When Pigs Fly: Musical Info & Synopsis


When Pigs Fly is a musical revue that’s conceived as a show within a show. The narrative centers on Howard, a costume designer extraordinaire, as he navigates the challenges of putting on a production despite various obstacles like budget constraints and quirky actors. When Pigs Fly is a celebration of creativity, perseverance, and the courage to be true to oneself.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1996)

Cast Size: 5

Genre: Revue / Comedy

Setting: N/A

Creative Team

Music: Dick Gallagher

Book/Lyrics/Concept: Mark Waldrop

Concept: Howard Crabtree

Cast Albums

Original Off-Broadway Cast (1996)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1990s, Animals, ComedicLGBTQ+MetamusicalPiano-OnlyRevue, Small Cast

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