Cruel Intentions: Musical Info & Synopsis


Cruel Intentions is set in the upper echelons of Manhattan’s elite high school scene and revolves around the manipulative stepsiblings Kathryn and Sebastian. The two make a wicked wager that entangles the lives of unsuspecting classmates. As the plot unfolds, the musical delves into themes of love, betrayal, and the consequences of playing with other people’s emotions.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2015)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 1990s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Various

Book: Roger Kumble, Lindsey Rosin, Jordan Ross

Cast Albums

Original Off-Broadway Cast (2019)➝


Licensing: Broadway Licensing➝


2010s, High School, Jukebox Musical, Pop/Rock, School

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