Once Upon a Mattress Edit

Music: Mary Rodgers, Lyrics: Marshall Barer, Book: Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer.


Based on the fairy tale Princess and the Pea, where a princess is tested by seeing if she could feel a pea placed under her mattress. The young lady could not sleep, despite an ever increasing number of mattresses placed on top of the pea, thus proving she was a princess, and eligible to marry the prince.


Broadway Musical
Musical Theatre Audition


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