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1
No New Tale To Tell

Writing a musical is hard enough without having to come up with an original plot. These shows all recycled ideas that had been used before.
Tough
10 Q
dellastreet
Jan 03 15
552 plays
2
Many Musicals Started Out as Something Else

Many musicals were based on other sources--movies, plays, novels, short stories. However, many changes were made in plots and characters when adapting these works into musicals. Let's explore some of these changes!
Difficult
10 Q
Lost_Player_47
Sep 03 08
678 plays
3
Inspirations for Classic Broadway Musicals

Many top Broadway musicals were not necessarily written as musicals - or even for the stage
Average
10 Q
robert362
Jan 15 01
4779 plays
4
A Broadway Musical By Any Other Name

Many favorite musicals started life with a different title. In this quiz, see how many of these unused titles you can recognize. Have fun and good luck!
Very Difficult
25 Q
Lost_Player_47
Sep 08 07
639 plays
5
Musicals' Literary Origins

A lot of the greatest Broadway musicals have been based on great works of literature and drama. In this quiz, I will give you the name of a musical and its story; you will have to choose the name of the work it is based on plus its author.
Easy
10 Q
BwayBabyCA
Jan 31 05
1290 plays
6
Original or Not?

One day in my group chatroom, a post came up asking us to think of musicals that were COMPLETELY original, and were not based on a previous work. I thought that it could be a very good quiz, so here you are!
Average
25 Q
at34712
Aug 29 06
588 plays
7
Original Or Not? II

After all the fun I had making my first Original or Not, I decided to make another! So carefully read the questions to decide if the musical is based upon a play, novel, movie, opera, real events, or if it is truly original! Have fun!
Tough
25 Q
at34712
Jul 02 07
513 plays
8
Which Came First - Movie or Play?

Which came first?
Average
5 Q
heathernicole001
Aug 31 01
603 plays
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