Devised in 2016, and performed yearly since to sellout audiences, this 'characterfully narrated and wonderfully sung' retelling of the much loved festive tale A Christmas Carol will leave you overflowing with festive cheer. With a cast of seven performers - one narrator and six vocalists - the story is brought vividly to life from the wonderful
The 'outstanding musical direction' of Adam Saiz-Abo Henriksen offers a diverse selection of songs and hymns to accompany the narrative, from the 16th century sacred carol Gaudete, via popular Christmas songs such as We Wish You a Merry Christmas, to contemporary adaptations of well-known classics.
The narrative of the tale is performed by Joseph Alexander Rawlings, whose 'embodiment of each character is spellbinding' and brings the text alive with charm and enthusiasm.
Adam and Joseph, company directors, are joined by a wonderful cast of professional vocalists, with collective performance credits including at the Royal Opera House, BBC radio, the Boiling Point and InTransit Festivals, Canterbury Cathedral, Science Museum Lates, Chelsea Flower Show, The BBC Proms in Hyde Park, the Chris Evans Radio Show and The One Show.
The Christmas Carol Experience Ltd. recently completed the Mercury Creative Entrepeneur programme, a creative business development programme offering workshops, financial support and mentoring delivered as part of the wider South East Creatives programme.