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Nederlander Theatre , (4/29/1996 - 9/07/2008)
First Preview:Apr 16, 1996 Total Previews:16
Opening Date:Apr 29, 1996   
Closing Date:Sep 07, 2008 Total Performances:5123

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: East Village, New York City.


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James M. Nederlander: Chairman; Robert E. Nederlander: President; James L. Nederlander: Executive Vice-President)
Produced by Jeffrey Seller, Kevin McCollum, Allan S. Gordon and New York Theatre Workshop
Music by Jonathan Larson; Lyrics by Jonathan Larson; Book by Jonathan Larson; Music arranged by Steve Skinner; Additional arrangements by Tim Weil; Additional lyrics for "Santa Fe" and "La Vie Boheme/I Should Tell You" by Billy Aronson; Original concept: Billy Aronson
Directed by Michael Greif; Choreographed by Marlies Yearby
Scenic Design by Paul Clay; Costume Design by Angel Wendt; Lighting Design by Blake Burba; Sound Design by Kurt Fischer; Wig, Hair and Make-Up Designer: David Santana
General Manager: Emanuel Azenberg and John S. Corker
Technical Supervisor: Unitech Productions, Inc.; Production Stage Manager: John Vivian; Stage Manager: Crystal Huntington
Musical Supervisor: Tim Weil; Conducted by Tim Weil; Associate Conductor: Daniel A. Weiss; Keyboards: Tim Weil; Bass: Steve Mack; Guitar: Kenny Brescia; Drums: Jeffrey Potter; Piano/Synthesizer/Organ, Electric & acoustic Guitar: Daniel A. Weiss; Music Preparation: Eva Gianono
Film by Tony Gerber
Press Representative: Richard Kornberg and Don Summa; Casting: Bernard Telsey Casting, Inc.; Dramaturg: Lynn M. Thomson; Production Coordinator: Susan White; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.
Cast
Gilles Chiasson
Broadway Debut
Steve, man with squeegee, a waiter, and others
Taye Diggs Benjamin Coffin III
Wilson Jermaine Heredia
Broadway Debut
Angel Schunard
Rodney Hicks
Broadway Debut
Paul, a cop, and others
Kristen Lee Kelly
Broadway Debut
Mark's mom, and others (Apr 16, 1996 - Dec 28, 1997)
Jesse L. Martin Tom Collins
Idina Menzel
Broadway Debut
Maureen Johnson
Aiko Nakasone Alexi Darling, Roger's mom, and others
Timothy Britten Parker Gordon, the man, Mr. Grey, and others
Adam Pascal
Broadway Debut
Roger Davis
Anthony Rapp Mark Cohen
Daphne Rubin-Vega
Broadway Debut
Mimi Marquez
Gwen Stewart Mrs. Jefferson, woman with bags, and others
Byron Utley Christmas caroler, Mr. Jefferson, a pastor and others
Fredi Walker
Broadway Debut
Joanne Jefferson
Swings: Yassmin Alers, Darius de Haas, Shelley Dickinson, David Driver, Mark Setlock and Simone
Understudies: Yassmin Alers (Maureen Johnson, Mimi Marquez), Gilles Chiasson (Mark Cohen, Roger Davis), Darius de Haas (Angel Schunard, Benjamin Coffin III, Tom Collins), Shelley Dickinson (Joanne Jefferson), David Driver (Mark Cohen, Roger Davis), Rodney Hicks (Benjamin Coffin III), Kristen Lee Kelly (Maureen Johnson), Mark Setlock (Angel Schunard), Simone (Joanne Jefferson, Mimi Marquez) and Byron Utley (Tom Collins)
Tony Award®
winner 1996 Best Musical [winner]
Produced by Jeffrey Seller, Kevin McCollum, Allan S. Gordon and New York Theatre Workshop
winner 1996 Best Book of a Musical [winner]
Book by Jonathan Larson
winner 1996 Best Original Score [winner]
Music by Jonathan Larson; Lyrics by Jonathan Larson
 1996 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Adam Pascal
 1996 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Daphne Rubin-Vega
winner 1996 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Wilson Jermaine Heredia
 1996 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Idina Menzel
 1996 Best Lighting Design [nominee]
Blake Burba
 1996 Best Choreography [nominee]
Marlies Yearby
 1996 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
Michael Greif
Drama Desk Award
winner 1996 Outstanding Musical [winner]
Produced by Jeffrey Seller, Kevin McCollum, Allan S. Gordon and New York Theatre Workshop
winner 1996 Outstanding Book [winner]
Book by Jonathan Larson
 1996 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Adam Pascal
 1996 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Daphne Rubin-Vega
winner 1996 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Wilson Jermaine Heredia
 1996 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee]
Directed by Michael Greif
winner 1996 Outstanding Orchestrations [winner]
Steve Skinner
winner 1996 Outstanding Lyrics [winner]
Lyrics by Jonathan Larson
winner 1996 Outstanding Music [winner]
Music by Jonathan Larson
 1996 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee]
Angel Wendt
Pulitzer Prize
winner 1996 for Drama [winner]
Music by Jonathan Larson; Lyrics by Jonathan Larson; Book by Jonathan Larson
Theatre World
nominee 1996 Award [recipient]
Adam Pascal
nominee 1996 Award [recipient]
Daphne Rubin-Vega
music by Jonathan Larson; lyrics by Jonathan Larson
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Tune Up/Voice Mail #1 Mark Cohen, Roger Davis, Mrs. Cohen, Tom Collins and Benjamin Coffin III
Rent The Company
You Okay Honey? Angel Schunard and Tom Collins
One Song Glory Roger Davis
Light My Candle Roger Davis and Mimi Marquez
Voice Mail #2 Mr & Mrs. Jefferson
Today 4 U Angel Schunard
You'll See Benjamin Coffin III, Mark Cohen, Tom Collins, Roger Davis and Angel Schunard
Tango: Maureen Mark Cohen and Joanne Jefferson
Life Support Paul, Gordon and The Company
Out Tonight Mimi Marquez
Another Day Roger Davis, Mimi Marquez and The Company
Will I? The Company
On the Street The Company
Sante Fe
(lyrics by Jonathan Larson and Billy Aronson)
Tom Collins and The Company
We're Okay Joanne Jefferson
I'll Cover You Angel Schunard and Tom Collins
Christmas Bells The Company
Over the Moon Maureen Johnson
La Vie Boheme/I Should Tell You
(lyrics by Jonathan Larson and Billy Aronson)
The Company
ACT 2Sung By
Seasons of Love The Company
Happy New Year/Voice Mail #3 Mimi Marquez, Roger Davis, Mark Cohen, Maureen Johnson, Joanne Jefferson, Tom Collins, Angel Schunard, Mrs. Cohen, Alexi Darling and Benjamin Coffin III
Take Me or Leave Me Maureen Johnson and Joanne Jefferson
Without You Roger Davis and Mimi Marquez
Voice Mail #4 Alexi Darling
Contact The Company
I'll Cover You (Reprise)Tom Collins and The Company
Halloween Mark Cohen
Goodbye, Love Mark Cohen, Mimi Marquez, Roger Davis, Maureen Johnson, Joanne Jefferson, Tom Collins and Benjamin Coffin III
What You Own Pastor, Mark Cohen, Tom Collins, Benjamin Coffin III and Roger Davis
Voice Mail #5 Roger's Mom, Mimi's Mom, Mr. Jefferson and Mrs. Cohen
Finale/Your Eyes Roger Davis and The Company