Lend Me a Tenor: Musical Info & Synopsis


Lend Me a Tenor is a farce that revolves around the Cleveland Grand Opera Company’s production of Otello. When their star tenor, Tito Merelli, is unable to perform, Max, the assistant to the opera’s manager, is tasked with finding someone to step in and save the show. Amidst mistaken identities, misunderstandings, and romantic entanglements, Lend Me a Tenor unfolds as a comedy of errors, brimming with chaos and unexpected twists.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2010)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: 1930s / USA (Ohio)

Creative Team

Music: Brad Carroll

Lyrics/Book: Peter Sham

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (2011)➝


Licensing: Broadway Licensing➝


2010s, ClassicalComedicObscureTap Dance

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