is a musical by Alan Jay Lerner
and Frederick Loewe
, first produced in 1947
. It tells the story of a mysterious village in Scotland
, which comes to life only once every hundred years. Two American tourists stumble upon the village by chance, as a wedding is about to be celebrated, and their arrival has serious implications for the village's inhabitants.
Songs from the show include Almost Like Being in Love, My Mother's Wedding Day and The Heather on the Hill.
The musical was filmed with Gene Kelly, Van Johnson and Cyd Charisse in leading roles.