And on the Sixth Day...
by Dave Reiser, Jack Sharkey
Full Length Musical, Drama / 5m, 5f
This musicalization of the Bible from Creation to the Nativity is a reverent, a light hearted romp. Satan employs increasingly ludicrous efforts to upset God's plan for mankind-- only to find he's making people turn to God even more fervently. The verbal battles between God and Satan are theological…
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- Time Period: Greek; Roman & Biblical
- Duration: 90 minutes
- Additional Features: Not Applicable
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
- Musical Style: Classic Broadway
- Vocal Demands: Easy
- Orchestra Size: Piano Only
- Chorus Size: Small
ONE - Voice of God(only unseen player), Moses
TWO - Satan
THREE - Adam, Abraham, Esau, Joshua, David, Barber
FOUR - Noah, Lot, Samson, Daniel, Joseph, Myrmidon
FIVE - Isaac, Jacob, Jonah, Uriah, Barber
A - Eve, Sarah, Delilah, Bathsheba
B - Noah's wife, Jonah's wife, Mary
C - Lot's wife, Jonah's mother-in-law, Lioness
D - Lioness, Handmaiden to Delilah
E - Lioness, Handmaiden to Bathsheba
- Non-Traditional casting
- Flexible casting
Male roles are numbered one-through-five, Female roles indicated A-through-E. Chorus parts are played by those performers who are not playing principals in each scene.
Music Material Rental Packages
11 Piano/Vocal Scores
And On the Sixth Day... had its world premiere at Altergott Auditorium in Palatine, Illinois on June 14, 1983. It was directed by Rob Howell.