A Christmas Carol (full-length version)

by Roger Butterley and Tom Smith

About the Play

Drama with Music. Book and lyrics by Tom Smith and music by Roger Butterley, based on the book by Charles Dickens. 90-100 minutes. 5+ males, 5+ females (10-35+ performers possible). Suitable for high school and older performers, and elementary school and older audiences.

First produced by American Southwest Theatre Company (Las Cruces, NM). Also available in a one-act version.


An enchanting adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his redemption from a life of greed and sadness. When four ghosts visit Scrooge, he is forced to look at his life—past, present and future—and witness the effect he has on others. A "play with music," the script includes four songs.

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Printed Script $9.00 $0.00
Digital Perusal Script $9.25 $0.00
Performance Royalties $85.00 $0.00
Production Copy License $92.00 $0.00
Classroom Copy License $110.00 $0.00
Bronze Package $95.00 $0.00
Silver Package $130.00 $0.00
Gold Package $180.00 $0.00
Platinum Package $235.00 $0.00
Diamond Package $325.00 $0.00
Fundraising Add-On $95.00 $0.00

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