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I'll Be Home for Christmas
A Musical About Family and Hope in the Golden Days of Radio

A Perennial Favorite!!

About This Product
Set in late 1941, I'll Be Home for Christmas is the story of the faith of a family, and a nation on the brink of World War II, preparing to celebrate the birth of the Prince of Peace. Most of the action takes place in the main characters' home, with the choir providing music and drama as it is broadcast over the family radio. The music highlights the sounds of the '40s, including swing, lush ballads, and big band songs interspersed with reenactments of radio broadcasts during that time. Original music mixed with familiar Christmas favorites form the backdrop for this memorable dramatic musical. Book by Deborah Craig-Claar; music by Mark Hayes.
 
Voicing: SATB
Cast: 4 male, 3 female, 1 boy, extras & choir
Performance Time: 80 Minutes
Skill: Moderately Difficulty
Performance Details: CAST OF CHARACTERS: Howard grandfather, wry, occasionally obstinate, but wise family patriarch; Norma sensible heroine who holds the home together, in spite of separation from husband; Angie impulsive, overly dramatic, but sensitive and loving younger sister; Mickey adventurous kid who always has his hands in something; Danny charming, but somewhat clumsy and hapless mailman; Sid retired car salesman downstairs, the classic eccentric; Lil no-nonsense building maintenance supervisor; Jerry Brainerd the quintessential radio announcer; radio actors 3 men and 3 women; choir functions as three separate groups - a professional radio vocal group, a bad church choir, and a group of neighbors and friends.
 

Companian Products
 
Book
$8.99
Director's Guide (3-ring binder)
$49.99
Drama Script edition
$6.99
Bulk CDs (package of 10)
$74.99
Stereo Accomp CD
$95.00
Split-Channel Accomp CD
$95.00
Bulletins / Service Folders (package of 100)
$20.00
I'll Be Home for Christmas Poster (11" x 16")
$1.00
Orchestration, Score and Parts
$395.00
Preview Pack, CD (Book & Demo Recording)
$16.00


Downloadable Products
 
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I'll Be Home for Christmas, Soprano Rehearsal MP3
$4.99 each
(Minimum Qty: 10)
I'll Be Home for Christmas, Alto Rehearsal MP3
$4.99 each
(Minimum Qty: 10)
I'll Be Home for Christmas, Tenor Rehearsal MP3
$4.99 each
(Minimum Qty: 10 )
I'll Be Home for Christmas, Bass Rehearsal MP3
$4.99 each
(Minimum Qty: 10)





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    Sample: Running Script, pages 92-96
 
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Contents
 
Endorsement
 
 
 
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