It's A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

About It's A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

Adapted from the classic Frank Capra-directed film It’s a Wonderful Life that starred Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed, this beloved holiday story brings Bedford Falls to life as a 1940s radio broadcast. Five actors create more than 50 memorable characters in this unique stage adaptation that is performed as a live radio play broadcast on Christmas Eve, 1949.


Lana Sherwood - Jessica Cavanagh
Freddie Filmore - B.j. Cleveland
Foley Artist - Scott Eckert
Harry "Jazzbo" Heywood - Jim Johnson
Sally Applewhite - Lydia Mackay
Organist - Erin McGrew
Jake Laurents - Matt Moore

Creative Team

Director - Mark Fleischer
Scenic Designer - Rodney Dobbs
Lighting Designer - Jeff Stover
Costume Designer - Barbara Cox
Properties Designer - Cory Garrett
Sound Designer - Scott Guenther
Production Stage Manager - Luisa Ann Torres
Assistant Director - Becca Johnson-Spinos
Assistant Stage Manager - Ash Willeby