“It’s A Wonderful Life: Live From WVL Radio Theatre” At TheRep | WAMC

“It’s A Wonderful Life: Live From WVL Radio Theatre” At TheRep

Dec 6, 2019

Capital Repertory Theatre in Albany, New York presents “It’s a Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre” through Dec. 22.

Adapted from the classic Frank Capra film by W.V.R. Repoley this story comes to life as a live, 1940s radio broadcast. Five actors give voice to all the memorable Bedford Falls characters, accompanied by sound effects and music created live on stage.  

We are joined by actor Wynn Harmon.

Program bio provided by TheRep: 

Wynn Harmon (MAYS) is delighted to be back at Capital Repertory Theatre; where he appeared in Dr. Faustus, Taming of The Shrew, Race, Pure Poe. Broadway: Porgy and Bess. Off-Broadway The Lucky One, As You Like It, The New Yorkers. International: Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse, Opéra National de Bordeaux, Candide; Royal Opera House Muscat, Oman, The Music Man. Regional credits include; The Kennedy Center; Arena Stage, Long Wharf, Hartford Stage, The Alley, Shakespeare Theatre, American Conservatory Theatre, Huntington, Westport Country Playhouse, Cincinnati Playhouse, Baltimore Center Stage, Syracuse Stage, Cleveland Playhouse, American Repertory Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, The Glimmerglass Festival, Des Moines Metro Opera, multiple Shakespeare festivals; and eleven shows at The Old Globe in San Diego. Television: Madam Secretary, All My Children, The Knick, Live from Lincoln Center. Film: Paper Cranes. Helen Hayes Award nomination, The Edwin E. Stein Award for Excellence in the Arts.