Top Hat: Musical Info & Synopsis


Top Hat follows Jerry Travers, a charismatic American dancer, who arrives in London to star in a new production. Jerry’s exuberant tap dancing quickly captivates the hearts of audiences and his love interest Dale Tremont. However, mistaken identities and romantic misunderstandings ensue when Dale believes Jerry is married to her best friend Madge. Top Hat is a celebration of love, laughter, and the magic of musical theater’s jazz age.

Musical Information

Musical Type: 1935 Film/Contemporary Musical (2011)

Cast Size: 30+

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Setting: 1930s / England (London), Italy (Venice), USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Irving Berlin

Book: Matthew White, Howard Jacques

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (2012)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


2010s, Based on a Movie, Feel-Good, Large Cast, Rom-ComTap Dance

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