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Story & Characters
A CHRISTMAS DANCE BRINGS NEW ROMANCE
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The Story

place: anytown, usa.

time: this year

 
What happens when BAILEY, AN INTRIGUING dance  INSTRUCTOR offers bob, recently jilted by his fiancee, and pam, involved in an unhappy marriage, free Ballroom lessons as a holiday gift one enchanted christmas weekend?

the answer is:  magic 

it's THE MAGIC OF THE DANCE.

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 CHARACTERS

Pam Chapman: 30's, woman involved in a soulless marriage, whose desire to take ballroom dance lessons is opposed by her domineering, controlling husband

Bryce Chapman: 30's, Pam's cold, mercurial husband, who is a self-made billionaire and entrepreneur

Bob Sanders: 30's, a man, recently jilted by his fiancee, who decides to take ballroom dance lessons

Bailey: generous, intriguing dance instructor who offers Pam & Bob free ballroom lessons as a Christmas gift

The Music
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MUSICAL SNIPPETS
(VOCAL DEMOS)

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Snippet 1 - Christmas Dancing
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Snippet 2 - Embers -
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Snippet 3 -Cherry Blossom Time
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Snippet 4 - If There's A Will, There's A Way
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Snippet 5 - The Magic of the Dance
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Snippet 6 - Maybe He Will Change -
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Snippet 7 - As You Foxtrot
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Snippet 8 - This Magical Waltz
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Snippet 9 - Here I Am -
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Snippet 10 - Wild About Him
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Snippet 11 - Cha Cha
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Snippet 12 - You're My Kind of Girl
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Snippet 13 - East Coast Swing
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Snippet 14 - I Wonder
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Snippet 15 - Half As Nice As You
00:00 / 01:23
Snippet 16 - Because You Both Believe
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Snippet 17 - Christmas Giving
00:00 / 01:40
Snippet 18 -If All My Dreams Could Come True
00:00 / 01:22
Snippet 19 - He's Just Crossed The Line
00:00 / 00:48
Snippet 20 - Not Going Back
00:00 / 00:39
Snippet 21 - I'd Rather Be Dancing
00:00 / 01:13
Snippet 22 - Tell Her
00:00 / 01:21
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Snippet 23 - What's He Up To
00:00 / 01:07
Snippet 24 - Latin Lullaby
00:00 / 01:08
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Snippet 25 - Let Tango Seize Your Soul
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Snippet 26 - Wouldn't It Be Nice
00:00 / 01:36
Snippet 28 - I'll See Her Again
00:00 / 01:04
Snippet 29 - I’ll Carry On
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Snippet 30 - The Magic of the Dance (Reprise)
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The Magic Team

MAGIC CREATIVE TEAM
(Left Double Click Images)

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Magic - A Ballroom Musical

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Jermaine Woodard Jr (plays Bailey)
Jermaine Woodard Jr (plays Bailey)

Versatile baritone of operatic, oratorio, jazz, sacred, spiritual & liturgical works. Choral-affiliates: Voce, Inc., CONCORA, Cathedral of Saint Joseph’s Schola Cantorum, Composer’s Choir, Crescendo, Voices of Hartford & Consonare CT’s Voices of Concinnity. Baritone section leader, soloist - Asylum Hill Congregational Church & Hartford Chorale. Theatre credits: All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914; Coalhouse Walker - Ragtime; Jim Conley - Parade. Cantor: Sacred Heart Parish Bloomfield CT

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Performances

PERFORMANCES
 

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Two live performances of "Magic" were staged at the Wall Street Theater in Norwalk, CT on Saturday November 26, 2022.  The audience response was overwhelming!

 

For those who missed the "Magic" on Nov 26th, or who may wish to see "Magic" again, the WST IT Team has posted a PPV version of the Nov 26th live stream in the Video Section of this website.  Happy viewing & Happy Holidays!

 

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MAGIC
Where Ballroom Meets Broadway

Librettist, Lyricist, Composer

James Gadzik 

Info@magicthedancemusical.com

203-216-1695

 

 

Dramaturg

Cate Cammarata

Website:   catecammarata.com

Musical Director

Stephen Mellen

stephenjmellen@gmail.com

 

 

Michael Stavola - Choreographer

mjstavola@yahoo.com

 

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