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Oklahoma!   

 
Palace Theatre, (12/13/1979 - 8/24/1980)
First Preview: Dec 06, 1979 Total Previews: 9
Opening Date: Dec 13, 1979    
Closing Date: Aug 24, 1980 Total Performances: 293

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Indian territory (now Oklahoma) just after the turn of the century.



Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Zev Bufman and James M. Nederlander; Produced in association with Donald C. Carter
Book by Oscar Hammerstein II; Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II; Based on "Green Grow The Lilacs" by Lynn Riggs; Musical Director: Jay Blackton
Directed by William Hammerstein; Choreographed by Agnes De Mille; Miss De Mille's choreography recreated by Gemze de Lappe; Tap sequences by Miriam Nelson; Rope sequences by Montie Montana
Scenic Design by Michael J. Hotopp and Paul dePass; Costume Design by Bill Hargate; Lighting Design by Thomas Skelton; Hair Design by Alan D'Angerio; Make-Up Design by Barbara Kelly
General Manager: Theatre Now, Inc.; Company Manager: James Awe; Associate Gen. Mgr: Charlotte Wilcox
Production Stage Manager: Bob D. Bernard; Stage Manager: Elise Warner; Assistant Stage Mgr: Philip Rash
Orchestra Personnel Supervisor: Earl Shendell; Assistant Conductor: Robert Stanley; Rehearsal Pianist: Scott Oakley and Mark Goodman
Casting: Julie Hughes and Barry Moss; General Press Representative: Fred Nathan; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Photographer: Martha Swope and Jason Respini
Cast
Christine AndreasLaurey
Laurence GuittardCurly
Mary WickesAunt Eller
Bruce AdlerAli Hakim
Christine EbersoleAdo Annie Carnes
Harry GroenerWill Parker
Philip RashAndrew Carnes
Singing Ensemble
Martin VidnovicJud Fry
Eric AaronDancing Ensemble
Sydney AndersonLaurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Singing Ensemble
Brian BullardDancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Phillip CandlerDancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Stephen CrainSlim
Singing Ensemble
Judy EpsteinDream Child
Dancing Ensemble
David EvansDream Curly
Dancing Ensemble
Lorraine ForemanSinging Ensemble
Tonda HannumLaurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Louise HickeyDream Laurey
Dancing Ensemble
Nick JolleyCord Elam
Singing Ensemble
John KildahlSinging Ensemble
Kristina KoebelLaurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Gina MartinSwing Dancer
Jessica MolaskeySinging Ensemble
Leslie MorrisLaurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Joel T. MyersSinging Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Michael PageDancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Robert RayIke Skidmore
Singing Ensemble
Patti RossOne of Jud's Postcards
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Kevin RyanDancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Anthony SantiagoDream Jud
Dancing Ensemble
Ilene StricklerOne of Jud's Postcards
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Robert SullivanDancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Martha TraverseGertie Cummings
Laurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Singing Ensemble
Susan WhelanOne of Jud's Postcards
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
M. Lynne WienekeSinging Ensemble
Jerry ZiajaSwing Dancer
Swings: Eric Aaron, Brian Bullard, Phillip Candler, Joel T. Myers, Michael Page, Kevin Ryan and Robert Sullivan
Standby: Robertson Carricart (Ali Hakim)
Understudies: Eric Aaron (Will Parker), Sydney Anderson (Ado Annie Carnes), Phillip Candler (Dream Jud), Stephen Crain (Curly), Lorraine Foreman (Aunt Eller), Nick Jolley (Andrew Carnes), John Kildahl (Jud Fry), Leslie Morris (Dream Laurey), Robert Sullivan (Dream Curly) and M. Lynne Wieneke (Laurey)
Tony Award®
 1980 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Christine Andreas
 1980 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Harry Groener
Theatre World
winner 1980 Award [recipient] 
  Harry Groener
Drama Desk Award
 1980 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Harry Groener
 1980 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Martin Vidnovic
ACT 1 Sung By
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'Curly
The Surrey with the Fringe on TopCurly, Laurey and Aunt Eller
Kansas CityWill Parker, Aunt Eller and Boys
I Can't Say NoAdo Annie Carnes
Many a New DayLaurey, Girls and Girl Who Falls Down
It's a Scandal! It's an Outrage!Ali Hakim and Boys
People Will SayCurly and Laurey
Pore JudCurly and Jud Fry
Lonely RoomJud Fry
Out of My DreamsLaurey and Girls
Laurey Makes up Her Mind (ballet)Laurey, Curly, Jud Fry, Child, Jud's Post Cards, Laurey's Friends and Cowboys
ACT 2 Sung By
The Farmer and the CowboyAndrew Carnes, Aunt Eller, Curly, Will Parker, Ike Skidmore, Ado Annie Carnes, Slim and Ensemble
All 'Er Nothin'Ado Annie Carnes and Will Parker
People Will Say (Reprise) Curly and Laurey
Oklahoma!Curly, Laurey, Aunt Eller, Ike Skidmore and Ensemble
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' (Reprise) Laurey, Curly and Ensemble
FinaleEnsemble