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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
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Single tickets go on sale August 2.

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 period costumes, and delightful folly 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

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