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Looking to Learn More About A Wonderful Life?

Looking to Learn More About A Wonderful Life?

Enrich your theatre-going experience with our comprehensive selection of Audience Insights Guides, Student Guides, Director's Visions, Author's Notes, and Program Notes. Learn about the writing and directing processes, delve into show history, and explore thematic background information.

A Wonderful Life InsightsAUDIENCE INSIGHTS: Want to learn more about A Wonderful Life? Access tons of background and historical information about the musical including a behind-the-scenes look at the costume designs with Goodspeed's Audience Insights guide.

STUDENT GUIDE TO THE THEATRE: Everyone from kids to teenagers will enjoy Goodspeed's Student Guide to the Theatre. This comprehensive guide includes a plot and character summary, accessible historical and thematic background information, a behind-the-scenes look at the production, fun facts, and more!

TEACHER'S INSTRUCTIONAL GUIDE: is intended for use by teachers who will bring their school groups to attend performances at Goodspeed Musicals. The TIG provides background historical information, teaching ideas, and prompts to facilitate students' knowledge and appreciation of the show’s themes and characters. Activities are influenced by state and national standards associated with the arts, language arts and social studies for middle school and high school levels.

DIRECTOR'S VISION: Delve into the mind of director Michael Perlman as he discusses his vision for Goodspeed's A Wonderful Life.

PROGRAM NOTES: shares various insights into A Wonderful Life history and background.

MEET THE CAST & CREATIVE TEAM: Get up close and personal with your favorite Goodspeed actors, directors and designers.


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