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THE DREAM ON ROYAL STREET Musical. Book by June Walker Rogers. Lyrics by David Rogers. Music by Alan Menken. SYNOPSIS A madcap interpretation of the Bard's romantic A Midsummer Night's Dream set in the present in the Royal Street Hotel in New Orleans on Mardi Gras night. Egeus, who owns the hotel, wants his daughter Hermia to marry Demetrius, the assistant manager. Hermia loves Lysander, a lowly desk clerk, and the switchboard girl Helena loves Demetrius. When Oberon and Titania, the fabulous Las Vegas rock stars appearing in the hotel's nightclub, have a failing out, the four lovers become involved in Oberon's scheme for revenge. CAST: - 11m., 8w., extras, chorus if desired. Rex King of Carnival His Queen Egeus - owner of the Royal Street Hotel Hermia Demetrius - the Assistant Manager, loved by Bottom - the doorman Snout - bell captain Flute - bell captain Quince - bellman Starveling - bellman Snug - bellman Titania and Oberon - night club singers Fly-By-Nights - their backing group Puck - Their manager Time: The Present. : Place: The Royal Street Hotel Note: Two men, two women, who double as ChiChi Changeling and guests. (The. characters are optional.) MUSICAL NUMBERS 1. Mardi Gras 2. The Course Of True Love 3. Another Guy 4. I Don't Need You 5. Treat Me Like A Dog 6. Jazz Lullaby 7. Not So Near 8. Treat Me Like A Dog (Reprise) 9. With A Clear Head On Your Shoulders 10. What Fools These Mortals Be 11. Helena 12. Thief Of Love 13. Nobody Sleeps While We're On 14. Once Upon A Dream 15. Pyramus And Thisbe 16. Finale 17. Mardi Gras (Bows) Area staging. Orchestration and audition tape available.