A Little Princess: Musical Info & Synopsis


A Little Princess follows the story of Sara Crewe, a spirited and imaginative girl who is sent to a boarding school. Despite facing hardship during her time at the school, Sara’s kindness and inner strength shine brightly. With the help of her friends, Sara manages to touch the lives of those around her, bringing hope and magic in the face of adversity. The musical captures the essence of resilience, friendship, and the power of imagination.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2004)

Cast Size: 12+

Genre: Period/Historical

Setting: 1900s / Africa, England (London)

Creative Team

Music: Andrew Lippa

Lyrics/Book: Brian Crawley

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2011)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2000s, Based on a Book, Child Roles, Female Lead, School

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