Sunday in the Park with George: Musical Info


Sunday in the Park with George is inspired by the famous painting by Georges Seurat and delves into the world of art and creativity. It tells the story of George, a passionate painter who immerses himself in his work, often at the expense of his personal relationships. The musical explores the challenges and sacrifices of the artistic process, as well as the pursuit of inspiration. Sunday in the Park with George offers a thought-provoking reflection on the artist’s journey and the complexities of balancing art and life.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1984)

Cast Size: 14+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 1800s, 1980s / France, USA

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim

Book: James Lapine

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1984)➝

London Cast (2006)➝

Broadway Cast (2017)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


1980s, Animals, Child Role, Family, Popular, Summer

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