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I Remember Mama   

 
Majestic Theatre , (5/31/1979 - 9/02/1979)
First Preview:Apr 26, 1979 Total Previews:40
Opening Date:May 31, 1979   
Closing Date:Sep 02, 1979 Total Performances:108

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: San Francisco. Summer and Fall of 1910.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen and Hildy Parks; Co - Producer: Roy A. Somlyo
Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Martin Charnin; Book by Thomas Meehan; Additional lyrics by Raymond Jessel; Based on the play "I Remember Mama" by John Van Druten; Based on stories by Kathryn Forbes; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Musical Director: Jay Blackton; Vocal arrangements by Jay Blackton; Dance arrangements by Jay Blackton, Allen Cohen and Uel Wade
Directed by Cy Feuer; Musical Staging by Danny Daniels
Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Roger Morgan; Sound Design by Otts Munderloh; Hair Design by J. Roy Helland
Company Manager: Charles Willard
Production Supervisor: Jerry Adler; Stage Manager: Robert Bennett; Assistant Stage Mgr: Christopher Cohen; Technical Coordinator: Arthur Siccardi
Music Contractor: John Monaco; Assistant Conductor: Robert Stanley
General Press Representative: David A. Powers; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Photographer: Martha Swope; Casting: Meg Simon; Animal Trainer: Steve McAuliffe
Cast
Liv Ullmann Mama
George Hearn Papa
George S. Irving Uncle Chris
Austin Colyer Steiner Street Neighbor
John Dorrin Steiner Street Neighbor
Dick Ensslen Mr. McGuire
Betty Ann Grove Aunt Sigrid
Mickey Gunnersen Steiner Street Neighbor
Daniel Harnett Steiner Street Neighbor
Sigrid Heath Nurse
Carrie Horner Christine
Elizabeth Hubbard Aunt Trina
Myvanwy Jenn Dame Sybil Fitzgibbons
Danny Joel Steiner Street Neighbor
Jan Kasni Steiner Street Neighbor
Tara Kennedy Dagmar
Kevin Marcum Steiner Street Neighbor
Richard Maxon Steiner Street Neighbor
Janet McCall Lucie
Marisa Morell Steiner Street Neighbor
Stan Page Doctor Anderson
Frank Pietri Steiner Street Neighbor
Cathy Rice Alternate
Armin Shimerman Mr. Thorkelson
Maureen Silliman Katrine
Kristen Vigard Johanne
Arthur Whitfield Alternate
Dolores Wilson Aunt Jenny
Elissa Wolfe Steiner Street Neighbor
Ian Ziering Nils
Understudies: Austin Colyer (Mr. McGuire), Dick Ensslen (Uncle Chris), Daniel Harnett (Nils), Sigrid Heath (Aunt Sigrid), Myvanwy Jenn (Aunt Jenny), Janet McCall (Aunt Trina, Dame Sybil Fitzgibbons), Marisa Morell (Dagmar), Stan Page (Papa), Kristen Vigard (Katrine), Arthur Whitfield (Mr. Thorkelson) and Elissa Wolfe (Christine, Johanne)
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Martin Charnin
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
I Remember Mama Katrine
A Little Bit More
(lyrics by Raymond Jessel)
Mama, Papa and Children
A Writer Writes at Night Katrine and Mama
Ev'ry Day (Comes Something Beautiful) Mama and Company
The Hardangerfjord Company
You Could Not Please Me More (choreographed by Graciela Daniele) Papa and Mama
Uncle Chris
(lyrics by Raymond Jessel)
Aunts
Easy Come, Easy Go
(lyrics by Raymond Jessel)
Uncle Chris and Friends
It Is Not the End of the World Family
ACT 2Sung By
Mama Always Makes it Better Children
Lars,Lars
(lyrics by Raymond Jessel)
Mama
Fair Trade Dame Sybil Fitzgibbons, Mama and Friends
It's Going to Be Good to Be Gone Uncle Chris
Time Mama
I Remember Mama (Reprise)Katrine