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Kat and the Kings   

Cort Theatre, (8/19/1999 - 1/02/2000)
First Preview: Aug 06, 1999 Total Previews: 15
Opening Date: Aug 19, 1999    
Closing Date: Jan 02, 2000 Total Performances: 157

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Cape Town, South Africa 1999. District Six 1957. Cape Town, South Africa 1999/1959. Durban, South Africa 1959.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Philip J. Smith: President; Robert E. Wankel: Executive Vice President)
Produced by Harriet Newman Leve, Judith Rosenbauer and David Rosenbauer; Produced in association with Richard Frankel, Marc Routh, Willette Klausner, Kardana-Swinsky Productions, David Kramer, Taliep Petersen and Renaye Kramer; Produced by special arrangement with Paul Elliott, Nick Salmon and Lee Menzies; Associate Producer: Patrick Molony
Book by David Kramer; Lyrics by David Kramer; Music by Taliep Petersen; Music arranged by Taliep Petersen; Musical Director: Jeff Lams
Directed by David Kramer; Musical Staging by David Kramer; Choreographed by Jody J. Abrahams and Loukmaan Adams
Scenic Design by Saul Radomsky; Costume Design by Saul Radomsky; Lighting Design by Howard Harrison; Sound Design by Orbital Sound and Sebastian Frost; Associate Lighting Design: Andrew Voeller
General Manager: Richard Frankel Productions and David W. Caldwell; Company Manager: Steven H. David
Technical Supervisor: Tech Production Services, Inc., Peter Fulbright, Elliot Bertoni and Eric Hansen; Production Stage Manager: Pat Sosnow; Stage Manager: Paul J. Smith
Musical Supervisor: Gary Hind; Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Conducted by Jeff Lams; Associate Conductor: Francisco Contento; Keyboard: Jeff Lams; Guitar: Jerome Harris; Bass: Francisco Centeno; Drums: Warren Odze; Sax / Flute: Mark Gross; Trumpet: Ravi Best; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman
US Casting: Jay Binder; Press Representative: Helene Davis; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.
Dedicated to Salie Daniels
Jody J. AbrahamsYoung Kat Diamond
Loukmaan AdamsBingo
Junaid BooysenBallie
Terry HectorKat Diamond
Alistair IzobellMagoo
Kim LouisLucy Dixon
Understudies: E. Clayton Cornelious (Ballie, Bingo, Magoo), Pia Glenn (Lucy Dixon), Alistair Izobell (Young Kat Diamond) and Rudy Roberson (Kat Diamond)
Drama Desk Award
 2000 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Alistair Izobell
 2000 Outstanding Choreography [nominee] 
  Jody J. Abrahams
 2000 Outstanding Choreography [nominee] 
  Loukmaan Adams
 2000 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee] 
  Taliep Petersen
music by Taliep Petersen; lyrics by David Kramer
ACT 1 Sung By
MemoryLucy Dixon and The Kings
American ThingKat Diamond and Company
Lucky DayYoung Kat Diamond and Kat Diamond
MavisKat Diamond, Bingo, Young Kat Diamond, Ballie and Magoo
Boetie GuitarKat Diamond and The Kings
Cavalla KingsLucy Dixon and The Kings
If You Shoes Don't ShineKat Diamond
Dress to KillLucy Dixon and The Kings
ShineLucy Dixon and The Kings
The Tafelberg HotelLucy Dixon and The Kings
Lonely GirlBingo, Magoo, Kat Diamond, Young Kat Diamond and Ballie
JosephineBallie and The Kings
Wild TimeCompany
ACT 2 Sung By
Happy to Be NineteenCompany
Lonely Girl (Reprise) Bingo and The Kings
Oo Wee Bay BeeYoung Kat Diamond and The Kings
Only If You Have a DreamLucy Dixon and Magoo
The Last Thing You NeedYoung Kat Diamond, Bingo, Magoo and Ballie
Stupid BoyKat Diamond
Cavalla Kings (Reprise) The Kings
The Singing SensationYoung Kat Diamond, Lucy Dixon and The Kings
The Bell HopBingo and The Kings
Blind DateMagoo
Lonely Girl (Reprise) Lucy Dixon and The Kings
The Invisible DogBingo and The Kings
Hey BabyYoung Kat Diamond and The Kings
Cavalla Kings (Reprise) Lucy Dixon and The Kings
Skeleton DanceThe Kings
LagunyaBingo, Ballie, Young Kat Diamond and Magoo
Lucky Day (Reprise) Young Kat Diamond and Kat Diamond
The Singing Sensation (Reprise) Young Kat Diamond and The Kings
Hey Baby (Reprise) Magoo and The Kings
We Were RockingKat Diamond and Company
Lagunya (Reprise) Bingo and Company
Wild Time (Reprise) Company