Far From Heaven: Musical Info & Synopsis


Far From Heaven is set in 1950s suburbia where Cathy Whitaker, a seemingly perfect housewife, appears to have it all. However, behind the facade, secrets and turmoil unravel as Cathy discovers her husband’s hidden desires and faces the harsh reality of societal expectations. Far From Heaven explores themes of love, prejudice, and the struggle for authenticity in a conservative era.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2012)

Cast Size: 18+

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1950s / USA (Connecticut)

Creative Team

Music: Scott Frankel

Lyrics: Michael Korie

Book: Richard Greenberg

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2013)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


2010s, Child Roles, DramaticFamily, Female Lead, JazzLGBTQ+

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