Scandalous: Musical Info & Synopsis


Scandalous tells the true story of Aimee Semple McPherson, an evangelist known for her charismatic preaching and controversial personal life. Set in the early 20th century, the story follows Aimee as she rises to fame as a powerful religious leader. However, her success is overshadowed by scandal and intrigue, including a mysterious disappearance. Scandalous offers an exploration of redemption, forgiveness, and the complexities of human nature.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2005)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Biography

Setting: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s / Canada, China, USA (California)

Creative Team

Music: David Pomeranz, David Friedman

Lyrics/Book: Kathie Lee Gifford

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2013)➝


2000s, Biographical, Gospel, Jazz, One Word, ReligiousTrue Story

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