Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can

Book by  Terrence McNally
Music by  Marc Shaiman
Lyrics by  Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman
Based on the DreamWorks Motion Picture

Two Acts, Book Musical, Rated PG
US Tour Version

Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the incredible true story that inspired it, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN is the high-flying, splashy new musical that was was nominated for 4 Tony Awards including Best Musical.

The teenager, Frank W. Abagnale Jr., runs away from home in search of a glamorous life. With nothing more than his boyish charm, a big imagination and millions of dollars in forged checks, Frank successfully poses as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer - living the high life and winning the girl of his dreams. But when Frank's lies catch the attention of FBI agent Carl Hanratty, Carl pursues Frank across the country. Along the way, though, both Frank and Carl forge an unlikely friendship and discover a way to ultimately work together.

Live in living color, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, is the combined effort of a Tony Award-winning "dream team" - Terrence McNally (THE FULL MONTY, RAGTIME) pens the book and the swinging score is provided by Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman (HAIRSPRAY). CATCH ME IF YOU CAN is a vibrant display of mega-musical proportions that has the power to thrill audiences of every size.

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Broadway musicals come from “operetta,” which were introduced to New York in the early twentieth century by European composers.

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