The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

by: Carol Hall, Larry L. King, Peter Masterson

by: Carol Hall, Larry L. King, Peter Masterson

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

by: Carol Hall, Larry L. King, Peter Masterson

by: Carol Hall, Larry L. King, Peter Masterson

Overview

This happy-go-lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political side-stepping recounts the good times and the demise of the Chicken Ranch, known since the 1850s as one of the better pleasure palaces in all of Texas. Governors, senators, mayors, and even victorious college football teams frequent Miss Mona’s cozy bordello, until that Puritan nemesis Watchdog focuses his television cameras and his righteous indignation on the institution.

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Keywords

Friendship, Love, Sports

Cautions

  • Caution Alcohol Alcohol
  • Artboard 3 Gun Shots
  • Caution Strong Language Strong Language
  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

  • Genre: Not Applicable
  • Time Period: 1970s, 1930s
  • Cast Attributes: Ensemble cast, Non-Traditional casting, Reduced casting (Doubling Possible), Local Celebrity Cameo, Multicultural casting, Room for Extras, Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle), Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle), Parts for Senior Actors
  • Target Audience: Adult, Senior

Authors

Carol Hall

Carol Hall wrote both music and lyrics for the TONY-winning The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and contributed to Sesame Street, A...My Name is Alice, and the landmark children’s classic Free to Be You and Me. For that project, she wrote both music and lyrics for “It’s All Right To Cry,” “Parents Are People,” and “Gl ...

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Larry L.  King

Larry L. King

Peter Masterson

Peter Masterson

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