The holidays have a way of sneaking up on us. All of a sudden it’s December and we’re trying to remember Grandma’s sugar cookie recipe while frantically googling the best gifts to buy our bosses.
Don’t worry, this year we’ve got you covered! It’s time to blast your favorite cast album and get to work on your holiday shopping.
Here are our top 10 gift ideas for the theatre lovers on your list…
10. Carols For A Cure 2018: Volume 20: 2 CDs
Carols for a Cure holiday CD is a must-have on every theatre-lover’s wish list. This 2-CD compilation of holiday standards and original songs features voices from Broadway, Off-Broadway and National Tours. This CD will definitely get you in the holiday spirit and exclusively benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and you can get your copy for $25 on the Broadway Cares store.
9. Mamma Mia! 2 Movie Sing-Along Collection
Broadway’s Mamma Mia! has been a hit with musical theatre and movie fans alike! Get your copy of both Mamma Mia! and its sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again on Blu-ray or DVD anywhere movies are sold or on Amazon.
8. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You
Hamilton and In the Heights writer and star Lin-Manuel Miranda has been tweeting affirmations to his thousands of Twitter followers every morning and evening for years. Now all of these thoughts have been brought together in a new book, fully illustrated by Jonny Sun. If someone in your life needs an encouraging pick me up, gift them this book! Get it for $20 at Barnes and Noble.
7. Broadway Stickers
Get stickers to decorate your laptop, water bottles or notebooks for the Broadway fan in your life! Redbubble has stickers for almost every show, especially the shows coming to TPAC this season! Get stickers starting $3 and up on Redbubble.com
6. Anastasia: The New Broadway Musical Sheet Music
Get the “FANastasia” in your life the Anastasia: The New Broadway Musical piano/vocal sheet music! Make sure to learn all of the songs, so you can sing along when the show comes to TPAC March 19-24! Get it at Barnes and Noble for $12.
5. Playbill Ornaments from the Broadway Cares Classic Collection
hat’s the best way to decorate your Christmas tree? With Playbill ornaments representing your favorite Broadway shows! Get a set of six ornaments for $50 online in the Playbill Store.
4. TOO MUCH IS NOT ENOUGH: A Memoir of Fumbling Toward Adulthood by Andrew Rannells
The Book of Mormon is coming back to TPAC March 12-17 and Andrew Rannells, who originated the role of ‘Elder Price’ in the original Broadway production, is releasing his new memoir on March 12! The memoir takes a look at Rannells as he talks about everything from growing up in the Midwest to bad auditions to bad relationships and everything in between. You can preorder the hilarious new book for $20 on Amazon.
3. Broadway Lyric Canvas
Every theatre fan has a favorite song from their favorite Broadway show- so what better gift than a beautiful canvas with that inspirational lyric on it to spice up their room! You can either make this a DIY project or find your loved one their dream canvas on Etsy.
2. Broadway t-shirt blanket
Is there someone on your list that has an endless amount of musical theatre show t-shirts? Make them a customized t-shirt blanket made with their favorite show merch! You can get the blankets made on Etsy starting at $20 and up.
1. TPAC Gift Certificates
If someone you know loves a night out on the town but you’re not sure what to get them, a TPAC Gift Certificate is the way to go! They’re available at the TPAC box office or online.