Explore 1,942 plays and musicals by 1,136 authors!

  Available as eScript  

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play (short version)

  • genreHoliday drama
  • time 45 minutes
  • either
  • 2 f, 3 m (5-25 actors possible: 1-10 f, 1-15 m)

This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. (A full-length version of this play is also available.)

Read More
Performance Fee $45
Standard Edition $8.99
eScript Digital Edition $9.99
Binder Book $16.99

eScript Digital Editions are not printable. eScript Printable Editions are available as cast sets with performances only. See "eScript Details" below for more information.

Play Details

This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. (A full-length version of this play is also available.)

SET: Should suggest 1940s radio station, period microphones, sound effects, table/station, applause sign.

eScript Details

eScript Digital Editions cannot be printed. They are for reading on personal computers, tablet devices and eReaders (i.e. Nook, iPad, Kindle Fire, Kobo, Sony, etc.).

eScript Printable Editions are cast sets only which are available with performances. These files may be printed. The number of prints that you are allowed will correspond with the number of eScript Printable Editions that you order.

If you have not done so already, before downloading your purchased eScripts you will need to create a free Adobe Account and download Adobe Digital Editions. For more information on eScripts, please visit our Help page.

Recent Reviews

{/playlist}

Loading Productions... Showing 0 Productions

This play does not yet have any productions.

This play does not have any upcoming productions.

This play does not yet have any professional productions.

Performance Dates Production Group Location

Loading Reviews... Showing 0 of 0 Reviews

This play does not yet have any reviews

    Loading Awards...

    This play does not yet have any awards

      Login