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SOUND OF SUCCESSNOTES - written by Tanis Harms

PREMISE:     Three young city women search for success,
.            first trying it the world’s way; but after
.            seeing a poor man help out the homeless,
.            they begin to discover the real definition
.            of success and riches through God.
STYLE:       musical
TOPIC:       success, salvation
SCRIPTURE:   Luke 12:13-34


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SCRIPT


MAIN CAST:       (description)
ANDREA           determined
BECKY            denial, happy to have purse with coins
CHARLENE         distracted twitter-girl with iPhone
POOR MAN         with sign saying “NEEDS WORK”

EXTRAS/SINGERS/DANCERS:
HOMELESS MAN     on crutches
WAITER           (vendor)
BOOTH CLERK      (vendor)
TELLER           (vendor)
FLOWER CLERK     (vendor)
JEWELRY CLERK    (vendor)
ACCESSORY CLERK  (vendor)
RICH MAN
WOMAN
STREET MUCISIAN  with guitar
RICH LADY

ENSEMBLE GROUPS: (which can always be the same people,
.                 just wearing different costumes)
VENDORS          (mentioned above)
OFFICE WORKERS
TRADESMEN
GLAMOROUS PEOPLE
CHURCH PEOPLE


PROPS:           crutches;  sign saying “NEED WORK”;
.                iPhone;  purse of coins;
.                waiter’s pen & pad;  flower;
.                shopping bags;  credit card;  scissors
.                                                      2

SET:             CITY SCENE (stage right to stage left)
NOTE:            Some of these could be kiosk-carts
.                if you need to move them during dances,
.                also, these can be made to turn around
.                to be another “store” if you lack space

outdoor café with a few tables
flower shop      with flowers (some can be painted)
lotto booth
jewelry store    with jewelry
accessory store  with accessories
bank with window


MUSIC:

NOTE:      There is a lot of flexibility, for example:
.          choosing other characters to sing the songs;
.          there are several styles to many of these;
.          and choosing other applicable Christian songs.
.          You will need to find and buy these songs
.          and as well as get the rights if applicable.
.            Also note that the lyrics add to what
.            is being said the dialogue.
.          You can find these music examples on
Amazon.

SONG  1:   9 TO 5                       (by Dolly Parton)
SONG  2:   MONEY, MONEY, MONEY                  (by Abba)
SONG  3:   HARD LUCK                   (by Elvis Presley)
SONG  4:   WORKING IN A COAL MINE
SONG  5:   MATERIAL GIRL                     (by Madonna)
SONG  6:   PUTTING ON THE RITZ
SONG  7:   DUST IN THE WIND              (by Dana Winner)
SONG  8:   BOTH SIDES NOW              (by Joni Mitchell)
SONG  9:   THE BEGGAR WHO GIVES ALMS        (by Downhere)
SONG 10:   MEASURE OF A MAN                     (by 4him)
SONG 11:   HIS EYE IS ON THE SPARROW    (a modern option)
SONG 12:   YOU’VE GOT EVERYTHING             (by The Kry)
SONG 13:   MORE THAN ENOUGH                 (by Newsboys)
SONG 14:   DON’T MISS NOW                   (by Downhere)
SONG 15:   ALL YOURS                         (by Kutless)
.       or YOURS                   (by The City Harmonic)
SONG 16:   LIVING THE DREAM                 (by Downhere)
.       or TREASURES IN HEAVEN (by Pete Buchwald Booples)
.       or BUILD UP TREASURES IN HEAVEN(by Marilyn Baker)
.         TRESURE IN HEAVEN (by Beth Biderman)
.       or (something else that is big)