January 18, 1986 | Tri-Cities Opera
Chinchilla
Composer:Myron Fink
Librettist:Donald Moreland
Synopsis
In 1928 New York, an American stockbroker and a Latin American diplomat, best friends, are each seeing the other's wife. In token to the diplomat's recall to his native land, each man buys a chinchilla coat for his lover and for his wife. The misdelivery of the coats, each with attached love note, explodes the intrigue in this jazzy romp.

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Approximate Runtime (hh:mm)
02:30

Number of Acts
3

Musical Style
jazzy tonal

Vocal & Musical Forces
8 principals, several cameo roles, chorus, orchestra

Original Cast
Sharon Harrison and Jake Gardner as the Ashtons, Cynthia Clary as Chichi, Richard Leech as Ramon, Anthony Zbrzezny, Judy Berry, Nancy Carol Moore, Kenneth Shaw


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