Following a critically acclaimed try-out at the 2007 Edinburgh fringe, the full-length version of Jihad! The Musical is a satirical romp about the war on terror follows the story of an innocent young flower seller's journey from the mean streets of Jalalabad, with the help of a very friendly local terrorist - and an unusually proactive TV reporter in search of a 'killer' story.
The show features a book by Zoe Samuel; lyrics by Zoe Samuel and Benjamin Scheuer; music by Benjamin Scheuer; and direction by Gordon Greenberg. Songs include "Building A Bomb Today" and "I Wanna Be Like Osama." receives its premiere at Jermyn Street Theatre in January 2010.