Woman of the Year

Musical

Writers: Peter Stone John Kander Fred Ebb

Overview

Show Information

Music
Lyrics
Category
Musical
Number of Acts
2
First Produced
1981
Genres
Cast Size
large
Licensor
Casting Notes
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, young adult characters

Synopsis

The show focuses on the relationship between busy TV personality, Tess Harding, and her relationship with the handsome cartoonist, Sam Craig. As Tess is about win a ‘Woman of the Year’ award, she realizes that she values her relationship with Sam more than her hectic career which is ruining their relationship. Thus, she announces to the world that she is resigning from the show to devote herself to Sam. However, Sam tells her that he wants her to keep her career and they both resolve to work things out and give it another try.

Lead Characters

Woman of the Year guide sections