Set in 1952 in Macao, China, Adrift in Macao is a loving parody of film noir movies.
And there are of course those songs...Melnick demonstrates an affinity for melody and old-fashioned showmanship that link him to his grandfather, Richard Rodgers...Talkin' Broadway.com
...With a drop-dead funny book and shamefully silly lyrics by Christopher Durang and lethally catchy music by Peter Melnick. A Drift In Macao lovingly parodies the Hollywood film noir classics of the 1940's and 50's...BroadwayWorld.com
MITCH - Male, an American who has been framed for murder by a mysterious villain named McGuffin.
LUREENA - Blonde bombshell who gets hired to be a singer at a club for her first night in Macao, China.
TEMPURA - Male, Asian, Club's piano player.
CORINNA - Female, Club's entertainer before Lureena.
RICK SHAW - Male, cynical surf and turf casino owner who hires Lureena to be his nightclub singer.
JOE - Male, bartender.
DAISY - Female, cigarette girl.
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1 x Piano Vocal Score
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The LIBRETTO is available for SALE ONLY and not available for hire as part of the Rehearsal Material set. It must be purchased separately and is available through our office.
Shipped a minimum of 3 months before the last performance. This must be hired as a condition of the License to produce this show.
8 x Vocal Chorus Books
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1 x Piano Conductor Score