Sometimes we lose sight of the true meaning of Christmas with all the gifts and commercialism. Alpha’s take on ‘A Christmas Carol’ shows how Scrooge’s greed and focus on money is his weakness. Learn more
Based on Charles Dickins classic tale, this entirely original story uses the classic literature masterpiece as the basis for a new story about the true meaning of Christmas. Learn more
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Our special Christmas show tours every Christmas! It is made to be a special extra show in addition to your main Alpha show! Learn more
About the Show
Alpha’s Scrooge is an original story about the son of the original Scrooge in ‘A Christmas Carol’, who has had some bad experiences with Christmas and, with the help of the somewhat superficial members of the town, finds the real meaning of Christmas, about love, kindness and family.
Values Theme: TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS
Want to have some fun this Christmas whilst also learning how to go beyond the over-commercialisation of the silly season? This is the show for you!
Details for Theatres
- Suitable for all audiences, families work well, age 3 upwards to age 16+
- Modular set, 10 metres wide, height 4.2m. Fits perfectly on a stage, connects to wings.
- Price for 1 show $2000 + GST (max audience 250)
- Price for 2 shows $3100 + GST (max audience 400)
Details for Schools
- Modular set, about 9 metres wide. Height clearance about 4.2 metres
- Suitability: Prep/Kinders/Pre-school to Year 6 in Primary Schools, Year 7 to Year 12 in High Schools (we can adapt show for older audiences)
- Duration: 90 minutes + Question Time / Set up time: 90 minutes
- Space needed: 10m x 10m cleared space (MINIMUM)
- Power: 3 phase OR 2 power points on separate circuits
- Fog Machine: venue must have smoke detectors isolated
- Snow Machine: no special preparation needed
- Show start (approx): 9:15am or 1:45pm/1:30pm (for 1 show); 9:15am/11:30am (2 shows)
- Cast arrive at 7:45am or 12pm
Flat rate Pricing
If you are booking at this rate for only a few grade levels, you are encouraged to get other year levels on board to make up the numbers to at least 150, to save you money per student
- For audiences less than 120 (max is 120)
- Price for any school with low student numbers
Per Student Pricing
- Min audience 120 students (max 1000 per performance)
- Discounts apply for whole school and annual bookings
- Call or email now for your price!
Conditions of Booking
- A specific date and time cannot be guaranteed (even if you have paid a deposit); although we will work with you to find the best time suitable
- A booking deposit of $300 applies at time of booking to reserve your date – note this only confirms your date, not other details (like audience size). Alpha does not take bookings without a deposit.
- The booking deposit is NON-REFUNDABLE under any circumstances
- A cancellation fee of $500 (per show/day) in addition to the booking deposit applies to all cancellations received up to 7 days before show.
- PLUS other conditions, click link to read full terms