Nov. 29 & 30, Dec. 5 - 7, 12 - 14 @ 8:00 pm
Dec. 1 & 8 @ 3:00 pm

The Carols

Book and lyrics by Jennifer Child
Music by Monica Stephenson

Directed by Erika Cuenca & Robyne Parrish

Music Director: Douglas Levine

With: Elizabeth Boyke*, Beth Johnstone Bush*

Marc Moritz*, Moira Quigley* Mandie Russak 

It's Christmastime in 1944. War is raging and, here at home, a group of neighbors gathers at the VFW to make the most of what they have.  

 

This new original musical comedy, first staged in 2017, is back by popular demand and tells the story of an oddball friendship between a trio of singing sisters, an out-of-work Catskills comic, a limping piano player, and their grumpy Scrooge-like landlady. The Carols is a heartfelt, laugh-out-loud and hopeful musical that looks at making something right with all the wrong people. 

"For a laugh-out-loud evening of theatre that will leave you smiling and marveling at the talent in Pittsburgh, The Carols is a must-see show.”  
PGH in the Round

This show is really funny, clever, sometimes silly and a joy to watch...beautiful songs...a crowd pleaser

'Burgh Vivant  

“...the heart is there, and for a holiday show, that’s essential. At its core, The Carols is about loss, and the power the holidays have to reconnect us.  Pittsburgh City Paper

 

 

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Making her off the WALL debut as Miss Betty. 

Actor - Miss Betty

Beth Johnstone Bush

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Mandie is reprising her role as Rose Carol. For more info, click here...

Actor - Rose Carol

Mandie Russak

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Making his off the WALL debut as music director as well as the pianist Teddy. For more info, click here

Music Director - Teddy 

Douglas Levine

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Erika is the Associate Artistic Director of off the WALL and produced the first version of The Carols in 2017. 

Director

Erika Cuenca

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Robyne is an actor, director and playwright and among many  other plays,  directed The Carols in 2017. For more info, click here  

Director

Robyne Parrish

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This is her third play with off the WALL, having just appeared in Not Medea. For more info, click here

Actor - Silvia Carol 

Elizabeth Boyke

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Moira is reprising her role as Lily Carol

Actor - Lily Carol

Moira Quigley

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Making his off the WALL debut

as Melvin Shaatz.

Actor - Melvin Shaatz

Marc Moritz

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Jen is a playwright, actor, director and Artistic Director of 1812 productions in Philadelphia. More, click here

Playwright - Lyricist

Jennifer Childs

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Monica is a composer, vocalist, comedian and teaching artist living in Pittsburgh. For more info, click here

Composer

Monica Stephenson

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