|Set design for A Christmas Carol by Tom Pye for Phelim McDermott's production...|
[Courtesy: Benjamin Pollock's Toyshop]
Much of the evening’s enchantment springs from Phelim McDermott’s inventive direction, which plays deliciously with theatrical conventions, setting the action within a Pollock’s toy theatre (beautifully designed by Tom Pye), and then shattering the fourth wall with direct address...
- Theatre Review, Sunday Daily Express [20 Dec 2015]A must-see on the London stage through January 30th, this production of the classic tale A CHRISTMAS CAROL incorporates strong elements of toy theatre.
|Up, Up, and Awaaaaaaay!|
|The ghosts who show Scrooge what a miser he has become are brilliant|
|Press Night curtain call showing part of the life-size 'toy theatre' proscenium|
|Close-up of 'toy theatre' curtain behind actors as they take a Press Night curtain call|