• Based on the holiday classic film screenplay It’s a Wonderful Life
  • Highly successful World Premiere in December, 2008 by the Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre
  • Numerous successful productions across the USA and Canada
  • Modest and flexible production requirements
  • Faithful and creative adaptation of the film by award-winning writer Mark Cabaniss
  • Brilliant score by veteran Nashville lyricist and composer Lowell Alexander
  • Creative and practical arrangements from Richard Rodgers award-winning composer/arranger Chris Miller

Miracle in Bedford Falls



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"A great musical can make life wonderful ... and It's a Wonderful Life has been made into a truly wonderful musical with Miracle in Bedford Falls. The creative team, with joyful reverence for their source, has taken one of America's most beloved stories to a higher level. If it's true that every time a bell rings, an angel has won its wings, then this winning and heavenly musical rings its own bells and flies high above the crowd. Attaboy, Clarence! George Bailey lives."
-Rupert Holmes
Tony Award-Winning Composer/Playwright/Arranger

Miracle in Bedford Falls

“It's risky business taking such a beloved film and bringing it to life, but this show pulls it off with heartwarming success, adding effective original songs and dance along the way. It's like an old-fashioned holiday greeting card come to life.”
-Tony Kiss
The Asheville Citizen-Times

Miracle in Bedford Falls was a hit for our theatre!  We plan to make it an annual holiday tradition.”
-William Gregg
Artistic Director
Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre

“This show is some kind of wonderful!”
-Bold Life Magazine