Directed and choreographed by book writer Armstrong, the production will officially open at the Off-Broadway theatre Dec. 15. The cast comprises Kevin Del Aguila, Stewart Gregory, Christopher Guilmet, Miles Kath, Herndon Lackey, Meghan McGreary, Margaret Nichols and Tom Plotkin.
The A Christmas Carol creative team includes scenic designer James Wolk, costumes designer Gregory A. Poplyk, lighting designer Jeff Croiter and sound designer Eric Shim with musical direction by Rick Hip-Flores and orchestrations by Greg Pliska.
The 90-minute musical, according to press notes, "captures the holiday spirit with Scrooge, Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit and all the rest."
The Lucille Lortel Theatre is located at 121 Christopher Street. Tickets, priced $25-$35, are available by calling (212) 279-4200 or by visiting www.twusa.org.
* Theatreworks/USA is America's foremost not-for-profit professional theatre for family audiences.