Sail Away: Musical Info & Synopsis


Sail Away is set aboard a cruise ship, following Mimi Paragon, the ship’s hostess, as she interacts with the various passengers. The musical explores the quirks and comedic situations that arise when people from different walks of life come together in the confined space of a ship. Sail Away provides a humorous look at the dynamics of relationships and the foibles of human nature.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1961)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: 1960s / At Sea

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: Noël Coward

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1961)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1960s, Child RolesComedic, Original, Solo ComposerTravel

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