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The Red Plush Parlor — A Gentle Musical

RedPlushARTBook and Lyrics by Christie Lund Coles

Music by Larry Bastian

A righteous man who already has six wives has found another lamb to bring into his protective fold. But there is one big problem: his oldest son has fallen in love with this very same young lady. A fun and funny musical comedy.


PLAY DETAILS:

  • Characters: 2M 7W 3Teenboys 2Teengirls 1girl + ensemble, if desired
  • About 90 minutes
  • Settings: 3 interiors
  • Order # 2074

Available for all groups.


PERUSAL MATERIALS

ACT ONE
#1 — Overture — Orchestra
Scene 1 — The Sitting Room of the KNUDSEN home in Salt Lake City.
#2 — The Wives’ Song — Wives and Dancers
#3 — Goodness Knows — Annie and Wives
#4 — Scene Change Music — Orchestra
Scene 2 — Upstairs sitting area, late evening
#5 — The Trials of a Married Man — Lars

#6 — Prelude to Act II — Orchestra
ACT TWO
Scene 1 — The Red Plush Parlor, as opulent as it can be                
#7 — The Red Plush Parlor — Wives
#8 — I Saw Her There — John
#9 — I Saw You There (Reprise No. 1) — Francine
#10 — Background to Greeting Scene & Scene Change Music — Orchestra
Scene 2 — The Red Plush parlor, several hours later
#11 — I Saw You There (reprise #2) — John & Francine
#12 — A Man of My Own — Francine

#13 — Prelude to Act III — Orchestra
ACT THREE
Scene 1 — The Red Plush Parlor, the following day
#14 — Dress Up Day — Children
#15 — Party Scene — Orchestra
#16 — I Saw You There (Reprise No. 2) — Francine & John
#17 — Confrontation Scene — Lars and Liza
Scene 2 — The Red Plush Parlor, sometime later
#18 — Finale — Entire Cast

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REHEARSAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE

  • Script in PDF format  — Order #2074a : $25.00 (will be sent to you by email, from which you will be authorized to make copies for your production)



  • First Performance Amateur/Educational Royalty — Order #2074d : $50 (for the first or only performance)



  • Second Performance Amateur/Educational Royalty — Order #2074e : $50 (For each successive performance)



  • Professional Royalties will be quoted upon application.
  • Piano-Vocal Score (in PDF format) — Order #2074b : $25.00 (will be sent to you by email, from which you will be authorized to make copies for your production)



  • Vocal Book —There is NO Vocal Book available for this title.
  • Orchestrations (in PDF Format) — Order #2074h : $30.00 (for Flute, Trumpet/Trombone [to which Bass and Drums can be added, but there are no charts for them] will be sent to you by email, from which you will be authorized to make copies for your production)



  • EMAIL us for rights and information. Be sure to give us anticipated performance dates and the address of your group and, if different, your theatre. Please also include a contact name and phone number.

PRODUCTIONS

  • Other productions for which the records are lost
  • Provo 3rd Ward — 1982
  • Valley Center Theatre — 1976
  • Brigham Young University — 1966 (A great success!)

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