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A Catered Affair   

Walter Kerr Theatre, (4/17/2008 - 7/27/2008)
First Preview: Mar 25, 2008 Total Previews: 25
Opening Date: Apr 17, 2008    
Closing Date: Jul 27, 2008 Total Performances: 116

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Bronx, New York, the morning after Memorial Day and onward, 1953.

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Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director; Jordan Roth: Vice President)
Produced by Jujamcyn Theaters (Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director; Jordan Roth: Vice President), Jordan Roth, Harvey Entertainment, Ron Fierstein, Richie Jackson, Daryl Roth, John O'Boyle, Ricky Stevens, Davis-Tolentino, Barbra Russell and Ron Sharpe; Produced in association with The Frankel-Baruch-Viertel-Routh Group, Broadway Across America, True Love Productions, Inc., Rick Steiner, Osher/Staton/Bell/Mayerson Group and Jan Kallish; Associate Producer: Rhoda Mayerson and Stacey Mindich
World Premiere at the Old Globe Theatre (Jack O'Brien, Artistic Director; Louis G. Spisto, Executive Director)
Book by Harvey Fierstein; Music by John Bucchino; Lyrics by John Bucchino; Based on the Turner Entertainment motion picture written by Gore Vidal; Original Teleplay by Paddy Chayefsky; Musical Director: Constantine Kitsopoulos; Music arranged by Constantine Kitsopoulos; Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick
Directed by John Doyle; Associate Director: Adam John Hunter
Scenic Design by David Gallo; Costume Design by Ann Hould-Ward; Lighting Design by Brian MacDevitt; Sound Design by Dan Moses Schreier; Projection Design by Zachary Borovay; Hair Design by David H. Lawrence; Associate Scenic Design: Josh Zangen; Associate Costume Design: Sidney Shannon; Associate Lighting Design: Jennifer Schriever; Associate Sound Design: David Bullard; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone
General Manager: Alan Wasser and Allan Williams; Associate Gen. Mgr: Aaron Lustbader; Company Manager: Penelope Daulton
Production Manager: Juniper Street Productions; Production Stage Manager: Adam John Hunter; Stage Manager: Claudia Lynch
Conducted by Constantine Kitsopoulos; Associate Conductor: Ethyl Will; Piano Ethyl Will; Violin 1/Concertmaster: Dale Stuckenbruck; Violin 2: Elizabeth Lim-Dutton; Viola: Kenneth Burward-Hoy; Cello: Susannah Chapman; Acoustic bass: John Arbo; Reed 1 (Flute/Piccolo/Clarinet/Alto saxophone/Alto flute): James Ercole; Reed 2 (Clarinet/Bass clarinet/Bassoon): Don McGeen; Trumpet/Flugelhorn: Neil Balm; Timpani/Drum set/Mallet/Toys: Dean Witten; Musical Coordinator: John Miller
General Press Representative: O&M Co.; Casting: Telsey + Company; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Marketing: Type A Marketing; Dialect and Vocal Coach Deborah Hecht
Harvey FiersteinUncle Winston
Faith PrinceAggie
Tom WopatTom Hurley
Matt CavenaughRalph Halloran
Leslie KritzerJane Hurley
Philip HoffmanSam
Mr. Halloran
Katie KlausAlice
Army Sergeant
Heather MacRaeDolores
Lori WilnerPasha
Mrs. Halloran
Kristine ZbornikMyra
Wedding Dress Saleswoman
Understudies: Jennifer Allen (Aggie, Caterer, Dolores, Mrs. Halloran, Myra, Pasha, Wedding Dress Saleswoman), Philip Hoffman (Tom Hurley), Katie Klaus (Jane Hurley), Britta Ollman (Alice, Army Sergeant, Jane Hurley), Matthew Scott (Ralph Halloran), Lori Wilner (Aggie) and Mark Zimmerman (Sam, Tom Hurley, Uncle Winston)
Tony Award®
 2008 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Tom Wopat
 2008 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Faith Prince
 2008 Best Orchestrations [nominee] 
  Jonathan Tunick
Drama Desk Award
 2008 Outstanding Musical [nominee] 
 Produced by Jujamcyn Theaters (Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director; Jordan Roth: Vice President) , Jordan Roth , Harvey Entertainment , Ron Fierstein , Richie Jackson , Daryl Roth , John O'Boyle , Ricky Stevens , Davis-Tolentino , Barbra Russell and Ron Sharpe ;  Produced in association with The Frankel-Baruch-Viertel-Routh Group , Broadway Across America , True Love Productions, Inc. , Rick Steiner , Osher/Staton/Bell/Mayerson Group and Jan Kallish
 2008 Outstanding Book of a Musical [nominee] 
 Book by Harvey Fierstein
 2008 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Faith Prince
 2008 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Tom Wopat
 2008 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Leslie Kritzer
 2008 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee] 
  Jonathan Tunick
 2008 Outstanding Lyrics [nominee] 
 Lyrics by John Bucchino
 2008 Outstanding Music [nominee] 
 Music by John Bucchino
 2008 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Ann Hould-Ward
 2008 Outstanding Set Design of a Musical [nominee] 
 Scenic Design by David Gallo
 2008 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee] 
 Directed by John Doyle
 2008 Outstanding Projection and Video Design [nominee] 
 Projection Design by Zachary Borovay
music by John Bucchino; lyrics by John Bucchino
PartnersTom Hurley, Sam, Ralph Halloran and Jane Hurley
Ralph and MeJane Hurley
Women ChatterMyra, Pasha and Dolores
No FussAggie
Your Children's HappinessMr. Halloran and Mrs. Halloran
Immediate FamilyUncle Winston
Our Only DaughterAggie
Women Chatter 2Dolores, Pasha and Uncle Winston
One White DressJane Hurley and Aggie
Don't Ever Stop Saying "I Love You"Jane Hurley and Ralph Halloran
I StayedTom Hurley
Married (Reprise) Aggie
Coney IslandUncle Winston
Don't Ever Stop Saying "I Love You" (Reprise) Ralph Halloran, Jane Hurley and Tom Hurley
Coney Island (Reprise) Uncle Winston and Company