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I, CALIGULA
An Insanity Musical

Partially inspired by “Caligula” by Albert Camus
With the kind permission of Editions Gallimard ©1944

Cast of Characters
Caligula – Cesonia – Skipio – Marco – Drucilla – The Director/Tiberius – Nurse – Halicon

I, Caligula, an Insanity Musical was conceived as a minimalist work. It takes place on a bare stage in an asylum for the insane. There are two benches, a chaise, a freestanding mirror, a chair, and a hanging light.

 Song List

ACT ONE

PROLOGUE

ACT ONE, SCENE ONE

  1. THE INTRODUCTION ……………………………………………… Director & Cast
  2. LITTLE BOOTS ……………………………………………………… Orchestra
  3. MIRROR, MIRROR ………………………………………………….. Caligula
  4. LOVE ME …………………………………………………………….. Caligula, Drucilla
  5. THE UNDERSTUDY SONG …………………………………………  Nurse & Director
  6. I GAVE YOU EVERYTHING ………………………………………… Director
  7. LOVE ME (REPRISE) ………………………………………………… Caligula, Drucilla

ACT ONE, SCENE TWO

  1. THE CORONATION ………………………………………………….. Cast
  2. PRETTY AS A PICTURE …………………………………………….. Drucilla
  3. HE SMILES ……………………………………………………………Cesonia
  4. DEATH CAN’T TAKE OUR LOVE AWAY ………………………… Caligula

ACT ONE, SCENE THREE

  1. EVERYBODY SEEMS TO SEE HIM ……………………………… Skipio, Marco, Cesonia
  2. I, CLAUDIUS ………………………………………………………… Marco
  3. ALL I REALLY WANT IS THE MOON …………………………… Caligula, Halicon
  4. LOGIC COSTS A LOT ……………………………………………… Caligula
  5. WE WILL BE AS ONE …………………………………………….. Cesonia, Caligula
  6. MIRROR, MIRROR (REPRISE)/ORGY …………………………… Cast

INTERMISSION

ACT TWO

ACT TWO, SCENE ONE

  1. INSANITY ………………………………………………………….. Director
  2. BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE ………………………………………… Skipio, Marco, Halicon
  3. PALLOR OF FEAR …………………………………………………. Caligula, Marco
  4. WHEN IS THIS GOING TO STOP ………………………………… Skipio, Cesonia
  5. LIFE IS BEAUTIUL …………………………………………………. Skipio, Caligula

ACT TWO, SCENE TWO

  1. COME ONE COME ALL …………………………………………… Cesonia
  2. I AM VENUS ………………………………………………………… Caligula
  3. WHEN IS THIS GOING TO STOP (REPRISE) …………………… Skipio, Caligula
  4. ALL I REALLLY WANT IS THE MOON (REPRISE) …………….. Caligula, Halicon
  5. YOU’RE PLAYING WITH FIRE ……………………………………. Caligula, Marco
  6. I’VE GOT A WORRIED MIND ……………………………………… Cesonia
  7. I AM …………………………………………………………………… Caligula
  8. FINALE ……………………………………………………………….. Caligula & Cast
  9. EPILOGUE ……………………………………………………………. Cast