Book: George Furth
Music & Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim
Royalties: Music Theatre International (MTI)
On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his unmarried state. Over the course of a series of dinners, drinks and even a wedding, his friends – “those good and crazy people [his] married friends” – explain the pros and cons of taking on a spouse. The habitually single Robert is forced to question his adamant retention of bachelorhood during a hilarious array of interactions.
Rating: Language- 13+
Adult Content- 16+
Pay attention to: “Tick Tock” depicts sexuality. “Ladies Who Lunch” includes alcohol. Characters get high during one scene. “The Little Things We Do Together” includes a karate demonstration.
Flexibility notes: All changes must be approved in advance.
Production notes: Large cast.
Music Notes: Large pit
Breakdown (link is to MTI, click on Materials and Orchestration to bring up breakdown)