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The Band’s Visit (Musical) by David Yazbek – Itamar Moses Broadway

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Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins     Mary Poppins is a musical with music and lyrics by the Sherman Brothers, with additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, and a script by Julian Fellowes. The musical is based on the similarly titled Mary Poppins children’s books by P. L. Travers and the 1964 Disney film, […]

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a stage musical based on the children’s novel of the same name by Roald Dahl, with book by David Greig, music by Marc Shaiman and lyrics by Shaiman and Scott Wittman. The musical premiered in London’s West End at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane […]

Bandstand

  Bandstand (musical) Bandstand is an original musical composed by Richard Oberacker with book and lyrics by Oberacker and Robert Taylor. [1] The musical tells the story of a mismatched band of military veterans who join together to compete in a national radio contest in New York City with a prize that will guarantee instant […]

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The Little Mermaid

  The Little Mermaid The Little Mermaid is a stage musical produced by Disney Theatrical, based on the animated 1989 Disney film of the same name and the classic story of the same name by Hans Christian Andersen about a mermaid who dreams of the world above the sea and gives up her voice to […]

Falsettos

Falsettos   Falsettos is a musical with a book by James Lapine and William Finn, and music and lyrics by Finn. The musical consists of March of the Falsettos and Falsettoland, the last two installments in one trio of one-act Off-Broadway musicals (the first was In Trousers). The story involves Marvin, his ex-wife Trina, his […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is a musical or operetta with lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The story is based on the “coat of many colors” story of Joseph from the Bible’s Book of Genesis. This was the first Lloyd Webber and Rice […]

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Spamalot

pic Spamalot Monty Python’s Spamalot is a musical comedy adapted from the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Like the film, it is a highly irreverent parody of the Arthurian Legend, but it differs from the film in many ways. The original 2005 Broadway production, directed by Mike Nichols, won three Tony Awards, […]

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Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success (Musical) The show is based on the 1957 movie of the same name, which tells the story of a powerful newspaper columnist named J. J. Hunsecker (based on famed New York columnist Walter Winchell) who uses his connections to ruin his sister’s relationship with a man he deems inappropriate. Production History […]

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Nine

Nine Nine is a musical, initially created and written by Maury Yeston as a class-project in Lehman Engel’s BMI Music Theatre Workshop in 1973. It was later developed with a book by Mario Fratti, and then again with a book by Arthur Kopit, music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. The story is based also on […]

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Evita 1978 Musical

Evita Evita is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. It concentrates on the life of Argentine political leader Eva Perón, the second wife of Argentine president Juan Perón. The story follows Evita’s early life, rise to power, charity work, and eventual death. The musical began as a rock […]

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Wicked

Wicked (Musical) Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and book by Winnie Holzman. It is based on the 1995 Gregory Maguire novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, an alternative telling of the 1939 film The […]

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Mary Poppins

  Mary Poppins Mary Poppins is a musical with music and lyrics by the Sherman Brothers, with additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, and a script by Julian Fellowes. The musical is based on the similarly titled Mary Poppins children’s books by P. L. Travers and the 1964 Disney film, and […]

A Bronx Tale

A Bronx Tale the New Musical A Bronx Tale started life as an autobiographical one-man show written and performed by Chazz Palminteri. …

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Groundhog Day Musical

Groundhog Day Musical Groundhog Day is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin, and a book by Danny Rubin. Based on the 1993 film of the same name written by Rubin and Harold Ramis, the musical made its world premiere at The Old Vic in London in 2016 and will transfer to […]

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An American in Paris

An American in Paris (musical) Music George Gershwin Lyrics Ira Gershwin Book Craig Lucas Basis 1951 film An American in Paris Premiere 10 December 2014: Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris Productions 2014 Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris 2015 Broadway 2017 West End An American in Paris is a musical play inspired by the 1951 Academy Award winning […]

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Anastasia

Anastasia (musical) Anastasia Artwork from the Broadway Production Music Stephen Flaherty Lyrics Lynn Ahrens Book Terrence McNally Setting Russia & France Basis 1997 film Anastasia Premiere May 27, 2016: Hartford Stage, Hartford, Connecticut Productions 2016 Hartford 2017 Broadway Awards 2016 Connecticut Critics Circle Award for Best Musical Anastasia is a musical with music and lyrics […]

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War Paint

War Paint (musical) War Paint Music Scott Frankel Lyrics Michael Korie Book Doug Wright Basis 2004 book War Paint by Lindy Woodhead 2007 film The Powder & the Glory by Ann Carol Grossman & Arnie Reisman Premiere July 18, 2016: Goodman Theatre, Chicago Productions 2016 Chicago 2017 Broadway War Paint is a musical with book […]

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Hello Dolly

Hello, Dolly! (musical) Bette Midler on Broadway in the 2017 Revival Hello, Dolly! 1964 Broadway poster Music Jerry Herman Lyrics Jerry Herman Book Michael Stewart Basis PlayThe Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder Productions 1964 Broadway 1969 Film 1965 West End 1975 All-black Broadwayrevival 1978 Broadwayrevival 1995 Broadwayrevival 1996 Mexico City 2009 Regent’s Park Open Air Theatrerevival […]