The Armory
128 NW Eleventh Ave, Portland, OR 97209 · 503-445-3700 · www.pcs.org
The Armory

The Second City’s A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens

Got that holiday itch? We'll Cratchit!

November 27 – December 23, 2018

On the U.S. Bank Main Stage

Riffing on parodies of A Christmas Carol and nearly every other holiday tradition, our uproarious troupe of talented improv performers will have you rolling in the aisles and screaming bah humbug for more. Created by the legendary titans of comedy, The Second City, this irreverent and riotously funny show is updated every year — so come back for your favorite jokes and revel in the new surprises! 

Who's Who:
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Playbill:
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Explore:
Meet some of the characters you might encounter in Twist Your Dickens.

Run Time:
Approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, including one intermission.

Q&As:
Post-show discussions with cast and crew follow matinee performances Dec. 6, 8, 15, and 20.

Note:
Recommended for ages 14 and up. Contains mature content, explicit language, theatrical haze, strobe lighting, and a Dalek on a conquest for universal extermination. Children under 6 are not permitted at any production at The Armory.

“Your amusement is practically guaranteed.”
Oregon ArtsWatch

The Second City’s A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens

Previews Nov. 27–29 | Opening night Nov. 30
By Peter Gwinn & Bobby Mort
Directed by Ron West

Reviews of "Twist Your Dickens"

"Twist comes at humor from so many angles, with such irreverence and zeal, your amusement is practically guaranteed."

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The p:ear Giving Tree

Support p:ear, a fantastic non-profit whose mission is to provide mentoring services to Portland’s homeless and parent-less young people for over 15 years.

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"Twist Your Dickens" Cast and Creative Team

Get to know the cast and creative team of Twist Your Dickens 2018!

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Holiday Choirs at The Armory

This holiday season, enjoy live choral music from local groups and schools. 

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"Twist Your Dickens" Cast and Creative Team

Get to know the cast and creative team of Twist Your Dickens 2018!

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Reviews of "Twist Your Dickens"

"Twist comes at humor from so many angles, with such irreverence and zeal, your amusement is practically guaranteed."

Learn More

The p:ear Giving Tree

Support p:ear, a fantastic non-profit whose mission is to provide mentoring services to Portland’s homeless and parent-less young people for over 15 years.

Learn More

Show Sponsor

2018-2019 Season Superstars

2018-2019 Season Supporting Sponsors