A Chorus Line: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

A Chorus Line follows the story of a group of hopeful performers who audition for a coveted spot in a Broadway show. Along the way, they share their personal experiences, dreams, and vulnerabilities. The show takes you on a journey through their lives, shedding light on the sacrifices, passion, and struggles that shape their artistic ambitions. A Chorus Line celebrates the resilience of artists and their unyielding dedication to the spotlight.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1975)

Cast Size: 26

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 1970s / USA (NYC)


Creative Team

Music: Marvin Hamlisch

Lyrics: Edward Kleban

Book: James Kirkwood, Nicholas Dante


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1975)➝

Broadway Cast (2006)➝


Links

Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


Tags

1970s, ClassicCollege, LGBTQ+One-ActMetamusicalPopularTap DanceTony Award


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