1,188 total votes
The Music Man

The Music Man

The Music Man is a musical with book, music, and lyrics by Meredith Willson, based on a story by Willson and Franklin Lacey. The plot concerns con man Harold Hill, who poses as a boys' band organizer and leader and sells band instruments and uniforms to the naive Iowa townsfolk, promising to train the members of the new band. But Harold is no musician and plans to skip town without giving any music lessons. Prim librarian and piano teacher Marian sees through him, but when Harold helps her younger brother overcome his lisp and social awkwardness, Marian begins to fall in love. Harold risks being caught to win her. In 1957, the show became a hit on Broadway, winning five Tony Awards, in ... more on Wikipedia

The Music Man is ranked on...

#30 of 172 People who voted for The Music Man... also upvote James Bond Franchise on The Best Spy Movies also upvote Singin' in the Rain on The Best Musical Movies of All Time The Greatest Musicals Ever Performed on Broadway, Ranked 125.4k VOTES List of the best musicals to ever run on stage, whether on Broadway, the West End, or in smaller fringe theaters around the ...
#27 of 64 The Best Tony Award Winning Musicals 4k VOTES This list ranks the greatest musicals that have won the Tony Award for Best Musical, though many of these Broadway musical...
#29 of 39 The Best Broadway Shows for Kids 3.2k VOTES From tiny tots to high schoolers, kids of all ages will enjoy these great Broadway musicals. While many are running on Bro...
#20 of 100 The Best Books With Man in the Title 0 VOTES It turns out that books with man in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 100+ good books with man in the t...

The Music Man is also found on...

The Most Popular Broadway Musicals Ever