Origin of musical comedy
Examples from the Web for musical comedy
His big break came when he was cast as Finn on Ryan Murphy's musical-comedy TV series Glee.‘Glee’ Star Cory Monteith Found Dead: A Tortured Talent Gone Too Soon|Marlow Stern|July 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And the musical-comedy Glee was the breakout hit of the season on any network.
"Oh, those silly buffoons and their musical-comedy uniforms," the Crown Prince shrugged.Space Viking|Henry Beam Piper
The Widow Weld was a musical-comedy sort of widow in French-heeled, patent-leather slippers and girlish gowns.Half Portions|Edna Ferber
She, too, had attained a good deal of celebrity in the musical-comedy world—was to be one of the features of the cast.The Real Adventure|Henry Kitchell Webster
Meg had deferred the adoption of the musical-comedy costume until such time as she took over Ayah's duties.Jan and Her Job|L. Allen Harker
In losing her, the musical-comedy stage has lost a player whose peculiar individuality will not easily be replaced.When It Was Dark|Guy Thorne
British Dictionary definitions for musical comedy
Culture definitions for musical comedy
A play or film that highlights song and dance. Oklahoma!, My Fair Lady, A Chorus Line, and The Producers are well-known musical comedies.