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A Christmas Carol

Important information and your link to view A Christmas Carol 

Thank you for registering to watch A Christmas Carol. This virtual version, filmed-at-home, is available to view using the free link and password provided below. Today through December 27, 2020, you have unlimited access to the viewing link. The video is one hour and 18 minutes. You can press pause at any time. To resume playing, press start.

click here for viewing Link
 Password: Scrooge
(password is case sensitive)

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor ConocoPhillips for their continued support of A Christmas Carol; this marks their 25th year supporting the show. And a hearty, holiday thank you to Vinson & Elkins, Deloitte, Norton Rose Fulbright, Rita and Scott Ballard, Carol and Mike Linn, Trini Mendenhall, iHeartRadio/Sunny 99.1, Houston Chronicle, and KHOU 11 for supporting this exciting new adaptation that is perfect for at-home viewing. 

Watch a special welcome to A Christmas Carol video from Rob Melrose, Alley Theatre Artistic Director; Baldemar Rodriguez, Alley Theatre Manager of Community Partnerships; and Teresa Trinh, an Alley Theatre Community Partner and the newly elected President of VCSA, Vietnamese Culture and Science Association.

Welcome to A Christmas Carol

How to Watch

· Click here

· Enter password Scrooge

· Press submit

· You can watch immediately or sometime before December 27, 2020 from your Vimeo video library. To view fully before the end of the viewing window, you’ll need to start the video by 10 p.m. CT on December 27.

· The video can be watched on your computer, tablet, or mobile device by returning here and entering the password Scrooge. In some instances, you can start the video on your device and cast to your television.

· You can also view on supported streaming devices such as Apple TV (4th generation only), Roku, Amazon devices, Samsung TVs, and Chromecast. In each of those cases, you may need to download the Vimeo app from your device app store. Then you will need to enter the link and password. 

· Instructions on how to watch on your TV screen are here.   

To access the Spanish and Vietnamese subtitles and the closed captions in English, simply click on the CC button in the lower right-hand corner of the Vimeo video and select the language you want to view the subtitles in:

Subtítulos en Español
Phụ đề tiếng Việt
Closed captioning in English

Support the Alley Theatre

The Alley’s free digital production of A Christmas Carol will be seen by more than 200,000 adults and children. The Alley is relying on donations this season more than ever before. Make a gift today to help the Alley continue creating powerful theatrical offerings for all Houston area residents to enjoy.

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Carol Activities

Before you watch the performance, the A Christmas Carol program, Stage Notes,  provides cast bios, sponsor backgrounds, virtual conversations, and much more including video interviews with cast and creative team.

There's something for everyone in this collection of virtual and non-virtual resources to enhance the A Christmas Carol viewing experience. Explore the themes, vocabulary, and history of Dickens’s classic on Alley Re-sourced, or dig into our interactive games and crafts in both English and Spanish.

The Alley Theatre is also hosting its annual Deck the Trees event at the George R. Brown Convention Center (GRBCC). The 30 spectacularly decorated trees are on display now through January 3, 2021 in the windowscape of the GRBCC for all to enjoy this holiday season. The trees are lit from 5 to 10 p.m. CT. Be sure to plan a trip to stroll down Avenida de las Americas and vote for your favorite tree.

Contact Info

If you run into any issues or have any questions, please contact us.

Monday through Friday, noon to 8 p.m. CT
Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. CT


Happy Holidays! 
Your Alley Theatre Box Office Team 
Tom, Charlotte, Carian, Juan, and Karla