USHERS: THE FRONT OF HOUSE MUSICAL
RIGHTS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE FOR AMATEUR AND PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTIONS
Book - James Rottger
Music - Yiannis Koutsakos
Lyrics - James Oban
Minimum Cast - 4M 2F
Running Time - 95 Mins
Time Period - Current
Musical Options -
- Piano Only
- Piano, Electric/Double Bass & Drums
- Performance Accompaniment CD
Following a working shift in the lives of the stagiest people in the theatre - the front of house staff, portraying the hilarious, ridiculous and frequently moving stories of ice-cream and programme sellers who dare to dream...
A preview performance of a new jukebox musical is due to take place, a three-year workplace romance is on the rocks, and untrained newbie is working her first shift and the amorous manager is under pressure to cut costs. What could possibly go wrong?
"its ‘super high energy’ elicits laughter right from the off." - The Scotsman
“truly the perfect blend of funny, tragic and totally relatable” - Official Theatre
"no-time-to-breathe-because-you’re-laughing-so-hard humdinger of a show" - Broadwaybaby
“everything a musical should be and more (…) a fantastic night out” - Everything Theatre
Nominated for BroadwayWorlds Best New Musical, 2014 & Best Off-West End Production, 2015.
ORIGINAL CAST RECORDING