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Bloodsong Of Love

2011 Festival

John Simpkins

Music Director
Brian Usifer

Carrie Cimma, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Jeremy Morse, Lance Rubin and Jason "Sweet Tooth" Williams

Number of Acts: 2
Number of Principals (Male): 4
Number of Principals (Female): 2
Total Cast Size: 6
Orchestra Breakdown:

guitar, bass, piano, drums, trumpet, percussion

Genre & Style:

Comedy/Drama/Spaghetti Western/Exploitation

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Development History

Bloodsong of Love was commissioned by Ars Nova, and was produced there in the spring of 2010 for a limited run. It was nominated for three Drama Desk Awards: Best Music, Best Book of a Musical, and Best Featured Actor in a Musical.

Festival Successes

Commercial option (2012). Concert presentation at Feinstein’s/54 Below in 2014.