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The Wild Party   

 
Virginia Theatre , (4/13/2000 - 6/11/2000)
First Preview:Mar 10, 2000 Total Previews:36
Opening Date:Apr 13, 2000   
Closing Date:Jun 11, 2000 Total Performances:68

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York, NY. 1928.


Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (James H. Binger: Chairman; Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director)
Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer), Scott Rudin, Paramount Pictures Corporation, Roger Berlind, Elizabeth Williams and Anita Waxman; NYSF Associate Producer: Wiley Hausam; NYSF Artistic Producer: Rosemarie Tichler
Music by Michael John LaChiusa; Lyrics by Michael John LaChiusa; Book by Michael John LaChiusa and George C. Wolfe; Based on the poem by Joseph Moncure March; Musical Director: Todd Ellison; Music orchestrated by Bruce Coughlin
Directed by George C. Wolfe; Assistant Director: Robert Castro; Choreographed by Joey McKneely; Assistant Choreographer: Marisha Ploski
Scenic Design by Robin Wagner; Associate Scenic Design: Atkin Pace and David Peterson; Costume Design by Toni-Leslie James; Associate Costume Design: Veronica Worts; Assistant Costume Design: Bonnie McCoy; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer; Assistant Lighting Design: Bobby Harrell; Moving Light Programmer: Richard Tyndall; Sound Design by Tony Meola; Associate Sound Design: Kai Harada; Hair Design by Jeffrey Frank
General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd. (Jeff Wilson, Wendy Orshan); NYSF Managing Director: Mark Litvin; NYSF General Manager: Michael Hurst; Company Manager: Charles Underhill; Assistant Co. Mgr: Karl Baudendistel; Associate Gen. Mgr: David Auster and Ron Gubin
Technical Supervisor: David Benken; Production Stage Manager: Gwendolyn M. Gilliam; Stage Manager: Rick Steiger; Assistant Stage Mgr: Lisa Dawn Cave
Musical Coordinator: Seymour "Red" Press; Conducted by Todd Ellison; Associate Conductor: Linda Twine; Piano: Linda Twine; Woodwind: William Easley, Jimmy Cozier, Steven Kenyon and Roger Rosenberg; Trumpet: Brian O'Flaherty and Kamau Adilifu; Trombone: Tim Sessions; Violin: Lesa Terry, Ashley D. Horne and Julien Barber; Bass: Benjamin Franklin Brown; Drums: Brian Grice; Percussion: Bruce Doctor; Guitar: Steve Bargonetti; Music Copying: Emily Grishman Music Preparation
NYSF Casting: Jordan Thaler and Heidi Griffiths; NYSF Senior Director, External Affairs: Margaret M. Lioi; NYSF Press Representative: Carol R. Fineman and Thomas V. Naro; Marketing: The Karpel Group; Press Representative: Barlow-Hartman Public Relations; Assistant to the Director: Joy Tomasko; Dance Captain: Adrian Bailey; Fight direction by Luis Perez; NYSF Dramaturg: Wiley Hausam
Cast
Yancey Arias Black
Toni Collette
Broadway debut
Queenie
Nathan Lee Graham
Broadway debut
Phil D'Armano
Adam Grupper Gold
Leah Hocking Mae
Eartha Kitt Dolores
Marc Kudisch Jackie
Norm Lewis Eddie Mackrel
Michael McElroy Oscar D'Armano
Brooke Sunny Moriber Nadine
Sally Murphy Sally
Mandy Patinkin Burrs
Tonya Pinkins Kate
Jane Summerhays Miss Madelaine True
Stuart Zagnit
Broadway debut
Goldberg
Understudies: Adrian Bailey (Eddie Mackrel, Oscar D'Armano, Phil D'Armano), Jennifer Frankel (Kate, Mae, Miss Madelaine True), Jeff Gardner (Burrs, Gold, Goldberg), Jennifer Hall (Nadine, Sally), David Masenheimer (Burrs), René Millán (Black, Jackie), Dominique Plaisant (Kate, Queenie), Ching Valdes-Aran (Dolores) and Nicole Van Giesen (Queenie)
Tony Award®
 2000 Best Musical [nominee]
Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer), Scott Rudin, Paramount Pictures Corporation, Roger Berlind, Elizabeth Williams and Anita Waxman
 2000 Best Book of a Musical [nominee]
Book by Michael John LaChiusa and George C. Wolfe
 2000 Best Original Musical Score [nominee]
Music by Michael John LaChiusa; Lyrics by Michael John LaChiusa
 2000 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Mandy Patinkin
 2000 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Toni Collette
 2000 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Eartha Kitt
 2000 Best Lighting Design [nominee]
Jules Fisher
 2000 Best Lighting Design [nominee]
Peggy Eisenhauer
Theatre World
nominee 2000 Award [recipient]
Toni Collette
Drama Desk Award
 2000 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Mandy Patinkin
 2000 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Toni Collette
 2000 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Eartha Kitt
Queenie Was a Blonde / Marie is Tricky / Wild Party Queenie, Burrs and Company
Dry Burrs, Jackie, Miss Madelaine True, Sally, Eddie Mackrel, Mae, Nadine, Brothers D'Armano and Dolores
Welcome to My Party Queenie
Like Sally Miss Madelaine True
Breezin' Through Another Day Jackie
Uptown Brothers D'Armano
Eddie & Mae Eddie Mackrel and Mae
Gold & Goldberg Gold and Goldberg
Moving Uptown Dolores
Black Bottom Queenie and Company
Best Friend Queenie and Kate
A Little M-M-M Brothers D'Armano
Tabu / Taking Care of the Ladies Oscar D'Armano, Black and Company
Wouldn't It Be Nice? Burrs
Lowdown-Down Queenie
Gin Burrs and Company
Wild Company
Need Miss Madelaine True and Company
Black Is a Moocher Kate
People Like Us Queenie and Black
After Midnight Dies Sally
Golden Boy Eddie Mackrel and Brothers D'Armano
The Movin' Uptown Blues Gold and Goldberg
The Lights of Broadway Nadine
More Jackie
Love Ain't Nothing' / Welcome to Her Party / What I Need Kate, Burrs and Queenie
How Many Women in the World? Burrs
When It Ends Dolores
This Is What It Is Queenie
Finale Queenie, Burrs and Company