The World Goes ‘Round: Musical Info & Synopsis


The World Goes ‘Round is a musical revue that showcases the work of John Kander and Fred Ebb. Featuring songs from musicals like Cabaret, Chicago, and Kiss of the Spider Woman, the show is a celebration of Kander and Ebb’s diverse musical repertoire. The World Goes ‘Round offers an exploration of the human experience – from love and heartbreak to hope and resilience.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1991)

Cast Size: 5

Genre: Revue

Setting: N/A

Creative Team

Music: John Kander

Lyrics: Fred Ebb

Concept: Scott Ellis, Susan Stroman, David Thompson

Cast Albums

Original Off-Broadway Cast (1991)➝


Licensing: Music Theatre International➝


1990s, Revue, Small Cast

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