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GIGI is now available to perform!
11 Jul


If you can’t make it to the Moulin Rouge, Lerner and Loewe’s exquisite music from GIGI will transport you to the elegant atmosphere of Paris in the 1890’s. 

Book and Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.
Music by Frederick Loewe.
Casting: 3M, 4F plus ensemble

Song Highlights: "Thank Heaven For Little Girls" - "It’s A Bore" - "The Night They Invented Champagne" - "Gigi"
1974 Tony Award for Best Original Score

FREE PERUSAL OFFER: Email by July 30 to request a free perusal of GIGI. 


More Broadway classics and upcoming productions. 

FREE PERUSAL OFFER: email by July 30 to request a free perusal on any of these shows. 

Book by Neil Simon. Music by Cy Coleman. Lyrics by Dorothy Fields.
Full Length Musical, Comedy, Drama
Casting: 4M, 4F

Musical numbers include: “Big Spender,” “If My Friends Could See Me Now,” “There’s Gotta Be Something Better Than This,” “I’m a Brass Band” and “Baby, Dream Your Dream”. 

Upcoming Production:
July 20 – August 5, 2018.

Music by Jule Styne. Lyrics by Bob Merrill. Book by Isobel Lennart.
Full Length Musical, Drama
Casting: 19M, 16F

An unforgettable score, which includes “People,” “Don’t Rain On My Parade,” “I’m the Greatest Star,” “The Music That Makes Me Dance,” and “You Are Woman, I Am Man”. 

Upcoming Production:
July 12 – 14, 2018.

Book by Michael Stewart.
Music & Lyrics by Jerry Herman.
Full Length Musical, Comedy
Casting: 4M, 5F

The show’s memorable songs include “Put On Your Sunday Clothes,” “Ribbons Down My Back,” “Before the Parade Passes By,” “Hello, Dolly!,” “Elegance,” and “It Only Takes a Moment”.

Currently on Broadway, at the Shubert Theatre.

Upcoming Production
Nov 3 – Dec 1, 2018.

Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Arthur Kopit. Additional Lyrics by Susan Birkenhead.
Based on the play "The Philadelphia Story" by Philip Barry.
Full Length Musical, Comedy
Casting: 5M, 4F

Cole Porter classic songs include “High Society”, “Let’s Misbehave”, “Well, Did You Eva?”, “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?”  and “You’re Sensational”.

Upcoming Production
Nov 3 – 18, 2018.

Book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante. Music by Marvin Hamlisch. Lyrics by Edward Kleban.
Full Length Musical, Drama, Contemporary
Casting: 14M, 12F

Memorable musical numbers include “What I Did for Love, “One,” “I Can Do That,” “At the Ballet,” “The Music and the Mirror” and “I Hope I Get It.” 

Upcoming Production (High School Edition)
Siena College & Whitefriars College, VIC
July 25 – 28, 2018.

Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter.
Original Book by P.G. Wodehouse, Guy Bolton, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse.
New Book by Timothy Crouse and John Weidman
Full Length Musical, Romance, Melodrama, 1960s
Casting: 12M, 8F, 5M or F

Terrific Cole Porter songs in both versions include “It’s De-Lovely,” “Friendship,” “I Get A Kick Out Of You,” “All Through The Night,” “Anything Goes,” “You’re The Top” and “Blow, Gabriel, Blow”.

Upcoming Production
Wellington Girls’ College, NZ
July 31 – August 4, 2018.

Music by Harry Warren. Lyrics by Al Dubin.
Book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble. Based on the Novel by Bradford Ropes.
Full Length Musical, Drama, 1930s
Casting: 21M, 11F

The score is chock-full of Broadway standards, including “You’re Getting To Be A Habit With Me,” “Dames,” “We’re In the Money,” “Lullaby of Broadway,” “Shuffle Off to Buffalo” and “Forty-Second Street.”
Upcoming Production
August 30 – September 9, 2018.

FREE PERUSAL OFFER: email by July 30 to request a free perusal on any of these shows. 

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