A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet

Also available: Bat Boy: The Musical

Two nobodies dream of writing one hit song for everybody, but their day job composing jingles for commercials isn’t the big break they hoped for. That is, until they’re plucked from obscurity by a world-famous pop star named Regina Comet (if destiny had a child, it would be her) and she wants them to create an anthem for her supernova pipes…and her new perfume. They’re so close to the big-time that they can smell it, but following your passion doesn’t always lead where you expect. Making a hit song can be messy.

Roles
1F, 2M
Musicians
3
Acts
1
Duration
90 minutes

Creators

Alex Wyse

Alex Wyse

Book, Music, and Lyrics Alex Wyse is the co-writer/star of off-Broadway’s A Commercial Jingle For Regina Comet, co-creator/star of the Emmy-nominated “Indoor Boys,” and co-director/writer of the upcoming feature film, Summoning...

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Ben Fankhauser

Ben Fankhauser

Book, Music, and Lyrics Ben Fankhauser is an Actor, Writer, and Educator from Cleveland Ohio, and the co-creator/star of off-Broadway’s A Commercial Jingle For Regina Comet. On Broadway, he originated the role of Davey in...

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Reviews

"…a comical new work filled with heart and tunes that will be stuck in your head for days to come."

Kobi Kassal
Theatrely


Instrumentation

3 Musicians

Piano
Bass
Drums

Casting

Regina Comet
Female - 40
A Black world-renowned pop-vocalist who has faded from the limelight and is trying to reclaim her place in the cultural conversation, vegan

Man 2
Male - Early 30s
A straight, white, Jewish, lovesick songwriter with an affinity for khaki pants

Other Man
Male - Early 30s
A gay, white, Jewish, workaholic songwriter who takes recreational Advil

Production Materials

Included in your license are the following cast and crew scripts. These materials will be shipped upon receipt of payment if your license request is approved.

5 Cast Script/Vocal Books

A combination of the show’s full script and the full vocal book. All dialogue within each song is printed in the score to prevent flipping back and forth during rehearsals. All books are spiral-bound and double-sided.

2 Director’s Scripts

A single-sided, spiral-bound script designed with plenty of space for the director to take notes and add blocking during the rehearsal process.

1 Stage Manager’s Script

A single-sided, three-hole punched script that can be inserted into your three-ring binder.

2 Piano/Conductor Scores

A keyboard score that is a key part of the show’s actual orchestration. This score contains both vocal parts and a cue staff, which guides the conductor through the full orchestration by informing them when instruments enter the song, as well as providing specific part lines when necessary.

Orchestrations

Piano, Bass, Drums

Promotional Resources

A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet Logo Pack

Official Logo Pack

Included with license

Includes color and black and white high-resolution logo files in JPG, PNG, and EPS formats.

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A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet Official Show Artwork

Official Show Artwork

$175

Creating artwork for your performance has never been easier – customize online in minutes, download a print-ready PDF, order printed posters, access layered files.

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A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet Promotion Kit & Social Media Guide

Social Media Marketing Kit

$250

Includes everything you need to plan and implement the promotion of your show – 50+ graphics for social media, original show specific content, social media guide, promotion calendar and press release template.

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Production Resources

Additional Books

Additional books (Cast Script/Vocal, Piano/Conductor, etc.) are available.

$25 each

Full Conductor Score

An ideal solution for those who choose to conduct their show from the podium, as opposed to the piano. Each detailed instrument staff is always right in front of you--giving you the most comprehensive layout for full control of your orchestra.

$125/Print, $100/Digital, $175/both

Digital Orchestration Parts

Prefer playing or rehearsing from your tablet? All of our orchestration scores (including PC and PV) are available in digital copies.

PC or PV $50
Orchestration Parts $25/per book

TurnKey Transpositions

Broadway stars change the keys of songs all the time...so why not you? Optimize your actors' performances by ordering our TurnKey Transposition. Get the perfect key for the perfect actor! All digital delivery, usually within 24 hours.

$50 per song for PV or PC
$150 per song for all orchestral parts (including PC/PV)

Credits

Book, Music & Lyrics by
Ben Fankhauser & Alex Wyse