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Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!

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A Christmas Story, The Musical arrives on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre just in time for the 2012 holiday season. Based on the 1983 movie perennial, the musical plays and eight-week limited engagement through December 30. The show opened on November 19th and BroadwayWorld.com was there! Check out photos from the opening night curtain call below... 

A Christmas Story, The Musical stars Dan Lauria as Jean ShepherdJohn Bolton as The Old Man, Tony Award nominee Erin Dilly as Mother, Johnny Rabe as Ralphie, Zac Ballard as little brother Randy, Caroline O’Connor as school teacher Miss Shields,Eddie Korbich as Santa Claus and Joe West plays Ralphie at certain performances. The ensemble features Tia AltinayJohn BabboCharissa BertelsGrace CapelessZoe ConsidineAndrew CristiMathew deGuzman, Thay Floyd, George FranklinNick GaswirthMark LedbetterJose Luaces, Jack Mastrianni, Mara Newbery, Lindsay O’Neil, Sarah Min-Kyung Park, J.D. Rodriguez,Analise ScarpaciLara Seibert, Jeremy Shinder, Luke SpringBeatrice TulchinKirsten Wyatt, and Pete and Lily as the rambunctious Bumpus Hounds.

America’s #1 holiday movie came to hilarious life onstage when A Christmas Story, The Musical launched a tour in 2011 that culminated in a critically successful run in Chicago. The musical features a bright holiday score by composer/lyricist team Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and a witty book by Joseph Robinette based on the writings of radio humorist Jean Shepherd and the 1983 holiday film favorite. Tony Award winner John Rando directs the production with Warren Carlyle choreographing.

Photos by Walter McBride

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Theatre Marquee: 'A Christmas Story The Musical'

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Theatre Marquee: 'A Christmas Story The Musical'

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Ensemble Cast

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Caroline O'Connor

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Caroline O'Connor

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Zac Ballard

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Zac Ballard

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Zac Ballard

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton & Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton, Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton, Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton, Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Dan Lauria & Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Caroline O'Connor, John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Erin Dilly & Zac Ballard

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Erin Dilly, Zac Ballard & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Caroline O'Connor, John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Erin Dilly, Zac Ballard & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe & Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton & Dan Lauria

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Dan Lauria

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Caroline O'Connor, John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Erin Dilly, Zac Ballard & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Johnny Rabe

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Caroline O'Connor, John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Erin Dilly & Zac Ballard

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Johnny Rabe, Erin Dilly & Zac Ballard

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
William Berlono with Pete & Lily

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
William Berlono with Pete & Lily

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Pete & Lily

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Caroline O'Connor, Warren Carlyle, John Rando & John Bolton

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Warren Carlyle, Caroline O'Connor, James Gray, Erin Dilly, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Justin Paul, Benj Pasek, John Bolton, Joseph Robinette, & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Warren Carlyle, Caroline O'Connor, James Gray, Erin Dilly, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Justin Paul & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Warren Carlyle, Caroline O'Connor, James Gray, Erin Dilly, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Justin Paul, Benj Pasek, John Bolton, Joseph Robinette, & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
Warren Carlyle, Caroline O'Connor, James Gray, Erin Dilly, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Justin Paul, Benj Pasek, John Bolton, Joseph Robinette, & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!
James Gray, Erin Dilly, Dan Lauria, Johnny Rabe, Justin Paul & Company

Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Opening Night Curtain Call!

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.