Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812: Musical Info & Synopsis


Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 is based on a small sliver of Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace. The story follows Natasha, an impassioned young woman who becomes entangled in a web of love and scandal during the bustling social scene of 19th-century Russia. The Great Comet offers an exploration of passion, fate, and the complexities of human relationships.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2012)

Cast Size: 16+

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1810s / Russia

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: Dave Malloy

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2013)➝

Original Broadway Cast (2017)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2010s, Based on Books, Dramatic, PopPopular, Solo Composer, Sung-Through

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