Written for the stage by Philip Grecian
Based on the film by Frank Capra
Directed by Mike Payette and Jessica Abdallah
Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company of Woodstock, Illinois
On Christmas Eve, in the little town of Bedford Falls, George Bailey finds himself on the brink of financial ruin and contemplates taking his own life. Above the sleepy town, Clarence Odbody, an eternally bumbling angel, has set his heart on finally earning his wings. In a single night, the two will visit a world without George Bailey to discover the impact of a truly wonderful life. A timeless tale for the whole family that reminds us that every life is valuable and that every time a bell rings an angel gets its wings!
This beloved holiday classic comes to captivating life with the help of a dynamic large ensemble and live foley sound under the imaginative direction of Geordie’s own Mike Payette. Join some of Montreal’s most celebrated business, legal and media leaders and personalities performing on stage in a beautiful retelling of this timeless gem – all in support of one of Canada’s leading companies for Theatre for Young Audiences!