A Christmas Carol, the Musical

A Christmas Carol, the Musical


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A CHRISTMAS CAROL A Christmas Carol at Arvada Center
The Musical

Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Book by Mike Ockrent & Lynn Ahrens
Based on the story by Charles Dickens
Directed by Gavin Mayer

Don’t miss the festivities as the Arvada Center brings new life to this Dickens’ classic – a cheerful remembrance of the meaning of the season. This big Broadway rendition featuring music by award winning composer, Alan Menken (Disney’s Beauty and the Beast , Aladdin and The Little Mermaid ), is an enjoyable, musical staging that will bring the joy of the holiday to your entire family!

Main Stage Theater
Previews November 22 - 24
Show Runs November 26 - December 22

Talk Backs  
Friday, December 6 after 7:30 p.m. show
Wednesday, December 11 after 1:00 p.m. show

Times & Pricing:
Previews Fri, Sat & Sun at 7:30 p.m.; $36
Fri & Sat, 7:30 p.m. and Sat & Sun, 2:00 p.m.; center $73, prime $67, value $59
Tues, Wed, Thu, 7:30 p.m. and Wed, 1:00 p.m.; center $66, prime $60, value $53

Children's Tickets are 50% off!
Children's tickets 50% off offer valid for 12 yrs and under and offer is not available online - please call or come by Box Office. Please see our Children's Ticketing Policies


A Christmas Carol, The Musical - Cast

Please view attached Program to view cast - link in upper right corner under See Also


Videos featuring A Christmas Carol, The Musical


Watch the featured segment on KUSA-TV's Colorado and Company

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Tweets and Press about A Christmas Carol, The Musical

Cast members Cole Burden, Vincent Rodriguez and Robert White were featured on KUSA-TV's Colorado and Company on Dec 5, 2013. Here's a tweeted photo of the cast members with CoCo Host, Denise Plante.



Watch the featured segment

Watch the featured segment on KUSA-TV's



Print Press

“Home is where the art is” in the Arvada Press/Our Colorado News on December 5, 2013



“Skinflint and flinty elf spice up two shows” A Christmas Carol, The Musical review in the Denver Post on 

December 6, 2013



“‘A Christmas Carol, The Musical’ is performed at the Arvada Center” in the Examiner.com on December 8, 2013



“Warm chestnuts and theater naughty and nice” in the Denver Post on November 22, 2013



“Frosty season – theaters come alive with same shows but in classics come seasonal comfort” in the Aurora Sentinel on November 28, 2013



"A Christmas Carol puts the happy in the holidays" in Westword on December 12, 2013



"The Arvada Center Presents Family Holiday Cheer in A CHRISTMAS CAROL: THE MUSICAL" in BroadwayWorld.com on Dec 17, 2013


"it instantly puts you in the Christmas spirit and has the audience transfixed from beginning to end"


A Christmas Carol, The Musical Kids

View profiles of the children featured in "A Christmas Carol" and learn their Arvada Center Story


Hannah Katz - Talented Actress, Singer, and Sleep Talking Sixth Grader  Hannah Katz - Arvada Center Child Actress

At the age of six, Hannah Katz caught the acting bug when her mother took her to see her first play, a children’s production of  Snow White  . At the end of the show she exclaimed, “I want to do that!” And so it began. Hannah signed up for an acting workshop and began taking dance and vocal lessons. Read more



Vincent Rodriguez - Avid Reader, Creative Storyteller and Fearless Tiny Tim Vincent Rodriguez, Child Actor at Arvada Center

For only nine years old, Vincent Rodriguez is well beyond his years.  When he signed up for an On-Camera Acting class at the Arvada Center a few years ago, he was younger than the recommended age requirement.  And, it wasn’t the first time he needed an age exception.  At six, Vincent was playing competitive golf and participating in many activities with his older peers.   Read more


Nate Patrick Siebert - Precocious Performer, Singer and Star Wars Fan 

Eight year-old Nate is ready for another round on the Arvada Center's stage with the musical production of the Dickens' holiday classic, "A Christmas Carol" Read More






Kaden Hinkle - Music Lover, Math Wizard and Atypical Actor   

Ten year-old Kaden is delighted to be back again this holiday season  to reunite with friends in "A Christmas Carol, The Musical". Read More







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