How the Grinch Stole Christmas Description
Release date: 2006.
Type: Broadway musical.
Dr Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! is a seasonal musical adaptation of the Dr. Seuss book How The Grinch Stole Christmas.
From the Children's Theatre Company, the musical was transferred to Broadway by Maximum Entertainment producer Avram C. Freedberg. This version with book and lyrics by Timothy Mason, original score by Mel Marvin, directed by Matt August and created and conceived by Jack O'Brien. The Broadway production debuted on November 8, 2006 at the Foxwoods Theatre (then the Hilton theatre) for the Christmas season and closed on January 7, 2007. This production is notable for being the first Broadway musical to offer 12 performances a week.
The musical began its second limited run at the St. James Theatre on November 9, 2007 with Patrick Page returning to the title role.
Official Website: http://www.grinchmusical.com/