West Side Story
Riff and Bernardo lead two rival gangs: the blue-collar Jets and the Sharks from Puerto Rico. Tony, a former Jet, falls in love with Bernardo's sister Maria, and vows to stop the fighting, but he kills Bernardo after Bernardo kills Riff in a rumble.
The Phantom of the Opera
Christine, the soprano at the Paris Opera in 1881, falls in love with the opera's new patron, Raoul, and consequently is kidnapped by the title character
My Fair Lady
As part of a bet with his friend Colonel Pickering, phonetics professor Henry Higgins transforms cockney flower girl Eliza Doolittle into a proper lady. After Eliza falls for Freddy Eynsforth-Hill, Higgins realizes he is in love with Eliza
Which play is "My Fair Lady" adapted from?
The Jellicle tribe of cats roams the streets of London. They introduce the audience to various members, including: Rum Tum Tugger, Mungojerne, Rempleteazer, Mr. Mistoffelees, and Old Deuteronomy.
Che Guevara narrates the life story of Eva Peron, a singer and film actress who marries Juan Peron. Juan is elected President of Argentina, and Eva's charity work makes her immensely popular among her people before her death from cancer.
The Mikado
The title character has made flirting a capital crime in Titipu, so the people have appointed an ineffectual executioner named Ko-Ko. Ko-Ko's ward, Yum-Yum, marries the wandering musician Nanki-Poo, and the two lovers fake their execution. The title character visits the town and forgives the lovers of their transgression.
The Sound of Music
Maria, a young woman studying to be a nun in Nazi-occupied Austria, becomes governess to the seven children of Captain von Trapp. She teaches the children to sin, and she and the Captain fall in love and get married.
Who composed the Sound of Music?
Richard Rodgers
Fiddler on the Roof
Tevye is a lowly Jewish milkman in Tsarist Russia, and his daughters are anxious to get married. Tzeitel marries the tailer Motel, Hodel gets engaged to the radical student Perchik, and Chava falls in love with a Russian named Fyedka. The families leaver their village, Anatevka, after a pogrom.
Cowboy Curly McLain and sinister farmhand Judd compete for the love of Aunt Eller's niece, Laurey. Judd falls on his own knife after attacking Curly, and Curly and Laurey get married.
What is considered the first modern book musical?
set in the seedy Kit-Kat Club in Weimar Berlin, the risqué Master of Ceremonies presides over the action. The British lounge singer Sally Bowles falls in love with the American writer Cliff Bradshaw, but the two break up as the Nazis come to power.