She Loves Me: Musical Info & Synopsis


She Loves Me revolves around the lives of Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash, who are employees at a perfumery in 1930s Budapest. While they are coworkers, they unknowingly become pen pals through a lonely hearts ad. Despite clashing personalities at work, they begin to fall in love with each other’s letters. She Loves Me explores themes of love, connection, and the idea that true love might be right in front of you.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1963)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Setting: 1930s / Hungary

Creative Team

Music: Jerry Bock

Lyrics: Sheldon Harnick

Book: Joe Masteroff

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1963)➝

Broadway Cast (1993)➝

London Cast (1994)➝

Broadway Cast (2016)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


1960s, Dating, Feel-GoodRom-Com

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