Cinderella: Musical Info & Synopsis


Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella follows the kind-hearted Cinderella, who, with the help of her Fairy Godmother, transforms from a servant into a beautiful princess. Amidst the magic, Cinderella captures the heart of the charming Prince Topher. However, her stepsisters and stepmother conspire against her, leading to a dramatic showdown at the royal ball. Cinderella is a magical reminder that dreams can come true, and goodness prevails even in the face of adversity.

Musical Information

Musical Type: 1957 Film / Contemporary Musical (2013)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Fairy Tale

Setting: Fictional

Creative Team

Music: Richard Rodgers

Lyrics/Book: Oscar Hammerstein II

Book: Douglas Carter Beane

Cast Albums

Original Television Cast (1957)➝

Original London Cast (1958)➝

Television Cast (1965)➝

Original Broadway Cast (2013)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


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