Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
Can I have your attention?
You're all dismissed.
Better luck with your next job.
This is not the life I promised you.
Not even close.
I think I've had an idea.
P. T. Barnum, at your service.
I'm putting together a show, and I need a star.
Everyone of us is special, and nobody is like anyone else.
That's the point of my show.
No one ever made a difference by being like everyone else.
I can't just run off and join the circus.
I mean, you clearly have a flair for show business.
I've never heard of it.
Because I've just invented it.