Christmas bells are ringing at the Palace
Theatre as we welcome television, stage and screen star Charles Shaughnessy!
beautiful show has become a tradition for many over the years and it will be here
again, continuing to spread holiday cheer.
Based off the book by Charles Dickens’, this touching and heartfelt story
will be taken to a whole new level as we welcome television, stage and screen star Charles Shaughnessy as
misery Ebenezer Scrooge himself!
Charles Shaughnessy hails from England and is best known to
American audiences as Mr. Sheffield on the CBS hit show “The Nanny” opposite
Fran Drescher, as well as for his work in the role of Shane Donovan on the
daytime series “Days of Our Lives.” He recently portrayed Saint John Powers on
AMC’s critically acclaimed series “Mad Men.” Mr. Shaughnessy’s many stage
appearances include the triple Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Urinetown, Pasadena
Playhouse’s acclaimed production of Orson’s Shadow and
perennial favorites including Camelot and My Fair
A Christmas Carol tells the tale of grouchy old Ebenezer
Scrooge whom in the midst of the holiday season learns the value of giving and
what it means to be kind to the less fortunate.
His old partner, Jacob Marley, visits Scrooge and tells him that three
ghosts will haunt him.
clerk, Bob Cratchit, is struggling at home to provide for his family. Scrooge sees the conditions that the Cratchit
family is living in and the poor health of Tiny Tim. The spirits teach Scrooge that having money
does not make you rich, it is the relationships and values you hold that make
you that way.
heartwarming story was Voted Best Live Theatrical Production and
Best Theatre Event of the Year in Manchester by Hippo Magazine. - Music, lyrics, and arrangements are by our
own Joel Mercier.
with lively song and dance, special effects, actors from across the country a
live orchestra, and all your favorite holiday music this full-scale
professional production is a must for family holiday memories.