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Soup Du Jour 2015 Revival

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Soup Du Jour 2015 Revival

Soup Du Jour 2015 This has been a busy season for Terra and me as far as the stage goes.  Terra made her directorial début with Souvenir.  Immediately afterward we began work on the 2015 revival of the show we world-premièred in 1998: Soup Du Jour.  Written by Todd Mueller, Hank Boland and music by Gregg Opelka, we had the distinct honor to be the first to mount this production.  Yours truly wrote an overture for the show as well as make some tweaks to the arrangements to fit our cast and the fact that we didn’t have a live band.  As a result, I receive royalties from the show. This time around, however, I got to direct the show and do a few things with it I couldn’t do before.  Most significantly was introducing a new song for the character of Ms....

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