Almost Famous: Musical Info & Synopsis


Almost Famous brings to life the story of a young journalist named William Miller. Set in the 1970s, we follow William’s journey as he scores the opportunity of a lifetime, writing for the famed rock magazine Rolling Stone. As William delves into the world of rock ‘n’ roll, he encounters a whirlwind of music, love, and friendship. Almost Famous intertwines themes of coming-of-age, rock music, and the poignant moments that shape our lives.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2019)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 1970s / USA (NYC, Various)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Tom Kitt

Lyrics/Book: Cameron Crowe

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2023)➝


2010s, Bands, Jukebox Hybrid, Rock

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