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Nunsense

3.98  ·  Rating Details ·  56 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Musical / 5f / Unit set Winner of four Outer Critics Circle Awards including Best Off Broadway Musical in its original New York production, this hilarious international hit was revived in New York with a male cast Nunsense A Men!. The show is a fund raiser put on by the Little Sisters of Hoboken to raise money to bury sisters accidently poisoned by the convent cook, Sister ...more
Paperback, 92 pages
Published December 1st 1986 by Samuel French Inc.
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Eireanne
Sep 23, 2014 Eireanne rated it it was ok
Many years ago I saw this play with friends, which I still have fond memories of (the play, not the friends). At the end of the show, we all ran to purchase these books, but honestly, it's been so long since I saw the play, I can't remember how any of the songs went, or any of anything actually, except for that the play was very funny...but reading it deadpan? Not so much.

Also, it's a little dated (ie purchasing a beta-max), so at this point it would have to be completely updated for today's au
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Emily Lewis
Dec 04, 2015 Emily Lewis rated it it was ok
Shelves: plays
No plot to speak of, out-dated corny jokes, and sparse characters. It's not particularly funny, and it doesn't pack any kind of emotional weight to invest a reader (or audience member that is expected so often to participate).
Sally
Mar 25, 2011 Sally rated it it was amazing
Shelves: play, funny, musical
There was a time I knew this word for word. Loads of fun to work backstage on! Even if we too had to dress up as nuns - in late November. ;)
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