South Pacific is set during World War II on a South Pacific island and revolves around two love stories that unfold against the backdrop of war and societal prejudices. As the characters navigate their relationships and confront their own biases, the musical explores themes of culture, race, and the impact of war on personal lives.
Musical Type: Golden Age (1949)
Cast Size: 30+
Setting: 1940s / South Pacific
Music: Richard Rodgers
Lyrics/Book: Oscar Hammerstein II
Book: Joshua Logan
Audition Songs: Theatre Trip
Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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