Directed by Matt Walker, the production is based on the 1960s TV special that, at least in my book, doesn't measure up to the cinematic genius of Frosty the Snowman or Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer. And that gives these guys a whole lot of liberties. Ha

Presented by Troubadour Theater Company at the Falcon Theatre, 4252 Riverside Dr., Burbank. Tue.-Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 4 & 8 p.m., Sun. 4 & 7 p.m. Dec. 2-23. (818) 955-8101.

Reviewed by Jennie Webb