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"Something Rotten!" is a musical comedy that premiered on Broadway in 2015. Set in the Renaissance era, it follows the Bottom brothers, Nick and Nigel, struggling to compete with William Shakespeare, who is portrayed as a rock star of his time. Frustrated with Shakespeare's success, Nick seeks the guidance of a soothsayer to create the world's first musical and outshine the Bard. The musical is known for its humor, clever wordplay, and energetic musical numbers, offering a satirical take on the world of theater and creativity.



January 9th - Willard 169

January 10th - Willard 162

January 11th - Willard 162

Come prepared with 16-32 bar cut of a song of your choosing as well as a 30-60 second monologue.

[Please refrain from singing any songs from Something Rotten itself]

Break legs!

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