A Christmas Story Live! Reviews

December 19, 2017
Musical based on classic film is an OK update, but too long.
December 18, 2017
Powerhouse performances.
December 18, 2017
If this live musical craze continues, can I request a follow-up from this same creative team?
December 18, 2017
It is a risky business turning a near-perfect thing into a somewhat less-perfect thing, but it feels churlish to cavil about so much hard work done in a celebratory spirit.
December 18, 2017
A Christmas Story isn't meant to challenge, it's meant to comfort. And as reheated holiday leftovers, A Christmas Story Live! just about hits the spot.
December 18, 2017
This production's chief shortcoming is that it lacks the advantage of instantly recognizable songs and edgy material. But the show's wholesome Middle American pleasures no doubt sparked plenty of smiles, especially for lovers of the source material.