Thursday, November 09, 2017

CYT Tucson presents: A Christmas Story-the Musical


From: heather kerr []
Sent: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 10:47 PM
Subject: A Christmas Story-the Musical


This Holiday Season...come see CYT' Tucson's production of "A Christmas Story-the Musical"

@ Berger Performing Arts Center,


Dec. 1-3, 2017


Based on the 1980 cult Holiday classic, with Ralphie, the Parker Family, his BB Gun, and the classic "Fra-gi-le" Leg Lamp. 


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A Christmas Story-the Musical

Ralphie Parker Only Wants One Thing for Christmas

This musical, which received rave reviews on its Broadway run, is based on the movie classic that runs round-the-clock on television every Christmas. Set in the 1940s in the fictional town of Hohman, Indiana, the musical follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts—an Official Red Ryder carbine-action 200-shot Range Model air rifle. Rebuffed at every turn with a similar echoing response, Ralphie plots numerous schemes to achieve his desperate desire for the coveted BB gun.

All the iconic scenes from the movie are here: Ralphie's friend, Flick, getting his tongue stuck to the flagpole; his brother, Randy, getting dressed in his snowsuit; the bullies, Farkus and Dill; the leg lamp award; the bunny suit; the Chinese restaurant; Christmas dinner; and many others. The delightfully versatile score ranges from gentle ballads to show-stopping full-ensemble numbers such as "Ralphie to the Rescue!", "A Major Award," "Sticky Situation," "Up on Santa's Lap," "Somewhere Hovering Over Indiana" and the inevitable "You'll Shoot Your Eye Out!" A Christmas Story, The Musical will bring an exciting new dimension to those who have seen the movie and will certainly stand on its own for those who haven't.



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