Mame: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Mame follows the story of the eccentric and vivacious Mame Dennis, a wealthy and free-spirited woman who embraces life with energy and charm. When she becomes the unexpected guardian of her young nephew, Patrick, her life takes a new direction as she navigates the challenges of motherhood while continuing to live life to the fullest. Mame is a celebration of love, family, and the joy of living life in full swing, no matter the circumstances.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1966)

Cast Size: 30+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s / USA (NYC, Connecticut)


Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Jerry Herman

Book: Jerome Lawrence, Robert E. Lee


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1966)➝


Links

Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


Tags

1960s, Based on a Book, Child Role, Christmas, Family, Female Lead, Large Cast, One-Word


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