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Running Man

2002 Festival

Diane Paulus

Contact for Rights

Susannah Hyland, Music-Theatre Group,, 212-366-5265, 212-366-5260 x22

Number of Acts: 1
Number of Principals (Male): 3
Number of Principals (Female): 3
Total Cast Size: 6
Orchestra Breakdown:

violin, viola, cello, guitar, bass, accordian, drums

Genre & Style:

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The disappearance of a young African American man is told through an explosive convergence of jazz, opera, and chamber music. This hauntingly beautiful story was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and won an OBIE for Composition.