Calamity Jane: Musical Info & Synopsis


Calamity Jane follows the adventures of the legendary sharpshooter, Calamity Jane, as she strives to prove her skills and find her place in a male-dominated world. Along the way, she encounters many characters like the flamboyant saloon owner, Henry Miller, and the elegant actress, Adelaide Adams. Through laughter, romance, and a touch of chaos, Calamity Jane learns valuable lessons about identity, acceptance, and the meaning of friendship.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1961)

Cast Size: 18+

Genre: Western

Setting: 1870s / USA (South Dakota, Illinois)

Creative Team

Music: Sammy Fain

Lyrics: Paul Francis Webster

Adaptation: Ronald Hanmer, Phil Park

Cast Albums

Studio Cast (1995)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1960s, Based on a Movie, Country, Female Lead, Western

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