ACT II

Scene 1A

15) CHIEF BROMDEN’S ‘Soliloquy 4’

    The stage is dark but for a single shaft of light on CHIEF BROMDEN.

He is staring out of a window, longingly.

*


16) ‘Voluntarily Committed

McMURPHY, HARDING & PATIENTS discuss the difference between being

admitted to hospital as a volunteer, or being committed.

McMURPHY’s true, dire situation finally dawns on him.

 

*


Scene 1B

17) ‘Make Me Big Again (I Am Chinook)      

Following McMURPHY’s discovery that CHIEF BROMDEN has been

faking his so called ‘catatonic’ condition all these years,

the CHIEF confides in McMURPHY as the two men bond.

*


Scene 1C

18) ‘Showdown Time’

NURSE RATCHED accuses CHIEF BROMDEN of being deceitful all these years.

McMURPHY defends the CHIEF and the two men fight with the orderlies.

Consequently they are both treated with Electro Shock Therapy

*


Scene 2A

19) ‘E.S.T. or Frontal Lobotomy  

A reprise of ‘Bull Goose Loony’

Electro Shock Therapy is compared with Frontal Lobotomy

in a group therapy session.

 

*


Scene 2B

20) ‘Medication Time Reprise’

McMurphy, Harding and Patients help themselves to the medicine cabinet,

while dispensing the booze supplied by CANDY. as the illegal party begins.

*


Scene 3A

21) ‘Seduction Song’

Following a mock marriage ceremony, alone in a padded seclusion room,

CANDY seduces virgin - BILLY BIBBiT.

Like mischievous children, the other PATIENTS are listening in the next room.

*


Scene 3B

  22) ‘If I Was’

Following his sexual encounter with CANDY, BILLY finds new confidence.

He no longer stutters. He is tranquil and serene.

    He reflects on his timid, diffident past and ponders a new, positive future.

SEGUE

Short Reprise

Breakin’ All The Rules

In the early hours of the morning, following their night of debauchery,

McMURPHY is about to break out of the asylum.

He hesitates, reflecting on the time spent with his newfound buddies.

*


Scene 3C

23) When The Devil Rides On A Naked Angel’s Back

McMURPHY is about to break out of the asylum.

He hesitates, reflecting on his former glory days,

*


24) Chief Bromden’s ‘Soliloquy 5’

*


Scene 4A

25) ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

(Nurse Ratched)

NURSE RATCHED has won! 

SHE says her final goodbye to McMURPHY,

now that HE has been lobotomized.

                       SEGUE


25) ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

             (Patients)

                      CHIEF BROMDEN & PATIENTS reflect,

               and say their final goodbyes to McMURPHY.

*

Scene 4B

UNDERSCORE Continues

SEGUE

REPRISE

Make me Big Again (I Am Chinook)


Scene 4C

Reprise

When The Devil Rides On A Naked Angel’s Back

HARDING walks in on CHIEF BROMDEN just after he has smothered McMURPHY.

They embrace and say their final goodbyes as the CHIEF escapes.

END ACT II

All  songs  written  & composed  by

CHRIS TURNER

© 2010 - 2016


Musical  arrangements  by

CHRIS TURER & STEVE ALAN JONES


Sound  Recordings  produced, programmed, engineered  by

STEVE ALAN JONES

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