First Impressions: Musical Info & Synopsis


First Impressions follows Mrs. Bennett, a determined matriarch with dreams of London society, who sets her sights on marrying off her headstrong daughter, Elizabeth, to the wealthy Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy. The comedic clash of personalities unfolds as Elizabeth challenges societal norms, and Darcy grapples with his own pride. Amid misunderstandings and social intricacies, both characters learn to look beyond first impressions.

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: George Weiss, Robert Goldman, Glenn Paxton

Book: Abe Burrows

Musical Information

Musical Type: Golden Age (1959)

Cast Size: 25+

Genre: Romance

Setting: 1810s / England

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1959)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1950s, Based on a Book, Golden Age, Large Cast, ObscureRomantic

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