A Christmas Story (Musical, Review): Tipstor® Pick

Summary: A Christmas Story: The Musical is a musical version of the film A Christmas Story. The musical has music and lyrics written by Pasek & Paul and the book by Joseph Robinette. The musical takes place in the 1940s in Indiana and focuses on a child named Ralphie, who wants a Red Ryder BB Gun for Christmas.

Playwright: Joseph Robinette

Composers: Justin Paul, Benj Pasek

Lyricists: Justin Paul, Benj Pasek, Pasek and Paul



The warmth and radiance of this play is the perfect way to usher in the holiday season. It holds true to the story we all know and love, and even gives us a little bit extra with fun numbers like Christopher Swan’s “A Major Award”. There is truly something here for all ages, which is a rare thing to find in entertainment these days. So turn off the TV this holiday season, and head out to check this one out live while you can. It’ll bring you back to a more innocent time and leave you with a smile on your face.


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