California 1856. (Mini) Musical Theater
Cast of 11 (8 Females, 3 Males)
The gold rush which brought people to California from all over the world is slowly winding down. The Wells Fargo Stagecoach has just come into town and with it, news from the rest of the world. Join a cast of colorful characters as they plot to rid their town of a corrupt sheriff...
Read the preview for the list of characters, costumes and set design.
For further costume ideas see: https://fr.pinterest.com/frogonalogplays/the-gold-rush-set-costume-ideas-hairstyles/
The play includes lyrics/chords for the following songs:
Oh My Darling Clementine (opening lines)
Wait for the Wagon
Sweet Betsy from Pike
He's the Man for Me (JA Stone, Irish tune: “Rosin the Bow”)
Angeline the Baker
Hard Times (Stephen Foster 1854)
Simple Gifts (Elder Joseph Brackett 1848)
Perfect for middle school, end of the year school play, drama production
Purchase of this script entitles the buyer to unlimited use in the classroom and one public, non-for-profit performance only.
Written by Nora Louise Syran