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Can you pick which of the two Broadway musicals is being described?

 Plays Quiz Updated Dec 19, 2017

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Which Broadway musical...A or B
...opened with Harvey Fierstein as the leading 'lady'?
(A) Hairspray or (B) Matilda the Musical
...had a smaller cast?
(A) Godspell or (B) Little Shop of Horrors
...contains antagonist characters Applegate and Lola?
(A) Damn Yankees or (B) Kinky Boots
...was composed by Stephen Sondheim?
(A) Sweeney Todd or (B) Jesus Christ Superstar
...was nominated for more Tony Awards in 2001?
(A) 42nd Street or (B) The Producers
...earned Patti Lupone her first Tony Award?
(A) Evita or (B) Gypsy
...is based on the songs of ABBA?
(A) American Idiot or (B) Mamma Mia!
...tells the story of an American GI and a Vietnamese bargirl?
(A) Miss Saigon or (B) The King and I
...opens with salesmen on a train singing 'Rock Island'?
(A) The Music Man or (B) On the Twentieth Century
...contains the song 'The Diva's Lament'?
(A) Guys and Dolls or (B) Spamalot
...earned Bob Fosse his only Tony Award for Best Director?
(A) Pippin or (B) Chicago
...is based on the George Bernard Shaw play 'Pygmalion'?
(A) Spring Awakening or (B) My Fair Lady
Which Broadway musical...A or B
...had a longer original run on Broadway?
(A) Cats or (B) Les Misérables
...has had more Broadway revivals?
(A) South Pacific or (B) Show Boat
...is classified as an operetta?
(A) Man of La Mancha or (B) Pirates of Penzance
...did Carol Channing originate the leading lady role?
(A) Hello, Dolly! or (B) Wonderful Town
...is set in Imperial Russia?
(A) Cabaret or (B) Fiddler on the Roof
...won more Tony Awards at the 63rd Annual Tony Awards?
(A) Billy Elliot the Musical or (B) Next to Normal
...involves Shakespeare's 'The Taming of the Shrew'?
(A) West Side Story or (B) Kiss Me, Kate
...features the song 'Anything You Can Do'?
(A) Annie Get Your Gun or (B) Annie
...chronicles a 1975 dancing audition process?
(A) Footloose or (B) A Chorus Line
...about the 'Wizard of Oz' opened on Broadway first?
(A) Wicked or (B) The Wiz
...was a Rodgers and Hammerstein musical?
(A) The Sound of Music or (B) Mary Poppins
...makes use of puppetry?
(A) Carousel or (B) Carnival!
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