Finding Neverland: Musical Info & Synopsis


Finding Neverland tells the inspiring story of J.M. Barrie, the famous playwright who created the beloved character Peter Pan. Set in early 20th-century London, the musical introduces us to Barrie, a struggling writer seeking inspiration for his next play. Barrie’s life takes an unexpected turn when he encounters the enchanting Llewelyn Davies family, including the widow Sylvia and her four lively sons. As Barrie’s relationship with the family deepens, he begins crafting the timeless tale of Peter Pan, a boy who refuses to grow up. Finding Neverland explores themes of imagination, friendship, and the enduring spirit of childhood.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2012)

Cast Size: 18

Genre: Drama / Fantasy

Setting: 1900s / England (London)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Gary Barlow, Eliot Kennedy

Music: Scott Frankel

Lyrics: Michael Korie

Book: Allan Knee, James Graham

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2015)➝


Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2010s, Based on a Movie, Dramatic, Fantasy, MetatheatrePirates

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