Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with TITAN Theatre Company's A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Titan Theatre Company's annual production of Charles Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL opens this Friday December 4 and runs till December 20th at Queens Theatre. The original musical adaptation was conceived by Emily Trask & Lenny Banovez and was named "Best Production" in the Timesledgers "Best Of Queens" Awards in 2014. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below!
"Rehearsals have been going extremely well, and we are almost having a bit too much fun...if that's possible." said Director Lenny Banovez. "I could not be more excited personally to be bringing this lovely production back annually. It is truly my hope that Titan's A CHRISTMAS CAROL becomes a part many families holiday traditions, not only in Queens, but all of New York City."
The production stars Michael Selkirk (Titan Resident Acting Company, Workshop Theatre, Teatro Franco Parenti) as Ebenezer Scrooge. Titan surrounds Selkirk with an A List cast. Brad Makarowski (Shakespeare Theatre DC, Asolo Rep) as Ghost of Christmas Present/Mr. Fezziwig; Marc LeVasseur (Titan Resident Acting Company, Pearl Theatre, Red Bull Theatre) as Bob Cratchit; Laura Frye* (Titan Resident Acting Company, Virginia Shakespeare, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, Teatro Franco Parenti) as Christmas Past/Mrs. Cratchit; Jonathon Hicks (Titan Resident Company, Milwaukee Rep, Chicago Shakespeare) as Fred/Young Scrooge; Marcus D. Johnson (Asolo Repertory Theatre, Gallery Players) as Jacob Marley; Bailey Seeker (Titan Resident Company, Cherry Lane, Secret Theatre) as Belle/Emily. Melissa Joiner, Tom Morin, Annie Keris, Kate Semmens and Andrew Mazer round out the adult company. The children's cast includes Layla Moon Blatt, Silas Wade, Ian O'Boyle, Quinn Theobald, Moore Theobald, Skya Theobald, Sophia Fiallo, Emily Hellmann and Sophia Scarpa.
Titan Artistic Director Lenny Banovez will Direct. Music Director is Wiley DeWesse, Choreographer is Nicholas Sotack*, Scenic Design is by Michael Sabourin, Costume design is by Becky Willet. Lighting Design is by Katy Atwell. Weston Wetzel is the Sound Designer. Chris Flores is the Production Stage Manager, Kris Murphy is the Assistant Stage Manager.
Tickets available online at www.titantheatrecompany.com or by calling the Box Office at 718-760-0064. Tickets may also be purchased in-person at the Queens Theatre Box Office, Tuesday through Friday 12pm to 6pm, and two hours before showtimes on weekends.
Michael Selkirk as Scrooge and Silas Wade as Tiny Tim
Michael Selkirk and Kate Semmens
Laura Frye as The Ghost of Christmas Past
The Cratchit Children (Layla Blatt, Emily Hellmann and Silas Wade)
Quinn Theobald as Boy Scrooge
Brad Makarowski as The Ghost of Christmas Present with the Cratchit Family
'Fred's Party' with cast members from Titan's A CHRISTMAS CAROL