'Tis the Season: Playbill.com's Holiday Show Guide
27 Nov 2012
New York City is getting into the holiday spirit more than ever this year with numerous holiday and Christmas-themed shows decorating the town. Playbill.com has compiled a list of various seasonal offerings to help theatregoers select the perfect night out.
Here's a look at our Holiday Guide. Click on each title to purchase tickets and learn more about the show.
A Christmas Story, The Musical The 1983 film A Christmas Story, based on Jean Shepherd's nostalgic and comedic holiday tale of American Christmases past, is re-wrapped as a new Broadway musical by songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. It has a book by Joseph Robinette, direction by Tony Award winner John Rando and choreography by Tony Award nominee Warren Carlyle. The production runs through Dec. 30 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.
Deaf West’s production of SPRING AWAKENING floored the critics when it premiered in California, prompting the Los Angeles Times to write, "It's hard to enumerate all the ways in which Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING is so very, very good." Now this unapologetically brilliant new production is coming to New York.