A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol, 2009 and 2008
CAROLINE AS EMILY CRATCHIT/CHILD IN THE DOORWAY/WANT
The Goodman Theatre (Tony Award winning theatre)
Directed by William Brown (Multiple Jeff Award nominee)
Starring Larry Yando as Scrooge and many of Chicago’s finest Equity actors.
Caroline played the role of Emily Cratchit, Child in the Doorway, Fezziwig Guest, and Want in The Goodman Theatre’s classic production. In the 2008 production, she shared the stage with her brother, Matthew Heffernan, who played Peter Cratchit and a musician (violinist) as well as Young Scrooge and other ensemble roles. Both Matt and Caroline performed eight shows a week and understudied multiple other roles. Their characters were required to act, sing, dance and perform with a cockney accent. They also were featured in several print publications and on WGN and other television shows promoting this production.