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Nederlander Theatre , (5/12/1981 - 6/30/1982)
First Preview:Apr 30, 1981 Total Previews:13
Opening Date:May 12, 1981   
Closing Date:Jun 30, 1982 Total Performances:333

Category: Special, Concert, Original, Broadway


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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by James M. Nederlander, Michael Frazier and Fred Walker; Produced in association with Sherman Sneed and Jack Lawrence; Miss Horne's appearance by arrangement with Sherman Sneed and Ralph Harris
Musical Director: Harold Wheeler
Staged by Arthur Faria
Scenic Design by David Gropman; Costume Design by Stanley Simmons; Miss Horne's Wardrobe by Georgio Sant'Angelo; Lighting Design by Thomas Skelton; Hair Design by Phyllis Della; Sound Design by Bob Maybaum
General Manager: James Walsh; Company Manager: Sheila R. Phillips
Production Stage Manager: Joe Lorden; Stage Manager: Jack Gianino
Conducted by Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson; Music Consultant: Luther Henderson; Drums - Lena's Trio: Grady Tate; Guitar - Lena's Trio: Steve Bargonetti; Bass - Lena's Trio: Bob Cranshaw; Musician: Cecil Bridgewater, Glenn Drewes, Frank Gordon, Peter Gordon, Craig S. Harris, Jack Jeffers, J.D. Parran, Jr., Roger Rosenberg, Mort Silver, Warren Smith, Linda Twine and Harold Vick
Piano by Baldwin
Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Dance Captain: Peter Oliver-Norman; General Press Representative: Solters / Roskin / Friedman, Inc.; Photographer: Martha Swope
Cast
Lena Horne Performer
Claire Bathé Performer
Deborah Lynn Bridges Performer Alternate
Vondie Curtis-Hall Performer
Tyra Ferrell Performer
Peter Oliver-Norman Performer Alternate
Tony Award®
nominee 1981 Special Award [recipient]
Lena Horne
Drama Desk Award
 1981 Outstanding Musical [nominee]
Produced by James M. Nederlander, Michael Frazier and Fred Walker; Produced in association with Sherman Sneed
winner 1981 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [winner]
Lena Horne
 1981 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee]
Staged by Arthur Faria
 1981 Outstanding Lighting Design [nominee]
Thomas Skelton