La Cage aux Folles
George and Albin are a long time couple, who have raised Jean-Michel while running a gay nightclub and singing as its main attactration. However, when 20 year old Jean-Michel gets engaged, he wants his family to be more “normal” when he introduces the potential in-laws to each other.
La Cage aux Folles won the Tony for best musical in 1983, the Tony for best revival in 2004 and again this year for the 2010 revival.
Music and Lyrics Jerry Herman
Book Harvey Fierstein
Basis La Cage aux Folles by Jean Poiret