"We want people walking away with a sense of the holiday spirit, having their cup of mirth filled," explains director Gavin Mayer. "We're trying to create this production that's really reminiscent of the movie, and also just trying to create a magical, spectacular event for people's Christmas."
Miracle on 34th Street, The Musical opens tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Boulevard, and runs through December 23. Performances are Tuesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday at 1 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. For tickets, starting at $53, and more information, go to www.arvadacenter.org or call 720-898-7200.
Tuesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m.; Wednesdays, 1 p.m.; Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Starts: Nov. 27. Continues through Dec. 23, 2012