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Baby It's You!   

 
Broadhurst Theatre , (4/27/2011 - 9/04/2011)
First Preview:Mar 27, 2011 Total Previews:33
Opening Date:Apr 27, 2011   
Closing Date:Sep 04, 2011 Total Performances:148

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: 1958 - 1965. Passaic, New Jersey and New York City.


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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
Produced by Warner Bros.Theatre Ventures, Inc. and American Pop Anthology; Produced in association with Universal Music Group and Pasadena Playhouse (Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director; Stephen Eich, Executive Director); Producer for American Pop Anthology: Jonathan Sanger; Consulting Producer: Richard Perry
Originally produced by Pasadena Playhouse (Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director; Stephen Eich, Executive Director)
Book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott; Conceived by Floyd Mutrux; Musical Director: Shelton Becton ; Music orchestrated by Don Sebesky; Music arranged by Rahn Coleman
Directed by Floyd Mutrux and Sheldon Epps; Choreographed by Birgitte Mutrux
Scenic Design by Anna Louizos; Costume Design by Lizz Wolf; Lighting Design by Howell Binkley; Sound Design by Carl Casella; Projection Design by Jason H. Thompson; Hair and Wig Design by David H. Lawrence; Automated Lighting Programmer: David Arch; Associate Scenic Design: Aimee B. Dombo and Jeremy W. Foil; Associate Costume Design: Sarah Sophia Lidz; Associate Lighting Design: Ryan O'Gara; Associate Sound Design: Wallace Flories
General Manager: Alan Wasser, Allan Williams and Aaron Lustbader; Company Manager: Mathew Sherr
Technical Director: Brian Lynch; Production Stage Manager: Joshua Halperin; Stage Manager: Matthew Aaron Stern
Conducted by Shelton Becton ; Associate Conductor: Joel Scott; Reeds: Tom Murray; Trumpet/Flugel: Ravi Best; Drums: Raymond Pounds; Electric Bass: Francisco Centeno; Guitar: Michael Aarons; Percussion: Charles Descarfino; Synth 1: Shelton Becton ; Synth 2: Joel Scott; Musical Supervisor: Rahn Coleman; Synthesizer Programmer: Karl Mansfield; Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman and Katharine Edmonds
Casting: Telsey + Company; Dance Captain: Erica Dorfler; Press Representative: The Hartman Group; Marketing Direction: Type A Marketing and Anne Rippey; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Photographer: Ari Mintz
Cast
Geno Henderson
Broadway debut
Jocko
Chuck Jackson
Ronald Isley
Bass Man
Gene Chandler
Beth Leavel Florence Greenberg
Allan Louis
Broadway debut
Luther Dixon
Erica Ash
Broadway debut
Micki
Romantic
Dionne Warwick
Kelli Barrett Mary Jane Greenberg
Lesley Gore
Kyra Da Costa Beverly
Ruby
Erica Dorfler Schoolyard Dancer
Millie
Jahi A. Kearse Schoolyard Dancer
Crystal Starr Knighton
Broadway debut
Doris
Romantic
Barry Pearl Bernie Greenberg
Milt Gabler
Bass Man
Christina Sajous Shirley
Brandon Uranowitz
Broadway debut
Stanley Greenberg
Murray Schwartz
Johnny Cymbal
Kingsman
Understudies: Erica Ash (Shirley), Alison Cimmet (Florence Greenberg ), Erica Dorfler (Beverly, Bobbette, Doris, Romantic, Ruby, Shirley), Berlando Drake (Beverly, Bobbette, Dionne Warwick, Micki , Millie, Ruby, Schoolyard Dancer, Shirley), Adam Heller (Bass Man, Bernie Greenberg, Milt Gabler), Jahi A. Kearse (Bass Man, Chuck Jackson, Doo-Wopper, Drifter, Gene Chandler, Jocko, Luther Dixon, Ronald Isley), Annette Moore (Beverly, Bobbette, Dionne Warwick, Doris, Micki , Millie, Romantic, Ruby, Schoolyard Dancer), Zachary Prince (Cascade, Johnny Cymbal, Kingsman, Murray Schwartz, Stanley Greenberg), Ken Robinson (Bass Man, Chuck Jackson, Doo-Wopper, Drifter, Gene Chandler, Jocko, Luther Dixon, Ronald Isley) and Chelsea Morgan Stock (Lesley Gore, Mary Jane Greenberg)
Tony Award®
 2011 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical [nominee]
Beth Leavel
Drama Desk Award
 2011 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Beth Leavel

ACT 1Sung By
Mr. Lee
(music by Reather E. Dixon, Helen Gathers, Jannie Pought, Laura E. Webb and Emma Ruth Pought; lyrics by Reather E. Dixon, Helen Gathers, Jannie Pought, Laura E. Webb and Emma Ruth Pought)
The Company
Book of Love
(music by Warren Davis, George Malone and Charles Patrick; lyrics by Warren Davis, George Malone and Charles Patrick)
The Company
Rockin' Robin The Company
Dance With Me
(music by Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Lewis Lebish, George Treadwell and Irving Nahan; lyrics by Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Lewis Lebish, George Treadwell and Irving Nahan)
The Company
Mama Said
(music by Luther Dixon and Willie Denson; lyrics by Luther Dixon and Willie Denson)
Florence
Yakety Yak
(music by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller; lyrics by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller)
Bernie
Get a Job
(music by Earl Beal, Richard Lewis, Raymond Edwards and William Horton; lyrics by Earl Beal, Richard Lewis, Raymond Edwards and William Horton)
Stanley
The Stroll
(music by Nancy Lee Ericksen and Clyde Lovern Otis; lyrics by Nancy Lee Ericksen and Clyde Lovern Otis)
The Band
I Met Him on a Sunday
(music by Ronde Ronde, Shirley Owens, Addie Harris, Doris Coley and Beverly Lee; lyrics by Ronde Ronde, Shirley Owens, Addie Harris, Doris Coley and Beverly Lee)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Dedicated to the One I Love
(music by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling; lyrics by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling)
Florence, Stan, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Sixteen Candles
(music by Luther Dixon and Allyson Khent; lyrics by Luther Dixon and Allyson Khent)
Florence
Tonight's the Night
(music by Luther Dixon and Shirley Owens; lyrics by Luther Dixon and Shirley Owens)
Luther, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Dedicated to the One I Love (Reprise)
(music by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling; lyrics by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling)
Florence and Stanley
Since I Don't Have You
(music by Joe Rock and James Beaumont & The Skyliners; lyrics by Joe Rock and James Beaumont & The Skyliners)
Chuck Jackson
Big John
(music by John Patton and Amiel Sommers; lyrics by John Patton and Amiel Sommers)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
He's So Fine
(music by Ronald Mack; lyrics by Ronald Mack)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Soldier Boy
(music by Florence Green and Luther Dixon; lyrics by Florence Green and Luther Dixon)
Florence, Luther, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Dedicated to the One I Love (Reprise)
(music by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling; lyrics by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
ACT 2Sung By
Shout
(music by Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley and O'Kelly Isley; lyrics by Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley and O'Kelly Isley)
Ron Isley, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Twist And Shout
(music by Bert Berns and Phil Medley; lyrics by Bert Berns and Phil Medley)
Ron Isley, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Mama Said
(music by Luther Dixon and Willie Denson; lyrics by Luther Dixon and Willie Denson)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris, Micki , Luther and Florence
Mr. Bassman
(music by Johnny Cymbal; lyrics by Johnny Cymbal)
Johnny Cymbal and Bass Men
Duke of Earl
(music by Eugene Dixon, Bernice Williams and Earl Edwards; lyrics by Eugene Dixon, Bernice Williams and Earl Edwards)
Gene Chandler, Shirley, Micki , Beverly and Doris
Foolish Little Girl
(music by Howard Greenfield and Helen Miller; lyrics by Howard Greenfield and Helen Miller)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
It's My Party
(music by Herb Weiner, Seymour Gottlieb, John Gluck, Jr. and Wally Gold; lyrics by Herb Weiner, Seymour Gottlieb, John Gluck, Jr. and Wally Gold)
Lesley Gore
Our Day Will Come
(music by Mort Garson; lyrics by Bob Hilliard)
Ruby and The Romantics
The Dark End of the Street
(music by Dan Penn and Chips Moman; lyrics by Dan Penn and Chips Moman)
Luther, Florence, Chuck Jackson and Shirley
Rhythm of the Rain
(music by John C. Gummoe; lyrics by John C. Gummoe)
Stanley, Mary Jane and Florence
You're So Fine
(music by Lance Finnie and Willie Schoefield; lyrics by Lance Finnie and Willie Schoefield)
Chuck Jackson, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Hey Paula
(music by Ray Hildebrand; lyrics by Ray Hildebrand)
Chuck Jackson, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Louie, Louie
(music by Richard Berry; lyrics by Richard Berry)
Kingsman, Chuck Jackson, Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
You Really Got a Hold on Me
(music by Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Smokey Robinson)
Chuck Jackson, Beverly, Shirley, Micki , Doris, Mary Jane and Florence
Baby It's You
(music by Barney Williams, Mack David and Burt Bacharach; lyrics by Barney Williams, Mack David and Burt Bacharach)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris, Micki , Florence and Luther
Any Day Now
(music by Bob Hilliard and Burt Bacharach; lyrics by Bob Hilliard and Burt Bacharach)
Chuck Jackson
A Thing of the Past
(music by Irwin Levin and Robert Brass; lyrics by Irwin Levin and Robert Brass)
Beverly, Micki and Shirley
Don't Make Me Over
(music by Burt Bacharach and Bob Hilliard; lyrics by Burt Bacharach and Bob Hilliard)
Dionne Warwick and Florence
Walk on By
(music by Burt Bacharach and Hal David; lyrics by Burt Bacharach and Hal David)
Dionne Warwick, Florence and Luther
Baby It's You (Reprise)
(music by Barney Williams, Mack David and Burt Bacharach; lyrics by Barney Williams, Mack David and Burt Bacharach)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Tonight's the Night (Reprise)
(music by Luther Dixon and Shirley Owens; lyrics by Luther Dixon and Shirley Owens)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris and Micki
Dedicated to the One I Love (Reprise)
(music by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling; lyrics by Ralph Bass and Lowman Pauling)
Shirley, Beverly, Doris, Micki and Florence
I Say a Little Prayer
(music by Burt Bacharach and Hal David; lyrics by Burt Bacharach and Hal David)
The Company