A Klingon Christmas Carol

Sat Dec 22, 2012 4:20am IST

1 of 16. Performer Jon Beal (L) checks his email as Josh Zagoren puts on his make-up for a performance in 'A Klingon Christmas Carol' in Chicago, December 20, 2012. The play is an adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic tale 'A Christmas Carol' and is translated into the Klingon language and adapted to Klingon culture. Klingons are a fictional alien culture that originated from the Star Trek television series.

Credit: Reuters/Jim Young

Charles Dickens' classic tale is being adapted and translated into the Klingon language as "A Klingon Christmas Carol."