Jack Thorne’s adaptation of the classic Charles Dickens story will return to the theatre from the 13th November.

(c)Manuel Harlan

Casting has been confirmed for the return of Matthew Warchus’s production which returns to the Old Vic Theatre from the 13th November until the 8th January.

The production’s cast is set to be led by Stephen Mangan (The Split, Green Wing, Episodes) as Ebenezer Scrooge. He will be joined by Bridgette Amofah (Mrs Cratchit), Geraint Downing (Ferdy/George), Nicola Espallardo (Jess), Karen Fishwick (Belle), Amanda Hadingue (Ghost of Christmas Past), Nick Hart (Nicholas), Oli Higginson (Fred), Rachel John (Ghost of Christmas Present/Mrs Fezziwig), Andrew Langtree (Father/Marley), Jack Shalloo (Bob Cratchit), Rose Shalloo (Little Fan), James Staddon (Fezziwig) and Samuel Townsend (Young Ebenezer). Further casting will be announced soon.

Matthew Warchus’ big-hearted, smash hit production of Charles Dickens’ immortal classic returns to The Old Vic, joyously adapted for the stage by Jack Thorne.The Old Vic’s A Christmas Carol fills the auditorium to the brim with music and merriment. A unique staging immerses the audience in this uplifting story.

Meanwhile, the creative team for the production includes: Set and Costume by Rob Howell, Composer and Arranger Christopher Nightingale, Lighting by Hugh Vanstone, Sound by Simon Baker, Movement by Lizzi Gee, Casting by Jessica Ronane and Musical Director Katharine Woolley.

A Christmas Carol will play at the Old Vic Theatre from the 13th November until the 8th January.