Little Dancer


Little Dancer is an original musical set in the glamorous and dangerous backstage world of the Paris Opera Ballet. Inspired by the life of Marie van Goethem, the headstrong young ballerina who posed for Edgar Degas’s groundbreaking “Little Dancer” sculpture – an unknown dancer who inadvertently became the most famous dancer in the world.

Who’s Involved

  • Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
  • Music by Stephen Flaherty
  • Direction and Choreography by Susan Stroman

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After sold out runs at The Kennedy Center, 5th Avenue Theatre, and Guild Hall, Little Dancer finally grand jetés to Broadway

“With melodies you can’t get out of your head, stirring performances… and a book that will intrigue and ultimately move you…this highly original musical will enchant theatergoers if it moves to New York.”
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