Bonnie & Clyde: Musical Info & Synopsis


Bonnie & Clyde brings to life the infamous story of the notorious American outlaws, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow. Set in the Great Depression era, the show follows the young couple’s dangerous journey as they rob banks and elude the law, becoming legends in the process. As they navigate a life of crime and violence, Bonnie and Clyde’s passionate love for each other deepens, even as their crimes escalate. Bonnie & Clyde is a riveting tale of love, rebellion, and the pursuit of the American dream gone awry.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2009)

Cast Size: 14+

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1920s, 1930s / USA (Louisiana, Texas, Various)

Creative Team

Music: Frank Wildhorn

Lyrics: Don Black

Book: Ivan Menchell

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2012)➝

Original West End Cast (2023)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


2000s, Child Roles, Country, Dark, Dramatic, Gospel, Religion, Rock, Tragedy, True Story

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