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White Christmas

White Christmas

by Irving Berlin, David Ives and Paul Blake

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White Christmas

White Christmas




A classic-style musical based on the Paramount Pictures 1954 film of the same name.


Story:

Bob Wallace and Phil Davis, two iconic song-and-dance men, follow a sister act to Vermont, only to discover that the nearly-bankrupt lodge they were to perform at is owned by their former commanding general.


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Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Irving Berlin

Librettist

Librettist
David Ives

Librettist

Librettist
Paul Blake



  • Premiere
  • 2009
  • 1954 Film

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Marquis Theatre
Opening Night
Nov 23, 2008
Total Performances
53
Original Cast
Stephen Bogardus, Jeffry Denman, Kerry O'Malley, Meredith Patterson, Charles Dean, Susan Mansur, Peter Reardon, Cliff Bemis, Sheffild Chastian, Melody Hollis
Director
Walter Bobbie
Choreographer
Randy Skinner
Producer
Kevin McCollum, John Gore, Tom McGrath, Paul Blake, The Producing Office, Dan Markley, Sonny Everett and Broadway Across America
Musical Director
Rob Berman
Orchestrations
Larry Blank
Scenic Design
Anna Louizos
Costume Design
Carrie Robbins
Lighting Design
Ken Billington
Sound Design
Acme Sound Partners

2009 Broadway Revival

Theatre
Marquis Theatre
Opening Night
Nov 22, 2009
Total Performances
51
Original Cast
James Clow, Mara Davi, Melissa Errico, Tony Yazbeck, Remy Auberjonois, Cliff Bemis, Peter Reardon, David Ogden Stiers, Ruth Williamson, Madeleine Rose Yen
Director
Walter Bobbie
Choreographer
Randy Skinner
Producer
Kevin McCollum, John Gore, Tom McGrath, Paul Blake, The Producing Office, Dan Markley, Sonny Everett and Broadway Across America
Musical Director
Steven Freeman
Orchestrations
Larry Blank
Scenic Design
Anna Louizos
Costume Design
Carrie Robbins
Lighting Design
Ken Billington
Sound Design
Acme Sound Partners

1954 Film Version

Movie Name
White Christmas
Type
Hollywood Musical
Director
Michael Curtiz
Screenplay
Norman Krasna, Norman Panama, Melvin Frank
Starring
Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen, Dean Jagger, Mary Wickes







CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Videos

DVD
Original Hollywood Version DVD

Blu-Ray
Original Hollywood Version Blu-Ray


Other

Merchandise




2009 Tony Award Nominations

Best Choreography
Best Orchestrations

2009 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Choreography
Outstanding Orchestrations
Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Sound Design
Outstanding Set Design of a Musical
Outstanding Director of a Musical

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