The Light Princess: Musical Info & Synopsis


The Light Princess revolves around a princess named Althea who is cursed with weightlessness and lacks gravity, both physically and emotionally. As she navigates her peculiar condition, she discovers the power of love and self-acceptance. The musical explores themes of inner strength, the search for belonging, and the transformative nature of love.

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Tori Amos

Lyrics/Book: Samuel Adamson

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Fantasy

Setting: Any/Fictional

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2015)➝


2010s, FamilyFairy Tale, Female Lead, Royalty

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