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CONNECTED - A Rock Musical

CONNECTED explores the dangers and consequences of the interface between life and the online world in a story that resonates throughout schools and households everywhere.

  • Full Length Musical
  • Australian, Drama
  • 85 minutes

  • Time Period: New Millennium/21st Century
  • Target Audience: Teen (Age 14 - 18), Appropriate for all audiences
  • Set Requirements: Bare Stage/Simple Set
Emma arrives at a new school and runs the gauntlet of finding out about friendship groups and how the game is played in this new setting. Meanwhile, Dylan's social awkwardness means he is spending more and more time on his computer locked away in his room. When Emma finds herself the unwanted attention of the school jock Michael, his ex-girlfriend Kate uses any means available to put the new girl in her place. The entire situation takes a turn towards the sinister as their online worlds collide with their lives in a way over which they ultimately have no control and which threatens to have the most disastrous consequences.

CONNECTED explores the dangers and consequences of the interface between life and the online world in a story that resonates throughout schools and households everywhere. An exciting and engaging production that uses an energetic, fast paced narrative and an edgy original contemporary musical soundtrack, CONNECTED brings into focus the vital issue of the dangers and consequences of not managing online relationships responsibly.

Premiere Production: The World Premiere was at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2014, followed by successful seasons in Sydney, Melbourne and Helsinki.
  • Casting: 4M, 10F

  • DYLAN - A computer nerd. Shy and socially inept.
    KATE - Popular, egocentric and manipulative.
    EMMA - The new girl. Uncertain and vulnerable.
    MICHAEL - School jock. Nice guy but not that smart.
  • LILY - Kate's friend. Not that smart.
    JESSICA - Kate's friend. Secretly in love with Kate.
    SARA - Kate's friend and rival for head mean girl.
    ROSA - Kate's friend. A follower.
    DAN - Mike's best friend.
    THOMMO - Another friend of Mike's. The silent type.
    MADDEE - Emma's friend from her old school in Sweden.
    CHELSEA - Girl from Los Angeles who Dylan pretends to be someone else to online.
    DYLAN'S MUM - Concerned and caring.
    MOLLY - An independent, alternative girl at school.
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    Up to 20 copies for the cast and crew.

    $82.50
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    1 x Script
    1 x Double CD comprising of Backing Tracks (without vocals) and Rehearsal CD (with vocals)
    1 x Piano Vocal Score
    1 x Original Logo Artwork for use on all advertising, flyers, programmes, websites to promote your show.

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