The Christmas Carol Files
Tuesday 10:30 am Student Matinee
You are thinking 10:30 seems awfully early for presenting theatre to 1100 screaming yutes? Yes, I agree completely.
In fact, they were very well behaved. Perhaps too well behaved. At the end of Act I they sat in absolute silence. Scrooge exited stage left in the black-out then started his own applause.
A few school groups stayed for a post-show discussion with the child actors. Adult actors too, but they’re not in such a rush to get back on-stage to claim their fame.
Question: Why is there a person in the Christmas Yet To Come costume?
Answer: It’s easier to use an actor than a robot.