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IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE | Nov 17 to Dec 23

December 15, 2023 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


SHOW TIMES: 2pm, 7:30pm & 8:00pm. Nov 17th to Dec 23

Based on the beloved holiday movie with a clever twist: the story is staged as a live radio broadcast. Actors portray numerous characters and take on sound effects. George Bailey, a generous and well-meaning man, has become too downcast and tired to continue living. It will take help from a lovable angel to show George what life would be like if he wasn’t born for George to have a change of heart and understand the true spirit of the holidays.

This beloved holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. A lovable angel helps George have a change of heart and understand the true spirit of the holidays.
Live radio plays offer a unique and immersive theatrical experience that transports listeners to a time when families gathered around the radio for entertainment. With their reliance on sound effects and voice acting, these productions engage the audience’s imagination and create a rich audio tapestry, captivating audiences with their timeless charm and storytelling prowess.

Age recommendation: 10+


December 15, 2023
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chemainus Theatre
9737 Chemainus Road
Chemainus, BC V9G Canada
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(250) 246-9820
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