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Spend Spend Spend

Full-Length Musical, Dramatic Comedy  /  7f, 8m

Steve Brown, Justin Greene

Book and Lyrics by Steve Brown and Justin Greene / Music by Steve Brown / Based on the book by Viv Nicholson and Stephen Smith

This musical celebrates the rags-to-riches and back to rags story of Viv Nicholson - the working-class Yorkshire lass who, in 1961, won a fortune on the Football Pools.

  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    7f, 8m
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Adaptations (Literature)
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    Adult, Senior, Teen (Age 14 - 18)
Licence details
  • Licensing fees and rental materials quoted upon application.

Details

Summary
Following its West Yorkshire Playhouse première, West End run at the Piccadilly Theatre and subsequent tour, Samuel French Ltd is proud to announce the release for amateur performance of Spend Spend Spend. This musical celebrates the rags-to-riches and back to rags story of Viv Nicholson - the working-class Yorkshire lass who, in 1961, won a fortune on the Football Pools.
Cast Attributes
  • Expandable casting
Keywords
  • Time Period 1960s
  • Cautions
    • Mild Adult Themes

Media

"Very special - a magical mix of a fine score, a strong plot, full of social realism ... It's the biggest British winner in years." - News of the World
"... the most glorious new musical I can recall ... a working-class 'up yours' fixture among West End musicals ..." - Financial Times
"... blessed with heart, humour and irresistible humanity." - Daily Telegraph

Music

Keyboard 1-Conductor
Reed (Flute, Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone)
Trumpet (dbl. Flugelhorn, Cornet)
Trombone (dbl. Euphonium)
Keyboard 2
Cello
Bass (Double Bass, Bass Guitar)
Drums/Percussion
  • Vocal DemandsModerate
  • Orchestra SizeMedium

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15 Keyboard 1-Conductor
1 Reed
1 Trumpet
1 Trombone
1 Keyboard 2
1 Cello
1 Bass
1 Drums/Percussion
15 Keyboard 1-Conductor

Authors

Author

Steve Brown

Author

Justin Greene

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