‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer’ ushers in the Christmas theater season
By Catey Sullivan For Sun-Times Media November 13, 2013 6:04PM
The stage musical based on the beloved stop-motion classic “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” runs through Dec. 29 at the Broadway Playhouse. Pictured are: Thomas Mazza as Hermey the Elf and Darius Gaskin as Rudolph in the First Stage Milwaukee production.
‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, The Musical,” through Dec. 29. Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut. $18-$40. (800) 775-2000; broadwayinchicago.com
Updated: November 14, 2013 11:28AM
“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” the stage musical, strives to replicate the spectacle of the iconic TV original with the use of live actors and puppetry as well as the winning score that includes a celebratory rendition of the familiar title tune among other holiday favorites.