Irving Berlin, Alice Faye, Tyrone Power, Don Ameche
This lively musical--perfect for regional and community theaters, schools and colleges--features 24 timeless Berlin songs.
Irving Berlin & Co. may be licensed from: Chip Deffaa Productions 50 Quartz Lane Paterson, NJ 07501-3345 telephone: (973) 684-3340 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Irving Berlin, circa 1917
Irving Berlin, Al Jolson
We're grateful to the terrific actors who've helped us launch this show: Bob Diamond, Matt Zanfagna, Emily Bordonaro, Michael Kasper, Katie Branden, Michael Townsend Wright, Brian Gari, Eve Prouty, and Deborah Grisorio, shown in the photos below, along with playwright Chip Deffaa, meeting for the first reading at Ripley Grier Studios in New York City.
From left to right, in the back row: Bob Diamond, Matt Zanfagna, Emily Bordonaro, Michael Kasper, Chip Deffaa, Katie Branden, Michael Townsend Wright, Brian Gari; kneeling in front: Eve Prouty, Deborah Grisorio
IRVING BERLIN & CO.--a lively biographical musical written for a cast of 12 or so players--is one of five different shows celebrating Berlin that Chip Deffaa has created.
You might also be interested in these other shows (all of which are available for licensing now):
IRVING BERLIN: IN PERSON, a one-man show, is a terrific vehicle for a triple-threat entertainer.
IRVING BERLIN'S AMERICA, an intriguing two-character musical play, is set on the last night of Berlin's life. A curious young visitor gets Berlin to review the life he's led.
THE IRVING BERLIN RAGTIME REVUE, a high-spirited, song-driven musical show, featuring more than 40 irresistible numbers, requires a cast of ten players (five female, five male).
THE IRVING BERLIN STORY is a full-scale biographical musical, written for 20 or 30 (or more) players. You can make the chorus as large as you desire. This is a perfect choice for schools, colleges, community theaters and regional theaters seeking to present an exuberant musical comedy with a big cast.