My Life with Albertine: Musical Info & Synopsis


My Life with Albertine delves into the complex and passionate relationship between Marcel Proust and his mistress, Albertine. As Marcel explores the depths of his emotions and memories, he is confronted with the harsh realities of love and loss. Set against the backdrop of Paris, My Life with Albertine explores themes of memory, identity, obsession, and desire.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2003)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Romantic Drama

Setting: 1910s / France (Paris)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Ricky Ian Gordon

Lyrics/Book: Richard Nelson

Cast Albums

Original Off-Broadway Cast (2003)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


2000s, ClassicalLGBTQ+, Narrator, ObscureRom-Dram

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