Little Mary Sunshine: Musical Info & Synopsis


Little Mary Sunshine is a musical spoof of the operetta genre, following Little Mary Sunshine, the proprietress of the Colorado Inn. When romance blossoms between Mary and Captain “Big Jim” Warrington, a stalwart forest ranger, their love ends up being tested along the way. Little Mary Sunshine delivers a heartwarming tale of love, laughter, and adventure in the great outdoors.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Golden Age (1959)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Comedy / Spoof  / Western

Setting: 1900s, 1910s / USA (Colorado)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: Rick Besoyan

Cast Albums

Original Off-Broadway Cast (1959)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1950s, Comedic, Golden Age, Solo ComposerOriginalSpoofWestern

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