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Passion   

 
Plymouth Theatre, (5/09/1994 - 1/07/1995)
First Preview: Mar 24, 1994 Total Previews: 52
Opening Date: May 09, 1994    
Closing Date: Jan 07, 1995 Total Performances: 280

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: Milan and a remote Italian military outpost, 1863.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President), Capital Cities / ABC Inc., Roger Berlind and Scott Rudin; Produced by arrangement with Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer)
Music by Stephen Sondheim; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Book by James Lapine; Based on the film "Passione d'Amore" directed by Ettore Scola; Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick; Musical Director: Paul Gemignani
Directed by James Lapine; Associate Director: Jane Comfort
Scenic Design by Adrianne Lobel; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Beverly Emmons; Sound Design by Otts Munderloh; Hair Design by Phyllis Della
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc.; Company Manager: Nina Skriloff; Associate Co. Mgr: Elizabeth M. Blitzer
Production Stage Manager: Beverley Randolph; Technical Supervisor: Fred J. Gallo, Jr.
Conducted by Paul Gemignani; Associate Conductor: Nick Archer; Keyboard: Paul Ford
LCT Artistic Associate: Ira Weitzman; Casting: Wendy Ettinger; Press Representative: Philip Rinaldi Publicity; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Dialect Coach: Deborah Hecht
Cast
Donna MurphyFosca
Jere SheaGiorgio
Tom AldredgeDoctor Tambourri
Linda BalgordFosca's Mother
George DvorskyPrivate Augenti
Gregg EdelmanColonel Ricci
Cris GroenendaalMajor Rizzolli
Juliet LambertMistress
Marin MazzieClara
Marcus OlsonSergeant Lombardi
William ParryLieutenant Barri
Matthew PorrettaLudovic
Francis RuivivarLieutenant Torasso
John Leslie WolfeFosca's Father
Understudies: Linda Balgord (Fosca), Gibby Brand (Doctor Tambourri, Fosca's Father, Private Augenti, Sergeant Lombardi), George Dvorsky (Giorgio, Ludovic), Colleen Fitzpatrick (Clara, Fosca, Fosca's Mother, Mistress), Juliet Lambert (Clara), Frank Lombardi (Private Augenti), William Parry (Colonel Ricci), Matthew Porretta (Giorgio) and John Leslie Wolfe (Lieutenant Barri, Lieutenant Torasso, Major Rizzolli, Sergeant Lombardi)
Tony Award®
winner 1994 Best Musical [winner] 
 Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President) , Capital Cities / ABC Inc. , Roger Berlind and Scott Rudin
winner 1994 Best Book of a Musical [winner] 
 Book by James Lapine
winner 1994 Best Original Score [winner] 
 Music by Stephen Sondheim ;  Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
 1994 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Jere Shea
winner 1994 Best Actress in a Musical [winner] 
  Donna Murphy
 1994 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Tom Aldredge
 1994 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Marin Mazzie
 1994 Best Costume Design [nominee] 
  Jane Greenwood
 1994 Best Lighting Design [nominee] 
  Beverly Emmons
 1994 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 
  James Lapine
Drama Desk Award
winner 1994 Outstanding Musical [winner] 
 Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President) , Capital Cities / ABC Inc. , Roger Berlind and Scott Rudin
winner 1994 Outstanding Book [winner] 
 Book by James Lapine
 1994 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Jere Shea
winner 1994 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [winner] 
  Donna Murphy
 1994 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee] 
 Directed by James Lapine
winner 1994 Outstanding Orchestrations [winner] 
  Jonathan Tunick
winner 1994 Outstanding Lyrics [winner] 
 Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
winner 1994 Outstanding Music [winner] 
 Music by Stephen Sondheim
 1994 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Jane Greenwood
 1994 Outstanding Lighting Design [nominee] 
  Beverly Emmons
 1994 Outstanding Set Design [nominee] 
 Scenic Design by Adrianne Lobel
Theatre World
winner 1994 Award [recipient] 
  Jere Shea
music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
HappinessClara and Giorgio
First LetterClara, Giorgio, Doctor Tambourri and Colonel Ricci
Second LetterClara and Giorgio
Third LetterClara, Giorgio and Soldiers
Fourth LetterClara and Giorgio
I ReadFosca
TransitionGiorgio and Men
Garden SequenceGiorgio and Fosca
TransitionSoldiers
TrioFosca, Giorgio and Clara
TransitionAttendants
Soldiers' GossipSoldiers
I Wish I Could Forget YouFosca and Giorgio
Soldiers' GossipSoldiers
FlashbackFosca, Colonel Ricci, Fosca's Mother, Fosca's Father, Ludovic and Mistress
Sunrise LetterClara and Giorgio
Is This What You Call Love?Giorgio
Soldiers' GossipSoldiers
TransitionMajor Rizzolli
Forty DaysClara
Loving YouFosca
TransitionWoman and Man
Soldiers' GossipSoldiers
Letter from ClaraClara
Christmas Carol (in Italian)Lieutenant Torasso
Farewell LetterClara and Giorgio
No One Has Ever Loved MeGiorgio and Fosca
FinaleCompany