The Almost In-Laws

Book and Lyrics by Greg Edwards, Music by Andy Roninson

Des has to introduce his fiancée to his parents, and they're, well...different.

Characters

  • DES, a type-A guy in his late twenties
  • JENNIFER, his people-person fiancee
  • MOTHER, his mother
  • FATHER, his father

Productions

  • Grace Church's Winter Music Festival, Benefit for the Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation (December 4, 2015)
  • Take a Ten Musicals Podcast (August 2015, Episode #17)

Selections

Backstory

Originally, the show was about an elf who was afraid to tell his parents about getting his ears surgically modified. It ended up like this.

 


Due to the lack of acoustics, amplification, or a national language, the playwright decided to forgo dependence on the spoken word and instead settle on that most reliable of theatrical devices: a midget in a yellow jumpsuit. ~ India: The Curse of the Business Class