Tin Pan Ali

Tin Pan Ali

Musical




Overview


Synopsis

In ‘Tin Pan Ali’ the traditional story of Ali Baba, the Arabian peasant whose discovery of a magic cave containing a trove of stolen riches leads to wealth and relentless pursuit by a band of forty thieves, is updated to now take place in Prohibition-era Chicago. The hero is a street sweeper, and the thieves are a bunch of inept gangsters.



Show Information

Music:
Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
First Produced:
1981
Cast Size
large
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast