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Overview


Synopsis

Rags tells the story of a naïve Russian immigrant, Rebecca. She has just come to America with her young son and they struggle to make a life for themselves. While she searches for her husband who arrived earlier in America, she toils in a sweat shop. When she is finally reunited with her husband, she finds herself at odds with his rejection of their ethnic culture and assimilation into American culture. *Note actors in this production usually play multiple characters.


Characters

Female

Lead

Male

Supporting

Female

Supporting



Show Information

Book:
Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
First Produced:
1986
Cast Size
medium
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes late teen, young adult, adult, mature adult, early teen, child characters

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