Here are some questions to help you in your analysis:
- How does the music, lyrics and dancing contribute to storytelling?
- What are the main themes and is there a statement made by the show?
- How is the musical a reaction to something happening in the country at the time?
- Is there a character who represents some issue from the era? Are there characters who function as members of the society of the time?
- Does the style of the music or staging reflect a quality or issue of the world of the play/musical?
- How does the musical reflect the culture that produced it?