Light it Up!

Cleveland Play House

Cleveland, OH (Playhouse Square)
Professional Theatre

By: Jason Michael Webb and Lelund Durond Thompson

November 27 - December 22, 2021

Show Description:

For the holidays, we bring you a brand new, family-friendly musical event! Welcome to Tinselville, USA! It’s this holly-jolly town’s world-famous annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, and you are invited to join in the fun! This world premiere one-of-a-kind musical event features original pop, rock, gospel, and jazz holiday tunes and new arrangements of Christmas favorites by Tony Award-winning composer Jason Michael Webb. Light It Up! is a celebration of family, friends, community, and each person’s ability to make every day brighter.

Staff and Cast

Director: Christopher Windom
Musical Director: Keith Williams

Florrie Bagel (Ginger Snap / Mrs. Claus / Community Player)
Kristina Gabriela (Candie Canemaker / Lost Love / Community Player)
Matt Gittins (St. Nicholas Elf / Community Player)
Grace Hunt (Female Understudy)
Brennyn Lark (Maria Rudolph / Clara / Community Player)
Terica Marie (Holly Daye)
Gustavo Márquez (Juniper Green / Community Player)
Benjamin H. Moore (Oliver Winters V / Scrooge / Community Player)
Christopher B. Portley (The Nutcracker / Community Player)
Helen Marla White (Orna Mint / Community Player)
Mariama Whyte (Marsha Strivers / Community Player)


7:30pm Monday (12/20 only)
7pm Tuesdays
7:30pm Wednesdays (12/22 at 1:30pm instead)
7:30pm Thursdays
7:30pm Fridays
2:30pm and 7:30pm Saturdays (1
1/27 at 7:30pm only)
2:30pm Sundays (1
1/28 at 6:30pm)

Runtime: 1h 30m (no intermission)


$25 - $75

(216) 241-6000

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Allen Theater Complex
1407 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115