In 1853, Charles Dickens began to perform A Christmas Carol in public, portraying each of the characters himself without props or costumes. This tradition continues with Iain Bell and Simon Callow’s chamber opera adaptation, bringing the redemption that embodies the Christmas spirit to life.
Iain Bell, composer
Simon Callow, librettist
Michael Weidman, Rosehill Cemetery
5800 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60660