We’re Scrooged! Listen to Local Actors in ‘A Christmas Carol’ Radio Play on WPPB

Scrooge and Marley's Ghost.
Scrooge and Marley's Ghost.

This holiday season, WPPB 88.3 FM will rebroadcast its 2011 production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, adapted for radio.

Produced by WPPB radio host Bonnie Grice, A Christmas Carol is the public radio station’s first radio drama. Michael Disher, of Center Stage at Southampton Cultural Center, directs.

The hour-long play will be aired multiple times on 88.3 FM and it can be streamed at any time at peconicpublicbroadcasting.org.

The cast includes Dan Becker as Scrooge; Josh Gladstone, the artistic director of The John Drew Theater at Guild Hall, as the narrator, Marley and Fezziwig; Paul Bolger as Bob Crachit; Barbara Jo Howard as Mrs. Crachit; Katie Kneeland at Tiny Tim; Tristan Vaughan as Scrooge’s nephew and young Scrooge; Brooke Alexander as the Ghost of Christmas Past; Rosemary Cline are Scrooge’s fiancée and Crachit’s daughter; Meryn Anders as Scrooge’s sister, Fan; Terrance Fiore as the Ghost of Christmas Present; Rupert Stow as a collector for charity; Julia Tyson as two different children; and Brendan O’Reilly as Belle’s husband.

The 2013 broadcast schedule is:
• Saturday, December 14, 5 p.m.
• Sunday, December 15, 4 p.m.
• Saturday, December 21, noon
• Tuesday, December 24, noon
• Wednesday, December 25, 5 p.m.

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