From the Annoyance Archives...Video of the Day

From "Co-Ed Prison Sluts" (originally opened 4/20/1989)

Co-Ed Prison Sluts opened4/20/1989 and went on to become Chicago's longest-running musical. To celebrate this anniversary, here's the most memorable song from the show. We hear from people all the time that still remember the words. 

****WARNING: they're dirty words. NSF Kids or Work)****


Close-to-original-cast includes: Susan Messing, Eddie Furman,  Joe Bill, Ellen Stoneking, Mark Sutton, Tom Booker, & Tom Rossen. Faith Soloway created the music and is on the keys. 


Original cast also included Bob Fisher, Frank Kentra,  John Harizal and Kahlua the dog. 

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