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Federation University Australia, School of Arts, Arts Academy
Second Year Music Theatre Company


From the book by Studs Terkel
Adapted by Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso

Directed by Anthony Crowley
Musical Direction by Joseph Beckitt

Working is an evocative musical based on the book by Pulitzer Prize winning author Studs Terkel. It weaves together several characters from all walks of life; schoolteacher, the parking lot attendant, the waitress, the millworker, mason, trucker, the fireman and housewife, culminating in an extraordinary story of ordinary working people. With songs by artists including Stephen Schwartz, Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Mary Rodgers,  James Taylor, and Susan Birkenhead, Working is one of the most accessible, relevant and compelling musicals ever created.

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