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Minskoff Theatre, (4/30/1981 - 5/03/1981)
First Preview: Apr 16, 1981 Total Previews: 16
Opening Date: Apr 30, 1981    
Closing Date: May 03, 1981 Total Performances: 5

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Paris, 1893.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Minskoff Organization; Theatre Operated by The Nederlander Organization
Produced by James M. Nederlander, Arthur Rubin, Jerome Minskoff, Stewart F. Lane, Carole J. Shorenstein and Charles D. Kelman
Book by Abe Burrows; Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Musical Director: Stanley Lebowsky; Vocal arrangements by Stanley Lebowsky; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Dance arrangments and new dance music by Donald York
Directed by Abe Burrows; Entire productions staged and choreographed by Roland Petit
Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Franca Squarciapino; Lighting Design by Thomas Skelton; Sound Design by Larry Spurgeon; Hair Design by Ronald De Mann; Miss Jeanmaire's dresses by Denise Fougerolle and Hector Pasquale
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss and Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc.; Company Manager: Duke Kant
Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Stage Manager: Nate Barnett; Assistant Stage Mgr: Sherry Lambert
Music Contractor: Earl Shendell; Associate Conductor: Nick Archer
Costume Supervisor: Patricia Adshead; General Press Representative: The Merlin Group, Ltd.; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates; Casting: The Nederlander Organization and Richard Vos
Cast
Ron Husmann
Judge Aristide Forestier
Zizi Jeanmaire
La Mome Pistache
The Snake
Avery Schreiber
Boris Adzinidzinadze
Darrell Barnett
Adam
Ensemble
Tom Batten
Court President
Henri Marceaux
Monarchist
Prosecutor
Dennis Batutis
Policeman
The Snake
Patron
Ensemble
Luigi Bonino
Apache Leader
Tommy Breslin
Policeman
Etienne
David Brooks
Judge Paul Barriere
Deborah Carlson
Model
Ensemble
Pam Cecil
Ensemble
Joe Cusanelli
Bailiff
Tabac Waiter
Chief Justice
Michael Dantuono
Hercule
John Dolf
Policeman
Ensemble
James Dunne
Photographer
Ensemble
Edyie Fleming
Ensemble
Nealey Gilbert
Patron
Ensemble
Mitchell Greenberg
Theophile
Linda Haberman
Ensemble
Nancy Hess
Ensemble
Brenda Holmes
Ensemble
James Horvath
The Snake
Ensemble
Donna King
Mimi
Ensemble
Manette LaChance
Ensemble
Steven LaChance
The Snake
Ensemble
Kevin McCready
Policeman
The Snake
Ensemble
Meredith McIver
Ensemble
Gail Pennington
Ensemble
Rosemary Rado
Ensemble
John Remme
Policeman
Second Waiter
Jailer
Daryl Richardson
Ensemble
Gregory Schanuel
Ensemble
Pamela Sousa
Claudine
Eve
"The Garden of Eden"
Swen Swenson
Hilaire Jussac
Linda Von Germer
Ensemble
Swings: Kim Noor and Bob Renny
Understudies: Tom Batten (Judge Paul Barriere), Joe Cusanelli (Hercule), Michael Dantuono (Judge Aristide Forestier), Mitchell Greenberg (Boris Adzinidzinadze), Donna King (Claudine) and John Remme (Theophile)
Tony Award®
1981 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
David Mitchell
1981 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Franca Squarciapino
1981 Best Choreography [nominee]
Roland Petit
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
ACT 1 Sung By
Prologue Policemen and Girls
Maidens Typical of France Girls
Maidens Typical of France (Reprise) Girls and Court Personnel
Never Give Anything Away La Mome Pistache and Girls
C'est Magnifique La Mome Pistache and Judge Aristide Forestier
Quadrille Dance Girls and Men
Come Along With Me Hilaire Jussac and Claudine
Come Along With Me (Reprise) Boris Adzinidzinadze
Live and Let Live La Mome Pistache
I Am In Love Judge Aristide Forestier
Montmartre Company
Garden of Eden Ballet La Mome Pistache, Girls and Men
Allez-Vous En La Mome Pistache
ACT 2 Sung By
Never, Never Be An Artist Artists, Boris Adzinidzinadze and Judge Aristide Forestier
It's All Right With Me Judge Aristide Forestier, Mimi and Girls
Apache Dance Girls and Men
I Love Paris La Mome Pistache
C'est Magnifique (Reprise) Judge Aristide Forestier and La Mome Pistache
Can-Can La Mome Pistache, Girls and Men
Finale Company