Here are The Top 10 Musicals of All Time to Entertain You

The entertainment world is filled with countless options to amuse you. Right from cartoons to musical theatres, there is a lot to cater to all your entertainment requirements. These movies, plays or musical theatres are directed not just with the motive of making your weekends more interesting but to help you understand the worth of humor, love, anger or other emotions as well.

Many of you may not be familiar with the concept of musicals. And for those, let’s check out what exactly these musicals have to entertain us.

What are musicals?

It is more of a theatre play where you get to see a story enacted by different actors with background music, dance, lyrics, dialogs & a perfect screenplay. All in all, it can be called as a live movie. What makes it different from a movie is that actors can’t take a re-take here.

At present, almost every young lad is head over heels with musical theatres and its charismatic aura. With this, the number of a student getting enrolled in musical theatre dance classes or lyrical dance classes is increasing every day.

And, in case, you aren’t familiar with the charm of musical theatres then here are the top 10 epic musicals of all time that you must watch.

  • The Lion King – Came into existence on June 15, 1994, this American animated musical is produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation. It is one of the highly loved plays by kids who fell in love with the protagonist Simba (young lion).
  • Mamma Mia! – One of the biggest smash hits of 2008, this British-American-Swedish musical was an epic rom-com that stole everyone’s heart in its first show. The concept of this show was completely based on the music series of ABBA.
  • Aladdin – It was no lesser than a fairy tale where magic and romance was perfectly balanced to entertain youngsters. It was completely a fiction story with a lot of fantasizing magic.
  • Phantom of the Opera – Based on a popular novel, this musical was first performed in the year 1986. If you love enjoying quality music with rousing dialogs, then it’s the perfect choice waiting for you.
  • Les Miserables – This entire musical was presented through signing dialogs with classy French music touch. Its story is completely based on a French novel Les Miserables.
  • The Book of Mormon – First enacted in 2011, this show discloses the minute details of Mormon religion. The story revolves around Africa to orate the culture.
  • Wicked – First performed in 2003, this musical was based on witches of Oz. With an ultimate screenplay, the story becomes much better & leaves a never-ending impression on the viewers.
  • Singin’ in the Rain – It is an American musical rom-com which was directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen in 1952. The ear-soothing music is the biggest highlight of the musical.

  • West Side Story – This one is more of a Romeo & Juliet story which has shown the main characters of the story romancing in the streets of New York. It was released on October 18, 1961.
  • The Wizard of Oz – An American fantasy released in 1939 shows the magic of Oz through musical lyrics & screenplay.


Till now, if you left untouched with the magic of musicals then, you must watch any one of the above-listed musicals. Few of them are based on fiction & other on real stories.

Silvia Smith