Oh! My Giddy Aunt or Himalayan Madness

by  Mildred Kayden, Michael Patrick Moran, John Chapman, Pat Cooney

Full Length Musical  /  5m, 2f

Hilarity and music, two murders and a seance denouement brighten this lively adaptation of the classic comedy thriller. The aristocratic, daffy mistress of a tea plantation in British India that was managed by her murdered husband is plagued by wacky nephews who scheme to inherit the estate by vario…

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Hilarity and music, two murders and a seance denouement brighten this lively adaptation of the classic comedy thriller. The aristocratic, daffy mistress of a tea plantation in British India that was managed by her murdered husband is plagued by wacky nephews who scheme to inherit the estate by various means: having her committed to an institution or doing her in by hiding a poisonous spider on her hat. The situation changes when a solicitor brings news that Lady Hester has actually inherited the plantation on the demise of her father. When a glamorous investigator arrives with a psychic from Texas, comedy reigns while the nephews are unmasked.
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Authors

Mildred Kayden

Mildred Kayden is a Composer, Lyricist, and Librettist. Her productions include music and lyrics for Storyville (book by Ed Bullins; University of California, San Diego; Mandeville Theatre, Galveston, Texas; San Diego Repertory The ...

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Michael Patrick  Moran

Michael Patrick Moran

John Chapman

John Chapman

Pat Cooney

Pat Cooney

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