[title of show] by Jeff Bowen at Ye Olde Rose and Crown
All Star productions presents [title of show], music & lyrics by Jeff Bowen, Book by Hunter Bell, at the Ye Olde Rose and Crown Theatre, a fringe venue in Walthamstow, east London, from 16 to 30 July 2010.
Directed by Dawn Kalani Cowle, musical director is Aaron Clingham. Cast includes Paul Quinn, Michael Stacey, Arabella Rodrigo, Sarah Dearlove.
Tells the tale of two struggling writers named Jeff and Hunter who race to write and submit a show to the New York Musical Theatre Festival - with the deadline just weeks away. ([title of show] is taken from the space on the festival's application form which asks for the [ Title of Show]). When they enlist two of their friends to be in it, all four embark on a breathless, sweat-drenched journey. Will they finish in time? Will their show be selected? Will they keep their beloved project - and their friendships intact? Chronicling the story of its own creation, [title of show] is a glimpse into just what it takes to get a new musical from conception to opening night.