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Photo Flash: Swoon with a Sneak Peek at the Stars of Irving Berlin's HOLIDAY INN at The 5th Avenue Theatre

This winter The 5th Avenue Theatre will warm hearts with the West Coast premiere of the Broadway smash hit Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn. Just announced, the cast will ffeature the talents of Seattle stars and 5th Avenue favorites Eric Ankrim (How to Succeed..., First Date, Paint Your Wagon) as Jim Hardy, Sarah Rose Davis (The Pajama Game, How to Succeed...) as Linda Mason, Matt Owen (ELF, Spamalot, A Room with a View) as Ted Hanover and Taryn Darr (The Pajama Game, A Chorus Line) as Lila Dixon. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the leads in costume below!

The show will be co-directed by James A. Rocco and 5th Avenue Theatre Executive Producer and Artistic Director David Armstrong. Rocco, whose previous work at The 5th includes White Christmas and The Pirates of Penzance, will also choreograph. The 5th's production of Holiday Inn will feature the acclaimed sets and costume designs from the recent Broadway production.

Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn is a glorious new musical (inspired by the Oscar-winning film) that features 20 timeless Irving Berlin songs, including the beloved favorites "White Christmas," "Easter Parade" and "Blue Skies." In this holiday delight, Jim leaves the bright lights of show business to settle down on a farm in Connecticut-but he finds the simple life is not as simple as he thought. Called "Heartfelt musical eggnog" by The New York Observer, Holiday Inn is a heartwarming treat, sure to put your whole family in the best of holiday spirits.

Playing November 24 - December 31 (press opening Friday, December 1), tickets for Holiday Inn start at just $29 and are on sale now. Tickets (starting at $29) can be purchased at, by phone at 206-625-1900 or at the Box Office at 1308 5th Avenue in Downtown Seattle.

Photo Credit: Mark Kitaoka

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