Musicals - 3
A quiz about musicals with questions to suit all the family. To view the answers just move your mouse over the answer boxes, but no cheating!!
  1. In which musical would you come across the character Frenchie?
    Grease.
  2. During which war is "Miss Saigon" set?
    The Vietnam War.
  3. What is "Pricilla- The Queen of the Desert"?
    A Bus.
  4. Who wrote the book on which the musical "Cats" is based?
    T S Eliot.
  5. From which musical does the song "Big Spender" come?
    Sweet Charity.
  6. "I've had the Time of my Life" is a song from which movie adapted to a stage musical?
    Dirty Dancing.
  7. Who wrote the music for the stage musical "Billy Eliot"?
    Elton John.
  8. Who played the role of Che in the original London production of "Evita"?
    David Essex.
  9. Who has co-written more musicals with Andrew Lloyd Webber?
    Don Black.
  10. Which musical is based on the music of ABBA?
    Mama Mia.
  11. Who composed the music for West Side Story?
    Leonard Bernstein.
  12. In "Starlight Express" how do the performers move around the stage?
    On rollerskates.
  13. What is the longest running show in Broadway history?
    The Phantom of the Opera.
  14. What was the profession of the heroine of "Gypsy"?
    A stripper.
  15. Who wrote the novel on which the musical "Phantom of the Opera" is based?
    Gaston Leroux.
  16. Who wrote the lyrics for "My Fair Lady" and "Camelot"?
    Alan Jay Lerner.
  17. The song "76 Trombones" features in which musical?
    The Music Man.
  18. Which musical star became Andrew Lloyd Webber's second wife?
    Sarah Brightman.
  19. Which comedy team are responsible for "Spamalot"?
    Monty Python's Flying Circus.
  20. What was the first musical co-written by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber?
    The Likes of Us.