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What to expect
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It is a homecoming in London for the impressive classic Christmas tale by Charles Dickens. The songs in this performance create the music of the Great Smoky Mountains and help create the Christmas story we all love. Dolly Parton performs the music for this musical, which is based on the nostalgic Charles Dickens classic. Watch the beloved Christmas story with a twist from East Tennessee, in this all-new musical named 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' by Dolly Parton. Join in at the Southbank Centre in London for a limited Christmas season with a special score written by none other than Dolly Parton. The story is set in East Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains in the '30s. This touching production also includes Ebenezer Scrooge who is the sole proprietor of a mining company town. The rest is history, as Scrooge becomes greedy and is blind to the gifts and joys of the Christmas season. Three ghosts visit Scrooge as a snowstorm approaches on Christmas Eve. The ghosts show him that life is so much better with love, and the ability to love and be loved is the best and most priceless gift humans possess. The memorable characters from Charles Dickens and the storytelling and songwriting from Dolly Parton make this musical one of the most joyful ever. Book your 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' tickets now.
About 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol'
What is 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' about?
Although Dolly Parton does not appear live in this musical, we get to hear her music throughout the play. It is the same story about Scrooge and his callous greed, making him not see the joy of the world, but this time, with an East Tennessee twist to the story.
This is your chance to see the Great Smoky Mountains that were such a big part of Dolly Parton's childhood. This is a reimagining of the classic Christmas story by Charles Dickens, and the songs of this musical are written by Dolly Parton herself. London audiences are in for a treat, as the story is now set in East Tennessee's Smoky Mountains. The tale takes place in the '30s, amongst the harsh mountains. This new production at the Southbank Centre reworks the classic, where Ebenezer Scrooge is the sole proprietor of a mining company in town. He is blinded by money and greed takes over the man. He becomes so greedy that he is unable to see the beautiful gifts and joy of the holiday season.
Christmas Eve approaches fast along with a snowstorm and Scrooge is visited by three different ghosts. The first one to visit is his dead business partner. The three ghosts try to show Scrooge a new life that he could have. The ghosts try their best to get him to accept that the most valuable thing in the world is love.
With brilliant songwriting and storytelling from Dolly Parton and classic characters from the legendary Charles Dickens, this musical is heart warming and a great Christmas gift.
Buy 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' tickets today and enjoy Ebenezer Scrooge in a new role. Queen Elizabeth Hall at Belvedere Road in Southbank Centre is waiting for your presence to watch this masterpiece.
What age is 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' suitable for?
'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' is suitable for ages eight and over.
How long is the show?
The running time of the show has not been announced yet. Book tickets and enjoy the show with your family.
Who is the team behind 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol'?
The original soundtrack, including music and lyrics, was written by Dolly Parton. David H Bell has written the book and is the lead in the adaptation. Paul T Couch is also in this adaptation and is the producer of the production. Curt Wollan is the adaptor.
Fiery Angel Entertainment is the presenter of the show.
The Imagination Library of Parton has helped a lot of London school kids with her free books, along with assisting with donating funds to the Moderna vaccine.
Who is in the London cast of 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol'?
The cast of the show has not been announced. Watch the cast in action here at the Southbank Centre in London. Book 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' tickets today.
Directions, Venue Info, And Attendee FAQs
Where is 'Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol' being performed?
The address of the venue is Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road Lambeth, London SE1 8XX.
How do I get to Queen Elizabeth Hall?
Northumberland Avenue road will take you to the destination in the shortest possible time.
Embankment is the nearest tube station to the destination. It is around five minutes away from the theatre. Charing Cross and Waterloo are two other tube stations that are located nearby.
The nearest train station is London Waterloo East. It is around 10 minutes away. You can also choose to travel to Charing Cross or Waterloo train station, which are around 15 minutes away.
You can also choose to travel by bus to the destination. The bus services in the city run both day and night.
Book tickets for the show and check the timings before leaving for the theatre to avoid traffic.
Where can I park near Queen Elizabeth Hall?
You can park at the National Theatre Car Park or the APCOA Cornwall Road Car Park.
Where are the toilet facilities at Queen Elizabeth Hall?
There are toilets available at the venue. Accessible toilets are also available.
Is Queen Elizabeth Hall accessible?
Wheelchair users and guidance dogs are allowed inside the theatre. There is a lift outside the Artists' Entrance on Southbank Centre Square that will take you to the second level. You can enter the theatre from Riverside Terrace. All areas of the theatre are accessible from the main foyer.
There is also a cloakroom on the first level of the theatre.
Where can I eat nearby?
Some popular recommendations are Giraffe at Royal Festival Hall, Skylon, and Slice by Pizza Pilgrims.