Bah! Humbug! A Woodward’s Seasonal Tradition
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
140 W. Hastings St
Bah! Humbug! returns for a sixth year featuring Juno-Award Winning musician Jim Byrnes as Ebenezer Scrooge. Directed by Max Reimer, Bah! Humbug! features Juno award-winning musician Jim Byrnes as Ebenezer Scrooge, actress Margo Kane as the narrator, actor Jonathan Holmes as Marley, and gospel and blues singer/actor Bill Croft as Bob Cratchit. These Vancouver favourites are joined by a cast of professional and DTES community actors. Musical performances are diverse and include pop songs, folk, blues, gospel and industrial rock along with traditional seasonal favourites.
From the songs of Nine Inch Nails to Buffy Sainte Marie, musical performances are diverse and include pop songs, folk, blues, gospel and industrial rock along with traditional seasonal favourites.
With a script that is fine-tuned annually in response to the current issues affecting Vancouver’s DTES, Bah! Humbug! is Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol reconceived: a modern-day, sushi-loving Ebenezer Scrooge owns a pawn shop on Vancouver’s Hastings Street, where he is timing Bob Cratchit’s late arrival to work on his iPhone.
Presented by SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs and Vancouver Moving Theatre, in partnership with Full Circle Productions.
BAH! HUMBUG! Starring Jim Byrnes, Margo Kane and Sam Bob. A musical, rendition of Dicken’s Christmas Carol set in Vancouver’s DTES. Dec. 10-19th, evening and matinees. SFU’s Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings Street. Tickets: $29/15 at sfuwoodwards.ca or call 778-782-9286.