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It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

The title "It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play" in white on a blue, snowy background, surrounded by rippling wave patterns.
November 19 – December 24, 2022
On the U.S. Bank Main Stage

Spend your holidays at PCS with this beloved classic! 

Reimagined for the stage as a live 1940s radio broadcast, idyllic Bedford Falls is brought to life with an exciting ensemble cast, gorgeous music, lavish costumes, and delightful foley effects. Small-town everyman George Bailey is having a Christmas Eve that can only be saved by a miracle. Enter George’s guardian angel, Clarence, who takes him on a heartwarming journey of redemption proving that “no one is a failure who has friends."

“A marvelous show that will please the entire family … the radio play is entirely faithful to the classic story.” –BroadwayWorld

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

  • Based on the Story The Greatest Gift by Philip Van Doren Stern
  • Adapted by Joe Landry
  • Directed by Chip Miller
Preview image for *Liberace & Liza Holiday Show*

Liberace & Liza Holiday Show

Dec 4 & Dec 6

David Saffert and Jillian Snow Harris share the stage as Liberace and Liza Minnelli, creating an exhilarating night of musical and comical fireworks. Bo Ayars, Liberace’s actual arranger/music director, conducts the show for an unforgettable evening of music and entertainment that includes loads of Liberace holiday piano medleys, showstopping Liza hits, and enough comedy and sequins to keep you giddy well into the new year!

It's a Wonderful Night! A Holiday Soiree in Support of PCS, December 16, 2022 on an abstract blue and white wintery background.

It's a Wonderful Night!

Fri, Dec 16, 5 p.m.

Join us for a holiday party for the ages! Get dressed up and come enjoy a magical evening of delicious dining, fabulous music, a performance of It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, and dancing into the winter's night — all to celebrate and raise money for PCS!

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