Jane Eyre: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Jane Eyre follows the journey of a strong-willed young woman as she faces adversity throughout her life. From her difficult upbringing in an oppressive boarding school to her time as a governess at Thornfield Hall, Jane’s story intertwines with the mysterious Mr. Rochester. As their relationship deepens, past secrets come to light, testing their love and forcing Jane to make difficult choices.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1995)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Romantic Drama

Setting: 1800s / England


Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Paul Gordon

Lyrics/Book: John Caird


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2000)➝


Resources

Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝


Tags

1990s, Based on a Book, Child Roles, Dark, Rom-Dram


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