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Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!

A Christmas Story, The Musical will arrive at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on December 11, where it is set to run through December 29, 2013. The cast and creative team just met the press and you can check out photos from the special event below!

Reprising their roles will be Dan Lauria (Lombardi, "The Wonder Years," "Sullivan and Son") as Jean Shepherd, John Bolton (Spamalot, Contact, Titanic, "Boardwalk Empire," "Gossip Girl') as the Old Man, Tony Award nominee Erin Dilly (Nice Work if You Can Get It, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) as Mother and Caroline O'Connor (Chicago, Moulin Rouge) as school teacher Miss Shields. Eli Tokash (Mary Poppins) will play Ralphie at certain perforances, Noah Baird as little brother Randy, and Jake Lucas (Newsies, Far From Heaven), donning the famous spectacles will take on the lead role of Ralphie.

The story takes place in 1940's Indiana, where a bespectacled boy named Ralphie has a big imagination and one wish for Christmas-a Red Ryder BB Gun. A kooky leg lamp, outrageous pink bunny pajamas, a cranky department store Santa, and a tripledog-dare to lick a freezing flagpole are just a few of the obstacles that stand between Ralphie and his Christmas dream. Co-produced by the film's original Ralphie, Peter Billingsley, A Christmas Story, TheMusical is musical comedy entertainment that captures a simpler time in America with delicious wit and a heart of gold.

Photo Credit: Jennifer Broski

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Peter Billingsley

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
John Rando

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Dan Lauria

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Dan Lauria, Erin Dilly

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Erin Dilly, Noah Baird

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Jake Lucas

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Erin Dilly, John Bolton

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
The cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
John Bolton and the cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
John Bolton

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
The cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
John Bolton and the cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
John Bolton and the cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
The kids of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Caroline O'Connor

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Caroline O'Connor

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Caroline O'Connor, Luke Spring

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Caroline O'Connor, Luke Spring

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Luke Spring

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Caroline O'Connor, Jake Lucas

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
The kids of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
The cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Pete and Lily

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
John Rando, Dan Lauria, John Bolton, Jake Lucas, Gerald Goehring, Noah Baird, Peter Billingsley, Eli Tokash, Michael F. Mitri, Pat Addiss, Luke Spring, Erin Dilly, Caroline O'Connor, Joseph Robinette

Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
Dan Lauria, Jake Lucas, Erin Dilly, Noah Baird, Eli Tokash, John Bolton, Caroline O'Connor



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