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Mystery Bouffe (1979/1984)

Music theatre work in one act

Based on the play by Vladimir Mayakovsky.
Text adapted and abridged by Andrew Ross Aird and Stephen Gibson, and translated by Guy Daniels

12 male/female singer/actors
(i) 2 keyboards, lead guitar, bass guitar and percussion
(ii) Clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, trombone, piano,  bass guitar and percussion

Written for Birmingham University Drama Department, and (ii) first performed in May 1979; (i) first performed in August 1984

Libretto and full score (i) available. Parts (i)

70’

 

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