The holidays wouldn't be holidays without nostalgia. Center Stage lays it on thickly and quite endearingly with "It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play."
For fans of the 1946 Frank Capra movie, which emerged as a Christmastime tradition decades after its initial box office failure, Joe Landry’s adaptation provides an opportunity to relive the essence of an old favorite.
The original story is all here. Good old George Bailey gives up a thirst for travel and adventure to become a banker and helps the good, honest, hard-working folk of picture-perfect Bedford Falls.
He struggles repeatedly with conscience-challenged moneybags Mr. Potter and, faced with a...