Louisiana Purchase: Musical Info & Synopsis


Louisiana Purchase offers a satirical take on the dealings of Senator Loganberry. As the senator delves into the questionable affairs of the Louisiana Purchasing Company, the narrative unfolds with scandal, corruption, and political maneuvering. Louisiana Purchase is an exploration of political intrigue, exposing the age-old tactics of politicians who are vying for power.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Golden Age (1940)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Satire

Setting: 1940s / USA (Louisiana)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Irving Berlin

Book: Morrie Ryskind

Cast Albums

New York Concert Cast (1996)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1940s, JazzFeel-Good, Golden Age, PoliticalSatire

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