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Adapted from the book by Elvira Woodruff
Book, Music & Lyrics by Joan Cushing
World Premiere: Children's Theatre of Charlotte, November 30 – December 15, 2007
Highlight: 2007 National Youth Theatre Award for Outstanding Play/Musical
Representation BY: Representaton by the Susan Gurman Agency

Synopsis  |   Production History  |   Production Photos  |   Song Samples  |   Quotes  |   REVIEWS
Songs on CD: Act I
  1. Long Ago in London Town #1 (Ensemble)   Play Sample
  2. Grimstone Union (Orphan Girls)   Play Sample
  3. Grimstone Union/Reprise (Orphan Girls)
  4. The Keeping Room (Matron Wick & Mistress Branch)   Play Sample
  5. Anywhere But Here (Orphan Girls)   Play Sample
  6. Long Ago in London Town #2 (Ensemble)
  7. Long Ago in London Town #3 (Ensemble)
  8. One Kiss for Love, One Kiss for Luck (Mr. & Mrs. Wolcott)   Play Sample
  9. The Streets of London (Ensemble)   Play Sample
  10. I Get By (Nick Button)   Play Sample
  11. The Mudlarkers' Song (Mudlarkers)   Play Sample
  12. Morning Glory (Glory)   Play Sample
  13. It's a Cruel, Cruel World! (Florrie Nuggins & Orphans)   Play Sample
Songs on CD: Act II
  1. Mrs. Thimblebee's Doll Shop (Ensemble)   Play Sample
  2. Mrs. Thimblebee's Doll Shop/Reprise (Mrs. Thimblebee & Shop Girls)
  3. Long Ago in London Town #4 (Ensemble)
  4. I Get By/Reprise (Nick, Glory & Lucy)
  5. If I Were a Well Born Girl (Lucy)   Play Sample
  6. The Streets of London/Reprise (Ensemble)
  7. The Present Song (Lucy, Glory, Nick)   Play Sample
  8. Mrs. Thimblebee's Dollshop, Christmas Eve/Reprise (Ensemble)
  9. Long Ago in London Town #5 (Ensemble)
  10. I Get By (instrumental music, for bows)

running time: 1 Hr, 40 Minutes (90 min. Junior version available)

Orchestrations Available (7 piece chamber orchestra — other possibilities exist)
Orchestration/Accompaniement CD also available

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