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Exotic: The Tiger King Musical – A Virtual Reading & Benefit

October 28, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

This year, sandwiched between National Black Cat Day (October 27th) and National Cat Day (October 29th) will be a bit more of an… Exotic Day.
100% of proceeds from the reading, the original cast album, and our fundraising campaigns all go to Panthera.org supporting big cat wildlife.
$5 Suggested Donation – or – Album Download (which will be discounted the day before, of, and after the show) at tigerkingmusical.bandcamp.com
– EXOTIC: The Tiger King Musical –
Fusing elements of country, blues, Southern rock, ‘80s metal, and power ballads, this delves into the world of Joe Exotic and now as a virtual reading, we must say Welcome To The Zoo(m).
Joe Exotic – Chris Hampton
Carole Baskin – Takara Lee Anderson
Erik Cowie / Jeff Lowe – Mickey Jaiven
John Reinke – Jonathan Speagle
“Saff” Saffery / Sylvia Corkill – Lyndsay Moony
Howard Baskin – Greg Coleman
John Finlay / Allen Glover – Adam DelMedico
Travis Maldonado / Det. Marsicano – Michael Atteo
“Carole” / Amanda Green – Jenna Coleman
James Garretson / Joshua Dial – Bradley Egan
Zoo Staff / Ensemble – Kelcie Marie Bush
and “Studio Joe” & Stage Directions – Tripp Karrh
Directed & Lyric Videos by Chris Metz
Stage Managed by Tiffany Lyn Meadows
Book, Music & Lyrics by Chris Metz
Music & Lyrics by Zach Briggs
Additional Lyrics by Justin Mousseau
Album Design by Adam McCabe
The reading will consist of a brief intro about our fundraising initiatives, a reading of the full-length script, and an album play-through (with lyric videos) in the context of the show.
All characters and events, even those based on real individuals, are fictionalized.
* This musical contains strong language, sexual content, depictions of fantasy violence and drug references