MusicalDanceOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Jun 15, 1995
Closing Date
Jul 16, 1995
1st Preview
May 18, 1995
1st Preview
May 18, 1995
Previews
28
Performances
37
MusicalDanceOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Plymouth Theatre
(Jun 15, 1995 - Jul 16, 1995)

Setting
An isolated Latin American town in the past and present.

Conceived by Graciela Daniele; Based on the novel by Gabriel García Márquez; Book adapted by Graciela Daniele and Jim Lewis; Music by Bob Telson; Additional material by Michael John LaChiusa; Musical Director: Steve Sandberg; Dance arrangements by Steve Sandberg; Music arranged by Bob Telson
Directed by Graciela Daniele; Choreographed by Graciela Daniele; Associate Choreographer: Willie Rosario
Scenic Design by Christopher Barreca; Costume Design by Toni-Leslie James; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher and Beverly Emmons; Sound Design by Tony Meola; Associate Scenic Design: Zhanna Gurvich; Assistant Scenic Design: Kis Knekt and Trui Malten; Assistant Costume Design: Veronica Worts; Assistant Lighting Design: David Lander; Assistant Sound Design: Jason Kruegar
LCT General Manager: Steven C. Callahan; Company Manager: Florie Seery
LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Production Stage Manager: Leslie Loeb; Stage Manager: Valerie Lau-Kee and Robert Castro
Conducted by Steve Sandberg; Piano/Synthesizer: Steve Sandberg; Bass (Acoustic/Electric): Gary Haase; Guitar: Dominic Kanza; Trombone: Dan Reagan; Accordion: Yury Lemeshev; Percussion: Roger Squitero and Cyro Baptista; Drums: Leroy Clouden; Synthesizer Programmer: Alex B. Wurman; Musical Coordinator: Seymour "Red" Press; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman; Piano by Steinway & Sons
LCT Casting Director: Daniel Swee; LCT General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey; LCT Director of Musical Theater: Ira Weitzman; Advertising: Russek Advertising; Vocal/Dialect Coach: Deborah Hecht
Placida
Santiago's mother
Margot
a novice
Pura Vicario
Angela's mother
Santiago Nasar
Maria
Xius
a widower
Colonel Aponte
Flora
Santiago's fiancee
Divina
Victoria's daughter
Pedro Vicario
Angela's brother
Cristo
Santiago's friend
Faustino
a butcher
Pablo Vicario
Angela's brother
Clotilde
the bodega keeper
Bayardo San Roman
Angela Vicario
Victoria
the cook
Father Amador
Understudies: René M. Ceballos (Pura Vicario), Marina Chapa (Placida, Divina, Angela Vicario, Flora), Edouard DeSoto (Faustino, Xius, Colonel Aponte, Father Amador), Marianne Filali (Divina, Flora, Margot), Edgard Gallardo (Santiago Nasar, Cristo, Pablo Vicario, Pedro Vicario, Bayardo San Roman, Colonel Aponte), Colton Green (Cristo, Bayardo San Roman, Pablo Vicario, Pedro Vicario, Faustino, Xius), Nelson Roberto Landrieu (Father Amador), Julio Monge (Santiago Nasar), Susan Pilar (Placida, Victoria, Angela Vicario, Clotilde) and Eyan Williams (Victoria, Pura Vicario, Clotilde, Margot, Maria)

Tony Award®

 
 

Best Book of a Musical

1996 Nominee
Book adapted by Graciela Daniele and Jim Lewis
Additional numbers by Michael John LaChiusa
 

Best Choreography

1996 Nominee
Choreographed by Graciela Daniele

Drama Desk Award

 
 

Outstanding Book

1996 Nominee
Book adapted by Graciela Daniele and Jim Lewis
 

Outstanding Choreography

1996 Nominee
Choreographed by Graciela Daniele
 

Outstanding Director of a Musical

1996 Nominee
Directed by Graciela Daniele
 

Outstanding Music

1996 Nominee
Music by Bob Telson
Additional numbers by Michael John LaChiusa
 

Outstanding Lighting Design

1996 Nominee
Lighting Design by Jules Fisher and Beverly Emmons
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