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Eden Theatre , (2/14/1972 - 6/04/1972)
Broadhurst Theatre , (6/07/1972 - 11/18/1972)
Royale Theatre , (11/21/1972 - 1/27/1980)
Majestic Theatre , (1/29/1980 - 4/13/1980)
First Preview: Total Previews:20
Opening Date:Feb 14, 1972   
Closing Date:Apr 13, 1980 Total Performances:3388

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: In and around Rydell High.


Production Staff [See More]
Produced by Kenneth Waissman and Maxine Fox; Produced in association with Anthony D'Amato
Book by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey; Music by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey; Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey; Music orchestrated by Michael Leonard; Musical Director: Louis St. Louis; Dance arrangements by Louis St. Louis; Vocal arrangements by Louis St. Louis; Featuring songs by Joseph Rock and The Skyliners
Directed by Tom Moore; Musical Numbers and Dances Staged by Patricia Birch
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Carrie F. Robbins; Lighting Design by Karl Eigsti; Sound Design by Bill Merrill
Company Manager: Leo K. Cohen; General Manager: Edward H. Davis
Production Stage Manager: Joe Calvan and T. Schuyler Smith; Stage Manager: A. Robert Altshuler
Musical Supervisor: Michael Leonard; Copyist: Emile Charlap
Press Associate: Henry Luhrman; Press Representative: Maria Pucci; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company; Photographer: Zodiac; General Press Representative: Betty Lee Hunt
Cast
Adrienne Barbeau Betty Rizzo
Don Billett Vince Fontaine
Walter Bobbie Roger
Jim Borrelli Sonny Latierri
Barry Bostwick Danny Zuko
James Canning Doody
Carole Demas Sandy Dumbrowski
Katie Hanley Marty
Tom Harris Eugene Florczyk
Ilene Kristen Patty Simcox
Dorothy Leon Miss Lynch
Timothy Meyers Kenickie
Kathi Moss Cha-Cha Di Gregorio
Alan Paul Johnny Casino
Teen Angel
Marya Small Frenchy
Garn Stephens Jan
Understudies: Jeff Conaway (Danny Zuko, Doody, Eugene Florczyk, Johnny Casino, Kenickie, Roger, Sonny Latierri, Teen Angel, Vince Fontaine) and Joy Rinaldi (Betty Rizzo, Cha-Cha Di Gregorio, Frenchy, Jan, Marty, Miss Lynch, Patty Simcox, Sandy Dumbrowski)
Theatre World
nominee 1972 Award [recipient]
Adrienne Barbeau
Tony Award®
 1972 Best Musical [nominee]
Produced by Kenneth Waissman and Maxine Fox
 1972 Best Book of a Musical [nominee]
Book by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
 1972 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Barry Bostwick
 1972 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Timothy Meyers
 1972 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Adrienne Barbeau
 1972 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Carrie F. Robbins
 1972 Best Choreography [nominee]
Patricia Birch
Drama Desk Award
winner 1972 Outstanding Choreography [winner]
Patricia Birch
winner 1972 Most Promising Costume Design [winner]
Costume Design by Carrie F. Robbins
music by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey; lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
ACT 1Sung By
Alma Mater Miss Lynch, Patty Simcox and Eugene Florczyk
Alma Mater Parody Pink Ladies and Burger Palace Boys
Summer Nights Sandy Dumbrowski, Danny Zuko, Pink Ladies and Burger Palace Boys
Those Magic Changes Doody, Burger Palace Boys and Pink Ladies
Freddy, My Love Marty, Jan, Frenchy and Betty Rizzo
Greased Lightning Kenickie and Burger Palace Boys
Mooning Roger and Jan
Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee Betty Rizzo
We Go Together Pink Ladies and Burger Palace Boys
ACT 2Sung By
Shakin' at the High School Hop Company
It's Raining on Prom Night Sandy Dumbrowski
Shakin' at the High School Hop (Reprise)Company
Born to Hand Jive Johnny Casino and Company
Beauty School Dropout Teen Angel, Frenchy and Company
Alone at a Drive in Movie Danny Zuko and Burger Palace Boys
Rock N'Roll Party Queen Doody and Roger
There are Worse Things I Could Do Betty Rizzo
Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee (Reprise)Sandy Dumbrowski
All Choked Up Sandy Dumbrowski, Danny Zuko and Company
We Go Together (Reprise)Company