A Christmas Carol (The Old Vic)


Matthew Warchus’ big-hearted, smash hit production of Charles Dickens’ immortal classic A CHRISTMAS CAROL returns to The Old Vic, joyously adapted for the stage by Jack Thorne.

Starring Tony Award-winning actor Christopher Eccleston (AccusedThe Leftovers, Doctor Who) as Ebenezer Scrooge, The Old Vic’s A CHRISTMAS CAROL fills the auditorium to the brim with music and merriment. A unique staging immerses the audience in this uplifting story.

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What is A Christmas Carol about?

Based on the novel by Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol follows the story of Ebenezer Scrooge as he explores his past, present, and future and the impact of his actions over the Christmas period.

Ticket Information

Tickets available for performances from

Running Time

2 hours, including interval.

Cast & Creatives

Christopher Eccleston (Ebenezer Scrooge)

Jack Thorne (Stage Adaptation), Matthew Warchus (Director), Rob Howell (Set & Costume Designer), Christopher Nightingale (Composer & Arranger), Hugh Vanstone (Lighting Designer), Simon Baker (Sound Designer).

Age guidance: 8 years +

Cancellation Policy
1. If you test positive for COVID-19, display symptoms, or are asked to isolate by NHS Test and Trace you can exchange your tickets.
2. If the show is cancelled due to COVID-19 or any other reason, you will be offered a free exchange or refund.
3. If the show is going ahead and you are able to attend, there will be no exchange or refund available.

Booking Period

11 Nov 2023 – 06 Jan 2024

For group bookings of 10 or more:
Submit a request online

Or call 020 7206 1176

Venue Information

The Old Vic

103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 8NB

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Coin Street.

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