Audition Update: A Christmas Carol

Providence Players is still looking for one young man (18-28) to audition for the roles of Fred and Young Scrooge in the upcoming production of “A Christmas Carol”.  Please contact the director at: .

Adapted by Janet Allard and Michael Bigelow Dixon

Based on the novella by Charles Dickens


Directed by Brian O’Connor

Produced by Prince McLaughlin and David Whitehead

Six (6) MEN – Four (4) WOMEN & Four (4) CHILDREN



James Lee Community Center (Multipurpose Room)
2855 Annandale Rd
Falls Church VA 22031

Performance Dates (9) And Times
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m.
December 6, 7, 12, 13 & 14
Saturday & Sunday Matinees 2:00 p.m.
December 7, 8, 14 & 15

The Providence Players of Fairfax (PPF) is a non-profit community theater troupe. All participation is on a volunteer non-compensated basis.


Please plan on attending just one of the initial audition times but plan on staying for all or most of the audition period – we will likely have you up and down on stage more than once. Please RSVP to and let us know all of the initial audition dates you could attend and which, if any, you prefer. We appreciate flexibility!

AUDITION PROCESS: Auditions will consist of readings from the script – No monologue required.  We recommend that auditioners have a familiarity with the story – the book is short and wonderful, so you may wish to read it before auditioning.

AUDITION SIDES: Sides for the audition process will be supplied each evening.

AUDITION FORM: Resumes and headshots will be accepted, but are not required.  Each auditioner will be asked to fill out a form for consideration.

MEMBERSHIP: The Providence Players of Fairfax is a membership organization. Membership is not required to audition. If cast, actors in addition to production team members will be asked to become members of the Providence Players ($10) for the season (if they are not already).

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION:  This is an ensemble cast with actors playing multiple characters.  We are looking for a strong ensemble players, who can play varied characters, who is capable of telling the story.

Character Information

Ebenezer Scrooge (50-70)
Jacob Marley (50-70)
Bob Cratchit (35-50)
Fred, Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come, et al. (25-30)
Ghost of Christmas Present, et al. (40-65)
Fezziwig, et al. (50-70)

Mrs. Feziwig, Laundress et al. (50-65)
Mrs. Cratchit, et al. (35-50)
Belle, et al. (20-30)

Peter Cratchit, Dick Wilkins et al. (16-18)
Martha Cratchit et al. (13-17)
Belinda Cratchit, Ghost of Christmas Past et al. (9-13)
Tiny Tim (6-9)

Please remember to RSVP to and let us know all of the initial audition dates you could attend and which, if any, you prefer.