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Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL

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The production officially opens tomorrow - Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - at San Francisco's Golden Gate Theatre.

Production photos are now available of the San Francisco company of the five-time Tony Award-winning production of A Christmas Carol led by Obie Award winner Francois Battiste (Ebenezer Scrooge); beloved Broadway veteran Nancy Opel (Ghost of Christmas Past); and award-winning actor, writer, and producer Amber Iman (Ghost of Christmas Present/Mrs. Fezziwig). The production officially opens tomorrow - Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - at San Francisco's Golden Gate Theatre.

Check out photos below!

This magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' timeless story, adapted by Tony Award winner Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and originally directed and conceived by Tony Award winner Matthew Warchus (Matilda), is now playing at BroadwaySF's Golden Gate Theatre through December 26, 2021. Tickets are available at BroadwaySF.com.

In addition to Battiste, Opel, and Iman, the cast includes Ben Beckley as Father/Marley, Charlie Berghoffer IV and Gabriel Kong alternating as Tiny Tim, Sam Faustine as Ferdy/Nicholas, LeRoy S. Graham III as Fred, Monica Ho as Little Fan, Ramzi Khalaf as Bob Cratchit, Stephanie Lambourn as Mrs. Cratchit, Ash Malloy as Belle, Kris Saint-Louis as Young Ebenezer, Annie Sherman as Jess, Wiley Naman Strasser as George, and Colin Thomson as Fezziwig. Rodney Earl Jackson Jr. and Helen Siveter are standbys.

A holiday masterpiece for all ages, A Christmas Carol opened on Broadway to rave reviews on November 20, 2019, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Breaking several box office records at the Lyceum Theatre, the production took home five 2020 Tony Awards for Best Original Score (Christopher Nightingale), Best Scenic Design of a Play (Rob Howell), Best Costume Design of a Play (Rob Howell), Best Lighting Design of a Play (Hugh Vanstone), and Best Sound Design of a Play (Simon Baker), sweeping all categories in which it was nominated. It also won a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Adaptation. A Christmas Carol will return to The Old Vic for its fourth season this year. In addition to this production, a second US production of A Christmas Carol will play LA's Ahmanson Theatre from November 30, 2021 to January 1, 2022.

This timeless - and timely - tale of isolation and redemption welcomes theatergoers into an immersive experience that is brimming with Christmas spirit. The production features dazzling staging, moving storytelling, and 12 of the most cherished Christmas carols, including "Joy to the World," "Silent Night," and "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear."

A Christmas Carol features scenic and costume design by Tony Award winner Rob Howell; lighting design by Tony Award winner Hugh Vanstone; sound design by Tony Award winner Simon Baker; music, orchestrations, and arrangements by Tony Award winner Christopher Nightingale; music direction by Matt Smart; music supervision by Paul Staroba; music coordination by Howard Joines; casting by Jim Carnahan, CSA and Jason Thinger; movement by Lizzi Gee; and direction by Jamie Manton.

A Christmas Carol is produced by Tom Smedes, Heather Shields, Nathan Gehan, Jamison Scott, Catherine Schreiber, Peter Stern, Xin Wen, Cornice Productions, Jack Lane, Instone Productions, Nancy Gibbs/Joseph Longthorne, Mark Lonow & JoAnne Astrow, J. Scott & Sylvia G. Bechtel, Walport Productions, Alexandra Weinstein & Tobi Pilavin Weinstein, Propaganda Productions/42nd.Club, Beth Lenke/Wolfstone Productions, Tanninger Entertainment, CHK Productions/Louise H. Beard & Seriff Productions, Mark Lippman, Fiona Howe Rudin/Sammy Lopez, David Lambert/Shawn Arani, Brian Mutert & Derek Perrigo/Gary & Reenie Heath, and Terry Schnuck/Joel t Newman, with Associate Producer Chase Thomas.

For more information visit: https://www.achristmascaroltour.com/

Photo credit: Joan Marcus

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Francois Battiste

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Francois Battiste, Colin Thomson, and Ash Malloy

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Francois Battiste and Ben Beckley

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Amber Iman and Francois Battiste

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Amber Iman

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Francois Battiste, Kris Saint-Louis, and Nancy Opel

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Nancy Opel

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
The company

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Francois Battiste with Nancy Opel, Amber Iman, and Monica Ho

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
The company

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Francois Battiste

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Monica Ho and Francois Battiste

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Francois Battiste and Tiny Tim

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
The company

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Nancy Opel, Amber Iman, Francois Battiste, and Monic Ho

Photos: First Look at Francois Battiste, Nancy Opel & More in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
The company


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