SPACE VACATION,THE MUSICAL
The sci-fi musical comedy for the whole family
Book, Lyrics, and Music
by Jonathan L. Segal
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"Jonathan Segal's "SPACE VACATION" is a wonderful musical adventure. Great tunes, great arrangements, great production! "
-Steve Orich, Orchestrator of the Grammy and Tony-winning Musical "Jersey Boys"
"Wow, Jonathan! So great to have the whole show, so beautifully recorded. I just bought it on iTunes and now I'm going to listen to it all over again. What a terrific score! Kudos!"
-Jeffrey Kindley, book writer for Broadway's “Is There Life After High School?”
Notable quotes on
"As a lifelong musical theater fanatic myself, I can safely say these songs are pure hits — melodic, digestible, delightful and more."
-Spencer Cain, ilovetheupperwestside.com
BLAST OFF WITH THE BLUE FAMILY
FROM THE BRIGHT YELLOW PLANET!
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"Space Vacation, fun for the whole family. Great music and lyrics by the very talented Jonathan Segal. I had a tremendous amount of fun working on it."
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The sci-fi musical comedy for the whole family.
What's it about? On a distant planet, a little boy and his family rent a rocket to take
what turns out to be an adventurous inter-galactic summer vacation.
This is above all a happy, fun, and energetic show that makes people feel joyful and uplifted.
The theme of the show? "The Universe Is Like A Song"
"Uni" means "one", and "verse" means "song". Universe. One song.
Music, lyrics, book (and all instruments played by)
Jonathan L. Segal Copyright 2022
GREETINGS TO PIXAR AND BROADWAY.
WE COME IN PEACE.
WAKE UP AND SMELL THE ROCKET FUEL!
2) OPENING- BRIGHT YELLOW PLANET
.The Narrators, who are also the parents, introduce us to their planet and their family.
3) I ALWAYS WONDER
Out on his lawn on a summer evening, young Haon stares through his telescope, hoping that he will someday get a chance to "visit the universe."
4) THE UNIVERSE IS LIKE A SONG
Haon, illoh, Ynnoj and Lorac are at their dinner table. Dad has announced that this summer they will rent a rocket and visit the universe.
5) OH, P.S. ELEVENTY-TWO
Before our Blue family takes off in their rocket van for summer vacation, Haon's class sings their school song along with their two-headed teacher.
6) WE'RE ON THE ROAD TO A COSMIC ADVENTURE
The family is packing their rocket van for summer vacation. While his parents expect a traditional vacation, Haon anticipates a cosmic adventure. His little sister is very nervous that Haon might be correct.
7) ONE-HUNDRED QUARKS
As the rented family rocket-van takes off for an inter-galactic summer trip, the family sings this annoying driving song.
8) BRIGHT YELLOW PLANET 1st REPRISE
The Narrators let us know that the family has taken off on their Space Vacation and are flying off into parts unknown.
9) WHEN YOUR FATHER AND I FIRST MET
The blue family is at the beach on another planet, just before things turn mysterious. The kids want their parent's back story.
10) I'M GONNA MEET MYSELF GROWN UP
Young Haon learns that while on his summer vacation around the universe,
he will indeed meet his adult self.
11) WE'RE EATING OURSELVES OUT OF HOUSE AND HOME
At The Cheese Canyons of Umbilicus, young Haon is kidnapped by
Giant Rats, who just want something to eat besides the cheesy canyon walls.
12) ATTACK OF THE SPACE NOTES (End of Act One)
Having taken a wrong turn in Outer Space, Ynnoj goes outside the rocket
to fix the nucleon antenna when he is attacked and almost danced to death
by a band of Space Notes. It's up to the kids to save everybody.
13) SING A SONG OF SHOPPING (Act Two opening number)
After being attacked and almost danced to death in space,
the family arrives on "Shirley, the Shopping Planet" and
next morning comes out of their motel ready to shop.
14) THE SHNOBAFEEFUCH FAMILY SINGERS
While visiting "Shirley, the Shopping Planet", Ynnoj and Lorac have a
night out on the town and are entertained at a nightclub by a family of
inter-galactic singers, singing in their native language.
But what is this song about? Hmm....something to do with animals.
15) THIS BOY IS SO SMART
The father, Ynnoj, sings this ballad to his sleeping eight-year-old son Haon.
Ynnoj knows that Haon is having mysterious adventures,
but he's not sure exactly what they are.
16) ONCE THERE WAS A LITTLE GIRL
When her parents return to their motel on "Shirley, the Shopping Planet"
from an evening out, little illoh wakes up and wants them so sing her a song
to get her to go back to sleep.
Haon and his little sister illoh have been bickering
throughout the whole interplanetary trip.
Now they really let loose on each other.
18) EVERYTHING SEEMS TO BE WELL
After visiting Haon's two-headed teacher on his home planet,
and a couple of major plot events, a happy ending has been achieved
and young Haon and his family prepare to fly back to their home planet.
19) BRIGHT YELLOW PLANET 2nd Reprise
As the rented rocket heads for home, the Narrators keep us up to date.
20) OH, P.S. ELEVENTY-TWO
Back home again, Haon meets his new school teacher, Ms. Flahnistilps,
a large Amoeba. Once again, the children sing their school song.
21) WE'RE ON THE ROAD TO A COSMIC ADVENTURE, REPRISE
For tomorrow's class trip, Haon and his class will be shrunken down
to visit an oxygen atom.
22) THE UNIVERSE IS LIKE A SONG, REPRISE
A happy ending encore.
What? Jonathan, you've got like an hour of music here! Don't you have like maybe uhhh....a 4 minute medley of some of the songs?
Well yes I do..........and here it is-
4 minute medley of some of the songs