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Adapted by Joe Landry from the Screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra, and Jo Swerling

December 9 - 24 only!

George, Mary, Zuzu, and the entire town of Bedford Falls come to life in this staged 1940s radio broadcast of Frank Capra’s holiday movie classic. With live sound effects and a handful of actors, the story of beleaguered building and loan owner George Bailey and his affable helper angel, Clarence, unfolds one fateful Christmas Eve as you’ve never seen it before. This captivating, life-affirming story is a holiday treat for the entire family!

This captivating, life-affirming story is “a perfect gift for the community . . . memorable theater that will melt your heart.”

If you're looking for  a new tradition . . . It's A Wonderful Life deserves to be included in your holiday merriment. 



PREVIEWS:  $38 & $48
REGULAR:  $55 - $75

Presenting sponsors:
Media support:

Set Design Michael McGarty

Costume Design Jessie Darrell Jarbadan
Lighting Design Noah Beauregard
Music Direction
Emily Turtle & Milly Massey
Production Management Jessica Hill Kidd

Stage Management Robin Grady*

 *Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

It's A Wonderful Life [2021] Photos by Peter Goldberg

Familiar Classics Await Audiences at Gamm, PPAC, Trinity Rep

"Funny, exuberant, heart-warming and spirit-lifting. ...Best of all, there is enough holiday spirit packed into this 90-minute performance to carry theater goers right into the New Year."  The Independent

Yes, It Is a Wonderful Life, So Head to The Gamm for a Reminder

"The Gamm's show is so fresh, new, and full of fine acting that even if you know every line by heart, or saw the 2019 version, you'll feel like this is the first time you're meeting George, ZuZu, Uncle Harry and mean old Mr. Potter."  Westerly Sun

Classic Holiday Story Now Playing at Gamm Theatre

"It could be the perfect tonic for today’s world."  What's Up Newport

BWW Review: It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play at Gamm Theatre

"There may be no better time for this big-hearted and endearingly classic performance then now. Right now."  Broadway World

Gamm's Wonderful Life Radio Play is Your New Holiday Tradition

"If you’re looking for a new tradition, or just want an evening out with the whole family, Gamm’s 'It’s a Wonderful Life' deserves to be included in your holiday merriment."  WPRO