Funny Girl tells the story of Fanny Brice, a young and ambitious woman with dreams of becoming a star. During her rise to stardom, she captures the hearts of audiences and catches the attention of suave entrepreneur Nick Arnstein. As Fanny’s career takes off, her personal life becomes intertwined with the highs and lows of show business and marriage. Funny Girl is a semi-biographical celebration of the indomitable spirit of this woman.
Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1964)
Cast Size: 25+
Music: Jule Styne
Lyrics: Bob Merrill
Book: Isobel Lennart
Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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