Merrily We Roll Along

Merrily We Roll Along

Musical


Overview


Synopsis

Merrily We Roll Along' follows the career of Franklin Shepard backwards in time, from successful movie producer to his humbler beginnings as an idealistic and youthful songwriter who, with his best friends Charley and Mary, sets out to shake up Broadway and 'change the world.' Frank writes the music, Charlie writes the words, and Mary writes the stories. As the years go by, they each became very successful professionally but drift apart as friends.


Characters

Male

Lead

Tenor

Male

Lead

Tenor

Female

Lead

Mezzo-Soprano



Show Information

Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
large
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult, mature adult, child characters