Fun Home: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Fun Home chronicles the life of Alison Bechdel as she reflects on her upbringing and identity. The story unfolds through three different stages of Alison’s life, exploring her sexual orientation, budding love interests, and complex relationship with her father, who is grappling with his own hidden truths. Fun Home delves into themes of family, identity, and self-acceptance.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 11

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1970s, 1980s, Present / USA (Pennsylvania)


Creative Team

Music: Jeanine Tesori

Lyrics/Book: Lisa Kron


Cast Albums

Original Cast (2014)➝


Resources

Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


Tags

2010s, Based on a Book, Child Roles, Dramatic, Family, Female Writing Team, LGBTQ+, Narrator, One-ActPopular, Tony Award


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