Urinetown is a satirical musical that takes place in a dystopian world where a severe water shortage has led to a ban on private toilets. The story follows a young hero named Bobby Strong, who works at the poorest, filthiest public restroom in town. When he falls in love with Hope Cladwell, the daughter of the corrupt CEO of the Urine Good Company, Bobby becomes involved in a rebellion against the oppressive regime. Urinetown explores themes of capitalism, bureaucracy, and the fight for freedom and justice.
Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content
Musical Type: Contemporary (2001)
Cast Size: 15+
Music/Lyrics: Mark Hollmann
Lyrics/Book: Greg Kotis
Audition Songs: Theatre Trip
Licensing: Music Theatre International➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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