Presents wrapped? Mulled wine at the ready? Stagey TV planned and set to record...? Here's West End Frame's guide to what you should be watching this Christmas!
The Sound Of Music Live
Sun 20th Dec at 7:30pm on ITV1
Following NBC's event in 2013, ITV are broadcasting a live TV production of The Sound of Music starring Kara Tointon, Julian Ovenden, Katherine Kelly, Alexander Armstrong, Maria Friedman, Mel Giedroyc and Evelyn Hoskins.
Gypsy starring Imelda Staunton
Sun 27th Dec at 9.00pm on BBC4
Imelda Staunton's performance in Gypsy is already part of theatrical history. During the show's run at the Savoy Theatre, three performances were filmed. The wait is finally over as the production will be broadcast on 27th December ahead of a rumoured DVD release.
Joining Staunton as Momma Rose are Lara Pulver as Louise, Peter Davison as Herbie, Gemma Sutton as June and Dan Burton as Tulsa. Click here for more info.
WATCH OUT FOR...
Mon 21st Dec at 11.50am on Channel 4
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
Christmas Eve at 9.05am on BBC2
Tim Rice: A Life in Song
Christmas day at 3.05pm on BBC2
Sun 27th Dec at 1.50am on BBC1
The Making of The Sound of Music Live
Mon 21st Dec at 8.00pm on ITV1
Christmas Eve at 5.20pm on Channel 5
Tue 29th Dec at 5.55pm on BBC2
Wed 23rd Dec at 8.00pm on ITV3
The Wizard of Oz*
Christmas Day at 3.10pm on Channel 5
The Sound of Music*
New Year's Day at 1.15pm on BBC1
7 Brides for 7 Brothers*
Christmas Day at 1.05pm on Channel 5
Wishing all our readers a very Merry Christmas!
Andrew Tomlins (Editor)