Music by Marc Shaiman Lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman Book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, Based on the 1988 John Waters film Hairspray Through special arrangement with Music Theatre International 2019
It's 1962 in Baltimore, and the lovable plus-size teen, Tracy Turnblad, has only one desire – to dance on the popular Corny Collins Show. When her dream comes true, Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star. She must use her newfound power to dethrone the reigning Teen Queen, win the affections of heartthrob, Link Larkin, and integrate a TV network... all without denting her 'do! Winner of eight Tony Awards in 2003 including Best Musical.