Official cast album of the smash hit musical featuring 17 hilarious original songs including: "Stuck in a Chimney", "Gramma Cut the Christmas Cheese (a.k.a. The Christmas Cheese Polka)", "Gunner Fell into an Ice Hole", "I Love You More Than Football", "The Wheel is Turnin' but the Hamster is Dead", "I'd Rather be Naughty".
A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol is the smash hit musical comedy spoof of Charles Dickens' classic story, A Christmas Carol. A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol has played to critical acclaim and sold-out theatres all over the country. It's "Fargo" meets "Scrooge" (without the wood chipper or the Cratchits). A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol is the sequel to the award-winning smash hit musical comedy, Don't Hug Me.
Synopsis:Featuring the musical stylings of world famous Sven Yorgensen, including:
It's Christmas Eve in Bunyan Bay, Minnesota and cantankerous bar owner Gunner Johnson gets in an argument with his wife, Clara, tells her he's skipping Christmas, he storms out of the bar, goes snowmobiling across the lake, falls through the ice on his skidoo and goes into a coma. He comes back in his dream where he's visited by folk legend, Sven Yorgensen, who plays the ghost of Christmas past, present, and future. Sven takes Gunner (Scrooge) on a journey similar to that in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol only very different. Will Gunner come out of his coma and find redemption with Clara at The Bunyan? Find out.
The Christmas Cheese Polka The Wheel is Turnin' but the Hamster is Dead Gunner Fell Into an Ice Hole I'm so Hosed It's Christmas Time so Please Give Me Some The Bunyan Beguine I Love You More Than Football What Would Barbra Streisand Do? I'd Rather be NaughtyOfficial cast album of the award-winning smash hit musical featuring 15 hilarious original songs including: "I'm a Walleye Woman in a Crappie Town", "My Smorgasbord of Love", "I Wanna go to the Mall of America", "The Bunyan Yodel", "Upside Down in my Pickup Truck". Don't Hug Me is the award-winning smash hit musical comedy that has played to critical acclaim and sold-out theatres across the U.S. and Canada. Don't Hug Me is a love story with singin' and stuff. It's "Fargo" meets "The Music Man" (without the blood or the trombones). The smash hit sequel to Don't Hug Me is A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol, a spoof on Charles Dickens' classic story, A Christmas Carol. Winner of 4 Artistic Director Achievement Awards!
Best Original Musical - Best Author Original Play - Best Director - Musical - Best Ensemble Cast - Musical "A hokey-jokey karaoke crowd pleaser!" - Los Angeles Times "A lot of laughs!...A great time!...Go see it!" - Tom Barnard KQRS "The funniest show I've seen in the longest time!" - KPFK Radio "The quintessential definition of fun!" - Eric Webster KLBB "Terrifically silly!" - LA WEEKLY "Sensational!" - The Blade "Delightful, Adorable, Silly, Funny!" - Valley Vantage "Clever...Eclectic...More than the typical hotdish musical review!" - Minneapolis Star Tribune "One of its songs rhymes "Minnesota" with "Abe Vigoda" and you just have to love that!" - St. Paul Pioneer Press "Outstanding!" - Jim Cunningham – WMGT "Two hours of fun and farce!" - The Tolucan Don't Hug Me takes place in Bunyan Bay, Minnesota. It's the coldest day of the year and cantankerous bar owner, Gunner Johnson, wants to sell the business and move to Florida. Clara, his wife and former Winter Carnival Bunyan Queen, wants to stay. Bernice Lundstrom, the pretty waitress, wants to pursue a singing career. Her fiance, Kanute Gunderson, wants her to stay home. It's a battle of wills, and when a fast-talking salesman, Aarvid Gisselsen, promises to bring romance into their lives through the â€˜magic' of karaoke, all heck breaks loose! Featuring the musical stylings of world famous Sven Yorgensen, including:
I'm a Walleye Woman in a Crappie Town My Smorgasbord of Love The Bunyan Yodel I Wanna go to the Mall of America Upside Down in my Pickup Truck The Ice House BluesOther titles by Phil & Paul Olson: Don't Hug MeA Don't Hug Me County Fair