Paul Bunyan

Paul Bunyan

Operetta




Overview


Synopsis

The opera focuses on a group of lumberjacks in early America. The men, brought in from countries around the world, must work together to find a foreman and deal with the many difficulties of life in the New World. The giant Paul Bunyan, meanwhile, struggles to find a wife his size. Eventually, he does find her and the couple have a daughter, Tiny. While Bunyan's wife dies, Tiny is very popular with the loggers and soon she and the cook, Hot Biscuit Slim, fall in love. In the end, the loggers and all the workers are thriving, a good sign that America will be a success.


Characters

Male

Lead

Tenor

Female

Lead

Soprano

Male

Supporting



Show Information

Category
Operetta
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
large
Licensor:
None/royalty-free
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes early teen, late teen, young adult, adult, mature adult characters

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