Not your Grandmother's or Godmother's fairy tale!! Cinderella is discovered by a talent scout, gets a makeover, falls into peril, is rescued, falls in love and appears on "Southsedalia's Got Talent." It has music taken from a raft of composers and features some of Taylor's favorite music of all time, plus pieces of his own: Leo Delibes, W.A. Mozart, J.S. Bach, Jules Massenet, Carl Maria von Weber, Antonin Dvoák, Luigi Boccherini, Edvard Grieg, Josef Haydn, Felix Mendelssohn, Frederic Chopin, Jacques Offenbach, P.I. Tchaikovsky, Camille St Saens and Bernard J. Taylor. Arranged and orchestrated by Bernard J Taylor.
F. Scott Fitzgerald is interviewed in Purgatory by a modern interviewer who feels deep nostalgia for the era that Fitzgerald wrote about, even though she has never known it first-hand. Fitzgerald is forced to relive some moments--mainly those involving his wife, Zelda, and Ernest Hemingway, the admirer who ultimately turned on him.
Cue the lightning! Cue the thunder! It’s monster mayhem in this frightfully fun comedy! Transylvania High School is where the kids of all the classic monster movie villains go to learn the tricks of the trade. There are vampires, mummies, werewolves, zombies, witches, Frankenstein’s daughter, the Invisible Man’s son, and even the Phantom of the Opera’s kid, all of them struggling to live up to their parents’ legendary examples. From science fair projects to cliques, these monsters struggle with the same stresses as typical teenagers. When a group of human high school students stumbles upon the monster school thanks to a broken down bus, utter mayhem ensues. Far more silly than spooky, this comedy delivers both loads of laughs and a gentle message about befriending those who are different from us.
"Watch your back, Matilda. Tina Denmark is in town! Book and lyrics by Joal Paley. Music by Marvin Laird.
Ruthless is the story of a naive 1950s housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopath 8-year-old daughter Tina. Encouraged by her manager, Sylvia, Tina will do ANYTHING to get the lead role in her school play ""including murdering the leading lady!"" In Act II, while Tina spends time at a reform school for psychopathic ingenues, Judy discovers from her adoptive mother that her birth mother was a famous actress. Judy decides that she should be famous as well and becomes a Broadway diva."
"Make Me a Musical" is a modern backstage parody musical with a Faustian twist and a cynical view of showbiz. The show is set in the context of a "backstage musical" in New York and embraces many clichés. This high-energy show has high kicking chorus numbers, beautiful tender ballads, and jazz numbers which reflect the story's New York setting.
Based on the story of Genesis, the age-old conflict of parents and children takes the stage in this epic, heartfelt Stephen Schwartz musical. From musical theatre greats Stephen Schwartz and John Caird comes a joyous and inspirational musical about parents, children and faith... not to mention centuries of unresolved family business!
Set in the golden haze of Fifties America this family friendly musical features the Cunningham family and their lodger, Arthur (The Fonz) Fonzarelli. Based on the much loved Seventies Sitcom the show features 21 original songs by the Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe winning songwriter Paul Williams.
A dead body can be so inconvenient... especially when its the corpse of the meetings guest of honor, who drops dead after eating the pasta salad at the potluck lunch! Is this the worst gluten reaction ever? Was he murdered? Unable to decide what to do, the ladies try to hide the body. Non-stop hilarity begins as they try to keep the corpse out of sight from their unexpected guests. The victim was scheduled to be the Grand Marshal of the Founders Day parade, so all sorts of crazy characters come searching for him the mayor, the snoopy newspaper reporter and his girlfriend, Mimi Monroe. Was Burdett murdered for his grandfathers secret diary? After all, Mimi reveals that the journal exposes the shady dealings of everyone in town!
An exciting new Pop/Rock Musical adapted from Hans Christian Andersen's fantastical coming-of-age adventure! Kooky characters, scary plotting and potent rock numbers make this an unforgettable production!! Before "Frozen" was "The Snow Queen"! Book by Kirsten Brandt and Rick Lombardo. Music by Haddon Kime.