Mark Gatiss stars as Scrooge, in Charles Dickens 'A Christmas Carol,' in BBC Radio 2’s Friday Night Is Music Night's special Christmas concert at the Royal Festival Hall. The concert includes six scenes from the Dickens classic, with an all star cast including Lee Ingleby, Rosie Caviliero and Desmond Barrit, along with Christmas classics from Katie Melua and the Gori Women’s choir, star singers Shaun Escoffrey, John Owen-Jones, Rosalie Craig and Louise Dearman, plus the Capital Voices and the seventy piece BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by Richard Balcombe. Among the music, 'White Christmas', 'Sleigh Ride', 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas', 'Felice Navidad', ' O Holy Night', 'The Carol of the Bells', ’Joy to the World and many more. Presented by Ken Bruce.
Part ofFriday Night is Music Night
- A Choral Christmas with Bob Chilcott, Jess Gillam and Katie Melua15 Dec 2020 Barbican, London
- BBC Radio 3 Afternoon Concert: Witches, Wardrobes and Wonderlands11 Dec 2020 BBC Radio 3 Afternoon Concert
- Abel's Jazz Takeover20 Nov 2020 Southbank Centre, London
- BBC Concert Orchestra: Afternoon Concert13 Nov 2020 BBC Radio 3 Afternoon Concert