Opening Date
Nov 18, 2010
Closing Date
Jan 09, 2011
1st Preview
Oct 23, 2010
1st Preview
Oct 23, 2010


Vivian Beaumont Theatre
(Nov 18, 2010 - Jan 09, 2011)

New Orleans and other locations in Europe and America, 1801-1806

Written by John Guare; Original Music by Jeanine Tesori
Directed by George C. Wolfe; Choreographed by Hope Clarke; Assistant Director: Saheem Ali
Scenic Design by David Rockwell; Costume Design by Ann Hould-Ward; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Projection Design by Batwin & Robin Productions, Inc.; Sound Design by Scott Stauffer; Make-Up Design by Cynthia Demand; Associate Scenic Design: Dick Jaris; Assistant Scenic Design: T.J. Greenway and Todd Potter; Assistant Costume Design: Christopher Vergara; Assistant Lighting Design: Patricia Nichols and Dan Ozminkowski; Assistant Sound Design: Benjamin Furiga and Bridget O'Connor
LCT General Manager: Adam Siegel; Company Manager: Jessica Perlmeter Cochrane; Associate Gen. Mgr: Jessica Niebanck; Associate Co. Mgr: Daniel Hoyos
Stage Manager: Gwendolyn M. Gilliam; Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Kevin Bertolacci
LCT Director of Casting: Daniel Swee; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; LCT Director of Marketing: Linda Mason Ross; General Press Representative: Philip Rinaldi Publicity; LCT Director of Development: Hattie K. Jutagir; Dialect Coach: Deborah Hecht; Fight direction by Thomas Schall; Photographer: T. Charles Erickson; Video Services: Fresh Produce Productions; Videographer: Frank Basile; Poster Artwork for 'A Free Man of Color' by James McMullan
Jacques Cornet
Margery Jolicoeur
a country wife
Cupidon Murmur
Cornet's slave
Toussaint Louverture
Haitian revolutionary
Bonaparte's foreign minister
Zeus-Marie Pincepoosse
Cornet's half-brother
Slave of New Orleans
Count Achille Creux
Remy Dorilante
James Monroe
Future President
Mrs. Sparks
Sparks's wife
The Infanta
Mme. Mandragola
Doña Polissena
Creux's wife, a scientist
Robert Livingston
Minister to France
Meriwether Lewis
Jefferson's secretary
Doña Athene
Cornet's wife
Slave of New Orleans
Bonaparte's wife
Doña Smeralda
Toubib's wife
Dr. Toubib
Thomas Jefferson
General LeClerc
Bonaparte's brother-in-law
King Carlos Cuarto
Toubib's slave
Mme. Dorilante
Remy's wife
Slave of New Orleans
Toubib's slave
Jonathan Sparks
Major Walter Reed
Napoleon Bonaparte
Intendante Juan Ventura Morales
Lord Harcourt
LeClerc's Captain
Georges Feydeau
Lady Harcourt
Slave of New Orleans
Slave of New Orleans
Understudies: Ashley Bryant (Melpomene, Mme. Dorilante, Leda), Rosal Colón (Josephine, Doña Smeralda), Stephanie DiMaggio (Doña Athene, Mrs. Sparks, Euterpe, Calliope, Terpsichore, The Infanta, Lady Harcourt), Kyle Fabel (Intendante Juan Ventura Morales, Remy Dorilante, Jonathan Sparks, Napoleon Bonaparte, Major Walter Reed), Derric Harris (Alcibiade, Orphee), David Graham Jones (Lord Harcourt, Pythagore, Meriwether Lewis, James Monroe, General LeClerc, King Carlos Cuarto, Georges Feydeau, LeClerc's Captain), David Manis (Mercure, Count Achille Creux, Thomas Jefferson), Howard W. Overshown (Jacques Cornet), Teyonnah Parris (Margery Jolicoeur), Postell Pringle (Cupidon Murmur, Toussaint Louverture), Wendy Rich Stetson (Mme. Mandragola, Doña Polissena, Robert Livingston) and David Emerson Toney (Dr. Toubib)

Pulitzer Prize


for Drama

2011 Nominee
Written by John Guare

Drama Desk Award


Outstanding Costume Design

2011 Nominee
Costume Design by Ann Hould-Ward
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.

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