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Hostage Song

2009 Festival

Jeb Brown and Susan Goodwillie

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Kyle Jarrow

Number of Acts: 1
Number of Principals (Male): 1
Number of Principals (Female): 1
Preferred Ensemble Size: 3
Total Cast Size: 5
Orchestra Breakdown:

Keyboard, Drums, Bass, Guitar

Genre & Style:

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Bound and blindfolded in a war-torn country, two hostages take refuge in music, memory and each other in this new indie-rock musical. But the further into their fantasy world the two of them reach, the more the space between reality and escape blurs.

Festival Successes

Full productions at Bas Bleu Theatre Company (CO) in 2011, Signal Ensemble Theare (IL) in 2012, and Music Theatre of Madison (WI) in 2014.