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Emma Susami, as angel Clara Odbody, shows Jon Hatje, who plays George Bailey, his influence during the production of “It’s a Wonderful Life” performed by the Tinley Park-Park District and Covered Bridge Playhouse’s Teen Theater at the Tinley Park Performing Arts Center Dec. 15.
Jon Hatje, as George Bailey, negotiates with customers to keep some money in the bank during a Dec. 15 performance of “It’s a Wonderful Life” at the Tinley Park Performing Arts Center. Photos by Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media
Brianna Butler, as Young George, explains to Tobin Ekdale, who plays Mr. Gower, that poison was placed inside a bottle of medicine.
Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter
4:00 pm CST December 27, 2018
“Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.”This iconic line delivered by young Zuzu Bailey at the end of “It’s A Wonderful Life” has remained a beloved message of hope and optimism since Frank Capra’s Academy Award nominated film hit the big screens in 1946.