Full Length Musical, Comedy / 3m, 2f
The story of The Synchronistics, an over-the-hill ABBA-wannabe group that reunites after twenty years to perform at a public-access TV telethon, put their differences aside, and try to save the station from going under.
"Be sure to check out this toe-tapping, hilarious journey back to your 'Dancing Queen' days! [...] This show will take you back to the '70s, and you'll hardly be able to control your urge to get up on stage and do 'The Funk Train'!" - Actors Entertainment
"Audience members laughed uncontrollably throughout! [...] Energetically entertaining! [...] A rollicking good time!" - The Tolucan Times
"I loved it!" - Fred Willard
"It's great fun!" - BroadwayWorld
"A fun and entertaining evening with the audience moving and grooving to the sounds of the '70s style original music and contagious dancing in their seats [...] You will have a ball! It's the perfect show to pick up your spirits!" - NoHoArtsDistrict.com
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- Licensing fees and rental materials quoted upon application.
- Time Period: Contemporary
- Duration: 120 minutes (2 hours)
- Setting: A simple black box. The set in a public access TV station. The costumes are disco era, ABBA type costumes. For ideas/photos go to www.PolyesterTheMusical.com.
- Additional Features: Local Celebrity Cameo, Not Applicable
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
- Musical Style: Pop/Rock
- Vocal Demands: Moderate
- Orchestra Size: Piano Only
- Chorus Size: No Chorus
CARL - not the brightest bulb in the box; has had a little too much hippie lettuce in the past
PEGGY - wholesome, shy, just slightly smarter than Carl; performs in the shadow of Mindy
BARRY - Mindy’s ex-husband who cheated on her (which led to the group’s break-up); wrote most of their songs, including their most famous, “Better Together;” not very self-aware
MINDY - the Stevie Nicks figurehead of the group; scorned and bitter from Barry’s affair
- Ensemble cast
Music Material Rental Packages
6 Vocal Scores
Performance Tracks CD
Please note: Performance Tracks are required for performance.
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