Nothing gets you in the holiday spirit quite like “White Christmas.” Now, you can see the classic movie brought to life on stage. Majestic & Empire Theatres are hosting Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas” right here in San Antonio. Watch your favorite Christmas movie like you’ve never seen it before and get excited for this holiday season.
The performances of Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas” will be at the Majestic Theatre with a total of eight showtimes. On Tuesday, Dec. 12, through Thursday, Dec. 14, the performance begins at 7:30 p.m. On Friday, Dec. 15, the show is at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, features shows at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., while Sunday, Dec. 17, has shows at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. For those unfamiliar with the theater, the Majestic Theatre is at 224 E. Houston St. right here in San Antonio.
Tickets are already on sale. You can buy them online, over the phone, or at the theater’s box office. They start as low as $30, making the performance of this classic very accessible. This is part of a national tour that brings Broadway musicals to cities across the country.
Based on the Classic Movie
The performance is a musical based on the classic 1954 movie starring Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney, Danny Kaye, and Vera-Ellen. It follows the story of the talented song and dance team that performs in a Vermont inn filled with magic and ends up falling in love with the sisters who perform there, as well. Those familiar with the movie will accurately guess that this musical is family friendly and appropriate for all ages. Between the fun and music, even children will likely remain entertained. Just remember that the theater encourages those under 6 years old to stay at home.
The music and lyrics are all by Irving Berlin, and the book is by David Ives and Paul Blake. The director, as well as choreographer, is Randy Skinner. Kenneth Foy is in charge of set design, Carrie Robbins is the costume designer, and Ken Billington is the lighting designer. Erich Bechtel and Peter Fitzgerald are the sound designers.
Enjoy Your Favorite Songs
As you watch Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas,” you are sure to laugh and smile as you watch the characters dance, sing, and interact. You will hear your favorite songs, such as “The Best Things Happen While You’re Dancing,” “Happy Holiday,” “Snow,” and “Sisters,” in addition to the title song.
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