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Imperial Theatre , (4/24/2012 - 6/15/2013)
First Preview:Mar 29, 2012 Total Previews:27
Opening Date:Apr 24, 2012   
Closing Date:Jun 15, 2013 Total Performances:478

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: July, 1927. Long Island, New York.


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
Produced by Scott Landis, Roger Berlind, Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, Standing CO Vation, Candy Spelling, Freddy DeMann, Ronald Frankel, Harold Newman, Jon B. Platt, Raise the Roof 8, Takonkiet Viravan, William Berlind/Ed Burke, Carole L. Haber/Susan Carusi, Buddy and Barbara Freitag/Sanford Robertson, Jim Herbert/Under the Wire, Emanuel Azenberg and The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
Music by George Gershwin; Lyrics by Ira Gershwin; Book by Joe DiPietro; Inspired by material by Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse; Music orchestrated by Bill Elliott; Musical Director: Tom Murray
Directed by Kathleen Marshall; Choreographed by Kathleen Marshall; Associate Director: Marc Bruni; Associate Choreographer: David Eggers
Scenic Design by Derek McLane; Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz; Lighting Design by Peter Kaczorowski; Sound Design by Brian Ronan; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Projection Design by Alexander V. Nichols; Associate Scenic Design: Shoko Kambara; Associate Costume Design: Amy Clark; Associate Lighting Design: Paul Toben; Associate Sound Design: Cody Spencer
General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd. (General Managers: Jeff Wilson, Wendy Orshan; Associate General Manager: Elie Landau); Company Manager: Thom Clay; Associate Co. Mgr: Kevin Beebee
Technical Director: Neil Mazzella; Production Stage Manager: Bonnie L. Becker; Technical Supervisor: Hudson Theatrical Associates, Peter Fulbright, Tech Production Services, Inc. and James Kolpin; Stage Manager: Charles Underhill
Musical Supervisor: David Chase; Musical Coordinator: Seymour "Red" Press; Conducted by Tom Murray; Associate Conductor: Shawn Gough; Violin: Paul Woodiel; Woodwinds: Ralph Olsen, Todd Groves, Richard A. Heckman and Jay Brandford; Trumpet: Robert Millikan, Brian Pareshi and Shawn Edmonds; Trombone: Clint Sharman, Jason Jackson and Jack Schatz; Keyboard: Shawn Gough and Joseph Joubert; Drums: Eric Poland; Percussion: Andrew Blanco; Guitar: James Hershman; Bass: Richard Sarpola
Casting: Binder Casting, Jay Binder and Jack Bowdan; General Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Advertising: Serino/Coyne; Marketing: Serino/Coyne; Digital Outreach & Website: Serino/Coyne; Dance Captain: Jason DePinto; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Cast
Matthew Broderick Jimmy Winter
Kelli O'Hara Billie Bendix (Mar 29, 2012 - Mar 24, 2013)
Terry Beaver Senator Max Evergreen (Mar 29, 2012 - Mar 24, 2013)
Robyn Hurder Jeannie Muldoon
Judy Kaye Duchess Estonia Dulworth
Stanley Wayne Mathis Chief Berry (Mar 29, 2012 - Mar 24, 2013)
Michael McGrath Cookie McGee (Mar 29, 2012 - Jan 06, 2013)
Estelle Parsons Millicent Winter (Mar 29, 2012 - Dec 16, 2012)
Chris Sullivan Duke Mahoney
Jennifer Laura Thompson Eileen Evergreen
Cameron Adams Olive
Clyde Alves Elliot
Kimberly Fauré Dottie
Robert Hartwell Slim
Stephanie Martignetti Midge
Barrett Martin Fletcher
Adam Perry Edgar
Jeffrey Schecter Floyd
Joey Sorge Vic
Samantha Sturm Alice
Kristen Beth Williams Rosie
Candice Marie Woods Flo
Swings: Kaitlyn Davidson and Jason DePinto
Standbys: Michael X. Martin (Chief Berry, Cookie McGee, Duke Mahoney, Senator Max Evergreen) and Jennifer Smith (Duchess Estonia Dulworth, Millicent Winter)
Understudies: Cameron Adams (Billie Bendix), Kimberly Fauré (Eileen Evergreen, Jeannie Muldoon), Stephanie Martignetti (Billie Bendix), Jeffrey Schecter (Chief Berry, Cookie McGee), Joey Sorge (Jimmy Winter) and Kristen Beth Williams (Duchess Estonia Dulworth, Eileen Evergreen, Jeannie Muldoon)
Tony Award®
 2012 Best Musical [nominee]
Produced by Scott Landis, Roger Berlind, Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, Standing CO Vation, Candy Spelling, Freddy DeMann, Ronald Frankel, Harold Newman, Jon B. Platt, Raise the Roof 8, Takonkiet Viravan, William Berlind/Ed Burke, Carole L. Haber/Susan Carusi, Buddy and Barbara Freitag/Sanford Robertson, Jim Herbert/Under the Wire, Emanuel Azenberg and The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
 2012 Best Book of a Musical [nominee]
Book by Joe DiPietro
 2012 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical [nominee]
Kelli O'Hara
winner 2012 Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical [winner]
Michael McGrath
winner 2012 Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical [winner]
Judy Kaye
 2012 Best Choreography [nominee]
Kathleen Marshall
 2012 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
Kathleen Marshall
 2012 Best Orchestrations [nominee]
Bill Elliott
 2012 Best Costume Design of a Musical [nominee]
Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz
 2012 Best Sound Design of a Musical [nominee]
Sound Design by Brian Ronan
Drama Desk Award
 2012 Outstanding Musical [nominee]
Produced by Scott Landis, Roger Berlind, Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, Standing CO Vation, Freddy DeMann, Ronald Frankel, Harold Newman, Jon B. Platt, Raise the Roof 8, Takonkiet Viravan, William Berlind/Ed Burke, Carole L. Haber/Susan Carusi and Buddy and Barbara Freitag/Sanford Robertson
winner 2012 Outstanding Book of a Musical [winner]
Book by Joe DiPietro
 2012 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Kelli O'Hara
winner 2012 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Michael McGrath
winner 2012 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [winner]
Judy Kaye
 2012 Outstanding Choreography [nominee]
Kathleen Marshall
 2012 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee]
Bill Elliott
 2012 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee]
Martin Pakledinaz
 2012 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee]
Directed by Kathleen Marshall
music by George Gershwin; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Sweet and Lowdown Jimmy Winter, Jeannie Muldoon, Chorus Girls and Society Guys
Nice Work If You Can Get It Jimmy Winter and Billie Bendix
Nice Work If You Can Get It (Reprise)Billie Bendix
Demon Rum Duchess Estonia Dulworth, Chief Berry, Senator Max Evergreen and Vice Squad
Someone to Watch Over Me Billie Bendix
Delishious Eileen Evergreen, Bubble Girls and Boys
I've Got to Be There Jimmy Winter, Jeannie Muldoon and Chorus Girls
I've Got to Be There (Reprise)Jeannie Muldoon and Chorus Girls
Treat Me Rough Billie Bendix
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off Jimmy Winter, Billie Bendix and Chief Berry
Do It Again
(lyrics by Buddy DeSylva)
Jeannie Muldoon and Duke Mahoney
'S Wonderful Jimmy Winter and Billie Bendix
Fascinating Rhythm Jimmy Winter, Cookie McGee and Company
ACT 2Sung By
Lady Be Good Orchestra
But Not for Me Billie Bendix
By Strauss Duchess Estonia Dulworth
Sweet and Lowdown (Reprise)Cookie McGee
Do, Do, Do Jimmy Winter, Elliot, Vic and Floyd
Hangin' Around With You Billie Bendix
Looking for a Boy Duchess Estonia Dulworth and Cookie McGee
Blah, Blah, Blah Duke Mahoney and Jeannie Muldoon
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off (Reprise)Billie Bendix and Jimmy Winter
Will You Remember Me? Billie Bendix and Jimmy Winter
I've Got to Be There (Reprise)Chorus Girls and Vice Squad
I've Got a Crush on You Eileen Evergreen, Chorus Girls and Vice Squad
Blah, Blah, Blah (Reprise)Jeannie Muldoon and Duke Mahoney
Looking for a Boy (Reprise)Cookie McGee and Duchess Estonia Dulworth
Delishious (Reprise)Chief Berry and Eileen Evergreen
Someone to Watch Over Me (Reprise)Jimmy Winter and Billie Bendix
They All Laughed Full Company