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The Wilmington Star-News
The week ahead for Wilmington arts and culture, Dec. 18-24swing combo The Swing Shifters and -- wait for it -- a BB gun competition with
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
swing combo The Swing Shifters and -- wait for it -- a BB gun competition with prizes so that you can pretend to be Ralphie taking shots at Black Bart. Details: 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Dec. 23 at Satellite, Greenfield St., Wilmington. Comedy for... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Holiday classic comes to life tonight as Fox airs ‘A Christmas Story Live!’Ralphie Parker still wants that Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. His classmate s
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
Ralphie Parker still wants that Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. His classmate still gets his tongue stuck to a frozen pole after a “triple dog dare.” And that tacky lamp that looks like a woman’s leg makes another appearance. Only this time, it’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
TV this week: ‘A Christmas Story Live!’ comes to Foxannually airs in 24-hour marathons, this is a live version of the Broadway musi
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
annually airs in 24-hour marathons, this is a live version of the Broadway musical adaptation of the yuletide classic about Ralphie Parker and his dysfunctional clan. Ralphie, oh so desperate for a Red Ryder BB gun, is played by 11-year-old Andy... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Holiday classic comes to life tonight as Fox airs ‘A Christmas Story Live!’been a Broadway hit. The adaptation of the musical and the original 1983 film i
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
been a Broadway hit. The adaptation of the musical and the original 1983 film is coming to television Sunday night. Ralphie Parker still wants that Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. His classmate still gets his tongue stuck to a frozen pole... Read more
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International Business Times
A Christmas Story live: Where to watch Fox's musical extravaganza live stream online in 1940s Indiana, the story is based on the comical short stories written by hu
International Business Times / Posted 7 hours ago
in 1940s Indiana, the story is based on the comical short stories written by humorist Jean Shepherd. The story follows Ralphie Parker who revisits his childhood memories of one Christmas when his nine-year-old self has a rude desire to own a... Read more
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The News & Observer
What to Watch on Sunday: ‘A Christmas Story Live!’ musical airs (yes, live) on FoxMaya Rudolph, Matthew Broderick, Jane Krakowski, David Alan Grier, Ken Jeong an
The News & Observer / Posted 7 hours ago
Maya Rudolph, Matthew Broderick, Jane Krakowski, David Alan Grier, Ken Jeong and Anna Gasteyer. Newcomer Andy Walken plays Ralphie Parker. The Sound of Music (7 p.m., ABC) – A four-hour presentation of the beloved 1965 musical with Julie Andrews... Read more
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New York Daily News
Maya Rudolph, Matthew Broderick: Why we love 'A Christmas Story'Andy Walken as Ralphie in Fox's "A Christmas Story Live!" Fox’s ambitious live
New York Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
Andy Walken as Ralphie in Fox's "A Christmas Story Live!" Fox’s ambitious live production of Jean Shepherd’s “A Christmas Story” Sunday night proves again that this has become America’s favorite outlier Christmas drama. It draws its humor from... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘A Christmas Story Live!’; Raiders-Cowboysannually airs in 24-hour marathons, this is a live version of the Broadway musi
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
annually airs in 24-hour marathons, this is a live version of the Broadway musical adaptation of the yuletide classic about Ralphie Parker and his dysfunctional clan. Ralphie, oh so desperate for a Red Ryder BB gun, is played by 11-year-old Andy... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fox presents Ralphie and company in live telecasta stage production." Platt called the show, "a really fun, feel-good Christmas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
a stage production." Platt called the show, "a really fun, feel-good Christmas family event." Fox found its 9-year-old Ralphie Parker (a role immortalized by Peter Billingsley), after a nationwide digital casting call. The honor went to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On the coverfamily, and their adventures one Christmas season. Matthew Broderick (The Produ
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
family, and their adventures one Christmas season. Matthew Broderick (The Producers) will narrate as the grown-up Ralphie Parker, Maya Rudolph (Saturday Night Live) plays Mrs. Parker, Andy Walken is Ralphie, Chris Diamantopoulos (Silicon... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Review: STC's young actors shinethe comedy "A Christmas Story," which runs until Dec. 23. Most people will rec
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
the comedy "A Christmas Story," which runs until Dec. 23. Most people will recall this story as the classic movie about Ralphie, the little bespectacled boy from Indiana who desperately wants a BB gun for Christmas. Set just after the Great... Read more
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Al.com
Santa's disappointing Christmas giftyou ever been disappointed by what Santa brought you for Christmas? One year, a
Al.com / Posted yesterday
you ever been disappointed by what Santa brought you for Christmas? One year, as a small boy, I was disappointed. Ralphie, the little boy in the movie, "The Christmas Story," and I had a lot in common. He wanted a BB gun, but not just any... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The leg lamp! The frozen pole! Fox prepares to bring a holiday classic to life with 'A Christmas Story Live!'yuletide yarn is based on the short stories of humorist Jean Shepherd and is se
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
yuletide yarn is based on the short stories of humorist Jean Shepherd and is set in 1940s Indiana. It follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his unrelenting desire to get his hands on a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. The film, which starred Peter... Read more
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FOX News
'Christmas Story' actor reveals how much he makes off the classic filmin public so many years after its release. “So many people come up to me and a
FOX News / Posted yesterday
in public so many years after its release. “So many people come up to me and are like, ‘You got your ass kicked by Ralphie,’ and it makes them so happy,” Ward said. “I think they’re connecting to themselves as that little kid who had a... Read more
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FOX News
'Christmas Story' actor reveals how much he makes off the classic filmin public so many years after its release. “So many people come up to me and a
FOX News / Posted yesterday
in public so many years after its release. “So many people come up to me and are like, ‘You got your ass kicked by Ralphie,’ and it makes them so happy,” Ward said. “I think they’re connecting to themselves as that little kid who had a... Read more
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Daily Mail
'A Christmas Story' star still makes money off holiday classicthe 1983 classic 'A Christmas Story' and still receives royalties Ward says pe
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
the 1983 classic 'A Christmas Story' and still receives royalties Ward says people often reference that he got beat up by 'Ralphie' played by Peter Billingsley Ward was 13 when he scored the role. He says he puts the extra money aside in a special... Read more
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Boston Herald
What’s hot for the week ahead in TVBut will he shoot his eye out? Andy Walken plays Ralphie Parker in Fox’s musica
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
But will he shoot his eye out? Andy Walken plays Ralphie Parker in Fox’s musical adaptation of a holiday classic in “A Christmas Story Live!” (tomorrow at 7 p.m.). Ralphie, as you might remember from the 1983 film shown in heavy rotation during the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Live Production of Holiday Classic 'A Christmas Story' on FOX this Sundaythree hour musical production is based on the 1983 film and the Tony nominated
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
three hour musical production is based on the 1983 film and the Tony nominated Broadway show. It follows a grown up Ralphie Parker, who looks back on his favorite childhood Christmas. "I keep describing this to people as sort of living... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
LEGO ‘A Christmas Story’ House goes to product review stageyellow Victorian home. There’s a leg lamp in the window, a turkey on the table
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
yellow Victorian home. There’s a leg lamp in the window, a turkey on the table and a radio in the living room, waiting for Ralphie to listen to the “Little Orphan Annie” radio show. The set also include Ralphie in his “pink nightmare” bunny suit,... Read more
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Daily Mail
How a Christmas Story superfan transformed the iconic film housea link advertising the sale of the house used in the film The exterior shots o
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
a link advertising the sale of the house used in the film The exterior shots of the home of 9-year-old movie protagonist Ralphie Parker were filmed in Cleveland, though the film was set in Indiana and the interior shots were filmed... Read more
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E! Online
Why the Stars of A Christmas Story Aren't That Nervousit also has another element to it. It's really very magical in that nostalgic C
E! Online / Posted 2 days ago
it also has another element to it. It's really very magical in that nostalgic Christmas-y way." Rudolph plays Mrs. Parker, Ralphie's mother, and Krakowski plays the teacher, Miss Shields. The show also stars Chris Diamantopoulos, Ana Gasteyer,... Read more
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Philly.com
'A Christmas Story Live!': How Ardmore's Benj Pasek approached a holiday traditionOne grew up in Ardmore, the other, fictionally, and decades earlier, in Indiana
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
One grew up in Ardmore, the other, fictionally, and decades earlier, in Indiana, but Benj Pasek’s Christmas story and Ralphie Parker’s have at least one thing in common: Chinese food. In A Christmas Story, the 1983 film that became a 2012 Broadway... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'SNL,' 'Christmas Story,' '60 Minutes,' 'Sound of Music'music? Maya Rudolph plays the mother, and a digital casting call found Andy Wal
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
music? Maya Rudolph plays the mother, and a digital casting call found Andy Walken, an 11-year-old from Seattle, who plays Ralphie. Here’s my preview. News magazines: CBS’ “60 Minutes” looks at efforts to save the black rhino in South Africa.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Christmas Story’ fans should make time for musical version, toogreat pipes. One of New York’s finest, Matthew Broderick, is the narrator here
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
great pipes. One of New York’s finest, Matthew Broderick, is the narrator here. (Shepherd voiced the tale as the grown-up Ralphie in the original.) Maya Rudolph, who plays Ralphie’s mom in the live TV version, has proven on “Saturday Night Live”... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arts Around Town: Demkee marks 40 years as Allentown Band conductormusical, based on the classic film, is set in the 1940s in the fictional town o
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
musical, based on the classic film, is set in the 1940s in the fictional town of Hohman, Indiana, where nine-year-old Ralphie Parker is on a quest for the ultimate Christmas gift – an official Red Ryder. Just in time for Christmas, there's a... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
FOX Carolina / Posted 3 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Family hopes its ‘A Christmas Story’ house becomes Lego playset“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which features the “fragile” shipping container, Ralphie, in a bunny suit and the leg lamp. In this Dec. 12, 2017 photo provided by WSTM-TV, an interior view of a model of... Read more
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ajc.com
Family hopes its ‘A Christmas Story’ house becomes Lego playset“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which features the “fragile” shipping container, Ralphie, in a bunny suit and the leg lamp. In this Dec. 12, 2017 photo provided by WSTM-TV, an interior view of a model of... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Family hopes its ‘A Christmas Story’ house becomes Lego playset“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which features the “fragile” shipping container, Ralphie, in a bunny suit and the leg lamp. In this Dec. 12, 2017 photo provided by WSTM-TV, an interior view of a model of... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Family hopes its ‘A Christmas Story’ house becomes Lego playset“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
“A Christmas Story.” He scoured the internet sourcing the 2,000 blocks, which features the “fragile” shipping container, Ralphie, in a bunny suit and the leg lamp. In this Dec. 12, 2017 photo provided by WSTM-TV, an interior view of a model of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
8 ways to take in Wilmington arts and culture between Dec. 15-17by Pasek & Paul ("La La Land," "Dear Evan Hansen"), is sure-footed despite hitt
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
by Pasek & Paul ("La La Land," "Dear Evan Hansen"), is sure-footed despite hitting a couple of rough patches. As 9-year-old Ralphie -- whose Christmas quest to obtain an "official Red Ryder carbine action 200-shot range model air rifle with a... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Central Coast teen plays legendary bully in Fox's 'A Christmas Story Live!'the role of bully Scut Farkus in Fox's A Christmas Story Live!, the musical ver
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the role of bully Scut Farkus in Fox's A Christmas Story Live!, the musical version of the classic holiday tale about Ralphie Parker yearning for a Red Ryder BB gun. "That was by far the best birthday present I've ever gotten," Carlson said.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Split Stage Productions musical revue sure to get you in the holiday spiritwriter. Diamond Theatre of Ligonier presents 'Christmas Through the Ages' The
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
writer. Diamond Theatre of Ligonier presents 'Christmas Through the Ages' Theater Spotlight: Scrooge, George Bailey, Ralphie and the Grinch on stage Westmoreland 'Nutcracker' ballet includes several sets of sisters Pittsburgh Public Theater... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
‘A Christmas Story’ house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 3 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a “fragile” sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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Variety
Hugh Jackman to Perform ‘Greatest Showman’ Song Live During Fox’s ‘A Christmas Story Live’ TelecastJane Krakowski, Chris Diamantopoulis, Ana Gasteyer, David Alan Grier, Ken Jeong
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
Jane Krakowski, Chris Diamantopoulis, Ana Gasteyer, David Alan Grier, Ken Jeong and newcomer Andy Walken in the role of Ralphie. The “Grease Live” duo of Marc Platt and Adam Siegel is executive producing for Warner Horizon Unscripted and... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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Island Packet
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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New York Daily News
Family's 'A Christmas Story' house may become Lego setscoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. Th
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
scoured the internet to find the 2,000 pieces needed to construct the home. The Middaugh family included the character Ralphie in a bunny suit, a shipping container with a "fragile" sign and the notorious leg lamp. Lego reviews set proposals... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'A Christmas Story': Watch Ralphie singAre you ready for a singing, dancing Ralphie Parker in pursuit of that Red Ryde
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Are you ready for a singing, dancing Ralphie Parker in pursuit of that Red Ryder BB gun? The musical “A Christmas Story Live!” asks that question at 7 p.m. Sunday on Fox and puts a new spin on the adored 1983 film, a holiday staple. Purists may... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
'A Christmas Story: The Musical' opens at Auditorium TheatreThe story is set in 1940s Indiana. Young Ralphie is scheming his way towards th
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
The story is set in 1940s Indiana. Young Ralphie is scheming his way towards the holiday gift of his dreams. There are just a few distractions along the way. The show is in town for seven more performances through Sunday, December 17.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Theater Spotlight: Scrooge, George Bailey, Ralphie and the Grinch on stage | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Meet the 11-old from Seattle area who plays Ralphie in FOX musical ‘A Christmas Story’SEATTLE — An 11-year-old boy who lived in the Seattle area is playing the role
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
SEATTLE — An 11-year-old boy who lived in the Seattle area is playing the role of Ralphie Parker in FOX’s live musical version of “A Christmas Story,” which will air Sunday night. “I’m very excited about this,” Andy Walken said in a Skype interview... Read more
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The Morning Sun
St. Mary's Colgan Fine Arts perform "A Christmas Story"Stephanie Potterspotter@morningsun.net PITTSBURG — Desperados walked down the
The Morning Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Stephanie Potterspotter@morningsun.net PITTSBURG — Desperados walked down the aisles through the audience and Ralphie Parker chased them away with his official Red Ryder carbine action, 200-shot, range model air rifle with a compass in the stock and... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Giant 'Christmas Story' leg lamp lights up Iowa neighborhoodcan see it, you can make it," he said. "That's just the way art goes." For tho
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
can see it, you can make it," he said. "That's just the way art goes." For those not familiar with the film or the prop, Ralphie Parker — the narrator and main character — and family are greeted with the "major award" his father, referred to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man builds 14-foot-tall 'A Christmas Story' leg lamp in front yardso sure and frequently tries to turn it off when he isn't looking. The film is
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
so sure and frequently tries to turn it off when he isn't looking. The film is set in the 1940s and narrated by an adult Ralphie Parker reminiscing on a Christmas where he was nine years old. 'Moment pipe bomb malfunctions': CCTV shows moment of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
'A Christmas Story: The Musical' is a holiday crowd-pleaserabout a lot more than -- childhood and parents and friends and siblings and tea
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
about a lot more than -- childhood and parents and friends and siblings and teachers and our memories of them all -- but Ralphie's fixation on the BB gun centers the story. The musical is explicitly tied to its origins on Jean Shepherd's show on... Read more
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