New York City Children's Theater presents an encore run of its family musical about the early life of the celebrated Victorian English author. Best for ages 8 and up. More…
Before he became a famous writer, Charles Dickens was a typical 12-year-old boy with a gift for telling stories. Inspired by Deborah Hopkinson's book 'A Boy Called Dickens,' 'Young Charles Dickens' is the true story of how one of the most famous writers of all time found his calling.
See it if you enjoy singing, dancing, juggling, period costumes, colorblind casting, references to Dickens' characters, themes & plots, having a fun.
Don't see it if you dislike musicals. In spite of its small cast and designation as children's theater the show is a traditional musical.
See it if You like Dickens, his characters come to life by great cast of actors with beautiful vocals & great stage presence.
Don't see it if If you do not like Dickens.