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· A Christmas Carol. Synopsis: Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge is faced with his own story of growing bitterness and meanness, and must decide what his own future will hold: / A Christmas Carol-Funny Play Script Drama Notebook T+ 10 characters; 4M, 4F, 2Either; 10 pages in length.

Approximately 10 minutes running time. A comedic adaptation of the Dickens tale written by Andy Pavey. A Christmas Carol is a comedic adaptation of Charles Dick. Other plays: 'Christmas Carol' - RADIO PLAY for theatrical productions 'Christmas Carol' - STAGE-PLAY 'Christmas Carol' - ONE-MAN-SHOW 'Christmas Carol' - MUSIC & SOUND EFFECT tracks - Useful for ANY version of Scrooge's story 'Auntie Scrooge - A BACKWARDS Christmas Carol' - RADIO PLAY (A comic, modern "sequel") 'The Nativity Play' - Christmas Pageant - for churches seeking a.

Christmas Carol and his engagement to his fiancée Tami. Two Act Comedy, 6M, 3W, Multiple Sets, minutes There are an infinite number of ways the script can be interpreted. The visual idea of the first spirt appearing with a thousand lights in the air can be achieved with the purchase of. TRUNCATED SAMPLE SCRIPT A Christmas Carol TRUNCATED EXCERPT © Anthony E.

Palermo - [email protected] SCENE ONE: EXT. LONDON STREETS - AFTERNOON INTO EVENING (NARRATOR) 1. SOUND: JINGLING BELLS. (HALT AS SCROOGE YELLS.) 2. NARRATOR: Once upon a time, on Christmas Eve, old Scrooge sat busy in his counting-house. Ebenezer. GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PAST: Come, take my hand, we don`t have enough time. SCROOGE: No, I have seen enough, go away!. Don`t torture me!. GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PAST: Don`t blame me, I told you these were shadows of the things that have been.

SCROOGE: Take me back!. GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PAST: We have one more stop, our time is running out. “I have always thought of Christmas time as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time.

And therefore uncle, though it has never put a scrap of gold or silver in my pocket, I believe that it has done me good, and will do me good; and I say, God bless it!" SCROOGE "Good afternoon." NEPHEW “I'll keep my Christmas humor to the last. Script Synopsis: Ebenezer Scrooge (Alastair Sim) malcontentedly shuffles through life as a cruel miserly businessman until one fateful Christmas Eve when he is visited by three spirits, sent show him how his unhappy childhood and maladaptive adult behavior over has let him a selfish, lonely, bitter old man.

Released in the USA as "A Christmas Carol". · Lionel Barrymore is best known to movie fans for his portrayal of the evil Mr. Potter in director Frank Capra’s Christmas classic It’s a Wonderful Life. He was also known for his portrayal of Ebenezer Scrooge on broadcasts of A Christmas Carol during the Golden Age of Radio. On Christmas EveBarrymore teamed with Orson Welles and his Mercury Theatre for a Campbell Playhouse. A Christsmas Carol Music & Lyrics by Jimmy Calire Adaptation by J.B.

White Download a copy of Christmas Carol Script Production Notes. Originally produced in Ojai, CA, in Decemberour musical adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is designed to be easily and economically mounted.

We provide everything you need: master script, score, vocal parts, and sound effects. a Christmas carol: but at the first sound of "God bless you, merry gentleman!

May nothing you dismay!" Scrooge seized the ruler with such energy of action, that the singer fled in terror, leaving the keyhole to the fog and even more congenial frost. At length the hour of shutting up the counting-house. A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens Stave 1: Marley's Ghost arley was dead: to begin with.

There is no doubt whatever about that. The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk, the undertaker, and the chief mourner. Scrooge signed it: and Scrooge's name was good upon 'Change, for anything he chose to put his hand to. · Merry Christmas. Merry Christmas to one and all. Give a penny for the poor, governor. Penny for the poor. My partner, Jacob Marley, dead seven years today.

He was a good one. He robbed from the widows. and swindled the poor. In his will, he left me enough money. to pay for his tombstone. And I had him buried at sea. Good morning, Mr. Scrooge. Cratchit, what are you doing/ A Christmas Carol, Play version adapted by Frederick Gaines. This adaptation of Charles Dickens’A Christmas Carol was first produced by the Children’s Theatre Company of the Minneapolis Society of Fine Arts in November The script was edited by Linda Walsh Jenkins with the assistance of Carol K Metz.

Cast of Characters: Fred, Scrooge’s nephew Ebenezer Scrooge Bob Cratchit, Scrooge’s clerk. · Download A Christmas Carol Short Script Comments. Report "A Christmas Carol Short Script" Please fill this form, we will try to respond as soon as possible. Your name. Email. Reason. Description. Submit Close. Share & Embed "A Christmas Carol Short Script" Please copy and paste this embed script to where you want to embed.

A Christmas Carol was first produced and broadcast by The Air Command at KTWU-TV, Topeka, Kansas, on Nov. 23,with multiple rebroadcasts through the month of December. It was directed by Philip Grecian with the following company. · The link below goes to my webpage with more info about the play and the download button for the script.

FREE DOWNLOAD: A_Christmas_Carol_Hutchison_Small_Cast. CAST. 6 M 4W, Multiple Sets, 2 Acts. SCROOGE – one actor plays Scrooge for the entire action of the play. A “carol” is a religious hymn that is typically joyous and often associated with Christmas tales advocating charity and kindness. A “stave,” also known as a “staff,” is a group of five horizontal lines on which musical notes are written.

“Christmas Carol is one of the best traditions of the holidays.” – Star Tribune “Even though my tree is decorated and my holiday plans are made, it didn’t really feel like Christmas had started. And then the lights went up on A Christmas Carol and it did.” – WFPL News. There is also a 60 minute version featuring the Charles. Jack, this is Carol Aird. JACK holds out his hand. CAROL shakes it. JACK Pleased to meet you. CAROL Likewise.

CAROL retreats back to her own thoughts, smokes. JACK Hey, Ted Gray’s meeting me here and a bunch of us are heading down to Phil’s party. You’re going aren’t you? THERESE Well - yes. I just planned to get there a little. A Wicked Christmas Carol - VIRTUAL CLASSROOM SCRIPTS by Bobby Keniston. Peter Pan and Wendy adapted by Doug Rand. Miss Nelson is Missing! adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher. A Seussified Christmas Carol (full-length) by Peter Bloedel. Around the World in 8 Plays by Patrick Greene.

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer adapted by Timothy Mason. · 33 Free Christmas Fonts That Sound Like a Christmas Carol. You don’t necessarily have to get stuck in snowdrifts and to freeze your nose off in order to get that magical and enchanting spirit of Christmas. You may just as well enjoy this holiday, having replaced a Christmas tree with a palm tree, and the usual Christmas treats with some.

A minute condensed Christmas Carol play script of Scrooge and the ghosts who haunt him. An adaptation of the Christmas Carol classic for the stage for one to four actors.

Can be performed as a Monologue. Ideal for Christmas celebrations, home party performances, and corporate party events.

Downloadable printable PDF. Synopsis A familiar story told as a radio drama onstage, complete with sound effects and music cues, A Christmas Carol begins with the storyteller and his friends discussing the tale they will tell.

They decide on an opening line, and the storyteller begins, transforming into. A Christmas Carol. Condensed by Dickens for his public readings. 1-Marley's Ghost | 2-The First of the Three Spirits | 3-The Second of the Three Spirits | 4-The Last of the Spirits. Stave One Marley's Ghost. Marley was dead, to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that. The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk. · The performances are pulled off well, the script pays proper tribute to the source, and the costumes and designs try to match the book's original illustrations.

Rathbone's Scrooge makeup definitely has an eerie quality to it we just adore. 7 A Christmas Carol (). · Subject: A Christmas Carol - Which Script/Version? Greetings everyone! I hope you are all enjoying your summer. I'm looking for any information you have on scripts for A Christmas Carol.

I'm thinking about producing it this year at the high school I work at but it seems like there are HUNDREDS of options when it comes to scripts/versions of the. A Christmas Carol. Very flexible large cast size. Running time under an hour.

The School Play Package gives you rights to edit the script, change roles/cast size, add music, make DVD/Video & make any other changes to fit your students & your production.

A Christmas Carol musical play for kids, schools, theatres. See full cast list with all characters and roles. Hear sample CD sound cues with list of all cues and timings. Read the free script sample.

Also, author's notes and directing tips. · A Christmas Carol was the most successful book of the holiday season. By Christmas it sold six thousand copies and it continued to be popular into the new year. Sadly, A Christmas Carol wasn’t the moneymaker that Dickens hoped it would be. Sales were good, but the publication costs had been high. An interactive French Reading exercise about A Christmas Carol with clickable translations and French quizzes. Read and listen to this bilingual version of Charles Dickens's classic "A Christmas Carol," adapted and translated for beginning French students.

Charles Dickens Presents A Christmas Carol - Performance Fee Application $ Per Performance * Performance rights are only granted after the required number of scripts have been purchased. * The minimum required number of scripts is your cast size + 2. These may be purchased as either (1) hardcopies (printed) OR. The Christmas Carol-Sing script has proved very useful for the Sunday closest to Christmas when most of my ward choir members were off visiting their relatives but we still wanted a special service for Christmas.

Once we used all of the college kids who happened to. · THE ONE-WORD CHRISTMAS CAROL The traditional Christmas Carol story, more or less, told with each actor speaking a line of just a single word.

Cast: Can be done with as few as six, or expanded larger, if you desire. With six, 4 male, 1 female, 1 non-gender. Feel free, of course, to use non-traditional casting. A Christmas Carol INT. THE STUDY - NIGHT Huge gold lettering on the binding of a book. Quite unexpectedly, it reads: GREAT EXPECTATIONS Beside it on a shelf are other books: OLIVER TWIST, DAVID COPPERFIELD, and, of course, A CHRISTMAS CAROL.

A small hand reaches for this last and pulls it off the shelf. Sarah and Charlie, a married couple, run a small theatre that's presenting A Christmas Carol-- until Charlie shows up backstage to say the cast and crew are snowed liu-1.rue is planning to split up with Sarah tonight, but he's snowed in. Sarah, furious, capitalizes on Charlie's remarkable memory, and blackmails him into doing the play with her as a duo, relying on scripts when they need to.

· This list of links to free Christmas and Nativity play scripts is great for schools and Church groups. Free online Christmas scripts are hard to locate and many of the organisations hosting or linking to them have difficult-to-navigate websites.

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This version of Dickens’s A Christmas Carol strikes the perfect balance between a traditional retelling of the classic tale and a lighter touch that makes this holiday play ideal for younger audiences. As you well know, Ebenezer Scrooge finds himself on a journey of discovery and growth via three Spirits.

But did you know these Spirits have attitudes that spice things up with lots of humor? · But A Christmas Carol’s seemingly timeless transcendence hides the fact that it was very much the product of a particular moment in history. · “A Christmas Carol” has been adapted continuously for stage and screen since its publication.

The story of Ebenezer Scrooge being visited by. A Christmas Carol - play script. This is a play script for a Christmas Carol. It is a 20 minute play with 16 characters.

My school wanted to put on this production, but there were no suitable scripts, so I wrote this one. My advanced class of grades 4 to 6 put on the play. It is fairly simple English and short lines. We celebrate the coming of Jesus at Christmas by reading about His birth in the New Testament.

But do we ever think about Jesus being present in the Old Testament? This script is a fun way to recognize that Jesus was part of the plan all along from the very beginning. E-Views deliver a non-printable, complete preview script to your Pioneer library for reading anytime. Click on ORDER THIS TITLE, then select ELECTRONIC PREVIEW SCRIPT.

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Proving its staying power with a decade-long run at the Theatre at Madison Square Garden, A Christmas Carol, is an ideal choice for any theatre hoping to create a holiday tradition. The Christmas Monologue Bundle contains scripts for six characters in the Christmas narrative which can be used as stand-alone pieces to enhance any Christmas service, or combined with special music, video, additional narration, or other artistic expression to craft an entire Christmas.

· A Christmas Carol - A Ghost Story with @Markgatiss & @AdamPenford has moved to 26 Nov Jan If you've already got tickets your. A Christmas Carol By: Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol, Play version adapted by Frederick Gaines This adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol was first produced by the Children’s Theatre Company of the Minneapolis Society of Fine Arts in November The script was edited by Linda Walsh Jenkins with the assistance of Carol K.

Enjoy the time of Christmas dancing and singing along the strong tunes of Christmas Carols. Have a musical surrounding this Christmas. Get tempted to read the entire A Christmas Carol story with presenting an extract of A Christmas Carol Script. Christmas Carol script extracts are available to download in the following languages in PDF format' 'a christmas carol timeless teacher stuff may 11th, - a christmas carol by charles dickens this script could as well be a combination reader s theater and play narrator 1.

This EXPANDED script of A CHRISTMAS CAROL (as well as our smaller version of the story) is also very well designed to accommodate "classroom presentation use," "reader's theatre" or "radio" style productions for those groups who want to perform a "theatrical" version of the Dickens material but who don't have the time or the resources to mount. · 'Christmas Carol' One-Man Show Script & Musical Score by Tony "Sparx" Palermo - Playwright, Sound Effects Artist, Composer Here is a minute version of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' intended to be read by a single-narrator-.

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We are experiencing slight turbulence. A Christmas Carol simple and short play script I just finished writing this script for my intermediate students.I´ve also downloaded the music and the sound effects for this play.

Some characters can be omitted or there is the solution of is also a shorter script for elementary students. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens Its easy to link to paragraphs in the Full Text Archive If this page contains some material that you want to link to but you don't want your visitors to have to scroll down the whole page just hover your mouse over the relevent paragraph and.

A Christmas Carol - Act 2 - Summary Act 2 of the Christmas Carol begins with Scrooge getting a visit from the ghost of Christmas present. This spirit is a jolly man filled with happiness and laughter. They see how Christmas will turn out to be in the present time if. Dickens Was a Scrooge Himself (But he was Cratchit, too) Decem Shadows of a grim childhood, ghosts past and present, haunted Charles Dickens as he penned his immortal “A Christmas Carol.” Here’s the heartwarming, human story behind one of the world’s best-loved Christmas tales, and the strange kinship of.

This is a subpage for a transcript of Barbie in A Christmas Carol. The scenes are distinguished by the scene selection on the DVD of the film. In some releases of the film, Kelly is named Shelly. 1 Scene 1: The Snowglobe 2 Scene 2: O Christmas Tree 3 Scene 3: Deck The Halls 4 Scene 4: Bah Humbug 5 Scene 5 - Aunt Marie 6 Scene 6 - Christmas Past 7 Scene 7 - Little Eden 8 Scene 8 - Jolly Old St.

Watch #AChristmasCarol Fantasy drama movie. Starring Alastair Sim, Kathleen Harrison, Mervyn Johns, Hermione Baddeley, Michael Hordern and George Cole. · A story that has always touched my heart is Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol. I love the message and the the theme of it. I found a beautiful Young Reader’s Edition of this classic holiday tale and wanted to find some fun learning resources and lesson ideas to use in our home as we read it together this December.

I have compiled some of my favorites here for your use as well. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens adapted by Gary Owen. This is the first play adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic novel from an award-winning playwright who remains close to the original text but significantly updates the humor and fleshes out in spoken dialogue many of the important character passages from the book.

Discover the best A Christmas Carol books and audiobooks. Learn from A Christmas Carol experts like Cynthia Hand and Michael Rosen. Read A Christmas Carol books like The Afterlife of Holly Chase and Bah! Humbug! with a free trial. christmas Reclaiming 'A Christmas Carol' By Stephen Skelton The Entertainment Ministry. – Stephen Skelton, author of the new book A Christmas Carol: Special Church Edition, thinks that among the red-nosed reindeer and talking snowmen of the season, Charles Dickens’ beloved Christmastime classic has been misplaced.

The new book features the entire novel along with copious study. A play based on the Charles Dickens classic. N1: It’s Christmas Eve in London, N2: Ebenezer Scrooge sits at his desk counting money. N1: He is an old man with red eyes and a cold heart. Scrooge: Forty, forty-one N2: A freezing wind sweeps through the office. N1: Scrooge’s clerk, Bob Cratchit, shivers in a thin coat.

Bob Cratchit: Mr. Scrooge, sir, may I add coal to the fire? decades, in the numerous A Christmas Carol adaptations. Many famous actors have tackled the role of Scrooge as the traditional Victorian miser, like Michael Caine in A Muppet Christmas Carol, Jim Carrey in the computer-animated movie ofKelsey Grammer in a musical version, and Patrick Stewart in a TV movie of the classic tale.

A Christmas Carol (full title: A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas) is a Victorian morality tale of an old and bitter miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, who undergoes a profound experience of redemption over the course of one evening.(Summary from Wikipedia) Read by Glen Hallstrom.

For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD. a christmas carol play script. This family friendly, actor musician show promises to be a light-hearted and feel-good sixty minutes, full of music and dance to get everyone in the Christmas ‘spirit’. St. Petersburg City Theatre has announced AUDITIONS for their annual production of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’.

A Christmas Carol: Drama Script. by Daris Howard. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it * 0.

1 Star - I hated it 2 Stars - I didn't like it 3 Stars - It was OK 4 Stars - I liked it 5 Stars - I. · Director Amy Jones and the cast share their thoughts on the script for A Christmas Carol. The script has been created for Intermediate or Advanced Readers.

CAST OF EBENEZER SCROOGE, BOB CRATCHIT, TINY TIM, MRS. CRATCHIT, JACOB MARLEY'S GHOST, GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PAST, GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PRESENT, GHOST OF CHRISTMAS FUTURE, SCROOGE'S NEPHEW, NEPHEW'S WIFE, HOUSEKEEPER, VOLUNTEER. A Christmas Carol is a novella by Charles Dickens that was first published in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis. · A Christmas Carol Questions and Answers - Discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on A Christmas Carol.

· The publication of A Christmas Carol was a pet project for Dickens, and it was popular immediately, if not lucrative. He soon took to the road to stage one-man shows; The New York Public Library still has the script he used as his prompt copy in his. Lesson Plan: A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens Level: intermediate-advanced Language Skills: reading, writing and liu-1.rulary activities are included. Time: approximately 2 hours. Objectives: Students will achieve a better understanding of the story A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens by learning literary devices and terms (e.g., imagery, symbolism, protagonist, themes) used.

Attached is one site that provides a free script of the stage production of A Christmas Carol. There are others to be found by Googling "script a Christmas carol". · Among NYPL’s most treasured Dickensian prompt copies is that of A Christmas Carol (free download) — the classic novella, which blends elements of science fiction, philosophy, mysticism, satire, and cultural critique to tell a timeless story about the benevolence of the human spirit and our heartening capacity for transformation and.

SCRIPT SAMPLE - Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' - RADIO DRAMA - TRUNCATED [PDF] * Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. Every Christmas, people across the world license my 'Carol' script and music and sound effects cues for productions ranging from broadcasts to regional theaters, schools and even.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL (FULL LENGTH) - Author: Gayann Truelove, Tammy Barton - Script: $ - Full Length Play, Community Theatre, Holiday Theater - Holiday, Classics - Seasonal, Christmas, Classic Adaptations - 60 minutes - ISBN: Read the full text of Stave 1 of A Christmas Carol on Shmoop.

As you read, you'll be linked to summaries and detailed analysis of quotes and themes. · The Birth of Jesus (simple traditional pageant). This is is a traditional Christmas play script that’s easy to use and simple for small churches to perform. It’s mixed classic Christmas carols and some light narration. This pageant has been used with a cast of preschool ages year olds as well as a children’s church ages 2 – 5th grade.

A non-musical early draft of A s Radio Christmas Carol was first produced at Bas Bleu Theatre in Fort Collins, Colorado on performance was directed by Terry Dodd and Wendy Ishii. The full musical was first presented in its current form at was first produced at Bas Bleu Theatre in Fort Collins, Colorado on Novem. · In his popular story, A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens uses the musical term "stave" to indicate the chapters.

Dickens was known, on occasion, to use clever terms to describe the sections of his books. For example, in The Cricket on the Hearth, he calls the chapters "chirps.". From Scrooge and Tiny Tim to Bob Cratchit and Mrs. Fezziwig, Barlow's A Christmas Carol uses nothing more than some simple props, fresh physicality, and the power of imagination to convey this timeless story of redemption.

Witness Ebenezer Scrooge's transformation from a stingy miser to a man who generously celebrates the spirit of the season. · out of 5 stars A Christmas Carol (Critical Scripts) Reviewed in the United States on September 7, Verified Purchase.

Excellent supplement to the classic A Christmas Carol. It provided a different perspective that I had not seen before. I would use this as a supplement! Read liu-1.rus: 2. · Dickens began writing A Christmas Carol in October and finished the story, which came in at less than 30, words, six weeks later.

Writing a full story in this manner was new for him, as his. A Christmas Carol is a great story but a challenging text. This condensed version (text & audio) is aimed at English language learners and/or reluctant readers.

Thank you. I am so glad that I found this version. I teach ESL students and wanted to cover the story, but knew that. a christmas carol script. St. Petersburg City Theatre has announced AUDITIONS for their annual production of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’.

This year’s show is adapted by David Middleton & Anthony Carregal, and directed. Erie Playhouses to stage live drive-in performance of “A Christmas Carol” in Waldameer parking lot, with. Perform the script Ghost of a Christmas Chance. This modern-day Scrooge story follows Phil, a well-meaning husband and dad, who continues to overbook himself during the Christmas season, often leaving his family and the manger out completely.

A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in and illustrated by John Leech. A Christmas Carol recounts the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the ghost of his former business partner Jacob Marley and the spirits of Christmas.

· A Christmas Carol is a dark story, a rather spooky ghost story in large part, but its greatest effect is in illuminating the pain and misery one poor unfortunate soul inflicts on the multitudes.

A Christmas Carol is a critically acclaimed television movie based on Charles Dickens' famous story of the same name. It was directed by Clive Donner (who had been an editor on an earlier film version of the same story, 's Scrooge) and starred George C. Scott in an acclaimed performance as Ebenezer Scrooge. It was distributed by Entertainment Partners for CBS. As ofrights. · George C.

Scott's commanding presence, combined with the script's deep respect for Dickens' text, makes this one a winner. A Christmas Carol () Powered by Reelgood. ― Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol. tags: christmas. 77 likes. Like “I don't know what to do!" cried Scrooge, laughing and crying in the same breath; and making a perfect Laocoön of himself with his stockings.

"I am as light as a feather, I am as happy as an angel, I am as merry as a school-boy. I am as giddy as a drunken man. · A Christmas Carol may well be the most remade for movies/TV book out there, and the writers went for new ground, especially with the backstory of Scrooge. the arrogance of the script. 1a. A Christmas Carol - The Story (Worksheet A) Read and listen to the story of A Christmas Carol.

The story begins on Christmas Eve. Ebenezer Scrooge, a mean, unkind old man, is working in his office with Bob Cratchit, his clerk. His nephew Fred visits him and invites Ebenezer to celebrate Christmas day at his house. Scrooge refuses. A Christmas Carol captured the zeitgeist of the mid-Victorian revival of the Christmas holiday. Dickens had acknowledged the influence of the modern Western observance of Christmas and later inspired several aspects of Christmas, including family gatherings, seasonal food and drink, dancing, games and a festive generosity of spirit.

Relating again to his own younger self, he now remembers the boy who recently tried to sing him a Christmas carol, a boy he dismissed violently. Whether his empathy with the boy results from the boy’s solitary status or his poverty, the incident rekindles Scrooge’s instinct for kindness. © 2014-2021