Marv3 Winter Wonderettes (Springfield High Edition)


Winter Wonderettes SPRINGFIELD HIGH
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The Wonderettes are back in this easier-to-produce version!

This seasonal celebration finds the girls entertaining at Springfield High— in front of the set of the school play. When Santa turns up missing, the girls use their talent and creative ingenuity to save the holiday party. Featuring great ’60s versions of holiday classics such as “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town,” “Jingle Bell Rock,” “Run, Rudolph, Run,” and “Winter Wonderland,” the result is, of course, marvelous! This musical can be performed on and in front of your current set, making it easier to produce in conjunction with the rest of your season.

Take me back to the original.



The perfect Christmas revue! Crackles with energy and joy!

–LA Weekly


Missy (28) Always the over-achiever of the group, Missy has now blossomed into a full-fledged adult over-achiever. She is an elementary school teacher with cat-eye glasses. She has recently returned from her honeymoon with her new husband Bill, an audience member. She controls the evening’s events, even when Betty Jean is in charge: Missy is the one to cover for mistakes, and is always ready to jump in and save the day. She has an inner-sexiness (even slightly kinky) that comes out every once-in-a-while, much to her surprise and embarrassment. She has been best friends with Suzy since elementary school. (Soprano with belt. Range: F#3–A5)

Cindy Lou (28) Cindy Lou is the "bad girl" of the group, now reformed (to a point). She is sexy with a dry and sassy wit, and has a miles-high jet-black beehive, a cross between the Ronettes and early Priscilla Presley. She has a tattoo on her left upper arm that reads “Billy Ray,” her boyfriend who passed away a few years back (from The Marvelous Wonderettes). Until that time it seemed that things always went her way, making Betty Jean crazy. She has an incredible soft side and inner depth, revealed in her Act II monologue and ballad. (Mezzo Soprano with belt— sings lead vocal line on most group songs. Range: A3–E5)

Suzy (28) Suzy is happy-go-lucky, a little giddy, a little silly, and a little pregnant. She’s always willing to go along with anyone and anything, and she seems to giggle at just about anything. She finds great pleasure in everything she does; the sillier it is, the more fun she finds it. Her pregnancy has brought out her attention-deficit disorder, and she reverts to her childhood on the drop of a dime. She is married to Ritchie, her high-school sweetheart, who is running the lights for the performance. Her honey-blond hair is reminiscent of early Marlo Thomas/”That Girl.” Her best friend is Missy. (Mezzo/Alto with big belt. Range: C#3–E5)

Betty Jean (28) Betty Jean is the self-anointed clown of the group, always vying for attention from her best friend Cindy Lou. She loves that she is in finally in charge of the group, if only for this one performance. She has worked at Harper’s Hardware since high school and is now in Corporate Sales, a fact she’s very proud of. After a few tumultuous years, she married her high-school boyfriend Johnny, who also used to work at Harper’s Hardware. We learn that they have recently separated for good. She has a strength that belies her goofiness. This strength is what gives her empathy; she has no "poor me" in her attitude. This pays off in her Act I closing song. Her hair is red/auburn. (Strong Alto with big belt. Range: D3­–Eb5)


Springfield High School Gymnasium, USA

Harper's Hardware Annual Company Christmas Party, 1968

  1. Mister Santa
  2. Rockin Christmas Medley
  3. Chipmunk Cheer
  4. Snowfall
  5. The Man With The Bag
  6. Its Christmas Time All Over The World
  7. Donde Esta Santa Claus
  8. Mele Kalikimaka
  9. O Tannenbaum
  10. We Wanna See Santa Do the Mambo
  11. Santa Claus Is Comin to Town
  12. Christmas Will Be Just Another Lovely Day
  13. Run Rudolph Run
  14. Suzy Snowflake
  15. This Christmas
  16. All Those Christmas Cliches
  17. Bells Medley
  18. What Are You Doing New Years Eve?
  19. Santa Baby
  20. Winter Wonderland

Performance Royalties are based on theater particulars.

Billing responsibilities, pertinent copyright information, and playwrights' biographies are available in the show rider that comes with your license agreement.

Materials: Digital Materials are provided via email as downloadable PDF files for you to print in-house. All materials are yours to keep! No deposits, no returns.

Production Materials for Winter Wonderettes (Springfield High Edition) includes:

  • 4 Cast Script and Vocal Book
  • Piano/Vocal Score
  • Piano/Conductor Score
  • 2 Directors Scripts
  • 1 Stage Manager Script
  • Logo Pack


  • Keyboard/Conductor Score
  • Guitar
  • Bass
  • Drums
  • Reed (Flute, Alto Sax, Tenor Sax) (+ Sleigh Bells, Shaker, Cowbell, Claves, Tambourine)

Official Logo Pack Now Included!

To help you promote your show, Stage Rights now includes a logo pack with your license. The logo pack includes high resolution versions (both color and black and white) of our show logo. The logo is the portion of the artwork with the title of the show. The surrounding artwork is also available for an additional fee.

Production Resources:

  • Official Logo Pack
  • Customizable Poster & Layered Artwork
  • Social Media Marketing Kit
  • Performance Tracks
  • Rehearsal Tracks
  • Full Conductor's Score

Official Show Poster and Layered Artwork are available for this title. We’ve collaborated with our partners at Subplot Studio to bring you powerful and easy-to-use online poster design and downloadable artwork for this Stage Rights title. Customize by adding your theater name and logo, show dates, credits, and box office info, and use elements in the layered artwork to create your own print and online marketing pieces. You can even order printed posters! Learn more at www.subplotstudio.com/store/posters/collection/stage-rights/