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The Night Before Christmas - 1941 - Broadway


Morosco Theatre

(New York, NY)
217 West 45th Street
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2020
Two-time CMA and ACM Female Vocalist of the Year Janie Fricke proves that there is no place like home for the holidays.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2020
Boston Symphony Orchestra has announced their upcoming programming including newly recorded videos launching in November and December, plus Music In Changing Times and more.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2020
Stages Theatre Company has your family's ticket to fun this holiday season with TWAS THE NIGHT: OUT OF THE BOX. Inspired by the poem A Visit from St. Nicholas by Clement Clarke Moore, this original world premiere Out of the Box experience is directed by STC Artistic Director Sandy Boren-Barrett.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020
The Kenton Theatre has announced a live streamed version of A Christmas Carol and a reading by Simon Williams (Upstairs, Downstairs) of Clement C Y Moore's classic The Night Before Christmas will both take place during the festive period.  
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020
 On Saturday, December 5 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Theater for the New City (TNC), 155 First Ave., will present the fourth installment of 'Open 'Tho Shut,' its afternoon of 'walk-by theater' that is staged in its set shop and visible from East Tenth Street between First and Second Avenues.
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2020
With over 106 million monthly streams between the hugely prolific artists, ‘Home Alone’ (on The Night before Christmas) showcases a glittering ensemble of acts with something for every musical taste.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2020
Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston and Eternal Artists of New York City are teaming up to present SANTA'S HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA, an interactive virtual holiday celebration streaming via Zoom. Families with children from “one to 92” will enjoy performances by Broadway artists culminating in personal visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020
It's the holly jolliest time of the year as the Phoenix Theatre Cultural Centre and the Indianapolis Public Library will present Season's Readings, a ten-book children's storytelling series that highlights a diversity of families, cultures and celebrations.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020
SANTA'S HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA is a special celebration of pre-recorded songs, stories and traditions observed during the Winter Season. You'll hear some of your favorite holiday tunes (including a 7-minute version of The Nutcracker) and make some new friends from North Pole.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2020
Sing for Hope today announced the launch of its new holiday initiative of gifts that give back featuring unique and entertaining live online arts experiences performed by Broadway and opera stars such as world-renowned Renée Fleming; Tony winner Lea Salonga; and five-time Emmy Award nominee Tituss Burgess.
by TV News Desk - Nov 2, 2020
AMC’s annual “Best Christmas Ever” programming event returns this holiday season with a slate of 835 hours of holiday classic films and family favorites airing all day, every day on AMC beginning today through December 25th. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020
Looking for a safe, convenient and FUN way for your children or grandchildren to see Santa this holiday season? Well, get ready because Santa Claus is Coming to Town, with the help of MusicalFare Theatre and Explore & More – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum.  No standing in lines and no masks required because it's all online! 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020
This December, Sandi Toksvig will be bringing laughter, carols and the joy of Christmas from the Globe Theatre in an online film premiere of Christmas at the (Snow) Globe from Monday 21 December.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020
Bring the holiday cheer directly to your yard this year with The Carnegie Creative Disruption Committee’s MERRY SAY WHAT NOW?! A mad-lib style holiday show that features your choice of winter story, where the actors come to you.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020
Broadway On Demand, the theater-focused streaming platform, and The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts today announced a virtual holiday presentation of music from The Night Before Christmas: In Concert by Minnesota's three-time Grammy Award-winning, international music sensation Sounds of Blackness.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020
Christmas is coming early this year with Harbour Theatre's joyful tribute to the holiday season. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020
The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre is set to celebrate the holiday season this year by paying tribute to television Christmas specials. For decades, Christmas specials have been a staple of the holiday season, bring families together to celebrate the joy of the season with some of their favorite characters and celebrities.
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2021
Joining Simon Russell Beale who will play Johann Sebastian Bach in the world premiere of Nina Raine's Bach & Sons are Samuel Blenkin as Carl, Pandora Colin as Maria Barbara, Ruth Lass as Katharina, Douggie McMeekin as Wilhelm, Racheal Ofori as Anna Magdalena and Pravessh Rana as Frederick the Great.
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2021
In a follow up to his holiday parody video “’Twas the Night Before Christmas at Barbra’s,” BroadwayWorld’s own Broken Records and Next Year, Some Year series host Daniel Nolen has created a new video that follows legendary singer and actress Barbra Streisand as she attempts to throw a dinner party for a few celebrity friends.
by Taylor Brethauer - Dec 9, 2020
Enjoy these holiday shows online with your family as the Broadway shutdown continues.
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2020
Jimmy challenges Chloe Fineman to show off as many celebrity impressions as she can while reading 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, like Drew Barrymore and Nicole Kidman.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
After a record-breaking online summer season, The Muny announced today Muny Holiday Magic. A special four-day holiday video series, Muny Holiday Magic will feature performances from Muny family across the country, including The Muny Kids and Teens.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
The Public Theatre in Lewiston has partnered with Maine illustrator Matt Tavares to create a delightful video recording of 'Twas The Night Before Christmas that the theatre is offering on their website as a free gift for families to enjoy.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
Act II Playhouse in Ambler, PA announces their holiday theatre season. “We’re excited that we are able to continue our 2020/21 season - albeit virtually,” said Tony Braithwaite, Artistic Director. “We expected that we would not be able to perform live yet, so we’re working hard to find ways to bring Playhouse experiences to our patrons.” 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2020
The Brevard Symphony Orchestra (BSO) will present its first live performance since March with Sounds of the Season, a special holiday concert featuring a full orchestra, guest narrator, and many familiar favorites, including Leroy Anderson's Sleigh Ride, selections from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker, White Christmas, Winter Wonderland, The Nightmare Before Christmas, The Polar Express and more.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2020
Gather 'round the fire and enjoy this original take on the classic radio musical, The Night Before Christmas. Set upon the backdrop of a winter blizzard, a group of misfit travelers, made up of colorful characters and larger than life personalities, get stranded in a country cabin on Christmas Eve.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2020
'Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not an usher was stirring... not even a mouse...'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2020
One of New England's most popular Christmastime traditions continues in 2020 with a virtual Holiday Pops program that will feature the Boston Pops Orchestra under the direction of Keith Lockhart in favorites of the season, December 10 through January 9, at
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2020
Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, December 5-6, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020
The phrase “I'll be Home for Christmas” has a new meaning this year, and Farmers Alley Theatre is  celebrating the season with an exciting musical event bringing together Homegrown Talent with some  fantastic local arts organizations in HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS – Streaming digitally on Broadway On  Demand from December 12th-24th. Hosted by Farmers Alley Founders Adam & Rob Weiner and Denene  Mulay Koch & Jeremy Koch, this 90-minute concert will feature favorite holiday classics, new seasonal  songs and a dose of Christmas magic delivered straight to your living room! 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020
Reading Rep Theatre today announces 'Twas The Night Before Christmas, a sound installation for the Twilight Trail in Reading's iconic Forbury Gardens and Abbey Ruins, from 8 December – 3 January 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020
Act II Playhouse in Ambler, PA has announced their holiday theatre season. 'We're excited that we are able to continue our 2020/21 season - albeit virtually,' said Tony Braithwaite, Artistic Director. 'We expected that we would not be able to perform live yet, so we're working hard to find ways to bring Playhouse experiences to our patrons.'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020
Orphan Girl Children's Theatre, located in Butte, Montana, is helping bring the holiday spirit into your home with The Wondering Eye of Christmas by Cole Cunningham. Join us for this new radio-style play, inspired by the poem 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and generously sponsored by NorthWestern.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2020
Columbus Children's Theatre is now streaming an original Christmas musical film, 'Twas the Night Before Christmas.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2020
The Providence Performing Arts Center has announced that WPRI 12’s The Rhode Show co-host Brendan Kirby will narrate “A Visit from St. Nicholas (‘Twas the Night Before Christmas)”. This video is FREE to watch and is a special gift to the community from PPAC.   
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2020
Since The Public Theatre is unable to perform A Christmas Carol, they have created a series of three short videos to share with the community that includes fascinating footage and fun anecdotes from the past 27 years of performing their unique adaptation, currently available on their website.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020
To commemorate the holidays during a year which we'd all like to see thrown under a speeding one-horse-open sleigh, new works development organization Live & In Color will be kicking it old school this month with 2020 Roasting on an Open Fire, a retro online holiday special set to premiere on Thursday, December 17 at 7p.m. EDT.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2020
Signature Theatre has released the eighth episode of The Signature Show, a free half-hour digital experience featuring performances by acclaimed artists, interviews, celebration of new musical voices and memories of Signature’s past and a glimpse into its future.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2020
Today (December 17) in live streaming: the cast of Homeschool the Musical on Stars in the House, Norm Lewis in concert, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2020
Little Angel Theatre will take part in YouTube UK’s 12 Days of Culture programme, and will be broadcasting two of their most successful theatre productions for free on their YouTube channel over the festive period. 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2020
The Young Actors' Theatre Camp has announced '12 Nights of the Holidays' featuring 12 free online events for theatre fans of all ages, featuring a special appearance from two time Tony Award- winner and three- time Emmy Winner joins the '12 Nights' on Monday, December 21st at 7pm (PST).
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2020
Broken Records & Next Year, Some Year series. host Daniel Nolen has created a parody film of ''Twas the Night Before Christmas' telling the tale of Christmas Eve with the one and only Barbra Streisand. 
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Dec 13, 2020
Expertly directed by Aaron Washington, MAS Theatre’s staged radio play, an adaption of It’s a Wonderful Life, the trials and tribulations of George Bailey came wonderfully to life on stage and virtually, online.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2020
On Saturday, December 19 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Theater for the New City (TNC), 155 First Ave., will present the sixth installment of 'Open 'Tho Shut,' its afternoon of 'walk-by theater' that is staged in its set shop and visible from East Tenth Street between First and Second Avenues.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2020
Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) with The Chelsea Symphony performance of The Night Before Christmas narrated by John Lithgow with Matt Aubin, Mark Seto, Emily Wong, Aaron Dai, Nicholas Pappone and Candace Chien.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2020
Today (December 11) in live streaming: Laura Osnes, Courtney Reed and Susan Egan visit Backstage Live, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2020
The Hershey Area Playhouse is presenting a virtual Holiday Card for six nights in December, with a joyful—definitely not silent—night, featuring talented members of the community. The online performances will be held on December 18, 19 and 20 and December 25, 26 and 27 at 7:30 pm.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020
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by Vicki Trask - Apr 30, 2021
I sat down with a few of the companies in Calgary’s theatre scene to talk to them about how they’ve survived the lockdown. Over the next few weeks, I’ll introduce you to them. First up: JP Thibodeau is the Artistic Director of StoryBook Theatre, one of Canada’s largest TYA (theatre for young audiences) companies.
by Student Blogger: Liam Joshua Munn - Apr 26, 2021
There is something really exciting about a Brand New Musical Theatre Program in New York City - Welcome to the Manhattan School of Music's New Musical Theatre Degree! I had the pleasure of speaking with Liza Gennaro, the Associate Dean and Director of the Musical Theatre Program at MSM. MSM has produced several quarantine musicals over the last year, including Rupert Holmes's The Mystery of Edwin Drood!