Its The Housewives! is a comic rock musical about a trio of homemakers who form a band for their PTA talent show and go on to become legends of domestic rock n roll.
Musician Laurence Juper former lead guitarist for Paul McCartneys band Wings composed the songs in the play alongside his wife, writer Hope Juber.
The songs include Be My Babysitter, a rockin ode to finding the perfect childcare specialist, It Sucks, a song about vacuum cleaners, and Erica, You Bitch, a scathing ditty about daytimes most notorious soap diva, Erica Kane [Susan Lucci].
Juber says the songs reflect his own experiences as a househusband, and one jam in particular brings him back to his daunting days of domestic duty.
Pledge or Behold is a song about the difficulty of choosing the right household products, a task hes always dreaded.
He says, When theres 10 million kinds of toothpaste at the store, I panic. Its hard to make the right choice. This is a protest song about that anxiety.
Its The Housewives! runs Saturday (Sep. 6) through October 12 at Whitefire Theater in Sherman Oaks, California.
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