The Citiblog

December 8, 2020, 5:58.59 pm ET


Photo: Melissa Errico

The Irish Repertory Theatre will present “Meet Me in St. Louis: A Holiday Special in Song and on Screen,” from Friday December 11 through Saturday January 2, 2021

Adapted by Charlotte Moore and based both the beloved 1944 film and 1989 Broadway musical of the same name, the show focuses on the Smith family as they grapple with life changes and new love in a bustling St. Louis on the brink of the 1904 World’s Fair. The musical includes such classic tunes as “The Trolley Song,” “The Boy Next Door” and “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.”

The cast will include Shereen Ahmed as Esther Smith, William Bellamy as Lon Smith, Rufus Collins as Alonzo Smith, Kerry Conte as Lucille Ballard, Melissa Errico as Anna Smith, Ali Ewoldt as Rose Smith, Kathy Fitzgerald as Katie, Ian Holcomb as Warren Sheffield, Austyn Johnson as Agnes, Jay Aubrey Jones as Grandpa, Kylie Kuioka as Tootie, Ashley Robinson (A as Postman and Trolley Man, and Max von Essen as John Truitt.

Pricing is “pay what you can,” including a free option, allowing everyone to participate in this event, with a suggested ticket price of $25. For more information, visit