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Sugar   

 
Majestic Theatre , (4/09/1972 - 6/23/1973)
First Preview:Mar 29, 1972 Total Previews:14
Opening Date:Apr 09, 1972   
Closing Date:Jun 23, 1973 Total Performances:505

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: 1931. Chicago, Miami and in between.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by David Merrick
Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Bob Merrill; Book by Peter Stone; From the screenplay "Some Like It Hot" by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond; Based on a story by Robert Thoeren; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Dance arrangements by John Berkman; Musical Director: Elliot Lawrence; Vocal arrangements by Elliot Lawrence
Directed by Gower Champion; Choreographed by Gower Champion; Associate Choreographer: Bert Michaels
Scenic Design by Robin Wagner; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein; Hair Styles by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano; Assistant to Mr. Colt: Domingo Rodriguez; Assistant to Mr. Aronstein: Lawrence Metzler
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: Vince McKnight
Production Stage Manager: Charles Blackwell; Stage Manager: Henry Velez; Assistant Stage Mgr: Bob St. Clair
Supervisor Music Copyist: Thomas Brown; Music Contractor: Elliot Lawrence
Press Representative: Harvey B. Sabinson and Sandra Manley; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson and Fred Golden; Production Associate: Samuel Liff; Dance Captain: Sandra Brewer; Assistant to Mr. Merrick: Helen Nickerson; Casting: Geri Windsor; Photographer: Martha Swope
Cast
Robert Morse Jerry
Cyril Ritchard Osgood Fielding, Jr.
Tony Roberts Joe
Elaine Joyce Sugar Kane
Sheila Smith Sweet Sue
Ken Ayers Cabdriver
"Chicago" Singer
Knuckles's Gang
Nicole Barth Bass
Society Syncopater
Sunbather
Andy Bew Bellboy
Spats's Gang
Roger Bigelow Spats's Gang
George Blackwell Train Conductor
"Chicago" Singer
Pamela Blair Saxophone
Society Syncopater
Sunbather
Dick Bonelle Knuckles Norton
"Chicago" Singer
Gerard Brentte Dude
Sandra Brewer Swing Dancer
Eileen Casey Olga
Saxophone
Society Syncopater
Sunbather
Steve Condos Spats Palazzo
Harriett Conrad Piano
Society Syncopater
Gene Cooper Spats's Gang
Terry Cullen Trombone
Society Syncopater
Arthur Faria Spats's Gang
Denny Martin Finn Swing Dancer
Linda Gandell Drums
Society Syncopater
Igors Gavon Poker Player
"Chicago" Singer
Gene GeBauer Spats's Gang
Robin Hoctor Sunbather
Alan Kass Bienstock
Leslie Latham Trumpet
Society Syncopater
Debra Lyman Saxophone
Society Syncopater
Sunbather
Peggy Lyman Sunbather
Richard Maxon Knuckles's Gang
John Mineo Spats's Gang
Dale Muchmore Knuckles's Gang
Sally Neal Saxophone
Society Syncopater
Sunbather
Hal Norman "Chicago" Singer
Alexander Orfaly Knuckles's Gang
Don Percassi Spats's Gang
Marilou Sirinek Trumpet
Society Syncopater
Pamela Sousa Sunbather
Kathleen Witmer Trombone
Society Syncopater
Mary Zahn Saxophone
Society Syncopater
Swings: Sandra Brewer and Denny Martin Flinn
Tony Award®
 1973 Best Musical [nominee]
Produced by David Merrick
 1973 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Robert Morse
 1973 Best Choreography [nominee]
Gower Champion
 1973 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
Gower Champion
Theatre World
nominee 1972 Award [recipient]
Elaine Joyce
Drama Desk Award
winner 1972 Outstanding Performance [winner]
Performer: Robert Morse
music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Bob Merrill
ACT 1Sung By
Windy City Marmelade Sweet Sue and All Girl Band
Penniless Bums Jerry, Joe and Unemployed Musicians
Tear the Town Apart Spats's Gang
The Beauty That Drives Men Mad Jerry and Joe
We Could Be Close Jerry and Sugar Kane
Sun on My Face Jerry, Joe, Sugar Kane, Sweet Sue, Bienstock and Ensemble
November Song Millionaires and Osgood Fielding, Jr.
Sugar Jerry and Joe
ACT 2Sung By
Hey, Why Not! Sugar Kane and Ensemble
Beautiful Through and Through Osgood Fielding, Jr. and Jerry
What Do You Give to a Man Who's Had Everything? Joe and Sugar Kane
Magic Night's Jerry
It's Always Love Joe
When You Meet a Man in Chicago Jerry, Joe, Sugar Kane, Sweet Sue, All Girl Band and Chorus Line