Bombshell: Musical Info & Synopsis


Bombshell is a biographical musical based on the life of Marilyn Monroe. It follows her journey from Norma Jeane, a young aspiring actress, to Marilyn Monroe, the iconic Hollywood star. Bombshell explores Marilyn’s rise to fame, her struggles with relationships and self-esteem, and the challenges she faced in the spotlight.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Biography

Setting: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s / Asia, England, USA (California, NYC)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Marc Shaiman

Lyrics: Scott Wittman

Book: Patrik Komljenović

Cast Albums

SMASH Cast (2013)➝


2010s, Biographical, Child Role, Jazz, Sports

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