The Greene Space at WNYC and WQXR presents a beloved holiday tradition — a live performance of a radio drama inspired by the Charles Dickens classic.
The story will be brought to life by your favorite WNYC and WQXR hosts and on-air talent, with Golden Globe-winning actor Kathleen Turner as Scrooge.
Fred Newman of A Prairie Home Companion returns to provide his signature sound effects. Featuring music by composer/pianist John Forster and electro-acoustic violist/composer Martha Mooke. Directed by Elliott Forrest.
Actors: WNYC's John Schaefer, Sean Rameswaram, Richard Hake, Jami Floyd, Jessica Gould, Brooke Gladstone; WQXR's Jeff Spurgeon, Terrance McKnight, Annie Bergen and The Naked American Songbook host Julian Fleisher; Science Friday host Ira Flatow; and Peyton Lusk as Tiny Tim.
Sound Effects: Fred Newman
Musicians: John Forster, piano and Martha Mooke, violin
Get a peek at how Fred Newman performs his signature sound effects: