Musical based upon the screenplay by Jerry BelsonCharacters: 6 male, 7 female, plus ensembleVarious SettingsThis touching and satiric musical by the creators of Little Shop of Horrors, A Chorus Line and They're Playing Our Song, follows the intrigue and exploits onstage and behind-the-scenes as Santa Rosa, California plays host to the Young American Miss Pageant. "A swift paced and thoroughly professional entertainment."-Time "Wonderful Marvin Hamlisch melodies. Smart, clever move the story lyrics from Howard Ashman...This is the best Broadway score in years...Smile? I did. Your will."-ABC "This good looking show has a lot to like...Sit back and enjoy the pageant."-Women's Wear Daily "Impressively crafted lyrics."-The New York TimesHamlisch, Marvin is the author of 'Smile: The Musical', published 1988 under ISBN 9780573681745 and ISBN 0573681740.