Gigi: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Gigi tells the story of a young Parisian girl who is being groomed by her grandmother and aunt to become a courtesan in high society. However, Gigi’s perspective on love and relationships takes an unexpected turn when she captures the attention of Gaston, a wealthy and carefree bachelor. As their friendship evolves into a deeper connection, Gigi learns about the complexities of love, independence, and societal expectations.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1973)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Setting: 1890s, 1900s, 1910s / France (Paris)


Creative Team

Music: Frederick Loewe

Lyrics/Book: Alan Jay Lerner


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1973)➝

Studio Cast (1997)➝

Broadway Cast (2015)➝


Resources

Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


Tags

1970s, Based on a Book, One-Word, Rom-Com


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