Dan Goggin's Nunsense Receives 25th Anniversary Songbook
Goggin's musical franchise includes Nunsense, Nunsense 2: The Second Coming, Sister Amnesia's Country Western Nunsense Jambore, Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical, Meshuggah Nuns, Nunsensations: The Nunsense Vegas Revue and Nunsense A-Men. The shows follow a fictitious order of merry nuns, the "Little Sisters of Hoboken."
The original musical premiered in New York City at the Cherry Lane Theater in 1986, where it won four Outer Critics' Circle Awards, including "Best Off-Broadway Musical." It transferred to the Douglas Fairbanks Theater on 42nd Street, where it ran for over 10 years, and has been presented all over the world in over 8,000 productions, grossing more than $500,000,000.
The songbook contains the sheet music and lyrics to the following songs: "All I Want For Christmas," "The Christmas Box," "The Delta Queen," "Double or Nothin'," Every Day of the Week Is a Saturday," "Growing Up Catholic," "Holier Than Thou," "I Am Here to Stay," "I Could've Gone to Nashville," "I Just Want to Be a Star," "I Left Him There," "If I Were a Catholic," "I'll Find a Song to Sing," "Life Is a Game of Chance," "A Long, Long Way," "A Love Like This," "My Fat Is My Fortune," "No One Cared Like You," "Nunsense Is Habit-Forming," "Play a Country Enut," "Santa Ain't Comin' to Our House," "Say It in Yiddish," and "What Would Elvis Do?"For more information, visit www.nunsense.com.