Days of Wine and Roses: Musical Info & Synopsis


Days of Wine and Roses explores the impact of alcoholism on a young couple, Joe Clay and Kirsten Arnesen. The narrative traces their path from the initial stages of joy and romance, through their starting of a family, eventually leading to their gradual descent into addiction and despair. Days of Wine and Roses is an exploration of the human condition, emphasizing the fragility of love in the face of addiction.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2023)

Cast Size: 10

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1950s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Adam Guettel

Book: Craig Lucas

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2023)➝


2020s, Based on a Movie, Child Role, Dramatic, Family, Jazz

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