The Baker's Wife


Writers: Joseph Stein Stephen Schwartz


Act One

"Chanson" – Denise

"If It Wasn't for You" – Teacher, Priest, Marquis, and Villagers

*"Merci, Madame" – Aimable and Geneviève

*"Bread – Villagers

"Gifts of Love" – Geneviève

"Proud Lady" – Dominique

“If It Wasn’t For Her” – Therese, Teacher, Marquis, Villagers

"Serenade" – Dominique, Philippe, Aimable, and Geneviève

"Meadowlark" – Geneviève

"Any-Day-Now Day" – Aimable, Villagers

Act Two

"Chanson (Reprise)" – Denise

“The World’s Luckiest Man” – Claude, Barnaby, Antoine, Doumergue, Pierre, Men

"Feminine Companionship" – Claude, Village Men, Marquis, Simone, Inèz, Nicole

“If It Wasn’t For You (Reprise)” - Priest

"If I Have to Live Alone" – Aimable

*"Romance" – Denise, Hortense, Thérèse, Simone, Inez, Nicole

"Where is the Warmth?" – Geneviève

"Finale Act Two" – Denise, Aimable, Geneviève, Villagers

A song with an asterisk (*) before the title indicates a dance number; a character listed in a song with an asterisk (*) by the character's name indicates that the character exclusively serves as a dancer in this song, which is sung by other characters.

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