Fame: Musical Info & Synopsis


Fame is set at the prestigious High School of Performing Arts in New York City. The musical follows a diverse group of talented students as they navigate the challenges and triumphs in the competitive world of performing arts. From auditions to rehearsals, Fame captures the raw passion of young artists on their journey to fame. The musical touches on themes of friendship, romance, and the pursuit of excellence.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1988)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 1980s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music: Steve Margoshes

Lyrics: Jacques Levy

Book: José Fernandez

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (1995)➝

Original American Cast (1999)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


1980s, Based on a Movie, High School, Metatheatre, One-Word, Pop/RockPopular, School

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