BWW Blog: Mark Price of Off-Broadway's A CHRISTMAS CAROL - Pint-Sized Yuletide
Tom Getchell is one patient man, he is also the fantastic creator and visionary behind one of the stars of our show, Tiny Tim. I had about six hours total to make friends with this nine string marionette and Tom was cool as a cucumber in working with me. But rather than tell you about Tiny Tim, I'd thought I'd show you what a day in the life of this magical dude is like.
Check out all the photos below!
Signing in before half hour.
Showing that craft isnâ€™t just a box of noodles and powdered cheese.
Reading time with Jessie Shelton. His taste in books ranges from William Wordsworth to Proust, but here he gets some sensible life tips from the Queen of sleuthing, Nancy Drew.
Getting some inside tips from Scrooge himself.
Accordion Lessons with Franca.
Stretching those Dickesian gams before half hour.
Studying his favorite prop in the show, Grimmâ€™s Fairy Tales.
Time for hair.
Last minute bathroom break.
Helping Michael Danek call the show in the stage manager's booth.
Some post-show downtime and light reading with Mr. Sedaris.
Me behind the scenes, snapping pics of this occasionally demanding wonder boy.