Back to the 14th Annual Festival of New Musicals

Lil Budda

2002 Festival

Otis Sallid

Music Director
Randall Eng

Darren Buck, Ron Butler, Nathan Lee Graham, Anika Larsen, Jonathan Portera, Anika Noni Rose, Veronica Vazquez and Meredith Wright

Contact for Rights

Stephanie L. Jones, 718-624-0665 or Janice Lowe 718-832-8395

Number of Acts: 1
Number of Principals (Male): 5
Number of Principals (Female): 5
Total Cast Size: 10
Orchestra Breakdown:

keyboard, drum, bass, guitar, percussion, trombone

Genre & Style:

Search Set & Costume Registry


Lil Budda, a brash and sexy young music video dancer, is determined to be a star. Set against the surreal backdrop of an entertainment wasteland, this hip new musical explores race, female self-exploitation, celebrity culture and individual happiness in millennial America.

Festival Successes

Cabaret production at Ars Nova (NY) in 2005.