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Virginia Theatre , (5/12/1988 - 5/15/1988)
First Preview:Apr 28, 1988 Total Previews:16
Opening Date:May 12, 1988   
Closing Date:May 15, 1988 Total Performances:5

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (James H. Binger: Chairman; Rocco Landesman: President)
Produced by Friedrich Kurz and The Royal Shakespeare Company (Terry Hands, Artistic Director); Produced in association with Whitecap Productions, Inc. and Martin Barandes
Based on the novel by Stephen King; Music by Michael Gore; Lyrics by Dean Pitchford; Book by Lawrence D. Cohen; Music orchestrated by Anders Eljas, Harold Wheeler and Michael Starobin; Musical Director: Paul Schwartz
Directed by Terry Hands; Choreographed by Debbie Allen; Assistant Director: Louis W. Scheeder
Scenic Design by Ralph Koltai; Costume Design by Alexander Reid; Lighting Design by Terry Hands; Sound Design by Martin Levan
General Manager: Waissman and Buckley Associates; Company Manager: Michael Lonergan
Production Stage Manager: Joe Lorden; Production Manager: Simon Opie; Stage Manager: Jeremy Sturt and Jack Gianino; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ed Fitzgerald
Musical Supervisor: Harold Wheeler; Associate Conductor: Gregory Dlugos; Music Contractor: Mel Rodnon Music Management, Inc.; Electronic Music Consultant: Andrew Barrett; Alto Sax: William Kerr; Tenor Sax: Robert Steen and Kenneth Dybisz; Trumpet: Scott De Ogburn, David Brown and Phil Granger; French Horn: David Smith; Trombone: Birch Johnson; Bass Trombone: John Gale; Violin: Katsuko Esaki, Martin Agee, Karl Kawahara and Carol Pool; Viola: Jenny Hansen and Richard Spencer; Cello: Diane Chaplin and Francesca Vanasco; Keyboard: Keith Phillips and Gregory Dlugos; Guitar: Andy Schwartz; Electric Bass: Stuart Woods; Drums: Brake Brake; Percussion: Thad Wheeler
Magic Consultant: Ali Bongo
Casting: Lyons/Isaacson; General Press Representative: PMK Public Relations; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Logo Design by Dewynters, Limited; Production Photographer: Peter Cunningham
Betty Buckley Margaret White
Linzi Hateley
Broadway debut
Carrie White
Jamie Beth Chandler Jamie
Gary Co-burn Gary
Catherine Coffey Cath
Kevin Coyne Kevin
Charlotte d'Amboise Chris
David Danns David
Matthew Dickens Matthew
Michèle Du Verney Michèle
Eric Gilliom Eric
Paul Gyngell Tommy
Michelle Hodgson Shelly
Rosemarie Jackson Rose
Kenny Linden Kenny
Kelly Littlefield
Broadway debut
Madeleine Loftin Maddy
Darlene Love Miss Gardner
Joey McKneely Joey
Michelle Nelson Michelle
Mary Ann Oedy
Broadway debut
Mary Ann
Gene Anthony Ray Billy
Mark Santoro Mark
Christopher Solari Christopher
Suzanne Maria Thomas Squeezie
Sally Ann Triplett Sue
Scott Wise Scott
Swings: Mary Ann Lamb and Darryl Eric Tribble
Standbys: Audrey Lavine (Margaret White) and Lillias White (Miss Gardner)
Understudies: Jamie Beth Chandler (Sue), Catherine Coffey (Sue), David Danns (Billy, David), Matthew Dickens (Tommy), Rosemarie Jackson (Carrie White), Kenny Linden (Tommy), Mary Ann Oedy (Chris) and Christopher Solari (Billy)
Theatre World
nominee 1988 Award [recipient]
Linzi Hateley
music by Michael Gore; lyrics by Dean Pitchford
ACT 1Sung By
In Miss Gardner and Girls
Dream On Girls and Carrie White
Carrie Carrie White
Open Your Heart Margaret White and Carrie White
And Eve Was Weak Margaret White and Carrie White
Don't Waste the Moon Sue, Tommy, Chris, Billy, Girls and Boys
Evening Prayers Carrie White and Margaret White
Unsuspecting Hearts Miss Gardner and Carrie White
Do Me a Favor Sue, Tommy, Chris, Billy, Girls and Boys
I Remember How Those Boys Could Dance Margaret White
ACT 2Sung By
Out for Blood Chris, Billy and Boys
It Hurts To Be Strong Sue
I'm Not Alone Carrie White
When There's No One Margaret White
Wotta Night Girls and Boys
Unsuspecting Hearts (Reprise)Miss Gardner and Carrie White
Heaven Tommy, Sue, Miss Gardner, Carrie White, Margaret White, Girls and Boys
Alma Mater Girls, Boys and Miss Gardner
The Destruction Carrie White
Carrie (Reprise)Margaret White