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A Christmas story [sound recording] : the musical / [music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul].

Pasek, Benj. (Composer, Lyricist). Paul, Justin, 1985- (Composer, Lyricist). Robinette, Joseph. (Librettist). Hallum, Clarke. (Performer). Wopat, Tom. (Performer). Bolton, John, 1965- (Performer). Callaway, Liz. (Performer). Lewis, Matthew, 1989- (Performer). Eisendrath, Ian. (Conductor). Shepherd, Jean. (Added Author). Brown, Leigh, 1939-1998 (Added Author). Clark, Bob, 1941-2007 (Added Author).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (59 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Masterworks Broadway, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label.
Book by Joseph Robinette, based on the motion picture A Christmas story written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and In God we trust, all others pay cash written by Jean Shepherd.
Compact disc.
Synopsis, lyrics, and credits (27 p. : col. ill.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Overture -- Counting down to Christmas -- At Higbee's -- Red Ryder carbine action BB gun -- Counting down to Christmas (reprise) -- The genius on Cleveland Street -- When you're a wimp -- Ralphie to the rescue -- What a mother does -- Sticky situation -- A major award -- Act one finale -- A kid at Christmas -- Just like that -- Up on Santa's lap -- Before the old man comes home -- Somewhere hovering over Indiana -- A Christmas story.
Participant or Performer Note:
Clarke Hallum (Ralphie) ; Tom Wopat (Jean Shepherd) ; John Bolton (The Old Man) ; Liz Callaway (Mother) ; Matthew Lewis (Randy) ; Dexter Johnson, River Aguirre, Ashton Herrild, Keenan Barr, Drea Gordon, Olivia Mora, Jadd Davis, Candice Donehoo, Brandon O'Neill, Billie Wildrick, supporting soloists ; additional assisting performers ; instrumental ensemble ; Ian Eisendrath, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded December 10-14, 2010, April 17, August 10, 2011 at Studio X, Seattle, Wash., MSR Studios, New York, N.Y.; and JK Sound and Recording, New York, N.Y.
Subject: Musicals.
Christmas plays.
Christmas music.
Genre: Musicals
Christmas music.

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