This production was staged as part of our 2015/16 Season

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

November 19 to December 27, 2015 | On the Alliance Stage
Part of the Holiday Series

Best enjoyed by ages 5 and up. Child pricing is available for children ages 5–12.

A limited number of partially-obstructed view seats are still available for select performances. If you cannot find seats for your preferred performance, contact the Box Office at 404.733.5000 for information about these additional seating options.

Featuring David de Vries as Ebenezer Scrooge and Chris Kayser as Jacob Marley

"...with the genius of Charles Dickens and the crème de la crème of Atlanta actors right in front of you, it’s a safe bet that this opulent, funny, moving entertainment will delight you." —Manning Harris for Atlanta INtown

Join the Alliance Theatre for one of Atlanta’s most treasured holiday traditions. On Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by ghosts offering him a chance at a better future—his old partner Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future—who teach him it is never too late to change. With an all-Atlanta cast and beautiful live music, this Broadway-scale production will warm your heart with joy whether you’re coming again or for the first time.  

We are proud to be participating in Carter's Pajama Program this holiday season – please join us.

Cast & Crew


  • Young Scrooge/Ensemble/Understudy for Fred/Mr. Fezziwig
    Lowrey is happy to return for another year of A Christmas Carol. Other Alliance credits include Edward Foote and The Wizard of Oz. Atlanta theater credits include... read more »
  • Daniel/Ensemble/Understudy for Wyatt/Ignorance/Turkey Boy/ Ensemble
    Da'Quan is a sixth-grader at Luella Middle School. Da’Quan is in the Jr. Federation Club, chorus and the drama program and has all honor classes. He has been... read more »
  • Ebenezer Scrooge
    Broadway: Beauty and the Beast (Lumiére). National tours: B&B, Wicked (Dr. Dillamond). Regional: TOTS — The Producers (Roger de Bris). Alliance credits ... read more »
  • Fan/Martha Cratchit/Ensemble/Understudy for Mrs. Dilber/Ensemble
    Shelli is thrilled to be back at the Alliance Theatre. Alliance credits include Tiger Style! and Little Raindrop Songs, a TVY production. Other recent Atlanta... read more »
  • Mrs. Dilber/Mrs. Fezziwig/Ensemble
    The Atlanta native is overjoyed to return to the Alliance stage. Alliance credits: Bike America, The Wizard of Oz, Crumbs From the Table of Joy, Joe Turner’s ... read more »
  • Want/Ensemble
    Bella is thrilled to return to A Christmas Carol and the Alliance Theatre stage for the third time! She previously performed in Shrek (Birdie/Happy Person) and Suessical... read more »
  • Wyatt/Ignorance/Turkey Boy/Ensemble/Understudy for Daniel/Tiny Tim/Ensemble
    Morgan is thrilled to return to the Alliance stage. Theatre: La bohème (The Atlanta Opera), A Christmas Carol (Alliance Theatre), Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker... read more »
  • Belle/Ensemble/Understudy for Ensemble
    Randi is thrilled to be back on the Alliance stage. Recent credits: Eva Peron — Evita (Serenbe Playhouse), Kelli — Hands on a Hardbody (Aurora) Janet... read more »
  • Bob Cratchit/Understudy for Jacob Marley/Ensemble
    Neal is excited to once again hit the Alliance stage in another wonderful year of A Christmas Carol! Alliance Theatre credits include One Flew Over the Cuckoo... read more »
  • Mr. Fezziwig/Christmas Present/Ensemble
    Bart is pleased as Christmas punch to return for his 15th season in A Christmas Carol. Other Alliance credits: August: Osage County, Tennis in Nablus, The Grapes of... read more »
  • Jacob Marley
    It’s always such a treat to return to A Christmas Carol — the Alliance, the all-star cast, the wonderful singers. I’m grateful. Next up is Dr. Faustus... read more »
  • Fred/Ensemble/Understudy for Ebenezer Scrooge
    Alliance Theatre: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Cheswick), August: Osage County (Steve), Glengarry Glen Ross (Williamson), Who’s Afraid of Virginia... read more »
  • Melinda Cratchit/Ensemble/Understudy for Belinda
    Cate is ecstatic to return to the Alliance stage for her third season of A Christmas Carol. Favorite credits include Moxie (staged reading), A Christmas Carol,... read more »
  • Belinda/Ensemble/Understudy for Melinda/Want
    Mackenzie is 11 years old and new to Atlanta, from Oklahoma. This is her first role with the Alliance Theatre. An aspiring singer and actress, she began singing in... read more »
  • Ensemble/Understudy for Christmas Present/Topper
    Eric is delighted to be returning to the Alliance stage. He recently finished two tours of Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, produced by John Mellencamp and... read more »
  • Mrs. Cratchit/Ensemble/Understudy for Christmas Past/Peg
    Courtney returns to the Alliance after appearing in such productions as Disgraced, The Geller Girls; By the Way, Meet Vera Stark; August: Osage County; and Who... read more »
  • Tiny Tim
    Jaden  is truly blessed to be back in A Christmas Carol for the fourth time, moving on after playing Tiny Tim for three seasons. Jaden, 12, is a seventh-grader... read more »
  • Topper/Ensemble/Understudy for Ensemble
    Eugene, a proud Atlanta native and Tennessee State University alumnus, excitedly returns to the Alliance having previously appeared in What I Learned in Paris,... read more »
  • Dick Wilkins/Ensemble/Understudy for Bob Cratchit/Ensemble
    Michael is excited to return to the Alliance stage! Atlanta credits: A Christmas Carol (Alliance Theatre); Rent (Actor’s Express); Les Miserables (Aurora Theatre... read more »
  • Peter/Ensemble/Understudy for Young Scrooge
    Tucker is excited to return to the Alliance in A Christmas Carol for his third year! He has been seen onstage at Georgia Ensemble Theatre, Atlanta Lyric Theatre and... read more »
  • Christmas Past/Ensemble
    Alliance Theatre: The Underpants, Arcadia, A Christmas Carol, The Dark at the Top of the Stairs, The Art of Swindling, La Bête, The Emperor’s Nightingale. Regional... read more »
  • Bess/Ensemble/Understudy for Mrs. Cratchit
    Laurie recently performed in Horizon Theatre’s ’Da Kink in My Hair. Theater: Sophisticated Ladies, Jelly’s Last Jam, Bel Canto. Broadway/tour: Singin... read more »
  • Peg/Ensemble/Understudy for Mrs. Fezziwig
    Minka has 15-plus years in theater and 20-plus years in operatic and concert singing. She is a five-time Suzi Bass Award nominee. She began training at age 6 years... read more »


  • Sound Design
    Clay has been the Resident Sound Designer at the Alliance Theatre for 16 years and has designed more than 90 productions including 26 world premieres, 30 musicals and 23... read more »
  • Set Design
    D Martyn is proud to have shared this 27-year journey of A Christmas Carol with David Bell and the Alliance Theatre, having designed the original production. He has... read more »
  • Stage Manager
    Liz is so happy to spend the holiday season with A Christmas Carol again this year. Other Alliance credits include: Ugly Lies the Bone; Pancakes, Pancakes!; ... read more »
  • Music Director & Pianist/Conductor
    Alliance Theatre: Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris; tick, tick…BOOM!; A Christmas Carol; Chess; The Grapes of Wrath;... read more »
  • Stage Management Production Assistant
  • Costume Design
    Mariann has been designing for the Alliance since 1987, most recently for Good People and August: Osage County. Other shows at the Alliance include Avenue X (Suzi... read more »
  • Lighting Design
    Diane dedicates her work in this production of A Christmas Carol to the memory of our dearly beloved friend, Pete Shinn. Pete and his colleagues Steve Jordan and Steven... read more »
  • Assistant Stage Manager
    Rodney is an Atlanta native. Rodney studied theatre at Florida A&M University’s Essential Theatre. His 13-year tenure at the Alliance has included stage... read more »


  • Director
    As the Sally G. Tomlinson Artistic Director of Theatre for Youth and Families, Rosemary has blissfully directed dozens of productions such as A Christmas Carol, Slur... read more »


  • Male understudy
    Kody graduated with a BFA in Acting from Oklahoma City University in 2013. He was an apprentice with the Atlanta Shakespeare Company for the season of 2013-2014, where... read more »
  • Female understudy
    Hannah is happy to be back at the Alliance! She was last seen as Mom in Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical (Suzi nominated) and A Christmas Carol (2015).... read more »
  • Female understudy
    Alexandra is thrilled to be back at the Alliance Theatre! You may have last seen her as an understudy in Christmas Canteen at Aurora Theatre. Recent credits: Kelly... read more »

Audience Feedback



We've officially hit summer here in Atlanta, and while temperatures are rising outside, we're staging the hottest dance party inside: The Dancing Granny. But with all there is to do this season, why should you grab the kids and come see the show?

A little known fact about the Alliance?
"We are the largest producing theatre in Georgia and if you break out our education department and its shows, that would be the second."

What is your hope for the future?
"For myself, I want to be happy. Motivation to succeed. For humanity, I wish for there to be more understanding, without disregard or hate."


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