Scrooge! ATC’s New Holiday Musical

From the enchanting world of the Oscar-nominated film “Scrooge” emerges ATC’s Christmas musical extravaganza, crafted by none other than the illustrious Oscar-, Grammy-, and Tony-nominated composer Leslie Bricusse. Tony Award winner Shuler Hensley takes center stage as Ebenezer Scrooge and is joined by a distinguished cast of characters, live musicians, and an all-star creative team. Prepare to be mesmerized by songs that rival the brilliance of Bricusse’s compositions for “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” In this unique rendition exclusively brought to life by ATC, “Scrooge!” promises to become a cherished holiday tradition for your entire family. Don’t miss this extraordinary journey through the heartwarming magic of the season. Perfect for ages 7 and up.

  • "There’s a lot that’s impressive about this production, especially Tony-winning actor Shuler Hensley. His voice is gorgeous, his acting sublime, and he made the journey from miser to altruist smooth and believable."
    - Arizona Daily Star
  • "The whole ensemble impressed, and August’s direction was smooth and focused on clarity so that the story was never lost."
    - Arizona Daily Star

The run time of Scrooge! is approximately 2 hours, including one intermission. For more information about our venues, click here.

Three Things to Know:

  1. Leslie Bricusse wrote the 1970 movie Scrooge, the 1992 stage musical, and the 2022 Netflix animated adaptation.
  2. Leslie Bricusse is also well known for writing the music and lyrics for the films Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory and Doctor Dolittle
  3. A Christmas Carol was first published on December 19, 1843, with the first edition sold out by Christmas Eve. By 1844, the novella had gone through 13 printings and continues to be a robust seller more than 175 years later.

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Tony Award-Winning Actor Shuler Hensley Headlines “Scrooge! A New Holiday Musical” At Arizona Theatre Company

Arizona Theatre Company has announced Hollywood film and stage actor Shuler Hensley as the title character in the theatre’s holiday show, Scrooge! The Musical. Hensley’s list of roles and awards is long and illustrious. His film appearances include The Greatest Showman, The Legend of Zorro, Van Helsing, The Bread, My Sweet (aka A Wedding for Bella), Odd Thomas, Cruiser, Devil’s Hollow and the upcoming []

Meet the Famed Creative Dream-Team Bringing You “Scrooge!”

Arizona Theatre Company’s production of Scrooge! promises to be a magical and heartwarming experience, thanks in no small part to the incredible talents behind the scenes. The creative team responsible for bringing this timeless holiday classic to life is a group of seasoned professionals, each with a remarkable list of career accomplishments. Let’s take a closer look at the individuals responsible for making this production a reality. []

Scrooge! Cast

Scrooge! Creatives

Additional Staff

Jessica O’Connor — Youth Stage Manager
Ava Spanier — Associate Director
Sean Sanford — Associate Scenic Designer
Harold Dixon — Dialect Coach
Amy Sutton — Associate Costume Designer
Chanel Bragg — Local Casting
Brooke Ford — Associate Lighting Designer


Conductor/Keyboard 1 — Alan J. Plado
Keyboard 2/Programmer — Alex Gutierrez
Keyboard 3 — Liz Spencer (TUC), Andria Fennig (PHX)
Reeds/Woodwinds — Meghan Caramella (TUC), Greg Armstrong (PHX)
Bass — Lee Gardner
Percussion — Mell D. Csicsila

On the Stage

In the Rehearsal Room

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