The first half of the show was sketch comedy; the second half was a mock rock festival
Welcome to the Woodchuck Festival: Three Days of Peace, Love, and Death; plus band introductions throughout- John Belushi
Freud, Marx, Engels, and Jung, performing Lemmings Lament - a parody of Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young (referred to in performance as Freud, Pavlov, Adler, and Jung); as well as the songs Woodstock, Long Time Gone, among others
Bob Dylan, performing "Positively Wall Street," a parody of several of his styles, with the title taken from "Positively 4th Street"- Christopher Guest
Goldie Oldie, a parody of old, 1950s-style performers, performing "Pizza Man," a parody of the teen tragedy songs- Alice Playten
John Denver, performing "Colorado"- Chevy Chase
Joan Baez, performing "Pull the Triggers, Niggers," a parody of her protest songs and of Dylan's song George Jackson, in particular- Mary Jenifer Mitchell (later replaced by Rhonda Coullet)
Joe Cocker, "Lonely at the Bottom"- Belushi as Cocker, Paul Jacobs as Leon Russell on piano.
James Taylor, "Highway Toes"- Christopher Guest
The Motown Manifestos singing "Papa was a Running Dog Lackey of the Bourgeoisie," with most of its lines taken from The Communist Manifesto
Donovan, "Nirvana Banana"- Peter Elbling (later addition to the show)
Joni Mitchell, "I Do For You"- Alice Playten (replaced by Rhonda Coullet)
Farmer Yassir (parody of Max Yasgur, owner of the land on which Woodstock was held), greeting the audience - Gary Goodrow
Megadeath, a parody of heavy metal groups, who end their act by turning the amps so loud that the audience dies
"Jackie Christ, Superstar," a parody of Jesus Christ, Superstar. Jesus is a stand up comedian, with John Belushi playing King Herod
"Deteriorata" a Tony Hendra parody of Les Crane's recording of Desiderata
"Defeat Day" - a parody of America's first military defeat in the Vietnam War. "Put all your troubles in a nickle bag and smile, smile, smile."
The Rolling Stones Parody, which Alice Playten playing "Mick Jagger"
Cast included: John Belushi, Chevy Chase, Garry Goodrow (from The Commitee), Christopher Guest, Paul Jacobs, Mary-Jenifer Mitchell, Alice Playten
Playwrights: P. J. O'Rourke, David Axelrod, Douglas Kenney, Anne Beatts, Tony Hendra, John Boni, Henry Beard
Composers: Paul Jacobs, Christopher Guest
Lyricists: P. J. O'Rourke, David Axelrod, Doug Kenney, Anne Beatts, Tony Hendra, John Boni, Henry Beard, Sean Kelly