The Toxic Avenger: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

The Toxic Avenger follows a nerdy scientist named Melvin Ferd, the Third who is transformed into a monstrous figure. Armed with superhuman strength and a passion for justice, he sets out to save his polluted city while taking down the villains who have ravaged his community. Along the way, he encounters a blind librarian named Sarah, who sees the goodness within him. The Toxic Avenger is a campy ride that celebrates love, heroics, and the triumph of the underdog.


Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2008)

Cast Size: 5

Genre: Comedy / Horror

Setting: USA (New Jersey)


Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: David Bryan

Lyrics/Book: Joe DiPietro


Cast Albums

Original Cast (2009)➝


Resources

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


Tags

2000s, Comedic, Edgy, Fantasy, Horror, Political, Rock, Small Cast, Spooky


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