Back by popular demand, Disney’s much loved 1992 musical comedy The Muppet Christmas Carol returns to The Bridgewater Hall, the beloved festive movie brought to life by a talented orchestra performing its musical score live in time with the film.
The original score was composed by Miles Goodman (“Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,” “Little Shopof Horrors”) with songs by Oscar®,Emmy® and Grammy®-winning songwriter Paul Williams (“Rainbow Connection,” “Evergreen”).
The Muppet Christmas Carol boasts a stellar cast, withKermit the Frogbeing played by Steve Whitmire, Frank Oz as Miss Piggy, Michael Caine as Ebenezer Scrooge and Gonzo, as Dickens, narrates the story with the help of Rizzo the Rat. Scrooge receives visits from spirits of three Christmases; past, present and future. They show him the error of his self-serving ways, but the miserable old man seems to be past any hope of redemption and happiness.