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1600 Pennsylvania Avenue    A Musical About the Problems of Housekeeping

Mark Hellinger Theatre, (5/04/1976 - 5/08/1976)
First Preview: Apr 21, 1976 Total Previews: 13
Opening Date: May 04, 1976    
Closing Date: May 08, 1976 Total Performances: 7

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Roger L. Stevens and Robert Whitehead; Produced by arrangement with Saint Subber; Associate Producer: Alan Jay Lerner Productions, Inc. and Ambergris Corporation
Book by Alan Jay Lerner; Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner; Music by Leonard Bernstein; Musical Director: Roland Gagnon; Music orchestrated by Sid Ramin and Hershy Kay
Co - Director: Gilbert Moses and George Faison; Co - Choreographer: Gilbert Moses and George Faison
Scenery Supervised by Kert Lundell; Costumes Supervised by Whitney Blausen and Dona Granata; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser; Sound Design by John McClure; Hair Design by Werner Sherer
General Manager: Oscar E. Olesen; Company Manager: James Walsh
Production Stage Manager: William Dodds; Stage Manager: Marnel Sumner and Michael Turque
General Press Representative: Seymour Krawitz; Casting Director: Terry Fay; Casting: Doris Blum; Production Coordinator: Doris Blum; Dance Captain: Al Perryman; Advertising: Mike Mones and Blaine-Thompson; Photographer: Sy Friedman
Cast
Ken Howard
The President
Gilbert Price
Lud
Patricia Routledge
The President's Wife
Emily Yancy
Seena
Jo-Ann Baldo
Dancing Ensemble
Clyde-Jacques Barrett
Dancing Ensemble
Raymond Bazemore
Henry
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Joella Breedlove
Dancing Ensemble
Elaine Bunse
Singing Ensemble
Nancy Callman
Singing Ensemble
Richard Chappell
Connecticut
The Thirteen Delegates
Pratt
The British
Singing Ensemble
Walter Charles
New Jersey
The Thirteen Delegates
Ordway
The British
Singing Ensemble
Guy Costley
Little Lud
Raymond Cox
Maryland
The Thirteen Delegates
Glieg
The British
Singing Ensemble
J.T. Cromwell
New Hampshire
The Thirteen Delegates
Scott
The British
Singing Ensemble
Allyne DeChalus
Dancing Ensemble
Ralph Farnworth
Pennsylvania
The Thirteen Delegates
Beth Fowler
Singing Ensemble
Linda Griffin
Dancing Ensemble
Carl Hall
Coley
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Bob Heath
Dancing Ensemble
Louise Heath
Sally
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Bruce A. Hubbard
Rev. Bushrod
Singing Ensemble
Kris Karlowski
Singing Ensemble
Urylee Leonardos
Rachel
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Michael Lichtefeld
Dancing Ensemble
Joyce MacDonald
Singing Ensemble
Héctor Jaime Mercado
Dancing Ensemble
Diana Mirras
Dancing Ensemble
Janette Moody
Joby
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Richard Muenz
South Carolina
The Thirteen Delegates
Budgen
The British
Singing Ensemble
Alexander Orfaly
Delaware
The Thirteen Delegates
Maitland
The British
Cleveland Pennington
Dancing Ensemble
Al Perryman
Dancing Ensemble
Sharon Powers
Singing Ensemble
Cornel J. Richie
Jim
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Randolph Riscol
Georgia
The Thirteen Delegates
Royal Visitor
Singing Ensemble
Renee Rose
Dancing Ensemble
Howard Ross
Massachusetts
The Thirteen Delegates
Broom
The Staff
Secretary of the Senate
Juliet Seignious
Dancing Ensemble
Reid Shelton
New York
The Thirteen Delegates
Cockburn
Senator Roscoe Conkling
Thomas J. Stanton
Dancing Ensemble
Edwin Steffe
Virginia
The Thirteen Delegates
Ross
The British
James Hoban
Judge
Clayton Strange
Dancing Ensemble
Martha Thigpen
Singing Ensemble
David E. Thomas
The Stage Manager
Mimi B. Wallace
Dancing Ensemble
Lee Winston
Rhode Island
The Thirteen Delegates
Barker
The British
Auctioneer
Mr. Henry
Babcock
Singing Ensemble
John Witham
North Carolina
The Thirteen Delegates
Pimms
The British
Swings: Leah Randolph and Martial Roumain
Understudies: J. Edwards Adams (Lud), Richard Chappell (The President), Beth Fowler (The President's Wife), Louise Heath (Seena) and Karl M. Horton (Little Lud)
Drama Desk Award
1976 Outstanding Music and Lyrics [nominee]
Music bymusic only Leonard Bernstein

ACT 1 Sung By
Rehearse! The President, The President's Wife, Lud, Seena and Company
If I Was a Dove Little Lud
On Ten Square Miles by the Potomac River Washinton and Delegates
Welcome Home Miz Adams Henry (The Staff), Rachel (The Staff) and Staff
Take Care of This House John Adams, Abigail Adams, Little Lud and Staff
The President Jefferson Sunday Luncheon Party March Jefferson, Little Lud and Guests
Seena Lud
Sonatina Cockburn, Officers and Citizens
I Love My Wife Lud, Seena and Staff
Auctions Auctioneer
The Little White Lie James and Eliza Monroe
Auctions Buyers
We Must Have a Ball Buchanan
The Ball Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Forty Acres and a Mule Staff
Bright and Black Seena and Staff
Duet for One (The First Lady of the Land) Julia Grant, Lucy Hayes and Company
The Robber-Baron Minstrel Parade Minstrels
Pity the Poor Minstrels
The Red White and Blues Minstrels
I Love This Land The President
Rehearse! (Reprise) Company