Dude: Musical Info & Synopsis


Dude is a folk/rock musical that explores the journey of its protagonist, Dude, in an allegorical setting. As Dude navigates a surreal landscape populated by diverse characters, he attempts to search for meaning in a tumultuous world. The musical captures the spirit of the 1970s counterculture, with a narrative that touches on themes of society, freedom, and spirituality.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1972)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Abstract

Setting: N/A

Creative Team

Music: Galt MacDermot

Lyrics/Book: Gerome Ragni

Cast Albums

Original Cast (1972)➝


1970s, Avant-Garde, Country, Folk, One-Word, Original, Soul

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