Humorist Jean Shepherd's memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee's Department Store. The consistent response: "You'll shoot your eye out!" All the elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family's temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys' experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie's father winning a lamp shaped like a woman's leg in a net stocking; Ralphie's fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial.

Based on the motion picture A Christmas Story, © 1983 Turner Entertainment Co., distributed by Warner Bros., written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark; and on the book In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd.
Produced by: Deborah Burke

Production Team

DIRECTOR : Nova Hall


Ralph: Jeff Pliskin
Ralphie: Miles Langrick
Ralphie: Carlos Velasquez Escamilla
Old Man (Father) : John Bachelder
Mom: Kitty Robertson
Miss Sheilds: Ana De la Pava
Santa: Matt Carrothers
Randy: Wesley Benenson
Randy: Alyssa Tang
Flick: Tristan Tang
Schwartz : Teddy Benenson
Esther Jane Alberry: Angel Felix
Helen Weathers : Emily Tang
Scut Farkas: Teddy Volanakis
School Kid: Dariana Olivas
School Kid: Joselyn Tang
theater set of a living room

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