List of musicals: M to Z

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This is a general list of musicals, including Broadway musicals, West End musicals, and musicals that premeried in other places, as well as film musicals, whose titles fall into the M-Z alphabetic range. (See also List of notable musical theatre productions, List of operettas, List of Bollywood films, List of rock musicals.)

See list of musicals: A to L for additional titles. Please list Name, year, venue, composer, author

M[edit]

M
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Mack & Mabel 1974 Broadway Jerry Herman Herman Michael Stewart
The Mad Show 1966 Off-Broadway Mary Rodgers Various artists Larry Siegel and Stan Hart
The Madwoman of Central Park West 1979 Broadway Various artists Various artists Arthur Laurents and Phyllis Newman
Maggie May 1964 West End Lionel Bart Bart Alun Owen
The Magic Mrs. Piggle Wiggle 2001 Off-Off-Broadway Chad Henry Henry Henry
The Magic of Lassie 1978 Musical film Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Sherman, Sherman and Jean Holloway
The Maid of the Mountains 1917 West End Harold Fraser-Simson Harry Graham Frederick Lonsdale
Make a Wish 1951 Broadway Hugh Martin Martin Preston Sturges
Make Me a Song 2007 Off-Broadway revue William Finn Finn N/A
Making Tracks 1999 Off-Broadway Woody Pak Brian Yorkey Welly Yang
Mame
+ film (1974)
1966 Broadway Jerry Herman Herman Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Notable songs: "We Need a Little Christmas" and "Mame".
Mamma Mia!
+ film (2008)
1999 West End Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson Ulvaeus, Andersson and Stig Anderson Catherine Johnson Complied from songs by ABBA.
Mam'zelle Champagne 1906 Broadway revue Cassius Freeborn Edgar Allan Woolf Woolf Noted for Harry K. Thaw murdering Stanford White during the opening night performance.
The Man from Snowy River: Arena Spectacular 2002 Australian musical Bruce Rowland, Lee Kernaghan and Garth Porter Kernaghan and Porter David Atkins and Ignatius Jones
Man of La Mancha 1965 Broadway Mitch Leigh Joe Darion Dale Wasserman Notable song: "The Impossible Dream".
The Man With a Load of Mischief 1966 Off-Broadway John Clifton Ben Tarver and Clifton Tarver
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh 1977 Musical Animated film Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman and Buddy Baker Sherman and Sherman Various writers
March of the Falsettos 1981 Off-Broadway William Finn Finn Finn It would later be half of Falsettos.
Margie 1946 Musical film Alfred Newman Newman F. Hugh Herbert, Ruth McKenney and Richard Bransten
Marguerite 2008 West End Michel Legrand Alain Boublil and Herbert Kretzmer Claude-Michel Schönberg, Boublil and Jonathan Kent
Marie Christine 1999 Broadway Michael John LaChiusa LaChiusa LaChiusa
Marinka 1945 Broadway Emmerich Kálmán George Marion, Jr. Marion, Jr. and Karl Farkas
Marry Me a Little 1981 Off-Broadway revue Stephen Sondheim Sondheim N/A
Martin Guerre 1997 West End Claude-Michel Schönberg Alain Boublil and Stephen Clark Schönberg and Boublil
Mary Poppins
+ film (1964)
2004 West End Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman and George Stiles Sherman, Sherman and Anthony Drewe Julian Fellowes Based on the film of the same name. Notable songs: "Chim-Chim-Cheree" and "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious".
Matador 1987 West End Mike Leander and Edward Seago Leander and Seago Peter Jukes Notable song: "A Boy from Nowhere".
Matilda the Musical 2011 West End Tim Minchin Minchin Dennis Kelly Based on a children's novel (Matilda) by Roald Dahl. Had its Broadway premiere in 2013.
Me and Juliet 1953 Broadway Richard Rodgers Oscar Hammerstein II Hammerstein
Me and My Dick 2009 Off-Off Broadway A.J Holmes, Carlos Valdes and Darren Criss Holmes, Valdes and Criss Matt Lang, Nick Lang, Brian Holden and Eric Kahn Gale Performed by StarKid Productions.
Me and My Girl 1937 West End Noel Gay Douglas Furber and L. Arthur Rose Furber and Rose Notable song: "The Lambeth Walk".
Meet Me in St. Louis
+ film (1944)
1989 Broadway Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane Martin and Blane Hugh Wheeler Based on the film of the same name. Notable song: "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas".
Meet Mister Future 2006 Off-Broadway Scott Frankel Michael Korie Korie
Meet the Feebles 1989 Musical film Peter Dasent Dasent Various writers
The Me Nobody Knows 1970 Broadway Gary William Friedman Will Holt Robert H. Livingston, Herb Schapiro and Stephen M. Joseph
Memphis 2009 Broadway David Bryan Bryan and Joe DiPietro DiPietro
Menopause The Musical 2001 Off-Off-Broadway Various artists Jeanie Linders Linders
Merlin 1983 Broadway Elmer Bernstein Don Black Richard Levinson and William Link
Merrily We Roll Along 1981 Broadway Stephen Sondheim Sondheim George Furth Notable songs: "Good Thing Going" and "Not a Day Goes By".
Metropolis 1989 West End Joseph Brooks Dusty Hughes and Brooks Hughes Based on the 1927 movie.
Mexican Hayride 1944 Broadway Cole Porter Porter Herbert Fields and Dorothy Fields
The Mighty Kong 1998 Musical film Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Sherman and Sherman William J. Keenan
Milk and Honey 1961 Broadway Jerry Herman Herman Don Appell
Million Dollar Quartet 2010 Broadway Various artists Various artists Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux
Miss 1917 1917 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse
Miss Liberty 1949 Broadway Irving Berlin Berlin Robert E. Sherwood
Miss Saigon 1989 West End Claude-Michel Schönberg Alain Boublil and Richard Maltby, Jr. Schönberg and Boublil Notable song: "Last Night of the World".
Moby Dick 1992 West End Robert Longden and Hereward Kaye Longden and Kaye Longden
Monkey Business 2009 Off-Off-Broadway Ronnie L. McGhee McGhee McGhee
Moon Landing 2007 Off-Off-Broadway Stephen Edwards Edwards Edwards
More Than You Deserve 1973 Off-Broadway Jim Steinman Steinman Michael Weller
The Most Happy Fella 1956 Broadway Frank Loesser Loesser Loesser Notable song: "Standin' on the Corner".
Moulin Rouge! 2001 Musical film Various artists Various artists Baz Luhrmann and Craig Pearce Notable songs: "Come What May" and "Elephant Love Medley".
Movin' Out 2002 Broadway Billy Joel Joel Joel
Mozart! 1999 Austrian musical Sylvester Levay Michael Kunze Kunze
Mr. Cinders 1929 West End Vivian Ellis and Richard Myers Clifford Grey and Greatorex Newman Grey and Newman
Mr. President 1962 Broadway Irving Berlin Berlin Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
Mrs. Patterson 1954 Broadway James Shelton Shelton Charles Sebree and Greer Johnson
Much Ado 1997 Off-West End Bernard J. Taylor Taylor Taylor
Mr. Wonderful 1956 Broadway Jerry Bock, Larry Holofcener and George David Weiss Bock, Holofcener and Weiss Joseph Stein and Will Glickman
The Muppet Movie 1979 Musical film Paul Williams and Kenny Ascher Williams and Ascher Jack Burns and Jerry Juhl Notable song: "The Rainbow Connection"
The Music Man
+ film (1962)
+ film (2003)
1957 Broadway Meredith Willson Willson Willson and Franklin Lacey Notable song: "Seventy-Six Trombones".
Mutiny! 1985 West End David Essex Richard Crane Crane
My Fair Lady
+ film (1964)
1956 Broadway Frederick Loewe Alan Jay Lerner Lerner Notable songs: "I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face" and "I Could Have Danced All Night".
My Favorite Year 1992 Broadway Stephen Flaherty Lynn Ahrens Joseph Dougherty
My Life With Albertine 2003 Off-Broadway Ricky Ian Gordon Gordon and Richard Nelson Nelson
My One and Only 1983 Broadway George Gershwin Ira Gershwin Peter Stone and Timothy S. Mayer A revised version of the Gershwins' 1927 musical Funny Face.
My Scary Girl 2008 South Korean musical Will Aronson Kyoung-Ae Kang Kang
The Mystery of Edwin Drood 1985 Broadway Rupert Holmes Holmes Holmes Notable song "The Writing on the Wall".

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N
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Napoleon 2000 Canadian musical Timothy Williams Andrew Sabiston Williams and Sabiston
Narnia 1985 Off-Off-Broadway Thomas Tierney Ted Drachman Jules Tasca
Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 2012 Off-Broadway Dave Malloy Malloy Electropop opera, Based on Leo Tolstoy's War & Peace
Ned Kelly 1970 Musical film Shel Silverstein Silverstein Ian Jones and Tony Richardson
Netru, Indru, Naalai 2006 Indian musical A. R. Rahman Rahman Rahman
Never Forget 2008 West End Gary Barlow Barlow Guy Jones and Ed Curtis
Never Gonna Dance 2003 Broadway Jerome Kern Various artists Jeffrey Hatcher Based on the 1936 RKO film Swing Time.
New Faces of 1952 1952 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
New Girl in Town 1957 Broadway Bob Merrill Merrill George Abbott
Newsical 2004 Off-Broadway Rick Crom Crom Crom
Newsies
+ film (1992)
2012 Broadway Alan Menken Jack Feldman Harvey Fierstein Based on the film of the same name.
Next to Normal 2009 Broadway Tom Kitt Brian Yorkey Yorkey
Nightingale 1982 Off-West End Charles Strouse Strouse Strouse
The Nightmare Before Christmas 1993 Musical film Danny Elfman Elfman Caroline Thompson and Michael McDowell
Nine
+ film (2009)
1982 Broadway Maury Yeston Yeston Arthur Kopit
Nord-Ost 2001 Russian musical Aleksei Ivaschenko and Georgii Vasilyev Ivaschenko and Vasilyev Veniamin Kaverin
No, No, Nanette 1925 Broadway Vincent Youmans Irving Caesar and Otto Harbach Harbach and Frank Mandel Notable songs: "Tea for Two" and "I Want to Be Happy".
Nosferatu the Vampire 1994 Off-Off-Broadway Bernard J. Taylor Taylor Taylor
Now Is the Time for All Good Men 1967 Off-Broadway Nancy Ford Gretchen Cryer Cryer
Notre-Dame de Paris 1998 French musical Riccardo Cocciante Luc Plamondon Plamondon Notable songs: "Les temps des cathedrales", "Belle" and "Vivre".
No Strings 1962 Broadway Richard Rodgers Rodgers Samuel A. Taylor
Nunsense 1985 Off-Broadway Dan Goggin Goggin Goggin
Nymph Errant 1933 West End Cole Porter Porter Romney Brent

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O
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
O Marry Me! 1961 Off-Broadway Robert Kessler Lola Pergament Pergament
O Say Can You See! 1962 Off-Broadway Jack Holmes Bill Conklin and Bob Miller Conklin and Miller
O Pioneers! 2001 Off-Broadway Mel Atkey Atkey Robert Sickinger
Of Thee I Sing 1931 Broadway George Gershwin Ira Gershwin George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind Notable song: "Love is Sweeping the Country".
Of V We Sing 1942 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists Sam Locke, Mel Tolkin and Al Geto
Oh, Boy! 1917 Broadway Jerome Kern Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse Bolton Wodehouse Notable song: "Till the Clouds Roll By".
Oh, Captain! 1958 Broadway Jay Livingston and Ray Evans Livingston and Evans Al Morgan and José Ferrer
Oh, Kay! 1926 Broadway George Gershwin Ira Gershwin Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse Notable song: "Someone to Watch Over Me".
Oh, What a Lovely War!
+ film (1969)
1963 West End Various artists Various artists Joan Littlewood and Theatre Workshop
Oil City Symphony 1987 Off-Broadway Various artists Various artists Various writers
Oklahoma!
+ film (1955)
1943 Broadway Richard Rodgers Oscar Hammerstein II Hammerstein Notable songs: "Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'", "Oklahoma!" and "People Will Say We're in Love".
Oliver!
+ film (1968)
1960 West End Lionel Bart Bart Bart Notable songs: "Consider Yourself", "Where is Love?", "As Long As He Needs Me" and "Food, Glorious Food".
Oliver & Company 1988 Musical film J.A.C. Redford Redford Jim Cox, Tim Disney and James Mangold
Olympus on My Mind 1986 Off-Broadway Grant Sturiale Barry Harman Harman
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
+ film (1970)
1965 Broadway Burton Lane Alan Jay Lerner Lerner
On the Level 1966 West End Ron Grainer Grainer Ronald Millar
On the Record 2004 US Tour Various artists Various artists N/A
On the Town
+ film (1949)
1944 Broadway Leonard Bernstein Betty Comden and Adolph Green Comden and Green Notable song: "New York, New York".
On the Twentieth Century 1978 Broadway Cy Coleman Betty Comden and Adolph Green Comden and Green
On Your Toes 1936 Broadway Richard Rodgers Lorenz Hart Rodgers, Hart and George Abbott
Once on This Island 1990 Broadway Stephen Flaherty Lynn Ahrens Ahrens
Once Upon a Mattress 1959 Off-Broadway Mary Rodgers Marshall Barer Jay Thompson, Barer and Dean Fuller
One and One 1978 Off-Broadway Dianne Adams and Richard O'Donnell. Adams and O'Donnell Fred Bennett and O'Donnell
One Touch of Venus 1943 Broadway Kurt Weill Ogden Nash S. J. Perelman and Nash Notable song: "Speak Low".
The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band 1968 Musical film Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Lowell S. Hawley
Ordinary Days 2009 Off-Broadway Adam Gwon Gwon Gwon
Our House 2002 West End Madness Madness Tim Firth
Only the Lonely - The Roy Orbison Story 1995 Off-Broadway Various artists Various artists N/A
Our Miss Gibbs 1909 West End Ivan Caryll and Lionel Monckton Adrian Ross and Percy Greenbank Cryptos and James T. Tanner
Out of This World 1950 Broadway Cole Porter Porter Dwight Taylor and Reginald Lawrence
Over Here! 1974 Broadway Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Will Holt

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P
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Pacific 1860 1946 West End Noël Coward Coward Coward
Pacific Overtures 1976 Broadway Stephen Sondheim Sondheim John Weidman
Paint Your Wagon
+ film (1969)
1951 Broadway Frederick Loewe Alan Jay Lerner Lerner Notable song: "Wand'rin' Star".
The Pajama Game
+ film (1957)
1954 Broadway Richard Adler and Jerry Ross Adler and Ross George Abbott and Richard Bissell Notable songs: "Steam Heat" and "Hernando's Hideaway".
Pal Joey
+ film (1957)
1940 Broadway Richard Rodgers Lorenz Hart John O'Hara Notable song: "Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered".
Panama Hattie 1940 Broadway Cole Porter Porter Herbert Fields and B. G. DeSylva
Parade 1998 Broadway Jason Robert Brown Brown Alfred Uhry
Paris 1928 Broadway Cole Porter, Walter Kollo and Louis Alter Porter, E. Ray Goetz and Roy Turk Martin Brown
Paris 2003 Australian musical Jon English and David MacKay English and MacKay English and MacKay
Passing Strange 2008 Broadway Stew and Heidi Rodewald Stew Stew
Passion 1994 Broadway Stephen Sondheim Sondheim James Lapine
The Passion Flower Hotel 1965 West End John Barry Trevor Peacock Wolf Mankowitz
Pegados, El Musical 2010 Spanish musical Ferran Gonzalez and Alicia Serrat Gonzalez and Serrat Gonzalez
Perchance to Dream 1945 West End Ivor Novello Novello Novello
Pennies from Heaven 1981 Musical film Various artists Various artists Dennis Potter
Perfect Harmony 2010 Off-Broadway Various artists Various artists Andrew Grosso & The Essentials
The Perils of Pauline 1947 Musical film Robert Emmett Dolan Dolan P.J. Wolfson and Frank Butler
Le Petit Prince 2002 French musical Richard Cocciante Cocciante Cocciante
Peter Pan: A Musical Adventure 1996 Danish musical George Stiles and Anthony Drewe Stiles and Drewe Willis Hall
Peter Pan 1950 Broadway Leonard Bernstein Bernstein J. M. Barrie
Peter Pan 1953 Musical Animated film Frank Churchill and Sammy Fain Various artists Various writers
Peter Pan 1954 Broadway Mark Charlap and Jule Styne Betty Comden, Adolph Green and Carolyn Leigh J. M. Barrie
Pete's Dragon 1977 Musical Animated film Al Kasha and Joel Hirschhorn Kasha and Hirschhorn Malcolm Marmorstein Notable song: "Candle on the Water".
Phantom of the Opera 1976 West End Ken Hill Hill Hill
The Phantom of the Opera
+ film (2004)
1986 West End Andrew Lloyd Webber Charles Hart Lloyd Webber and Richard Stilgoe Notable songs: "The Phantom of the Opera" and "The Music of the Night".
The Phantom Tollbooth 1995 Off-Broadway Arnold Black Sheldon Harnick Norton Juster and Harnick
Phi-Phi 1918 French musical Henri Christiné Albert Willemetz and Fabien Solar Willemetz and Solar
Pickwick 1963 West End Cyril Ornadel Leslie Bricusse Wolf Mankowitz
Pieces of Eight 1985 Off-West End Jule Styne Susan Birkenhead Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble
Pink Floyd – The Wall 1982 Musical film Pink Floyd, Bob Ezrin and Michael Kamen Floyd, Ezrin and Kamen Roger Waters
Pinocchio 1940 Musical Animated film Leigh Harline and Paul J. Smith Harline and Smith Various writers Notable song: "When You Wish Upon a Star".
Pins and Needles 1937 Broadway revue Harold Rome Rome Various writers
Pipe Dream 1955 Broadway Richard Rodgers Oscar Hammerstein II Hammerstein
Pippin 1972 Broadway Stephen Schwartz. Schwartz Roger O. Hirson
The Pirate Queen 2007 Broadway Claude-Michel Schönberg Alain Boublil and Richard Maltby, Jr. Schönberg, Boublil and Maltby, Jr. Notable song: "Woman".
Plain and Fancy 1955 Broadway Albert Hague Arnold Horwitt Joseph Stein and Will Glickman
Platinum 1978 Broadway Gary William Friedman Will Holt Holt and Bruce Vilanch
Play On! 1997 Broadway Duke Ellington Various artists Cheryl West
La Plume de Ma Tante 1958 Broadway revue Gérard Calvi Ross Parker and Francis Blanche Robert Dhéry
Pocahontas 1995 Musical Animated film Alan Menken Stephen Schwartz Carl Binder, Susannah Grant and Philip LaZebnik Notable song: "Colors of the Wind".
Pokémon Live! 2001 US Tour Unknown Unknown Unknown
Poor Little Rich Girl 1936 Musical film Mack Gordon and Harry Revel Gordon and Revel Sam Hellman, Gladys Lehman and Harry Tugend
Popeye 1980 Musical film Harry Nilsson and Tom Pierson Nilsson and Pierson Jules Feiffer
Porgy and Bess
+ film (1959)
1935 Broadway George Gershwin DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin Heyward Notable song: "Summertime".
Portofino 1958 Broadway Louis Bellson and Will Irwin Richard Ney and Sheldon Harnick Ney
Pride and Prejudice 1993 Off-Off-Broadway Bernard J. Taylor Taylor Taylor
The Prince and the Pauper 2002 Off-Broadway Neil Berg Berg Mark Twain
The Producers
+ film (2005)
2001 Broadway Mel Brooks Brooks Brooks and Thomas Meehan Notable song: "Springtime for Hitler".
Promenade 1969 Off-Broadway Al Carmines María Irene Fornés Fornés
Promises, Promises 1968 Broadway Burt Bacharach Hal David Neil Simon Notable song: "I Say a Little Prayer".
Pump Boys and Dinettes 1982 Broadway Various artists Various artists Various writers
Purlie 1970 Broadway Gary Geld Peter Udell Ossie Davis, Philip Rose and Udell
Puteri Gunung Ledang 2006 Malaysian musical Dick Lee Adlin Aman Ramlie Saw Teong Hin, Zahim Albakri and Ramlie

Q[edit]

Q
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Quilters 1984 Broadway Barbara Damashek Damashek Molly Newman and Damashek
Quadrophenia 1996 Off-Broadway Pete Townshend Townshend Townshend Notable song: "Love Reign O'er Me".

R[edit]

R
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
The Race to Urga 1969 Workshop Leonard Bernstein Stephen Sondheim John Guare
Rags 1986 Broadway Charles Strouse Stephen Schwartz Joseph Stein
Ragtime 1998 Broadway Stephen Flaherty Lynn Ahrens Terrence McNally Notable songs: "Wheels of a Dream" and "Your Daddy's Son".
Raisin 1973 Broadway Judd Woldin Robert Brittan Robert B. Nemiroff and Charlotte Zaltzberg
Randy Newman's Faust 1995 Off-Broadway Randy Newman Newman Newman
Rebecca 2006 Austrian musical Sylvester Levay Michael Kunze Kunze
Red, Hot and Blue 1936 Broadway Cole Porter Porter Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse Star vehicle for Ethel Merman and Jimmy Durante.
Red Pepper 1922 Broadway Owen Murphy and Albert Gumble Howard Rogers and Murphy Edgar Smith and Emily Young
The Red Shoes 1993 Broadway Jule Styne Marsha Norman and Bob Merrill Norman
Red, White and Maddox 1969 Broadway Don Tucker Tucker Jay Broad and Tucker
Redhead 1959 Broadway Albert Hague Dorothy Fields Herbert Fields, Sidney Sheldon, David Shaw and Fields
Reefer Madness
+ film (2005)
2004 Off-Broadway Dan Studney Kevin Murphy Murphy
Rent
+ film (2005)
1996 Off-Broadway Jonathan Larson Larson Larson Notable songs: "Seasons of Love", "La Vie Bohème" and "Take Me or Leave Me".
Repo! The Genetic Opera 2008 Musical film Terrance Zdunich and Darren Smith Zdunich and Smith Zdunich and Smith Notable songs: "Zydrate Anatomy", "Mark it Up" and "Seventeen".
Rex 1976 Broadway Richard Rodgers Sheldon Harnick Sherman Yellen
Return to the Forbidden Planet 1989 West End Jukebox musical Various artists Various artists Bob Carlton
Riverwind 1962 Off-Broadway John Jennings Jennings Jennings
The Roar of the Greasepaint – The Smell of the Crowd 1965 UK Tour Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley Bricusse and Newley Bricusse and Newley
The Robber Bridegroom 1975 Broadway Robert Waldman Alfred Uhry Uhry
Robert and Elizabeth 1964 West End Ron Grainer Ronald Millar Millar
Roberta
+ film (1935)
1933 Broadway Jerome Kern Otto Harbach Harbach
Rockabye Hamlet 1974 Canadian musical Cliff Jones Jones Jones
Rockville 2009 Off-Broadway Martin Gellner and Werner Stranka Gellner, Stranka and Kim Duddy Duddy
Rock 'n Roll Café 2012 Off-Broadway Bernard J. Taylor Taylor Taylor
Rock of Ages
+ film (2012)
2006 Broadway Jukebox musical Various artists Various artists Chris D'Arienzo
The Rocky Horror Show
+ film (1975)
1973 West End Richard O'Brien O'Brien O'Brien Notable songs: "The Time Warp" and "Sweet Transvestite".
Rocky the Musical 2014 Broadway Stephen Flaherty Lynn Ahrens Thomas Meehan Based on the film of the same name.
Le Roi Soleil 2005 French musical Various artists Lionel Florence and Patrice Guirao Kamel Ouali
Romance/Romance 1988 Broadway Keith Herrmann Barry Harman Harman
Romance in Hard Times 1989 Off-Broadway William Finn Finn Finn
Roméo et Juliette, de la Haine à l'Amour 2001 French musical Gerard Présgurvic Présgurvic Présgurvic Notable songs: "Les Rois du monde", "Aimer" and "On Dit Dans La Rue".
Rosalie
+ film (1937)
1928 Broadway George Gershwin and Sigmund Romberg Ira Gershwin and P.G. Wodehouse William Anthony McGuire and Guy Bolton Cole Porter composed an almost entirely new score for the film adaptation.
Rose-Marie 1924 Broadway Rudolf Friml and Herbert Stothart Otto Harbach and Oscar Hammerstein II Harbach and Hammerstein
The Rothschilds 1970 Broadway Jerry Bock Sheldon Harnick Sherman Yellen
Rover Dangerfield 1991 Musical film David Newman Newman Rodney Dangerfield
Royal Wedding 1951 Musical film Burton Lane Alan Jay Lerner Lerner
A Runaway Girl 1898 West End Ivan Caryll and Lionel Monckton Aubrey Hopwood and Harry Greenbank Seymour Hicks and Harry Nicholls
Runaways 1978 Broadway Elizabeth Swados Swados Swados

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S
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Sadie Thompson 1944 Broadway Vernon Duke Howard Dietz Dietz and Rouben Mamoulian
Sail Away 1961 Broadway Noël Coward Coward Coward
St. Louis Woman 1946 Broadway Harold Arlen Johnny Mercer Arna Bontemps and Countee Cullen
Salad Days 1954 West End Julian Slade Slade and Dorothy Reynolds Slade and Reynolds
Sally 1925 Broadway Jerome Kern Clifford Grey Guy Bolton
Saludos Amigos 1942 Musical Animated film Charles Wolcott, Edward H. Plumb and Paul J. Smith Wolcott, Plumb and Smith Various writers
Salvation 1969 Off-Broadway Peter Link and C.C. Courtney Link and Courtney Link and Courtney
San Francisco 1936 Musical film Bronislaw Kaper and Walter Jurmann Gus Kahn Robert E. Hopkins and Anita Loos
The Sap of Life 1961 Off-Broadway David Shire Richard Maltby, Jr. Maltby, Jr.
Sarafina! 1988 Broadway Mbongeni Ngema Ngema Ngema
Saratoga 1959 Broadway Harold Arlen Johnny Mercer Morton DaCosta
Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens 1995 West End Jonathan Croose and Robin Forrest Charlotte Mann and Michael Fidler Mann and Fidler
Saved 2008 Off-Broadway Michael Friedman Friedman John Dempsey and Rinne Groff
Say It with Songs 1929 Musical film Dave Dreyer and Billy Rose Dreyer and Rose Joseph Jackson, Darryl F. Zanuck and Harvey Gates
Say When 1934 Broadway Ray Henderson Ted Koehler Jack McGowan
Say, Darling 1958 Broadway Jule Styne Betty Comden and Adolph Green Abe Burrows, Marian Bissell and Richard Bissell
Scandalous 2012 Broadway David Pomeranz and David Friedman Kathie Lee Gifford Gifford
The Scarlet Pimpernel 1997 Broadway Frank Wildhorn Nan Knighton Knighton
Schwestern im Geiste 2014 Neuköllner Oper, Berlin Thomas Zaufke Peter Lund Lund&Zaufke
Scrooge 1970 Musical film Leslie Bricusse Bricusse Bricusse A musical film adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic 1843 story, A Christmas Carol.
Second Chance 2009 French musical Frédérick Desroches Stéphane Prémont and Alexandre Martel Prémont, Jean-Pierre Cloutier and Joëlle Bourdon
The Secret Garden 1991 Broadway Lucy Simon Marsha Norman Norman
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1964 Off-Broadway Leon Carr Carr Carr
See What I Wanna See 2005 Off-Broadway Michael John LaChiusa LaChiusa LaChiusa
See You Later 1951 West End Sandy Wilson Wilson Wilson
Seesaw 1973 Broadway Cy Coleman Dorothy Fields Michael Bennett
Sergeant Brue 1904 West End Liza Lehmann J. Hickory Wood Owen Hall
Seussical 2000 Broadway Stephen Flaherty Lynn Ahrens Flaherty and Ahrens Based on the works of Dr. Seuss.
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
+ film (1954)
1982 Broadway Gene de Paul, Al Kasha and Joel Hirschhorn Johnny Mercer, Kasha and Hirschhorn Lawrence Kasha and David Landay Based on the 1954 Stanley Donen film of the same name.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 1978 Musical film The Beatles The Beatles Henry Edwards
Shangri-La 1956 Broadway Harry Warren James Hilton, Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee Hilton, Lawrence and Lee
She Loves Me 1963 Broadway Jerry Bock Sheldon Harnick Joe Masteroff
Shenandoah 1975 Broadway Gary Geld Peter Udell Udell, James Lee Barrett and Philip Rose
Shinbone Alley 1957 Broadway George Kleinsinger Joe Darion Darion and Mel Brooks Also performed as archy & mehitabel.
Shock Treatment 1981 Musical film Richard Hartley and Richard O'Brien O'Brien Jim Sharman and O'Brien
Shockheaded Peter 1998 Off-West End Adrian Huge, Martyn Jacques and Adrian Stout Jacques Julian Bleach, Anthony Cairns, Graeme Gilmour and Tamzin Griffin
Show Boat 1927 Broadway Jerome Kern Oscar Hammerstein II and P. G. Wodehouse Hammerstein II Notable songs: "Ol' Man River", "Bill", "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man".
Showtune 2003 Off-Broadway revue Jerry Herman Herman Paul Gilger
Shrek the Musical 2009 Broadway Jeanine Tesori David Lindsay-Abaire Lindsay-Abaire Notable songs: "Freak Flag" and "I Think I Got You Beat".
Side by Side by Sondheim 1976 West End revue Stephen Sondheim, Leonard Bernstein, Mary Rodgers, Richard Rodgers and Jule Styne Sondheim N/A
Side Show 1997 Broadway Henry Krieger Bill Russell) Russell
Silk Stockings
+ film (1957)
1955 Broadway Cole Porter Porter George S. Kaufman, Leueen MacGrath and Abe Burrows
Sing 1989 Musical film Jay Gruska Gruska and Dean Pitchford Pitchford
Sing As We Go 1934 Musical film Ernest Irving Irving Gordon Wellesley and J. B. Priestley
Singin' in the Rain
+ film (1952)
1983 West End Nacio Herb Brown Arthur Freed Betty Comden and Adolph Green Adapted from the 1952 movie of the same name, the plot closely adheres to the original. Notable songs: "Singin' in the Rain" and "Make 'Em Laugh".
Skyscraper 1965 Broadway James Van Heusen Sammy Cahn Peter Stone
Sleeping Beauty 1959 Musical Animated film George Bruns Bruns Erdman Penner Notable song: "Once Upon a Dream".
The Slipper and the Rose 2001 Off-West End Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Angela Morley Morley Retelling of the classic fairy tale of Cinderella.
Smike 1973 Musical film Roger Holman and Simon May Holman and May May and Clive Barnett Adaptation of Nicholas Nickleby.
Smile 1986 Broadway Marvin Hamlisch Howard Ashman Ashman
Smiling the Boy Fell Dead 1961 Off-Broadway David Baker Sheldon Harnick Ira Wallach
Smoke on the Mountain 1988 Off-Broadway Connie Ray Ray Ray
Smokey Joe's Cafe 1995 Broadway revue Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller Leiber and Stoller N/A
Snoopy! The Musical 1975 Off-Broadway Larry Grossman Hal Hackady Warren Lockhart, Arthur Whitelaw and Michael Grace
Snoopy, Come Home 1972 Musical Animated film Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Charles M. Schulz
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 1937 Musical Animated film Frank Churchill Larry Morey Various writers Notable songs: "Someday My Prince Will Come", "Whistle While You Work" and "Heigh-Ho".
Snow.Wolf.Lake 1997 Chinese musical Guo Sai Cheung, Dick Lee, Iskandar Ismail and Lam Ming Yeung Lam, Jang Keung, Albert Leung, Choo, Sin Man and Jacky Cheung Cheung
Someone Like You 1989 West End Petula Clark Dee Shipman Robin Midgley and Fay Weldon
Song and Dance 1982 West End Andrew Lloyd Webber Don Black and Richard Maltby, Jr. Lloyd Webber Notable songs: "Unexpected Song" and "Tell Me on a Sunday".
Song of Norway 1944 Broadway Edvard Grieg Robert Wright and George Forrest Milton Lazarus and Homer Curran
Songs for a New World 1995 Off-Broadway Jason Robert Brown Brown Brown
Some Like It Hot 1962 Musical film Various artists Various artists Billy Wilder and I. A. L. Diamond
Sophisticated Ladies 1981 Broadway Duke Ellington Various artists Donald McKayle
Soul Men 2008 Musical film Stanley Clarke Clarke Robert Ramsey and Matthew Stone
The Sound of Music
+ film (1965)
1959 Broadway Richard Rodgers Oscar Hammerstein II Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse Notable songs: "Do-Re-Mi", "Climb Ev'ry Mountain", "The Sound of Music" and "My Favorite Things".
South Pacific
+ film (1958)
1949 Broadway Richard Rodgers Oscar Hammerstein II Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan Notable songs: "Bali Ha'i", "Some Enchanted Evening", "Younger Than Springtime" and "Happy Talk".
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut 1999 Musical Animated film Trey Parker and Marc Shaiman Parker and Shaiman Parker, Matt Stone and Pam Brady Notable songs: "Blame Canada", "Uncle Fucker", "It's Easy, Mmkay" and "Kyle's Mom is a Big, Fat, Bitch".
Spamalot 2005 Broadway John Du Prez, Eric Idle and Neil Innes Idle Idle Notable songs: "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life" and "The Song That Goes Like This".
Spectacular! 2009 Musical film Various artists Various artists Jim Kreig
The Spitfire Grill 2001 Off-Broadway James Valcq Fred Alley Valcq and Alley
Spring Awakening 2006 Broadway Duncan Sheik Steven Sater Sater Notables songs: "Mama Who Bore Me", "The Bitch of Living" and "The Song of Purple Summer".
Starlight Express 1984 West End Andrew Lloyd Webber Richard Stilgoe Lloyd Webber and Stilgoe Notable songs: "U.N.C.O.U.P.L.E.D.", "Starlight Express" and "Light at the End of the Tunnel".
Starmania 1976 French musical Michel Berger Luc Plamondon Plamondon
Starmites 1989 Broadway Barry Keating Keating Stuart Ross and Keating
Starship 2011 Off-Off Broadway Darren Criss Criss Matt Lang, Nick Lang, Brian Holden and Joe Walker Performed by StarKid Productions.
Starting Here, Starting Now 1976 Off-Broadway revue David Shire Richard Maltby, Jr. N/A
State Fair
+ film (1945)
1996 Broadway Richard Rodgers Oscar Hammerstein II Tom Briggs and Louis Mattioli Based on the film of the same name. Notable songs: "It Might as Well Be Spring", "It's A Grand Night for Singing" and "Isn't It Kind of Fun?".
Steel Pier 1997 Broadway John Kander Fred Ebb David Thompson
Stephen Ward the Musical 2013 West End Andrew Lloyd Webber Don Black and Christopher Hampton Black and Hampton
Stingray Sam 2009 Musical film Cory McAbee McAbee McAbee
Stop the World – I Want to Get Off 1961 West End Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley Bricusse and Newley Bricusse and Newley
Street Scene 1947 Broadway Kurt Weill Elmer Rice Elmer Rice
Strike Up the Band 1930 Broadway George Gershwin Ira Gershwin Morrie Ryskind Notable song: "Strike Up the Band".
The Stripper 1982 Australian musical Richard Hartley Richard O'Brien Carter Brown
The Student Prince 1924 Broadway Sigmund Romberg Dorothy Donnelly Donnelly Longest-running musical of the 1920s, until Show Boat.
Subways Are For Sleeping 1961 Broadway Jule Styne Betty Comden and Adolph Green Comden and Green
Sugar 1972 Broadway Jule Styne Bob Merrill Peter Stone
Sugar Babies 1979 Broadway revue Jimmy McHugh Dorothy Fields and Al Dubin N/A
Sunday in the Park with George 1984 Broadway Stephen Sondheim Sondheim James Lapine Notable songs: "Sunday in the Park with George", "Everybody Loves Louis" and "Finishing the Hat".
Sunset Boulevard 1993 West End Andrew Lloyd Webber Don Black and Christopher Hampton Black and Hampton Notable songs: "Sunset Boulevard", "With One Look" and "As If We Never Said Goodbye".
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
+ film (2007)
1979 Broadway Stephen Sondheim Sondheim Hugh Wheeler Notable songs: "The Worst Pies in London", "Green Finch and Linnet Bird", "Johanna" and "No Place Like London".
Sweet Charity
+ film (1969)
1966 Broadway Cy Coleman Dorothy Fields Neil Simon Notable songs: "Big Spender", "If My Friends Could See Me Now" and "The Rhythm of Life".
Sweet Smell of Success 2002 Broadway Marvin Hamlisch Craig Carnelia John Guare
Swing! 1999 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Swinging on a Star 1995 Broadway revue Johnny Burke Burke Michael Leeds
The Swing Mikado 1938 Broadway Gentry Warden and Arthur Sullivan W. S. Gilbert Harry Minturn Based on Gilbert and Sullivan's comic opera, The Mikado.
Swing Time 1936 Musical film George Gershwin Ira Gershwin Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott
The Sword in the Stone 1963 Musical Animated film Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Bill Peet

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T
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Taboo 2003 West End Boy George, Kevan Frost, John Themis and Richie Stevens George Mark Davies Markham and Charles Busch
Take Flight! 2007 West End David Shire Richard Maltby, Jr. John Weidman
Take It Easy: Raymond Fox's New 40's Musical 1996 Off-Broadway Raymond Fox Fox Fox
Take Me Along 1959 Broadway Bob Merrill Merrill Joseph Stein and Robert Russell
Taking My Turn 1983 Off-Broadway Gary William Friedman Will Holt Elise Brosnan
Tangled 2010 Musical Animated film Alan Menken Glenn Slater Dan Fogelman Starred Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi and Donna Murphy.
Tango Argentino 1985 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Tältprojektet 1977 Swedish musical Ulf Dageby Dageby Dageby
Tanz der Vampire 1997 Austrian musical Jim Steinman Michael Kunze Kunze
The Tap Dance Kid 1983 Broadway Henry Krieger Robert Lorick Charles Blackwell
Tarzan 2006 Broadway Phil Collins Collins David Henry Hwang
Teacher's Pet 2004 Musical film Stephen James Taylor Taylor Bill Steinkellner and Cheri Steinkellner
The Ten Commandments: The Musical 2004 Off-Off-Broadway Patrick Leonard Maribeth Derry Élie Chouraqui
The Thing About Men 2003 Off-Broadway Jimmy Roberts Joe DiPietro DiPietro
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny 2006 Musical film Tenacious D Tenacious D Jack Black, Kyle Gass and Liam Lynch
Tenderloin 1960 Broadway Jerry Bock Sheldon Harnick George Abbott and Jerome Weidman
Texas Li'l Darlin' 1949 Broadway Robert Emmett Dolan Johnny Mercer John Whedon and Sam Moore
That Midnight Kiss 1949 Musical film Charles Previn Conrad Salinger Bruce Manning and Tamara Hovey
The Travelling 2009 Off-Broadway Simon R Holt Chris Kabay Kabay
They're Playing Our Song 1979 Broadway Marvin Hamlisch Carole Bayer Sager Neil Simon
Thoroughly Modern Millie
+ film (1967)
2002 Broadway Jeanine Tesori Dick Scanlan Richard Morris and Scanlan Based on the film of the same name. Notable songs: "Thoroughly Modern Millie" and "Forget About the Boy".
Thou Shalt Not 2001 Broadway Harry Connick, Jr. Connick, Jr. David Thompson
The Three Caballeros 1945 Musical film Edward H. Plumb, Paul J. Smith and Charles Wolcott Plumb, Smith and Wolcott Various writers Notable songs: "The Three Caballeros" and "You Belong to My Heart".
Three Postcards 1987 Off-Broadway Craig Carnelia Carnelia Craig Lucas
Three Wishes for Jamie 1952 Broadway Ralph Blane Blane Charles O'Neal and Abe Burrows
The Threepenny Opera 1928 German musical Kurt Weill Bertolt Brecht Brecht Notable songs: "Mack the Knife" and "Pirate Jenny".
Tick, Tick... Boom! 2001 Off-Broadway Jonathan Larson Larson Larson and David Auburn
Tickets, Please! 1950 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Tickle Me 1920 Broadway Herbert Stothart Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto Harbach and Frank Mandel Hammerstein, Harbach and Mandel
The Tigger Movie 2000 Musical film Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Jun Falkenstein
Timbuktu! 1978 Broadway George Forrest and Robert Wright Forrest and Wright Luther Davis
Tintypes 1980 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists Mel Marvin and Gary Pearle
Titanic 1997 Broadway Maury Yeston Yeston Peter Stone
title of show 2006 Off-Broadway Jeff Bowen Bowen Hunter Bell
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer 1973 Musical film Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Sherman and Sherman
Tomorrow Morning 2008 West End Laurence Mark Wythe Wythe Wythe
Tonight's the Night 2003 West End Jukebox musical Rod Stewart Stewart Ben Elton
Too Close to the Sun 2009 West End John Robinson Robinson and Roberto Trippini Trippini
Too Many Girls 1939 Broadway Richard Rodgers Lorenz Hart George Marion Jr.
Top Banana 1951 Broadway Johnny Mercer Mercer Hy Kraft
Top Hat
+ film (1935)
2011 West End Irving Berlin Berlin Matthew White and Howard Jacques Based on the film of the same name. Notable song: "Cheek to Cheek".
Tovarich 1963 Broadway Lee Pockriss Anne Croswell David Shaw
The Toxic Avenger 2008 Off-Broadway David Bryan Joe DiPietro and Bryan DiPietro
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn 1951 Broadway Arthur Schwartz Dorothy Fields George Abbott and Betty Smith
Triumph of Love 1997 Broadway Jeffrey Stock Susan Birkenhead James Magruder
Turkish Delight the Opera 2006 Off-West End Giles Howe and Katy Lipson Howe and Lipson Howe and Lipson
Twang!! 1965 West End Lionel Bart Lionel Bart
Twisted 2013 Off-Off-Broadway A.J. Holmes Kaley McMahon Matt Lang, Nick Lang, and Eric Kahn Gale
Two by Two 1970 Broadway Richard Rodgers Martin Charnin Peter Stone
Two Gentlemen of Verona 1971 Broadway Galt McDermot John Guare and Mel Shapiro Guare and Shapiro
Two on the Aisle 1951 Broadway revue Jule Styne Betty Comden and Adolph Green Comden and Green
Two's Company 1952 Broadway revue Vernon Duke Ogden Nash and Sammy Cahn Charles Sherman and Peter DeVries
Two Cities 2006 Off-Broadway Howard Goodall Goodall Goodall and Joanna Read

U[edit]

U
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg 1964 Musical film Michel Legrand Legrand Jacques Demy
The Unsinkable Molly Brown 1960 Broadway Meredith Willson Willson Richard Morris
Unwritten Rules 2007 Off-Broadway Danny Abosch Abosch Abosch and Tommy Nolan
Urinetown: The Musical 2001 Off-Broadway Mark Hollmann Hollman and Greg Kotis Kotis
Urban Cowboy 2003 Broadway Jason Robert Brown and Jeff Blumenkrantz Robert Brown and Blumenkrantz Aaron Latham and Phillip Oesterman
The Utter Glory of Morrissey Hall 1979 Broadway Clark Gesner Gesner Gesner and Nagle Jackson

V[edit]

V
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
The Versailles Necklace 2008 Off-Broadway Ben Ratskoff Jeff Dennhardt Dennhardt and Ratskoff
Very Good, Eddie 1915 Broadway Jerome Kern Schuyler Green and Herbert Reynolds Philip Bartholomae and Guy Bolton
A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant 2003 Off-Off-Broadway Kyle Jarrow Jarrow Jarrow
Very Warm for May 1939 Broadway Jerome Kern Oscar Hammerstein II Hammerstein II Notable song: "All the Things You Are".
Victor/Victoria
+ film (1982)
1995 Broadway Henry Mancini and Frank Wildhorn Leslie Bricusse and Wildhorn Blake Edwards Adapted from the 1982 film.
Violet 1997 Off-Broadway Jeanine Tesori Brian Crawley Crawley
Vivir Intentando 2003 Musical film Fernando López Rossi and Diego Grimblat López Rossi and Grimblat Carolina Hughes, Alejandro Sapognikoff and Tomás Yankelevich

W[edit]

W
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Wait a Minim! 1964 West End revue Jeremy Taylor Taylor Leon Gluckman
Walk a Little Faster 1932 Broadway revue Vernon Duke E. Y. Harburg S. J. Perelman and Robert MacGunigle
Walking Happy 1966 Broadway Jimmy Van Heusen Sammy Cahn Roger O. Hirson and Ketti Frings
Walmartopia 2005 Off-Broadway Andrew Rohn Rohn Catherine Capellaro
We Will Rock You 2002 West End Jukebox musical Queen Queen and Ben Elton Elton
The Wedding Singer 2006 Broadway Matthew Sklar Chad Beguelin Beguelin and Tim Herlihy
Welcome to the Voice 2000 Off-Off-Broadway Steve Nieve Muriel Teodori Teodori
The Well of Romance 1930 Broadway H. Maurice Jacquet Preston Sturges Sturges
Were the World Mine 2008 Musical film Jessica Fogle Fogle Tom Gustafson and Cory James Krueckeberg
West Side Story
+ film (1961)
1957 Broadway Leonard Bernstein Stephen Sondheim Arthur Laurents Notable songs: "Tonight Quintet", "America" and "Somewhere".
Wetion 2013 Canadian Musical James Allan Krause Krause Wetion Notable songs: "Eve Ada, Ada Eve" and "We are Where We've Been".
What Makes Sammy Run? 1964 Broadway Ervin Drake and Budd Schulberg Drake and Schulberg Stuart Schulberg Notable song: "A Room Without Windows".
Where's Charley? 1948 Broadway Frank Loesser Loesser George Abbott Notable song: "Once in Love with Amy".
Whistle Down the Wind 1998 West End Andrew Lloyd Webber Jim Steinman Patricia Knop, Lloyd Webber and Gale Edwards
White Christmas 2004 Off-Broadway Irving Berlin Berlin David Ives and Paul Blake
Whoop Up 1958 Broadway Mark Charlap Norman Gimbel Cy Feuer and Ernest Martin
Whoopee! 1928 Broadway Walter Donaldson Gus Kahn William Anthony McGuire Notable song: "Makin' Whoopee".
The Who's Tommy 1993 Broadway Pete Townshend Townshend Townshend and Des McAnuff Notable song: "Pinball Wizard".
Wicked 2003 Broadway Stephen Schwartz Schwartz Winnie Holzman Notable songs: "Popular", "For Good" and "Defying Gravity"
Wildcat 1960 Broadway Cy Coleman Carolyn Leigh N. Richard Nash
The Wild Party 2000 Off-Broadway Andrew Lippa Lippa Lippa
The Wild Party 2000 Broadway Michael John LaChiusa LaChiusa LaChiusa
The Will Rogers Follies 1991 Broadway Cy Coleman Betty Comden and Adolph Green Comden and Green
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory 1971 Musical film Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley Bricusse and Newley Roald Dahl Notable songs: "The Candy Man" and "Pure Imagination".
Willy Wonka 2004 Off-Off-Broadway Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley Bricusse and Newley Bricusse and Tim McDonald
Willy Wonka Junior 2004 Off-Off-Broadway Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley Bricusse and Newley Bricusse and Tim McDonald
The Wind in the Willows 1986 Broadway William Perry Roger McGough and William Perry Jane Iredale
Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day 1968 Musical Animated film Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Ralph Wright
Winnie the Pooh and a Day for Eeyore 1983 Musical Animated film Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Peter Young, Steve Hulett and Tony L. Marino
Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree 1966 Musical Animated film Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Ralph Wright and Ken Anderson
Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Too 1974 Musical Animated film Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman Sherman and Sherman Larry Clemmons, Ted Berman and Eric Cleworth
Wish You Were Here 1952 Broadway Harold Rome Rome Arthur Kober and Joshua Logan
The Witches of Eastwick 2000 West End Dana P. Rowe John Dempsey Dempsey
The Wiz 1975 Broadway Charlie Smalls and Luther Vandross Smalls and Vandross William F. Brown Notable song: "Ease on Down the Road"
The Wiz 1978 Musical film Joel Schumacher
The Wizard of Oz 1902 Off-Broadway Various artists Various artists L. Frank Baum and Glen MacDonough
The Wizard of Oz 1939 Musical film Harold Arlen E. Y. Harburg Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolf Notable song: "Over the Rainbow".
The Wizard of Oz 1942 Off-Off-Broadway Frank Gabrielson
The Wizard of Oz 1987 West End Harold Arlen and Herbert Stothart John Kane
The Wizard of Oz 2011 West End Harold Arlen and Andrew Lloyd Webber E. Y. Harburg and Tim Rice Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jeremy Sams
The Woman in White 2004 West End Andrew Lloyd Webber David Zippel Charlotte Jones
Woman of the Year 1981 Broadway John Kander Fred Ebb Peter Stone
A Wonderful Life 1991 Off-Off-Broadway Joe Raposo Sheldon Harnick Harnick
Wonderful Town 1953 Broadway Leonard Bernstein Betty Comden and Adolph Green Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz 2000 Off-Off-Broadway James Patrick Doyle Doyle and Joe Cascone Cascone
Wonderland 2011 Broadway Frank Wildhorn Jack Murphy Murphy and Gregory Boyd Notable song: "I Will Prevail".
Words and Music 1932 West End revue Noël Coward Coward Coward
Working 1978 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso
Wuthering Heights 1992 Concept album Bernard J. Taylor Taylor N/A

X[edit]

X
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Xanadu 2007 Broadway Jeff Lynne and John Farrar Lynne and Farrar Douglas Carter Beane Based on the 1980 film.

Y[edit]

Y
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
A Year with Frog and Toad 2003 Off-Broadway Robert Reale Willie Reale Reale
Yellow Submarine 1968 Musical film The Beatles and George Martin The Beatles and Martin Various writers
Yentl 1983 Musical film Michel Legrand and Alan Bergman Marilyn Bergman Barbra Streisand and Jack Rosenthal
Yes Nurse! No Nurse! 2002 Musical film Pelle Bolander and Raymund van Santen Bolander and van Santen Pieter Kramer and Frank Houtappels
You Said It 1931 Broadway Harold Arlen Jack Yellen Yellen and Sid Silvers
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown 1967 Off-Broadway Clark Gesner Gesner John Gordon
Young Frankenstein 2007 Broadway Mel Brooks Brooks Thomas Meehan and Brooks
Your Own Thing 1968 Off-Broadway Hal Hester and Danny Apolinar Hester and Apolinar Donald Driver
The Yeomen of the Guard 1888 West End Arthur Sullivan W. S. Gilbert Gilbert and Sullivan

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Z
Production Year Venue/Type Music Lyrics Book Notes
Zanna, Don't! 2002 Off-Broadway Tim Acito Acito and Alexander Dinelaris Acito and Dinelaris Notable songs: "I Could Write Books" and "Blow Winds".
Zenda 1963 Off-Broadway Vernon Duke Lenny Adelson, Sid Kuller and Martin Charnin Everett Freeman Musical adaptation of the Anthony Hope novel The Prisoner of Zenda.
Ziegfeld Follies 1946 Musical film Various artists Various artists David Freedman
Ziegfeld Follies of 1909 1909 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1910 1910 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1911 1911 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1912 1912 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1913 1913 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1914 1914 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1915 1915 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 1917 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1919 1919 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1920 1920 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1921 1921 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1922 1922 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1923 1923 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1924 1924 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1927 1927 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1931 1931 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1934 1934 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1936 1936 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1943 1943 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Follies of 1958 1958 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Girl 1941 Musical film Herbert Stothart Stothart William Anthony McGuire
Ziegfeld Girls of 1920 1920 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic 1917 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic 1918 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic 1919 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic 1920 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic 1921 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic 1928 Broadway revue Various artists Various artists N/A
Zig-Zag 1917 West End revue Dave Stamper Gene Buck N/A
Zip Goes a Million 1951 West End George Posford Eric Maschwitz Maschwitz
Zipp! 2003 West End revue Various artists Various artists Gyles Brandreth and Stewart Nicholls
Zombie Prom 1993 Off-Broadway Dana P. Rowe John Dempsey Dempsey
Zombies from The Beyond 1995 Off-Broadway James Valcq Valcq Valcq
The Zoo 1875 West End Arthur Sullivan B. C. Stephenson Stephenson
Zorba 1968 Broadway John Kander Fred Ebb Joseph Stein
Zuleika 1954 Off-West End Peter Tranchell James Ferman Ferman