MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 19, 2015
Closing Date
Sep 10, 2016
1st Preview
Mar 27, 2015
1st Preview
Mar 27, 2015
Previews
26
Performances
583
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Circle in the Square Theatre
(Apr 19, 2015 - Sep 10, 2016)

Media
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Book by Lisa Kron; Music by Jeanine Tesori; Lyrics by Lisa Kron; Based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel; Musical Director: Chris Fenwick; Orchestrations by John Clancy
Directed by Sam Gold; Choreographed by Danny Mefford; Associate Director: Portia Krieger
Scenic Design by David Zinn; Costume Design by David Zinn; Lighting Design by Ben Stanton; Sound Design by Kai Harada; Hair & Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Associate Scenic Design: Tim McMath; Associate Costume Design: Abigail Hahn; Associate Lighting Design: Ken Elliott and David Sexton; Associate Sound Design: Stephanie Celustka; Associate Wig Design: Giovanna Calabretta; Associate Hair Design: Rick Caroto; Moving Light Programmer: Alex Fogel
General Manager: 321 Theatrical Management; Company Manager: Tracy Geltman; Assistant Co. Mgr: Mattea Cogliano-Benedict
Production Manager: Juniper Street Productions; Production Stage Manager: Lisa Dawn Cave; Stage Manager: Kevin Bertolacci; Assistant Stage Mgr: Kelly Stillwell; Assistant Prod. Mgr: Johnny Kruger
Music Coordinator: Antoine Silverman; Keyboards: Chris Fenwick; Guitars: Doug Derryberry; Basses: George Farmer; Reeds: Chris Reza; Cello: Emily Brausa; Drums/Percussion: John Hadfield; Violin/Viola: Antoine Silverman; Electronic Music Programming: Billy Jay Stein/Strange Cranium; Music Copying: Doug Houston and Kaye-Houston Music/Anne Kaye
Broadway Casting: Jillian Cimini, C.S.A. and Jim Carnahan, C.S.A.; Original Casting: Heidi Griffiths, C.S.A. and Jordan Thaler, C.S.A.; Press Representative: O&M Co.; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Marketing: SPOTCo, Inc.; Website & Interactive Marketing: SPOTCo, Inc.; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Dance Captain: Joel Perez
Helen
Mar 27, 2015 - Apr 03, 2016
Sydney Lucas
Broadway debut
Small Alison
Mar 27, 2015 - Oct 04, 2015
Alison
Emily Skeggs
Broadway debut
Medium Alison
Mar 27, 2015 - Jan 31, 2016
Roy/Mark/Pete/Bobby/Jeremy
Christian
Mar 27, 2015 - Mar 27, 2016
Understudies: Lauren Patten (Joan, Medium Alison), Gabriella Pizzolo (Small Alison, John, Christian), Marrick Smith (Roy/Mark/Pete/Bobby/Jeremy), Jim Stanek (Bruce) and Nicole Van Giesen (Helen, Alison)

Circle in the Square Theatre (Apr 19, 2015 - Sep 10, 2016)

Assistant Co. Mgr: Tyler Siems
Assistant Stage Mgr: Lisa Buxbaum and Bethany Russell (Jan 05, 2016 - ?); Production Stage Manager: Kevin Bertolacci (Jan 05, 2016 - Sep 10, 2016); Stage Manager: Kelly Stillwell (Jan 05, 2016 - ?)
Press Representative: DKC/O&M

Cast

Helen
May 24, 2016 - Sep 10, 2016
Cole Grey
Broadway debut
Christian
Mar 29, 2016 - Sep 10, 2016
Helen
Apr 05, 2016 - May 22, 2016
Medium Alison
Feb 02, 2016 - May 22, 2016
Small Alison
Oct 06, 2015 - Sep 10, 2016
Medium Alison
May 24, 2016 - Sep 10, 2016
Understudies: Alessandra Baldacchino (Small Alison, John, Christian), Kally Duling (Medium Alison, Joan, Medium Alison, Joan, Medium Alison, Joan), Maya Grace Fischbein (Small Alison, John, Christian), Garrett Long (Alison, Helen), Presley Ryan (Small Alison, John, Christian) and Perry Sherman (Roy/Mark/Pete/Bobby/Jeremy)

Tony Award®

Best Book of a Musical

2015 Winner
Book by Lisa Kron

Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

2015 Winner
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Lyrics by Lisa Kron

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical

2015 Winner
Michael Cerveris
 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

2015 Nominee
Beth Malone
 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

2015 Nominee
Sydney Lucas, Emily Skeggs and Judy Kuhn

Best Direction of a Musical

2015 Winner
Directed by Sam Gold
 

Best Orchestrations

2015 Nominee
Music orchestrated by John Clancy
 

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

2015 Nominee
Scenic Design by David Zinn
 

Best Lighting Design of a Musical

2015 Nominee
Lighting Design by Ben Stanton

Theatre World

Award

2015 Recipient
Sydney Lucas and Emily Skeggs
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Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.
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