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Ambassador Theatre , (4/08/1985 - 7/21/1985)
First Preview:Feb 21, 1985 Total Previews:53
Opening Date:Apr 08, 1985   
Closing Date:Jul 21, 1985 Total Performances:120

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Setting: The action takes place here and now...and in the days of beehives and 45s.

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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Elizabeth I. McCann, Nelle Nugent, Francine LeFrak, Clive Davis, John Hart Associates, Inc., Roger H. Hess and Richard M. Kagan
Musical Director: Jimmy Vivino; Vocal arrangements by Marc Shaiman; Dance arrangements by Timothy Graphenreed; Liner Notes by Anne Beatts; Additional Material by Jack Heifner; Based on an original concept by Melanie Mintz; Opening dance sequence composed by Harold Wheeler; Opening dance sequence orchestrated by Harold Wheeler; Featuring songs by Ellie Greenwich, Jeff Barry, Phil Spector, Tony Powers, George "Shadow" Morton, Jeff Kent and Ellen Foley; Featuring songs with lyrics by Ellie Greenwich, Jeff Barry, Phil Spector, Tony Powers, George "Shadow" Morton, Jeff Kent and Ellen Foley
Directed by Michael Peters; Choreographed by Michael Peters
Scenic Design by Tony Walton; Costume Design by Robert De Mora; Lighting Design by Pamela Cooper; Sound Design by Abe Jacob; Hair Design by Phyllis Della
General Manager: McCann & Nugent Productions, Inc.; Company Manager: Susan Gustafson; Business Manager: Daniel Kearns
Production Stage Manager: William Dodds; Stage Manager: Kenneth Hanson
Music adapted by Jimmy Vivino; Musical Coordinator: Mel Rodnon; Conducted by Jimmy Vivino; Associate Conductor: Daryl Waters
Special Effects by Chic Silber
Assistant to the Director: Geneva Burke; General Press Representative: Solters / Roskin / Friedman, Inc.; Dance Captain: Keith McDaniel; Production Coordinator: Mary T. Nealon; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne / Fisher; Photographer: Martha Swope; Production Logo and Playbill Cover Design by Tony Walton; Casting: Julie Hughes and Barry Moss
Ellie Greenwich Ellie Greenwich (1980's)
Patrick Cassidy Jeff Barry
Dinah Manoff Young Ellie Greenwich (1960s)
Dennis Bailey Gus Sharkey
Shirley Black-Brown Dance Couple - Woman
Pattie Darcy Lounge Singer
Annie Golden Annie Golden
Christopher Gregory Ensemble
Jasmine Guy Mickey
Danny Herman Ensemble
Lon Hoyt Ensemble
Darlene Love Darlene Love
Keith McDaniel Dance Couple - Man
Jodi Moccia Ensemble
Peter Neptune D.J. Voice
Zora Rasmussen Rosie
Ellie's Mother
Joey Sheck Ensemble
Gina Taylor Gina
Barbara Yeager Shelley
Understudies: Pattie Darcy (Young Ellie Greenwich (1960s)), Lisa Grant (Ensemble), Jasmine Guy (Annie Golden), Kevyn Morrow (Ensemble), Peter Neptune (Jeff Barry), Zora Rasmussen (Ellie Greenwich (1980's)), Joey Sheck (Gus Sharkey) and Gina Taylor (Darlene Love)