MILWAUKEE -- Carl spent the morning at the Pabst Theater to check out the Milwaukee Rep's production of A Christmas Carol. The Rep has been putting on A Christmas Carol for more than 40 years. This year, they are debuting a brand new adaptation of the classic play as well as the largest set the Rep has ever built. The show runs through Christmas Eve.
About A Christmas Carol (website)
Don’t miss the wonderment and joy of a brand new A Christmas Carol. Featuring the same traditional story with your favorite characters, Milwaukee Rep is excited to present a new, family friendly adaptation written by Rep Artistic Director Mark Clements. You’ll be transported back to the heart of Victorian London for a magical immersive experience on the biggest and most elaborate set The Rep has ever created. Jonathan Wainwright, a favorite of local audiences, will take on the role of Scrooge becoming the 12th actor to portray one of Dickens’ most recognizable characters. Jonathan has been seen previously in A Christmas Carol as Mr. Cratchit and recently appeared as George in The Rep’s production, Of Mice and Men. Join Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim, and Scrooge in this holiday classic the whole family will love!