The Robber Bridegroom

The Robber Bridegroom

Musical




Overview


Synopsis

Set in eighteenth century Mississippi, ‘The Robber Bridegroom’ is a darkly comic Southern fairy tale about a charming gentleman bandit, the rich plantation owner’s daughter he loves, the wicked stepmother who wants her dead, and an evil thief who carries his brother’s head around in a trunk.


Characters

Male

Lead

Baritone

Male

Lead

Baritone

Female

Lead

Mezzo-Soprano



Show Information

Lyrics
Category
Number of Acts
2 Acts
First Produced
1975
Genres
Time & Place
Cast Size
Casting Notes
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult, mature adult, late teen, child, early teen, elderly characters

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