Saenger Theatre | New Orleans, Louisiana
A Christmas Story is coming to Saenger Theater, New Orleans on Sunday 22nd December 2019. There will be two shows on this date which is at 1:00 pm & 6:30 pm. Do not miss the chance to watch this family-friendly Broadway production!
A Christmas Story follows the mischievous Ralphie, a bespectacled boy who dreams of getting a BB-gun for Christmas, in the adventure-filled weeks before Christmas.
The original Broadway production of A Christmas Story, The Musical opened November 19, 2012 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre starring Johnny Rabe in the central role of Ralphie, as well as Dan Lauria, John Bolton, and Erin Dilly.
The original cast includes John Bolton, Johnny Rabe, Dan Lauria, and Erin Dilly.
The production received two Outer Critics Circle Award nominations but did not win: Outstanding New Broadway Musical and Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Lauria).
Additionally, the musical received six Drama Desk Award nominations (58th Drama Desk Awards) as well as three Tony Award nominations (Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, and Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre) for the 67th Tony Awards.
Ralphie Parker: A little boy who wants a Red Ryder Carbine-Action Range Model Air Rifle with a compass in the stock and a thing that tells time.
Jean Shepherd: Old Ralphie who narrates the story.
The Old Man: The gruff father of Ralphie and Randy.
Mother: The glue who holds the Parker family together.
Randy: Ralphie's kid brother.
Miss Shields: Ralphie's teacher.
Schwartz: Ralphie's foul-mouthed friend; his family is Jewish in A Christmas Story Live!
Flick: Ralphie's dim friend who gets his tongue stuck to a flag pole.
Scut Farkus: The class bully who gets beaten up by Ralphie.
Grover Dill: Scut's right-hand man.
Esther Jane: Ralphie's love interest.
Mary Beth: Esther Jane's best friend.
Santa: A mean old mall Santa.