The World Goes 'Round


The World Goes 'Round


Music by  John Kander
Lyrics by  Fred Ebb
Conceived by  Susan Stroman and David Thompson and Scott Ellis


2 Acts, Revue, Rated PG
Original Off-Broadway Version (1991)

A brilliantly constructed retrospective of prolific musical theatre collaborators, Kander and Ebb.

Enter the world of distinguished and celebrated writing team Kander and Ebb. The World Goes 'Round is a stunning revue of the songbook from the multi-TONY-award-winning team with the original production winning 3 Drama Desk Awards.

Filled with humor, romance, drama, and nonstop melody this title is a thrilling celebration of life and the fighting spirit that keeps us all going. Five individuals find themselves careening through the world of love, babies, and coffee. From Cabaret to Chicago the non-stop hit-parade features unforgettable gems including "Mr. Cellophane," "Maybe this Time," "Cabaret," and "New York, New York", seamlessly interwoven into a passionate, harmonious, up-tempo evening of musical theatre.

A small, multi-talented cast comprise The World Goes 'Round, making it a wonderful addition to a season on a limited budget. With minimal set requirements, but infinite possibilities, this musical is sure to delight directors and designers alike. The musical arrangements and witty libretto will undoubtedly enthrall audiences and send them home humming a tune or two.


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