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Patch, Doyle, Landon, Keller, Koustik
Jerry Patch: On the Beach, a Victorian Christmas and Sunshine

Forty years ago, Jerry Patch’s summer had a routine: wake up early—around 4:30 a.m.—and work with Charles Dickens. Learn more about how the adaption of A Christmas Carol came ​to life.

Christmas Carol Cast
Song and Dance from A Christmas Carol

Get into the holiday spirit with clips from A Christmas Carol.

The Cast of A Christmas Carol
Meet the Cast of A Christmas Carol

Cast members for A Christmas Carol agree that the play is like family to them. Find out more ​about them.

Jay Scully
Meet Jay Scully, Acting Coach and Conservatory Instructor

Scully has worked extensively on set as an acting teacher​ and has coached a number of Hollywood’s top actors privately. Now he’s the instructor of SCR’s On-Camera Audition and Performance Technique class. Learn more about him.

Kids of A Christmas Carol
Meet the Kids of A Christmas Carol 2019

Sixteen young acting students auditioned for and were cast in roles ranging from the Cratchits to Turkey Boy to Girl About Town to party guests. Meet them in this video.

Hal Landon Jr.
A Christmas Carol: The Hat Trick

Hal Landon Jr. performs his famous hat trick in the 40th Anniversay production of A Christmas Carol at South Coast Repertory.

Howard Shangraw and Hal Landon Jr.
By the Numbers: A Christmas Carol at 40

As A Christmas Carol marks its 40th year, Orange County’s favorite (and longest-running) holiday show has delighted nearly 575,000 audience members. Here are some other fun facts for fans of the show.

JD Keller and Martha McFarland
A Conversation with John-David Keller, Longtime Director of A Christmas Carol

Keller will be stepping down from directing after being at the helm for 40 years and more than 1,400 performances. We caught up with ​him to find out what he will miss the most.

Hal Landon Jr.
Hal Landon Jr. Talks A Christmas Carol
On his 40th and final year with the iconic Orange County production, Landon talks red scarves, somersaults and lessons learned from Ebenezer Scrooge.