I Love You Because: Musical Info & Synopsis


I Love You Because follows the lives of Austin and Marcy, two young New Yorkers navigating the ups and downs of modern dating. After both experiencing heartbreak, they set out to find true love in the city with the guidance of Austin’s brother, Jeff, and Marcy’s roommate, Diana. As the story unfolds, I Love You Because offers an exploration of the complexities of modern romance, celebrating the idea that love can be found in the most unexpected places.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2006)

Cast Size: 6

Genre: Romantic Dramedy

Setting: Present / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music: Joshua Salzman

Lyrics: Ryan Cunningham

Cast Albums

Original Off-Broadway Cast (2006)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Theatrical Rights➝

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


2000s, Based on a Book, Dating, NYC, Rom-Dramedy, Small Cast

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