A Dog’s Life

by Charles Chaplin
Music composed by Charles Chaplin in 1959, Music Arranged by Eric James and Eric Spear.
Scores restored and adapted for live performance by Timothy Brock


The Little Tramp finds companionship with two fellow outcasts - Scraps, a stray mongrel, and a young girl exploited as a hostess in a disreputable dive, The Green Lantern. With Scraps’ help he overcomes two thieves from whom he wins a well-filled wallet, which provides the three with a happy end together.

Technical Specifications


Reduced instrumentation for small orchestra (13 players)

Available for very small venues and/or local cultural organisations with low funding. Not available for venues seating more than 700

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