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A Very Merry Kraken Tea Party

Nov 27 – Jan 31 2021

A VERY MERRY KRAKEN TEA PARTY

A New Holiday Mini-Musical

Book and Lyrics by Justin Huertas


Music by Justin Huertas and Steven Tran


Arrangements and Musical Directed by Steven Tran


Production Designed and Edited by Cameron Lee


Co-Directed by Mathew Wright and Justin Huertas

 

Featuring five new songs from powerhouse playwright/composer/lyricist Justin Huertas, A VERY MERRY KRAKEN TEA PARTY follows the characters of Justin’s 2019 ArtsWest hit THE LAST WORLD OCTOPUS WRESTLING CHAMPION.  As winter hits, the octopus Nia and Lee formed together has mysteriously separated and both have come ashore just as Todd and David are getting ready to celebrate their first Christmas together.  With a new problem to solve, and with Grace away on tour in Thailand, all try to figure out how to celebrate holiday love with each other while they remain apart.

In case you didn’t see the original show or want to watch it with someone who hasn’t, Justin made a super handy recap!

 

The show is available via video streaming. Multiple ticket prices offered to match patron accessibility: $10 – $100.

Featuring five new songs from powerhouse playwright/composer/lyricist Justin Huertas, A VERY MERRY KRAKEN TEA PARTY follows the characters of Justin’s 2019 ArtsWest hit THE LAST WORLD OCTOPUS WRESTLING CHAMPION.  As winter hits, the octopus Nia and Lee formed together has mysteriously separated and both have come ashore just as Todd and David are getting ready to celebrate their first Christmas together.  With a new problem to solve, and with Grace away on tour in Thailand, all try to figure out how to celebrate holiday love with each other while they remain apart.

Cast

Rachel Guyer-Mafune – Lee

Christian Quinto – Todd

Tyler Rogers – David

Porscha Shaw – Nia

 

Creative Team

Justin Huertas – Book, Music & Lyrics, Co-Director

Steven Tran – Music, Arrangements, Musical Director

Mathew Wright – Co-Director

Cameron Lee – Production Designer, Editor