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Five Course Love

Five Course Love

Musical - book music and lyrics by Gregg Coffin

Minetta Lane Theatre, Off Broadway. Opened 16th October, 2005: closed 31st December, 2005 (70 perfs)


3 actors play 15 different characters in 5 different restaurants, on the hunt for 1 true love.

The evening begins at Dean’s Old-Fashioned All-American Down-Home Bar-B-Que Texas Eats, where a blind date goes char-broiled wrong. Next, at the Trattoria Pericolo, a mob wife has a secret rendezvous behind her husband’s back. At Der Schlupfwinkel Speiseplatz, a waiter, a dominatrix, and her kept man discover at the same hilarious moment that they are all dating each other. In Ernesto’s Cantina, a hill bandit and his rival battle for the hand of the beautiful Rosalinda. And at the Star-Lite Diner, a waitress pines for her true love and gets a little help from Cupid in making her dreams come true.

Musical Numbers

  1. Curtain Speech Five Course Love Band
  2. Overture Five Course Love Band
  3. A Very Single Man
  4. Dean's Old-Fashioned All-American Down Home Bar-B-Que Texas Eats
  5. Jumpin' The Gun
  6. I Loved You When I Thought Your Name Was Ken
  7. Morning Light
  8. If Nicky Knew
  9. Give Me This Night
  10. Nicky Knows
  11. Shelter-Lied
  12. "No" Is A Word I Don't Fear
  13. Der Bumsen-Kratzentanz
  14. Risk Love
  15. Gretchen's Lament
  16. The Ballad Of Guillermo
  17. Come Be My Love
  18. Pick Me
  19. The Blue Flame
  20. True Love At The Star-Lite Tonight
  21. It's A Mystery
  22. Medley
  23. Love Looking Back At Me