Ring of Fire: Musical Info & Synopsis


Ring of Fire tells the story of Johnny Cash, using his songs to weave together his experiences, from his early days on an Arkansas farm to his steady rise to fame. The narrative unfolds through a series of vignettes, each set to the tunes that made Cash an icon. Ring of Fire is a celebration of the life and music of a legendary artist, touching on themes of love, struggle, and redemption.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2006)

Cast Size: 8

Genre: Biography

Setting: USA

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Johnny Cash

Concept/Creation: Bill Meade, Richard Maltby, Jr.

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2008)➝


Licensing: Theatrical Rights➝


2000s, Biographical, Country, Jukebox Musical, Rock

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