Roberta: Musical Info & Synopsis


Roberta is set in the glamorous world of 1930s Paris, where high society and the jazz scene collide. The story follows the romance between John, an American football player, and Stephanie, a young woman employed at the Parisian fashion house, Roberta. Against a backdrop of glamour and intrigue, Roberta explores themes of elegance, passion, and the allure of timeless love.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Jazz Age (1933)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Setting: 1930s / France (Paris), USA

Creative Team

Music: Jerome Kern

Lyrics/Book: Otto Harbach

Cast Albums

Original Recording (1944)➝

Studio Cast (1952)➝

Studio Cast (2014)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1930s, Based on a Book, One Word, Rom-Com

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