Mean Girls: Musical Info & Synopsis


Mean Girls is a musical based on the popular 2004 movie. It’s about Cady Heron, a teenager who moves from Africa to Illinois and enters a new high school. As she tries to fit in and climb the popularity ladder, she learns important lessons about friendship, authenticity, and the consequences of her actions. This musical explores the challenges of teenage life and the importance of staying true to oneself.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2017)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: 2010s / USA (Illinois)

Creative Team

Music: Jeff Richmond

Lyrics: Nell Benjamin

Book: Tina Fey


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝

Mean Girls Gifts

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2018)➝


2010s, Based on a Movie, Comedic, Female Leads, Halloween, High SchoolPop/Rock, School, Tap

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