IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: THE LIVE RADIO PLAY

Wonderful Life Poster HatIt’s a Wonderful Life: The Radio Play by Philip Grecian. Based on the Frank Capra Film

Running Nov 23- Dec 13, 2017

It’s a Wonderful Life tells the story of George Bailey, who spends his entire life giving up his big dreams for the good of his town, Bedford Falls. But on a broken and confused Christmas Eve, his guardian angel, Clarence, falls to Earth and shows him how his town, family, and friends would have turned out if he had never been born, helping him to understand about what in life there is to be both proud and thankful for. One of the holiday seasons’ most recognizable stories, this adaptation from 2004 puts the audience inside a fictional local radio station in an innovative presentation of the story that is sure to be fresh in its style and unique in its experience. Perfect for the whole family!

Running time: 2 hours PLUS a 15 minute intermission.

It’s a Wonderful Life: The Live Radio Play
by Phillip Grecian,
based on the Frank Capra Film

Cast

George Bailey – David Sklar
Mary Bailey – Lara Schmitz
Mr. Bailey/Chairman/Mr. Partridge/Welch/Ed – Pierre Ducharme
Clarence/Uncle Billy/Freddie/Joe/Reporter/Bert – Troy O’Donell
The Boss/Mr. Potter/Announcer/Sam/Martini – Roy Lewis
Violet/Mrs. Hatch/Helen/Mrs. Thomson – Amanda Barker
Joseph/Tilly/Mrs. Bailey/Osgood/Woman 2 – Miriam Smith
Gower/Reineman/Micky/Tom/Man 2 – Marco Tempano
Woman/Secretary/Sheriff/Hortense/Ruth/Mrs Davis – Bobbi Goddard
Harry/Ernie/Nick/Charlie/Mr. Carter/Marty – William Kuklis
Young Mary/Zuzu – Claire Ramsay
Young Violet/Janie – Aleisha Ramsay
Young Harry/Young Peter – Jakob Hellyer
Young George/Tommy – Nash Walker

Creative

Director – Jack Grinhaus
Stage Manager – Heather Thompson
Set Design –Hans Saefkow
Lighting Design – John Reilly
Costume Design – Chantal Short
Sound Design/Live Foley and Score – Jessie Fraser
Assistant Director – Melissa Glover