Waiting For A Train
The brand-new stage musical celebrating the life and times of Jimmie Rodgers

Sample Scenes

The following sample scenes are being made freely available in standard PDF format for your immediate, online viewing pleasure. (Click on any act number/scene number link to view that particular scene sample.)

Act 1 – Scene 4
Jimmie and Anita discuss their upcoming trip to Bristol where Jimmie is going to audition for RCA’s talent scout, Ralph Peer. Includes the song “My Carolina Sunshine Girl” as performed by Jimmie.

Act 2 – Scene 2
After visiting with his aging father, Jimmie explains to Carrie that he’s decided to move the family and settle down in Texas. Includes the songs “Daddy And Home” as performed by Ralph and “When The Cactus Is In Bloom” as performed by Jimmie.

Act 2 – Scene 8
Following Jimmies arrival in New York City in May of 1933, his health is suffering and he tries to recuperate by taking a trip to the Cape Cod shores with his nurse. Includes the song “Miss The Mississippi And You” as performed by Jimmie.