From George M! to The Cher Show, these musicals all tell true stories about real people.
With Tina: The Tina Turner musical set to begin previews October 12 and The Cher Show and Beautiful closing on August 18 and October 27, respectively, we look back at 34 bio-musicals that took the stories of real people and brought them to life on the stage.
Flip through the shows below:
34 Bio-Musicals That Brought the Stories of Real People to the Stage
As the musical prepares for its closing night, we asked five cast members—Will Roland, George Salazar, Lauren Marcus, Katlyn Carlson, and Jason SweetTooth Williams—a series of questions about their experiences along the show's journey from New Jersey to Broadway.