‘A Christmas Carol’ Returns to The Colonial Theatre

The cast of A Christmas Carol, 2014 (photo Christina Riley)

The cast of A Christmas Carol, 2014 (photo Christina Riley)

(PITTSFIELD, Mass.) – The 10th annual Berkshire Theatre Group community production of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol,” presented for the fifth time at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield and including 30 talented young Berkshire county actors, many of whom are returning to the Colonial Theatre, and some who are performing for the first time, runs Saturday, December 12 through Tuesday, December 22, 2015.

Eric Hill will return as director and in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge, and associate Education Artist, Travis G. Daly, co-directs. Returning BTG company members include Courtney McLaren, Kathy Jo Grover, Hanna Koczela, Rylan Morsbach, Ralph Petillo, Gail Ryan, E. Gray Simons III, Rufus Taylor and Tom Towne, along with 30 Berkshire County children joining the community cast.

Kate Maguire, Berkshire Theatre Group Artistic Director/CEO, says, “We’re proud to have produced A Christmas Carol for the past 10 years. It has become an annual Berkshire holiday tradition for so many families. I am truly touched to see the children that have grown up on the stage with us. For instance, this year marks sixteen-year-old Hannah Koczela’s sixth production of ‘A Christmas Carol’ with BTG.”

Tickets for A Christmas Carol are $37 for adults and $27 for children 16 and under. Tickets may be purchased in person at the Colonial Ticket Office at 111 South Street, Pittsfield or by calling (413) 997-4444 or online at Berkshire Theatre Group. The Ticket Office is open Monday-Friday 10am–5pm, Saturdays 10am–2pm or on any performance day from 10am until curtain. All plays, schedules, casting and prices are subject to change.


A Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens

adapted by Eric Hill

at The Colonial Theatre

Tickets: Adults: $37 Children 16 and under: $27



Performance Dates:

Saturday, December 12 at 7pm

Sunday, December 13 at 2pm

Thursday, December 17 at 7pm

Friday, December 18 at 7pm

Saturday, December 19 at 2pm and 7pm

Sunday, December 20 at 2pm and 7pm

Monday, December 21 at 7pm

Tuesday, December 22 at 7pm


Celebrate the timeless holiday tradition of A Christmas Carol with the whole family and revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is shown the error of his ways and reformed by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with holiday carols and the wonderment of the season.





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