Flying Over Sunset: Musical Info & Synopsis


Flying Over Sunset is a work of speculative fiction that imagines a meeting between three real historical figures: Aldous Huxley, Clare Boothe Luce, and Cary Grant. Set in the 1950s, the musical imagines a shared experience between the three that transcends the boundaries of conventional reality. As the characters embark on an unconventional journey, Flying Over Sunset touches on themes of art, consciousness, and the pursuit of happiness.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2021)

Cast Size: 10

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1950s / USA (California, Connecticut, Washington, D.C.)

Creative Team

Music: Tom Kitt

Lyrics: Michael Korie

Book: James Lapine

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2022)➝


2020s, Child Role, Dramatic, Original, Summer

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