It's A Wonderful Life (Radio Play)

CRT's first radio play! This script was adapted by Philip Grecian from the original 1946 film by Frank Capra. Directed by UConn Professor of Vocal Training, Jennifer Scapetis-Tycer, this production will be a pre-recorded performance, with eight opportunities to tune in via zoom. In this production, Director Scapetis-Tycer reimagines (through sound) this heart-warming story featuring a huge cast of characters complete with “commercials” and a Foley sound artist.

Running Time 2 hours 10 minutes, including intermission

ASL Interpreted Performance- Saturday, November 21 at 2pm 

There will be a talkback with members of the cast after the following performances:
Thursday, November 19 7:30pm and Saturday, November 21 2pm

Click here for an exclusive interview with director Jennifer Scapetis-Tycer!


Potter, Gower, Osgood, Big Band Singer, Ensemble   Thom Sesma*
The Boss, Reineman, Mrs. Bailey, Tilly, Welch, Ensemble   Lisa Wolpe*
Young George, Clarence, Reporter, Ensemble   Matt Bader
Young Violet, Violet, Janie, Helen, Call Letter Singer, Ensemble   Eliza Carson
Ruth, Mrs. Hatch, Carter, Mrs. Davis, Call Letter Singer, Ensemble   Nicolle Cooper
Mary, Call Letter Singer, Ensemble   Jamie Feidner
Young Mary, Zuzu, Hortense, Mrs. Thompson, Chairwoman, Call Letter Singer, Ensemble   Abigail Hilditch
Uncle Billy, Joe, Ed, Marty, Ensemble   Jim Jiang
Joseph, Mr. Partridge, Tommy, Ensemble   Colin Kinnick
Bert, Mr. Martini, Freddie, Ensemble   Alex Kosciuszek
George Bailey   Nick Luberto
Young Harry, Harry Bailey, Nick, Peter, Ensemble   Tyler Nowakowski
Ernie, Mr. Bailey, Mickey, Tom, Ensemble   Sean Redahan
Announcer, Sam, Sheriff, Charlie Ensemble   Leone Julio Rodriguez

*Appearing courtesy of Actors' Equity Association