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Absurdist pop-style; a collection of Broadway musical parodies-show biz tunes, Kurt Weill, etc., including parodies of Handel oratorio and Bellini bel canto writing. There is no dialogue in the opera. The music ranges from rock to ballad to nursery s
Vocal & Musical Forces
9 singers, 4 instrumentalists
Denise Delapenha as Fortune Teller, Mary Delson as Female Pirate, Jessica Harper as Rock Singer, George McGrath as Dr. Selavy, Steve Menken as Doctor With Most Hair, Jackie Paris as Little Girl, Ron Faber/Barry Primus as Patient, Ron Schlee as Shortest Male Doctor, Amy Taubin as Shortest Female Doctor