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Pacific Overtures   

Studio 54, (12/02/2004 - 1/30/2005)
First Preview: Nov 12, 2004 Total Previews: 24
Opening Date: Dec 02, 2004    
Closing Date: Jan 30, 2005 Total Performances: 69

Category: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Japan, 1853-Present.

Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director; Ellen Richard: Managing Director; Julia C. Levy: Executive Director of External Affairs; Gene Feist: Founding Director); House Manager: LaConya Robinson
Produced by The Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director; Ellen Richard: Managing Director; Julia C. Levy: Executive Director of External Affairs; Gene Feist: Founding Director); Produced in association with Gorgeous Entertainment
Music by Stephen Sondheim; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Book by John Weidman; Additional Material by Hugh Wheeler; Musical Director: Paul Gemignani; Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick
Directed by Amon Miyamoto; Assistant Director: Scott Smith; Choreographed by Amon Miyamoto; Associate Choreographer: Darren Lee
Set and Mask Design: Rumi Matsui; Costume Design by Junko Koshino; Costume Associate: Maiko Matsushima; Lighting Design by Brian MacDevitt; Associate Lighting Design: Anne McMills; Assistant Lighting Design: Rachel Eichorn; Moving Light Programmer: David Arch; Sound Design by Dan Moses Schreier; Associate Sound Design: David Bullard
Executive Producer: Sydney Beers; Roundabout General Manager: Sydney Beers; Company Manager: Nichole Larson
Roundabout Technical Supervisor: Steve Beers; Production Stage Manager: Arthur Gaffin; Stage Manager: Kenneth McGee and Justin Scribner
Conducted by Paul Gemignani; Associate Conductor: Mark Mitchell; Flute / Clarinet: Dennis Anderson; Cello: Deborah Assael-Migliore; Synthesizer #1: Paul Ford; Synthesizer #2: Mark Mitchell; Percussion #1: Paul Pizzuti; Violin / Viola: Suzanne Ornstein; Percussion #2: Thad Wheeler
Associate Artistic Dir: Scott Ellis; Casting: Jim Carnahan; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Dance Captain: Darren Lee; Assistant Dance Captain: Mayumi Omagari; Fight direction by Kuzuki Takase; Assistant to the Fight Director: Yoshihisa Kuwayama; Roundabout Director of Marketing: David B. Steffen; Dramaturg to the Director: Mariko Kojima; Production Assistant: Brendan Clifford and Sara S. Sahin
B.D. WongReciter
Evan D'AngelesObserver
British Admiral
Joseph Anthony ForondaThief
Yoko Fumoto
Broadway debut
Kayama's Wife
Alvin Y. F. IngShogun's Mother
Old Man
Fred Isozaki
Broadway debut
Francis JueMadam
Dutch Admiral
Darren LeeAmerican Admiral
Hoon LeeSailor
Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry
Lord of the South
Michael K. LeeKayama
Ming LeeCouncilor
Emperor Priest
Telly LeungBoy
Shogun's Companion
Paolo MontalbanManjiro
Alan MuraokaCouncilor
Mayumi Omagari
Broadway debut
Kanagawa Girl
Daniel Jay Park
Broadway debut
Kanagawa Girl
French Admiral
Hazel Anne Raymundo
Broadway debut
Shogun's Wife
Kanagawa Girl
Sab ShimonoLord Abe
Yuka TakaraSon
Shogun's Wife's Servant
Kanagawa Girl
Scott WatanabeFisherman
Russian Admiral
Older Swordsman
Samurai Bodyguard
Swings: Eric Bondoc, Rick Edinger and Kim Varhola
Understudies: Eric Bondoc (American Admiral, Boy, Councilor, Emperor Priest, French Admiral, Kanagawa Girl, Noble, Observer, Officer, Priest, Sailor, Shogun's Companion), Rick Edinger (British Admiral, Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry, Councilor, Fisherman, Grandmother, Lord of the South, Merchant, Observer, Officer, Old Man, Older Swordsman, Physician, Russian Admiral, Sailor, Shogun's Mother, Warrior), Joseph Anthony Foronda (Reciter), Fred Isozaki (Fisherman, Older Swordsman, Physician, Russian Admiral, Samurai, Soothsayer, Storyteller, Thief), Darren Lee (Manjiro), Hoon Lee (British Admiral, Observer, Officer, Samurai, Soothsayer, Storyteller, Thief, Warrior), Ming Lee (Lord Abe, Old Man, Shogun's Mother), Telly Leung (Kayama), Alan Muraoka (Dutch Admiral, Madam), Daniel Jay Park (Sailor) and Kim Varhola (Daughter, Kanagawa Girl, Shogun's Wife, Shogun's Wife's Servant, Son, Tamate)
Tony Award®
 2005 Best Revival of a Musical [nominee] 
 Produced by The Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director; Ellen Richard: Managing Director; Julia C. Levy: Executive Director of External Affairs; Gene Feist: Founding Director) ;  Produced in association with Gorgeous Entertainment
 2005 Best Orchestrations [nominee] 
  Jonathan Tunick
 2005 Best Scenic Design of a Musical [nominee] 
 Set and Mask Design: Rumi Matsui
 2005 Best Costume Design of a Musical [nominee] 
 Costume Design by Junko Koshino
music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
ACT 1 Sung By
The Advantages of Floating in the Middle of the SeaReciter and Company
There Is No Other WayObservers
Four Black DragonsFisherman, Thief, Reciter and Company
Chrysanthemum TeaShogun, Shogun's Mother, Shogun's Wife, Soothsayer, Priests, Shogun's Companion, Physician and Shogun's Wife's Servant
I Will Make a PoemKayama and Manjiro
Welcome To KanagawaMadam and Girls
Someone in a TreeOld Man, Reciter, Boy and Warrior
Lion DanceCompany
ACT 2 Sung By
Please Hello!Lord Abe, Reciter, American Admiral, British Admiral, Dutch Admiral, Russian Admiral and French Admiral
A Bowler HatKayama
Pretty LadySailors
NextReciter and Company