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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 qns)
Jan 03 15
651 plays
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 qns)
Sep 03 08
684 plays
Inspirations for Classic Broadway Musicals

Many top Broadway musicals were not necessarily written as musicals - or even for the stage
Average (10 qns)
Jan 15 01
4803 plays
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 qns)
Sep 08 07
651 plays
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 qns)
Jan 31 05
1299 plays
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 qns)
Aug 29 06
588 plays
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 qns)
Jul 02 07
513 plays
Which Came First - Movie or Play?

Which came first?
Average (5 qns)
Aug 31 01
603 plays
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