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Home Sweet Homer   
A musical romantic comedy

Palace Theatre, (1/04/1976 - 1/04/1976)
First Preview: Dec 26, 1975 Total Previews: 11
Opening Date: Jan 04, 1976    
Closing Date: Jan 04, 1976 Total Performances: 1

Category: Musical, Romantic Comedy, Original, Broadway

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Music by Mitch Leigh; Book by Roland Kibbee and Albert Marre; Lyrics by Charles Burr and Forman Brown; Musical Director: Ross Reimueller; Music orchestrated by Buryl Red
Directed by Albert Marre; Musical Staging by Albert Marre; Choreographic Assistant: Michael Mann
Scenic Design by Howard Bay; Lighting Design by Howard Bay; Costume Design by Howard Bay and Ray Diffen
General Manager: Wolsk & Azenberg
Stage Manager: Patrick Horrigan and Gregory A. Hirsch
Musical Coordinator: Earl Shendell; Associate Conductor: Terrill Jory
General Press Representative: Betty Lee Hunt Associates, Inc.; Casting: Dwight Frye; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company; Press Representative: Ruth Cage
Yul BrynnerOdysseus
Joan DienerPenelope
Odysseus' wife
Russ ThackerTelemachus
Odysseus' son
John AristidesPimteus
suitor of Penelope
Daniel BrownEurymachus
suitor of Penelope
Diana DavilaNausikaa
King Alkinoos' daughter
Brian DestazioLeokritos
suitor of Penelope
Les FreedPolybos
suitor of Penelope
Darel GlaserKerux
Bill MackeyKtesippos
suitor of Penelope
P. J. MannDektai Evdomi
The Seventeenth
Bill NabelMelios
suitor of Penelope
Shev RodgersKing Alkinoos
Cecile SantosMelantho
handmaiden of Nausikaa
Suzanne SponslerTherapina
handmaiden of Nausikaa
Ian SullivanPilokrates
suitor of Penelope
Christine UchidaHippodameia
handmaiden of Nausikaa
Martin VidnovicAntinous
suitor of Penelope
Swings: Linda Byrne
Standby: Karen Shepard (Penelope)
Understudies: Daniel Brown (Antinous), Darel Glaser (Telemachus), Shev Rodgers (Odysseus), Suzanne Sponsler (Nausikaa) and Ian Sullivan (King Alkinoos)
music by Mitch Leigh; lyrics by Charles Burr and Forman Brown
ACT 1 Sung By
The SorceressPenelope (Odysseus' wife) and Suitors
The DepartureOdysseus and Dektai Evdomi (The Seventeenth)
Home Sweet HomerOdysseus
The BallNausikaa (King Alkinoos' daughter) and Handmaidens
How Could I Dare to DreamOdysseus and Telemachus (Odysseus' son)
I Never Imagined GoodbyePenelope (Odysseus' wife)
Love Is the PrizeOdysseus
Penelope's HandAntinous (suitor of Penelope)
He Will Come Home AgainTelemachus (Odysseus' son)
Did He Really ThinkPenelope (Odysseus' wife)
I Was WrongOdysseus
The RosePenelope (Odysseus' wife)
TomorrowAntinous (suitor of Penelope) and Suitors
The ContestOdysseus, Telemachus (Odysseus' son), Antinous (suitor of Penelope) and Suitors