The Cradle Will Rock

The Cradle Will Rock

Musical


Writer:

Overview


Synopsis

The musical is a Brechtian allegory of corruption and corporate greed. Set in "Steeltown, USA", it follows the efforts of Larry Foreman to unionize and combat wicked businessman Mr. Mister. The piece is almost entirely sung-through, giving it many operatic qualities.


Characters

Female

Lead

Male

Lead

Male

Lead



Show Information

Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
large
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult, mature adult characters