JAMAICA is set on a small island off the coast of Jamaica. The show tells the story of the simple island community fighting to avoid being overrun by the forces of commercialism.
- Rehearsal Materials
- Brief History
Music by Harold Arlen
Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
Book by E.Y. Harburg and Fred Saidy
1 Piano Conductor’s Score (Two Volume Set)
1 Prompt Book
11 Prompt Books for Dialogue Parts
8 Vocal Parts
25 Chorus Parts
JAMAICA opened on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre, October 31, 1957 and played for 555 performances starring Lena Horne, Adelaide Hall, Ricardo Montalbán and Ossie Davis.