Pigasus

a ten-minute musical

Pigasus

An original musical with book, music, and lyrics by Eric Matthew Richardson. Developed at Chicago Dramatists and performed as part of the 2020 Chicago Musical Theatre Festival in partnership with Underscore Theatre Company.

Pigasus follows the journey of one small pig from farm to fame as he’s shepherded along by an opportunistic Yuppie. The short musical tells the mostly true story of an unsung Chicago icon.