The Taxi Cabaret

by  Cara Reichel, Peter Mills

Full Length Musical, Drama  /  3m, 3f

Winner! 2010 Kleban Prize for Most Promising Musical Theatre Lyricist

"If you're someone who frets about the future of American musicals, you'll hail The Taxi Cabaret." - Backstage.

"Peter Mills . . . could win this year's Stephen S…

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    Cast Size

    3m, 3f
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

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The Taxi Cabaret follows six people in their twenties during their first year in New York City. Scott, an aspiring novelist, discovers that you do not have to suffer to write. Mark and Sara test their relationship when they move in together. Zach lives an E-ZPass lifestyle, staying safely in the closet, while the eternally unlucky but relentlessly optimistic Karen falls for him, only to have her heart broken. C.C. is an actress/temp who longs for something in her life that will last more than sixteen bars.
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Accolades

  • Winner! 2010 Kleban Prize for Most Promising Musical Theatre Lyricist

Reviews

"If you're someone who frets about the future of American musicals, you'll hail The Taxi Cabaret." - Backstage.

"Peter Mills . . . could win this year's Stephen Sondheim Successor Award in a walk." - The Village Voice

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Keywords

Adolescence

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Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

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Production

Music

  • Orchestra Size: Piano Only

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3m, 3f
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Authors

Cara Reichel

Cara Reichel

Peter Mills

Peter Mills

The Taxi Cabaret was originally produced by the Prospect Theater Company; premiering in February of 2000 at the Duplex Cabaret Theater in New York City.

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