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The Will Rogers

The Will Rogers' Follies

Musical




Overview


Synopsis

Claiming to have never met a man he didn't like, Rogers was America's first international multimedia sensation, whose wit and homespun wisdom went straight to the nation's heart. The character of Will Rogers narrates his life story through a series of spectacular Ziegfeld Follies production numbers which come to life with Ziegfeld Girls, Ziegfeld's Favorite, wranglers, and a roper. After marriage, kids, fame and even a run for the presidency, Will's life ends with fateful plane ride he takes with his friend, Wiley Post.


Characters

Female

Lead

Alto

Male

Lead

Baritone

Male

Supporting



Show Information

Book:
Music:
Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
First Produced:
1991
Cast Size
medium
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult, child, late teen, mature adult characters

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