Can You Guess the Name of the Musical From a One-Sentence Summary?

Can you guess the name of the musical from reading only a one sentence summary? It's time to find out! Put your knowledge of musicals to the test with this tune happy quiz!
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Name the musical: A thief turns his life around.
Les Miserables
Fiddler on the Roof
Wicked
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Name the musical: "Springtime for Hitler" is a huge surprise hit.
A Chorus Line
The Producers
In the Woods
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Name the musical: A group of struggling artists try to keep the bills paid.
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Cats
Guys and Dolls
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Name the musical: Elphaba is totally a victim of circumstances.
Wicked
Gyspy
The Wizard of OZ
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Name the musical: A flower shop employee names a creepy plant.
Little Shop of Horrors
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
42nd Street
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Name the musical: A wrongly-convicted barber takes revenge by murdering his customers.
Little Shop of Horrors
Sweeney Todd
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Name the musical: A teen girl fights segregation.
Hairspray
The Secret Garden
The Sound of Music
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Name the musical: A prince fights to take his rightful place on the throne.
Fiddler on the Roof
The Lion King
South Pacific
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Name the musical: Pretty girls play the press to get away with murder.
Chicago
Hairspray
Fiddler on the Roof
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Name the musical: Young recruits head to Africa to introduce the locals to religion.
The Book of Mormon
Les Miserables
Rent
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Name the musical: A professor is sure he can transform a Cockney flower girl into a woman of high society.
My Fair Lady
Meet Me In St. Louis
The King And I
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Name the musical: A pair of star-crossed lovers struggle to be together in 1950s NYC.
The Music Man
West Side Story
Rent
Result
Unfortunately, this musical quiz didn't exactly strike a tune in your heart. Though you recognized a few of these classic musicals, many of them left you scratching your head in confusion. Worry not, this is a great excuse to binge watch some of these classic movie musicals and get your dance on!

C+, Musical Fail

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Whoa, you're awesome! Like a true Musical maven, you had zero issues in identifying these 12 popular musicals with a single line. From the "Lion King" to "My Fair Lady" you remember the best musicals of all time as if you just saw them yesterday.

B+, Musical Maven

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You're amazing! Not only do you know the most popular musicals of all time like the back of your own hand, but it's clear that you have a deep appreciation for this art form and the people who bring it to life. You're a musical maestro with a great knowledge for musicals. Keep up the good work!

A+, Musically Magnificent

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1
Name the musical: A thief turns his life around.
Les Miserables
Fiddler on the Roof
Wicked
2
Name the musical: "Springtime for Hitler" is a huge surprise hit.
A Chorus Line
The Producers
In the Woods
3
Name the musical: A group of struggling artists try to keep the bills paid.
Rent
Cats
Guys and Dolls
4
Name the musical: Elphaba is totally a victim of circumstances.
Wicked
Gyspy
The Wizard of OZ
5
Name the musical: A flower shop employee names a creepy plant.
Little Shop of Horrors
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
42nd Street
6
Name the musical: A wrongly-convicted barber takes revenge by murdering his customers.
Little Shop of Horrors
Sweeney Todd
Rent
7
Name the musical: A teen girl fights segregation.
Hairspray
The Secret Garden
The Sound of Music
8
Name the musical: A prince fights to take his rightful place on the throne.
Fiddler on the Roof
The Lion King
South Pacific
9
Name the musical: Pretty girls play the press to get away with murder.
Chicago
Hairspray
Fiddler on the Roof
10
Name the musical: Young recruits head to Africa to introduce the locals to religion.
The Book of Mormon
Les Miserables
Rent
11
Name the musical: A professor is sure he can transform a Cockney flower girl into a woman of high society.
My Fair Lady
Meet Me In St. Louis
The King And I
12
Name the musical: A pair of star-crossed lovers struggle to be together in 1950s NYC.
The Music Man
West Side Story
Rent