Behind the Curtain: The music of A Dickens’ Christmas Carol at Silver Dollar City

Nestled among over five million twinkling Christmas lights at Silver Dollar City (SDC) are two theaters hosting some of Branson’s best holiday musical productions.

A Dickens’ Christmas Carol is performed three to four times per day during SDC’s An Old Time Christmas festival, which runs each November and December. Find a full schedule of operating days and showtimes here.

Music in the show is performed live by a three-piece orchestra and lyrics are sung live by the cast. Find a full rundown of the songs featured in the show below, along with links to various similar recordings.


SEE ALSO: 10 things to see and do at SDC’s Christmas festival


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A Dickens’ Christmas Carol Musical Numbers

1. “A Christmas Carol” – Company
Cover of track by Dominik Hauser featured in the 1970 motion picture Scrooge.
Listen on Spotify here.

2. “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Scrooge” – Company
Adaptation of “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch,” featured in Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
Listen on Spotify here.

3. “When Christmas Comes to Town” – Tiny Tim
Cover of track by Matthew Hall and Meagan Moore featured on the The Polar Express soundtrack.
Listen on Spotify here.

4. “December the 25th” – Company
Cover of track by Dominik Hauser featured in the 1970 motion picture Scrooge.
Listen on Spotify here.

5. “Somewhere in My Memory” – Company
Cover of track by John Williams featured in the 1990 motion picture Home Alone.
Listen on Spotify here.

6. “Christmas Together” – Company
Cover of track by Alan Menken/Lynn Ahrens featured on the 1995 soundtrack for A Christmas Carol: A Musical.
Listen on Spotify here.

7. “God Made Me Special” – Tiny Tim
SDC original track written by Stan Beard.

8. “God Bless Us Everyone” – Company
Cover of track by Alan Menken/Lynn Ahrens featured on the 1995 soundtrack for A Christmas Carol: A Musical.
Listen on Spotify here.

9. “Thank You Very Much” – Company
Cover of track by Dominik Hauser featured in the 1970 motion picture Scrooge.
Listen on Spotify here.

10. “Little Alter Boy” – Scrooge
Cover of track by Howlett Smith performed by The Carpenters, Andy Williams, Glen Campbell, any more.
Listen on Spotify here.

11. “Ave Maria” – Concrete angel
Traditional.
Listen on Spotify here.

12. “Thank You Very Much (Reprise)” – Company
Cover of track by Dominik Hauser featured in the 1970 motion picture Scrooge.
Listen on Spotify here.

13. “Christmas Day” – Scrooge
Adaptation of track by Alan Menken/Lynn Ahrens featured on the 1995 soundtrack for A Christmas Carol: A Musical.
Listen on Spotify here.

14. “God Bless Us Everyone (Reprise)” – Company
Cover of track by Alan Menken/Lynn Ahrens featured on the 1995 soundtrack for A Christmas Carol: A Musical.
Listen on Spotify here.


SEE ALSO: Ultimate Silver Dollar City Christmas Guide


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