High Society: Musical Info & Synopsis


High Society follows Tracy Lord, a socialite with an upcoming wedding. However, Tracy soon finds herself entangled in a love triangle when her ex-husband, Dexter Haven, returns to complicate her impending marriage to this other man. As romantic tensions unfold, High Society explores themes of class, loyalty, and societal expectations.

Musical Information

Musical Type: 1956 Film/Pre-Contemporary Musical (1997)

Cast Size: 9+

Genre: Romantic Dramedy

Setting: 1930s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Cole Porter

Lyrics: Susan Birkenhead

Book: Arthur Kopit

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (1996)➝

Broadway Cast (1999)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


1990s, Based on a Movie, Jazz, Rom-Dramedy, Weddings

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