Stephen Ward: Musical Info & Synopsis


Stephen Ward explores the scandalous events surrounding the Profumo Affair in 1960s Britain. The narrative focuses on Stephen Ward, an osteopath and socialite who becomes entangled in a scandal, leading to a series of events that captivate the public. Stephen Ward touches on themes of betrayal, loyalty, and the intersection of politics and personal lives.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1960s / England (London)

Creative Team

Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber

Lyrics/Book: Don Black, Christopher Hampton

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2013)➝


Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


2010s, British, Dramatic, Historical, Political, True Story

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