Juno: Musical Info & Synopsis


Juno tells the story of an Irish immigrant named Juno Boyle and her tumultuous family life in Dublin during the early 1920s. Despite the family’s struggles, Juno remains determined to provide for her children and maintain a sense of dignity amidst adversity. As Juno navigates the challenges of poverty, betrayal, and societal expectations, the musical offers a portrait of a woman striving to find her place in a changing world.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Golden Age (1959)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1920s / Ireland (Dublin)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Marc Blitzstein

Book: Joseph Stein

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1959)➝


1950s, DramaticFamily, Golden Age, One Word, Tragedy

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