Fanny: Musical Info & Synopsis


Fanny revolves around the blossoming love between Fanny, a young and spirited woman, and Marius, a passionate sailor. Their love faces challenges when Marius is torn between his desire for adventure at sea and his feelings for Fanny. Things complicate further when Fanny discovers she is pregnant after Marius’s departure. Fanny is an exploration of love, sacrifice, and the pursuit of one’s dreams.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Golden Age (1954)

Cast Size: 25+

Genre: Romantic Drama

Setting: 1920s, 1930s / France (Marseille)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Harold Rome

Book: S.N. Behrman, Joshua Logan

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1954)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1950s, Golden Age, Large Cast, One-Word, Rom-Dram

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