The Fig Leaves Are Falling: Musical Info & Synopsis


The Fig Leaves Are Falling revolves around Harry Stone, a married middle-aged advertising executive who becomes entangled in an affair with a much younger woman. As Harry navigates the guilt and exhilaration of his new romance, he grapples with the expectations of his wife and society at large. The Fig Leaves Are Falling offers a thought-provoking exploration of passion, temptation, and sexual liberation in 1960s USA.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1969)

Cast Size: 25+

Genre: Romantic Dramedy

Setting: 1960s / USA

Creative Team

Music: Albert Hague

Lyrics/Book: Allan Sherman

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast Demo (1968)➝


1960s, FolkObscure, Rom-Dramedy

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