Rose-Marie

Musical

Writers: Oscar Hammerstein II Otto Harbach Rudolf Friml Herbert Stothart

Overview

Show Information

Category
Musical
Number of Acts
2
First Produced
1924
Genres
Cast Size
medium
Casting Notes
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult characters

Synopsis

Taking place in the Canadian Rockies, ‘Rose Marie’ concerns the mysterious murder of Black Eagle, a villainous half-breed. The likely suspect is the wild and hard-drinking Jim Kenyon. However, after falling love with Rose Marie, Jim has been reformed and is in fact falsely accused of the murder. Rose Marie’s brother tries to convince her that Jim is a murderer and that she should marry a wealthy man. However, in the end, the real murderer is revealed and Rose Marie and Jim are reunited.

Lead Characters