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Agnes

$16.00
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Musical, Short Musical Play
1 man, 2 women
Total Cast: 3, ISBN-13: 9780822213543
FEE: Quoted upon application.
THE STORY: After being deserted in her wheelchair while her cranky nurse goes shopping, the title character of AGNES persuades a stranger to kill her, thus releasing her from her limited and unhappy life.
“[Michael John LaChiusa] has a heightened hothouse style reminiscent of that in Leonard Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, with everyone singing intensely about seemingly mundane matters.” —NY Times.