A Christmas Carol





On episode 8 of the TSVP Radio Theater Podcast, we present R-ACT Theatre Productions’ 2018 Annual Holiday Radio Show, A Christmas Carol, performed live at the historic Merrick Art Gallery in New Brighton, Pennsylvania.

A Christmas Carol (adapted by local playwright Larry Spinnenweber) recounts the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the ghost of his former business partner Jacob Marley and the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come. After their visits, Scrooge is transformed into a kinder, gentler man.

Directors: Dave Joseph, Amy Joseph. Cast: Keith Zagorski, Janet Hutchinson, Carey Lynn Hill, Steve Walsh, Eric McAnallen, David Millar, Gloria Little, Bethany Straub, Larry Spinnenweber, Abigail Cox, Mary Rose Thomas, Bruce Travers, Kevin McGuire, and Jenn, Adaline, and Jonathan Rian.

R-ACT Foley Crew: Rosemary Kennedy, Leon Kennedy, Brian Shumaker, Donna Glaab.  Costumes: Shantih Bianco.  Keyboard: Mike Nelson.

TSVP Live Sound Engineering & Recording Crew: Kevin Farkas, Dave Holoweiko, Bryan Chemini, Josue Hernandez, Isaac Shuppas, Joe Gorski, Zach Yount.

This episode was recorded December 1, 2018 at the Merrick Art Gallery, New Brighton, Pa. Podcast executive producer: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: Kevin Farkas.  Music (available at Soundcloud.com): Zach Will (“Christmas Sketch”), Stella Wahlström (“Christmas”), Naoya Sakamata (“Dissociation”).  Other music: Mike Nelson.  ©Performance: R-ACT Theatre Productions ©TSVP Radio Theater Podcast/The Social Voice Project, Inc.  All rights reserved.



TSVP’s Radio Theater Podcast presents classic, contemporary, and original imaginative audio productions, including recorded, staged, and live streamed performances before live audiences.  In addition to showcasing performances, the podcast is dedicated to promoting and celebrating the craft of local theater.  In 2018, The Social Voice Project partnered with the Merrick Art Gallery and the Rochester Area Heritage Society to bring three radio-styled audio performances to Beaver County.






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