Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin's Annie is the story of a spunky orphan looking for a home in Depression-era New York City.
Rupert Holmes' The Mystery of Edwin Drood takes cues from English Music Hall in its telling of the unfinished Dickens novel.
Stephen Schwartz's Pippin employs circus elements and Fosse-style choreography in the story of a young man searching for an extraordinary life.
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella has a updated book by Douglas Carter Beane that gives the titular heroine a meaningful character arc of her own as she seeks her prince.
Check out the results of the Playbill poll and see who readers picked to win.