As friends across America begin to gather again, Right Angle Entertainment, producer of the smash hits The Office! An Unauthorized Musical Parody andLove Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody announced that FRIENDS! THE MUSICAL PARODY, the hilarious unauthorized sendup of the iconic TV series, will appear at the City National Grove of Anaheim on January 23, 2022. Casting is soon to be announced. Tickets start at $39.50 and go on sale Friday, August 20 at 10:00 AM via Ticketmaster.com.
“Emerging from the pandemic with a show like Friends! The Musical Parody couldn’t be more fitting and exciting” says Alison Spiriti, Partner and Co-Founder of Right Angle Entertainment. “Friends across New York and America are gathering again, and laugher and fun are at the top of everyone’s to do list. It just seems right. Friends! The Musical Parody is a way to actually bring real friends together again – both in New York and all across the country as we launch this national tour.”
FRIENDS! THE MUSICAL PARODY is the unauthorized comedic musical that lovingly pokes fun at TV’s Friends, celebrating the adventures of your favorite group of 20-somethings as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in 1990s Manhattan. It’s a typical day at New York’s only coffee shop, Central Perk, until an unexpected runaway bride bursts in and kicks the whole gang out of second gear! The musical recreates favorite moments from all 10 seasons of Friends through an uncensored, fast-paced, music-filled romp. The show is recommended for audiences aged 13+. FRIENDS! THE MUSICAL PARODY was created by Bob and Tobly McSmith.
Songs from FRIENDS! The Musical Parodyinclude:
• “495 Grove Street – How Can We Afford This Place?”
• “How You Doin’?” – Joey
• “We Were On A Break!” – Ross
• “Oh. My. God. It’s Janice!” – Janice
• “Will They or Won’t They?” – Ross and Rachel
• “The Ballad of Fat Monica”
• “Could I BE Anymore...In Love with You” – Chandler
• “The One Where We Make a Million Dollars an Episode”
• “We’ll Always Be There For You”
The production first premiered in Washington D.C. in September 2018. It went on to perform in Chicago, Miami, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Seattle and Atlanta – to much fanfare.