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Currently, “Bad Cinderella” tickets start at $70, with an average price of $125. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella is a stage musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by David Zippel, and a book by Emerald Fennell. Don’t miss out on your chance to watch the beautiful Broadway musical at Imperial Theatre and hear amazing songs! Find the best seats and buy 100% guaranteed tickets for Broadway musicals at the lowest price.

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About the Musical

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella is a stage musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by David Zippel, and a book by Emerald Fennell. Loosely adapted from the classic story of the same name, plot changes include recasting gender relationships and thematic exploration of beauty shaming.


  • Approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes, with one intermission.
  • This show recommends ages 10 and up.
  • Contains lewd humor and innuendo. Strobe lights and theatrical haze are used in this production.
  • Previews: Feb 17, 2023, • Opening: Mar 23, 2023

Overview

“Bad Cinderella” is a fictional musical that subverts the classic Cinderella story by presenting an alternate version of the protagonist. The musical reimagines Cinderella as a rebellious, independent, and strong-willed character who does not adhere to traditional societal norms or expectations. By doing so, it challenges the traditional narrative and explores themes of self-discovery, empowerment, and breaking free from stereotypes.

Plot

The story begins in a small village where Cinderella lives with her wicked stepmother and stepsisters. Unlike the classic tale, this Cinderella is not interested in finding her prince charming or attending the royal ball. Instead, she dreams of leaving the village to explore the world and build a life of her own.


As the royal ball approaches, the kingdom is abuzz with excitement. Despite her disinterest, Cinderella’s stepsisters and stepmother relentlessly pressure her into attending the event. They believe that marrying the prince would elevate their social status and bring them wealth and power.


Cinderella, tired of her family’s constant nagging, decides to attend the ball but with a twist: she creates a daring and unconventional outfit, revealing her true identity as “Bad Cinderella.” Her bold entrance at the ball shocks everyone, including the prince, who becomes intrigued by her rebellious nature.


Throughout the musical, Cinderella and the prince develop a genuine friendship based on their shared desire for adventure and freedom from societal expectations. They embark on a series of escapades together, growing closer in the process. Eventually, they help each other break free from their respective constraints and embrace their true selves.

The musical concludes with Cinderella and the prince choosing to follow their dreams and carve their own paths, rather than adhering to predetermined roles. They inspire others in the kingdom to do the same, leading to a more open-minded and diverse society.

Notable Characters

  • Cinderella: The rebellious and independent protagonist who challenges societal norms and expectations.
  • Prince: A free-spirited royal who shares Cinderella’s desire for adventure and self-discovery.
  • Stepmother: The ambitious and manipulative antagonist who seeks wealth and power for her family.
  • Stepsisters: Cinderella’s vain and shallow siblings who aspire to climb the social ladder through marriage.

“Bad Cinderella” is a refreshing take on a classic story that emphasizes the importance of embracing one’s true self and defying societal expectations. The musical features catchy songs and memorable characters, making it a must-see for fans of modern, empowering stories.

Musical Numbers

  • “A World of My Own” – Cinderella.
  • “Royal Ambition” – Stepmother and Stepsisters.
  • “Bad Cinderella” – Cinderella.
  • “Breaking the Mold” – Cinderella and Prince.
  • “Adventures Unbound” – Cinderella, Prince, and Ensemble.
  • “Rising Above” – Cinderella and Prince.
  • “The Power of Choice” – Entire Cast.
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