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Beijing Playhouse Announces Cast for A CHRISTMAS CAROL: A TWISTED MUSICAL COMEDY, Dec. 2-18

Beijing Playhouse is proud to announce the cast of A Christmas Carol: A Twisted Musical Comedy.

 

36 actors Beijing actors, from all around the world, will present the most frequently performed show in all of English theatre. 36 actors and about 70 crew make this the largest locally produced English theatre in all of China.

 

Beijing Playhouse’s A Christmas Carol is full of song and dance and audience interaction. The show runs December 2-18, 2016.

 

 

Cast

(in order of speaking)

Ebenezer Scrooge…………………..……. Vadim Matalyga

Villagers…………. Stella Li, Michael Lin, Lilian Wang

…………………………….. May Xia , Bella Xu, Xue Xiaofei

Charlie…………………..……………………. Tracy Flemming

Dickens…………………..……………………… Zoe Flemming

Bob Cratchet………………….…………………. Daniel Ralph

Mrs Sally Slapan/Fezziwig…………… Rayneris Robles

Mrs Tina Tickle……………………………………. Steve Qian

Nephew Fred……………………..………………. Ralph Wang

Ghost of Jacob Marley……….. Mitchelle Nyamukapa

Ghost of Christmas Past……………………..….. Lan Fang

Bajie the Christmas Pig……………………………. Eric Yan

Wujing the Christmas Sand Elementals.. Cici Meng

……………………………………………………………… Kalli Yang

Young Scrooge…………………..………………… Kevin Zhao

Belle…………………….…………………………….. Lillian Yuan

Ghost of Christmas Present………… Shandre Edwins

Christmas Presents…….. Lucas Chen, Christine Guo

……………….. Coco Meng, Cecilia Kuang, Joanna Qiao

…………………………………… David Rong, Veronica Zhao

Mrs Cratchet………………….………… Elizabeth Winship

Martha………………………………………………… Sierra Zhao

Belinda…………………..……………………………….. June Shi

Tiny Tim………………………………………………… Yifu Fang

Eliza…………………….……………………………. Shirley Song

Party Guests……………………… Carolyn Lee, Zhao Nan

Ghost of Christmas Yet To Come……. Clappy T. Cow

Turkey Child…………………….……………… Cecilia Kuang

 

Auditions were last week Sunday and Monday. First rehearsal was yesterday, Sunday, September 25. The cast plunged right in learning the first song and dance numbers. The show rehearses five times each week in October and November—all the way up until the December 2 opening night.

 

 

Crew

Director………………….……………………………………………………………………………………….. Chris Verrill

Stage Manager…………………..…………………………………………………………………………….. April Wang

Musical Director………………….…………………………………………………………… Catherine de Prinse

Choreographer……………..…………………………………………………………………………….. Dana Novales

Costume Designer………………….………………………………………………………… Rebecca Barkhouse

Set Designer………………….…………………………………………………………………………… Kirsten Collins

Props Master………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Shasha Li

Lighting Designer………………….……………………………………………………………………. Peter Botham

Sound Designer………………….……………………………………………………………….. John Mendenhall

Subtitles Coordinator……………….…………………………………………………………………………… Vivi Cui

Make Up Artist……………………………………………………………………………………………….. Jerry Wang

Original Story…………………….……………………………………………………………………. Charles Dickens

Adaptation………………..……………………………………………………………………………….. Alistair Clinton

Assistant Director………………….…………………………………………………………….. Margaret Holmes

Assistant Stage Managers………………….………………………………………….. Zoe Feng, Gert Marx

Assistant Musical Directors…………………………… Stephannie Tebow, Elizabeth Winship

Assistant Choreographer……………..………………………………………………………………. Laura Grant

Assistant Costume Designers………………………………. Ruthann Barkhouse, Chloe Zhang

Assistant Set Designers………………………………………………………………… Anne Liu, Dan Polzin

Assistant Props Master……………………………………………………………………………………… Lotus Liu

Assistant Sound Designer………………….………………………………………………… Edward Antonov

Technician………………..………………………………………………………………………………………… Lois Kong

Casting Assistant……………………………………………………………………………………………… David Peck

Assistant Technician………………..……………………………………………………………………….. Dong Yue

Special Effects Designer………………….………………………………………………………………….. Tom Liu

Localization…………………………………………………………………. Thomas Ferlisi, James Taverner

Box Office Coordinator……………….……………………………………………………….. Christina Chiang

Box Office Assistant………………………………………………………………………………………… Lala Wong

Program Editor……………………………………………………………………………………………. Lauren Mack

Deputy Ushers………………………………………………………………………. Jenna Lu, Leila Saphariny

Script Evaluation………………..……….. Gregory Joseph Allen, Peter Fox, Michael Gralapp

…………………………………………………………………………………. Kevin Lesmeister, Nancy Pellegrini

Translators……………….………………………………………………………….. Tiziano Kirchner, Eva Zhao

Web Master………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Qu Ning

Layout Artist………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Baker Zhang

Administrative Assistant…………………………………………………………………………………….. Maria Li

Marketing Assistants………………..……………………………………………………………………. Belinda Ma

Accountants……………….……………………………………………………… Li Ling, Li Xiaomeng, Liu Jia

Photographers……………..……………………………………………………………………………………. Ren Hong

Manufacturing……………..…………………………………………………………………………………… Chen Ping

Music and Lyrics…………………………… Gene Autry, John Frederick Coots, Jim Creeggan

…………………………………….. Bill Danoff, Fred Ebb, Barry Gibb, Maurice Gibb, Robin Gibb

…………………………. Haven Gillespie, Oakley Haldeman, Kevin Hearn, Michael Jackson

…………………………. John Kander, Jerry Leiber, Phil Medley, Taffy Nivert, Ray Parker Jr

…………………………………….. James Pierpont, Boots Randolph, James Rich, Ed Robertson

………………………………………… Bert Russell, Tyler Stewart, Mike Stoller, Pharrell Williams

Drivers…………………..………………………………………………………………………… Liu Guobao, Qian Fei

Stage Crew……………………... Victor Jiang, Hu Jun, Li Ke, Max Li, Melody Li, Reggie Liu

…………………… Enna Morgan, Sophie Noreén, Lara Novales, Ruth Novales, Cookie Qu

…………………………….. Hasan Qureshi, Eliza Sevilla, Jim Wang, Bella Xu, Chen Yingying

…………………………………………………………………………………….. Fabian Zhang, Rory Zimmerman

 

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