Young Frankenstein: Musical Info & Synopsis


Young Frankenstein follows the story of Frederick Frankenstein, the grandson of the infamous Dr. Victor Frankenstein. When Frederick inherits his grandfather’s castle in Transylvania, he becomes drawn into the world of mad science and reanimation. With the help of a quirky cast of characters, including Igor, Inga, and Frau Blücher, Frederick attempts to bring a creature to life and navigate the challenges that ensue.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2007)

Cast Size: 13+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: 1930s / Transylvania

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: Mel Brooks

Book: Thomas Meehan


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2007)➝


2000s, Based on a Movie, Comedic, Edgy, FamilyHorrorTap, Undead

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