Casting

Casting

Cast Size: Flexible Cast Size
Cast Type: Children
Dance Requirements: Standard

Character Breakdown

Fred
Scrooge's nephew. A kind, friendly man who looks tenderly upon the holidays and pities his uncle.
Gender: male
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2
Old Scrooge
The stingiest man in town who cares for nobody but himself. Conservative, grouchy, and only thinks about money. After being haunted by three spirits, he realizes the error in his ways and makes amends with everyone he has wronged.
Gender: male
Age: 50 to 75
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2
Bob Cratchit
Scrooge's clerk. Always tries to stay positive, despite having to care for a poor family and a sick son. Timid, compassionate, loving.
Gender: male
Age: 30 to 45
Vocal range top: Eb4
Vocal range bottom: Db3
Mrs. Dilber
Scrooge's wily and widowed charwoman. She makes a great display of activity, but is fed up with her employment. Charitable and always looking for a mouth to feed.
Gender: female
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: Bb3
Hawkins
A poor ragpicker, he solicits to Scrooge and tries to use his sense of humor to get what he wants. Finds a friend in Mrs. Dilber.
Gender: male
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2
Ghost Of Jacob Marley
A shade, the spirit of Scrooge's former partner. Tortured for eternity in the after-life for his previous miserly behavior.
Gender: male
Age: 50 to 70
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: C3
Ghost Of Christmas - Past
The first spirit to come to Scrooge, who walks him through his past. A sympathetic narrator.
Gender: any
Age: 18 to 40
Mr. Fezziwig
Scrooge's one-time employer. A jolly socialite who knows how to throw a party and make people happy.
Gender: male
Age: 40 to 50
Young Scrooge
A handsome, young version of Scrooge. A romantic who dreams of a life with Belle, but obsessed with becoming rich.
Gender: male
Age: 18 to 25
Vocal range top: Eb4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2
Belle
Scrooge's boyhood sweetheart, she is sweet and flirtatious. Leaves Scrooge when he pushes her away due to his own greediness.
Gender: female
Age: 18 to 25
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: Bb3
Ghost Of Christmas - Present
The second spirit to come to Scrooge, who shows him Christmas Eve around London. A literal representation of "the Christmas spirit," jolly and energetic.
Gender: male
Age: 25 to 55
Vocal range top: Eb4
Vocal range bottom: D3
Mrs. Cratchit
Bob's wife and the mother of the Cratchit family. A loving person, but looks down upon Scrooge's treatment of her husband.
Gender: female
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: C3
Martha
Bob Cratchit's daughter. Happy, confident, and extremely kind to her younger siblings.
Gender: female
Age: 14 to 18
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: B3
Tiny Tim
Bob Cratchit's youngest son. A frail, sickly boy, but very optimistic.
Gender: male
Age: 7 to 12
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: C4
Ghost Of Christmas Yet-to-come
The third spirit to come to Scrooge, who shows him what will happen after Scrooge's death. A spooky mute phantom.
Gender: male
Age: 20 to 50
Ensemble
Narrator-Carolers, Gentlemen, Beggars, Clerks, Cratchit Children (Peter, Belinda, Billy, Annie), Townspeople, Lost Souls, Christmas Toys (Ballerina Doll, Jumping-Jack, Clown, Teddy Bear, Elephant, Wooden Soldier), Demons, Sidewalk Merchants (Organ Grinder, Chestnut Vendor, Pieman), Fred And Betty's Guests (Alice, Susan, Topper)