The Bridges of Madison County: Musical Info & Synopsis


The Bridges of Madison County tells the story of an unexpected and passionate love affair between Francesca Johnson, an Italian American housewife, and Robert Kincaid, a National Geographic photographer. Over a period of four days, their connection deepens, revealing unfulfilled desires and challenging the expectations of their respective lives. The Bridges of Madison County explores themes of love, regret, and the choices that shape our destinies.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 12+

Genre: Romantic Drama

Setting: 1960s / USA (Iowa)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Jason Robert Brown

Book: Marsha Norman

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2014)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2010s, Based on a Book, ClassicalCountry, Italy, Rom-Dram

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