The Musicals

My one-man shows have evolved from decades of experience performing in musicals and writing plays. I still perform in classic musicals but also try and push myself even more as an artist through the very personal storytelling form of the solo show. OFFICIAL SELECTIONS OF UNITED SOLO THEATRE FESTIVAL

HOUDINI

Performed by Tom Frueh
Book, Music & Lyrics by Tom Frueh

Directed by Jen Jurek

Music Direction by Chris Piro

HOUDINI MEETS HIS GREATEST CHALLENGE EVER…
In 1926, the world-famous magician and escape artist Harry Houdini left New York on a farewell tour – and his life passed before his eyes. Follow his odyssey through the past, present and future as he encounters the most daunting challenge of his life and struggles to find the key that will truly set him free. 

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Running time: 90 minutes
Format: One-act solo musical
Suitable for all audiences
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BOOK AN ENGAGEMENT! Select dates available from December 10, 2019 through May 31, 2020. Suitable for private social and corporate events, theatrical engagements, play festivals and other events.

PARTNERS

TRULYPerformed by Tom Frueh
Book, Music & Lyrics by Tom Frueh

Directed by Jen Jurek

Music Direction by Chris Piro

CAN SOMEONE EVER HEAL FROM THE LOSS OF THEIR TRUE LOVE?

Tom was a happy loner and confirmed bachelor—until he found his true love in Johan, a world-renowned ballet dancer. But when their 14-year relationship suddenly ends with Johan’s untimely death, the loss seems insurmountable. PARTNERS is the story of Tom’s search for an answer to whether it’s possible to truly survive the loss of one’s soulmate.

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Running time: 90 minutes

Format: One-act solo musical

Suitable for all audiences

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BOOK AN ENGAGEMENT! Select dates available from December 1, 2019 through May 31, 2020. Suitable for private social and corporate events, spousal loss groups, theatrical engagements, play festivals and other events.

AFTER THE SHOW WITH THE MAN WHO OWNED BROADWAY

COMING IN 2020!

Written and performed by Tom Frueh
Music & Lyrics by George M. Cohan

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A LIVING LEGEND ISN’T A LEGEND ANYMORE?

George M. Cohan is the legendary composer/lyricist of such standards as “Give My Regards to Broadway,” “Yankee Doodle Dandy” and “Over There.” He was also one of the world’s greatest musical theatre actor-producers, and came to be known as The Man Who Owned Broadway. Join him in his dressing room at the Morosco Theatre after an emotional performance as he plays and sings some of his favorite songs, and wonders whether his extraordinary show business career has suddenly ended.

Running time: 60 minutes
Format: One-act solo musical
Suitable for all audiences
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BOOK AN ENGAGEMENT! Select dates available from March 1, 2020 through July 31, 2020. Suitable for private social and corporate events, theatrical engagements, play festivals and other events.