Beetlejuice: Musical Info & Synopsis


Beetlejuice follows the afterlife adventures of the recently deceased couple, Barbara and Adam Maitland. After an untimely demise, they find themselves trapped haunting their own home in Connecticut. Things take a chaotic turn when a ghost named Beetlejuice offers his unique services to help them scare away the new living residents. This results in a humorous and chaotic collision between the living and the dead, causing the Maitlands to realize that they need to set things right and ensure that their teenage daughter, Lydia, finds happiness.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2018)

Cast Size: 11+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: USA / Present

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Eddie Perfect

Book: Scott Brown, Anthony King

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2019)➝

The Demos The Demos The Demos (2020)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2010s, Based on a Movie, Comedy, Family, Horror, One-Word, Pop/Rock, Popular, Spooky, Zombie/Undead

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