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Dames at Sea   

Helen Hayes Theatre, (10/22/2015 - 1/03/2016)
First Preview: Sep 24, 2015 Total Previews: 32
Opening Date: Oct 22, 2015    
Closing Date: Jan 03, 2016 Total Performances: 85

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: A 42nd Street theatre and On the battleship. The early 1930s.
Comments: Dames at Sea originally premiered Off-Off-Broadway in May 1966 at Caffe Cino (starring Bernadette Peters), then played Off-Broadway at the Bouwerie Lane Theatre Dec. 20, 1968, to enthusiastic reviews and quickly transferred to the Theater de Lys on April 22, 1969, where it went on to run for 575 performances. Considered a "Revival" for the purposes of the Tony nominations in 2016.

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by Second Stage Theater
Produced by Infinity Theatre Company-Anna Roberts Ostroff & Alan Ostroff, Martin Platt & David Elliott, Patricia M. Roberts & Bert C. Roberts, Carl Berg, Louise H. Beard, Julie Boardman/Sarahbeth Grossman and Douglas & Steven Maine/Chris & Dawn Ellis
Book by George Haimsohn and Robin Miller; Music by Jim Wise; Lyrics by George Haimsohn and Robin Miller; Orchestrations: Jonathan Tunick; Music Director: Rob Berman; Vocal arrangements by Rob Berman; Dance arrangements by Rob Berman
Directed by Randy Skinner; Choreographed by Randy Skinner
Scenic Design by Anna Louizos; Costume Design by David C. Woolard; Lighting Design by Ken Billington and Jason Kantrowitz; Sound Design by Scott Lehrer; Hair & Wig Design by Tom Watson; Associate Scenic Design: Adam Karavatakis; Associate Costume Design: Claire Aquila; Associate Lighting Design: Michael P. Jones; Associate Sound Design: Will Pickens and Walter Trarbach
General Manager: Richards / Climan, Inc.; Company Manager: Holli Campbell
Production Manager: Jeff Wild; Production Stage Manager: Ira Mont; Stage Manager: Jennifer Rogers
Music Supervision: Rob Berman; Music Coordinator: Seymour Red Press; Conducted by Rob Berman; Associate Conductor: David Gursky; Keyboard: David Gursky; Woodwinds: James Ercole and Ronald Jannelli; Trumpets: Robert Millikan and Michael Ponella; Trombone: Jason Jackson; Bass: John Beal; Drums/Percussion: Rich Rosenzweig; Music Copying: Katharine Edmonds/Emily Grishman Music Preparation; Keyboard Programmer: Rick Bassett and Reed Robins
Dance Captain: Kevin Worley; Casting: Jay Binder, CSA and Jason Styres, CSA; Press Representative: Polk & Co.; Advertising: AKA; Marketing: AKA; Digital: AKA; Website Design/Maintenance: AKA; Production Photographer: Jeremy Daniel
John Bolton
The Captain
Mara Davi
Danny Gardner
Broadway debut
Eloise Kropp
Lesli Margherita
Mona Kent
Cary Tedder
Understudies: Tessa Grady (Joan, Ruby), Kristie Kerwin (Joan, Mona Kent, Ruby), Ian Knauer (Hennesey, Lucky, The Captain) and Kevin Worley (Dick, Hennesey, Lucky, The Captain)
Tony Award®
2016 Best Choreography [nominee]
Randy Skinner
Drama Desk Award
2016 Outstanding Choreography [nominee]
Randy Skinner
music by Jim Wise; lyrics by Robin Miller
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
Wall Street Mona Kent
It's You Dick and Ruby
Broadway Baby Dick
That Mister Man of Mine Mona Kent and Company
Choo-Choo Honeymoon Joan and Lucky
The Sailor of My Dreams
(lyrics by George Haimsohn)
Singapore Sue
(lyrics by George Haimsohn)
Lucky and Company
Broadway Baby (Reprise) Hennesey
Good Times Are Here to Stay
(lyrics by George Haimsohn)
Joan and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Dames at Sea Company
The Beguine Mona Kent, The Captain and Company
Raining in My Heart Ruby and Company
There's Something About You Dick and Ruby
Raining in My Heart (Reprise) Ruby
The Echo Waltz
(lyrics by George Haimsohn)
Mona Kent, Joan, Ruby and Company
Star Tar Ruby and Company
Let's Have a Simple Wedding Company