MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 17, 2017
Closing Date
Sep 17, 2017
1st Preview
Mar 16, 2017
1st Preview
Mar 16, 2017
Previews
31
Performances
176
MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
August Wilson Theatre
(Apr 17, 2017 - Sep 17, 2017)

Media
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Book by Danny Rubin; Music by Tim Minchin; Lyrics by Tim Minchin; Music orchestrated by Christopher Nightingale; Vocal arrangements by Tim Minchin and Christopher Nightingale; Dance arrangements by Christopher Nightingale; Musical Director: David Holcenberg
Directed by Matthew Warchus; Choreographed by Peter Darling and Ellen Kane; Choreographed by Peter Darling and Ellen Kane; Additional Movement: Finn Caldwell; Associate Director: Thomas Caruso, Paul Warwick Griffin and Katy Rudd; Associate Choreographer: Kate Dunn; Assistant Director: Ryan Emmons; Assistant Choreographer: Leanne Pinder
Scenic Design by Rob Howell; Costume Design by Rob Howell; Lighting Design by Hugh Vanstone; Sound Design by Simon Baker; Video Design by Andrzej Goulding; Hair Design by Campbell Young Associates; Make-Up Design by Campbell Young Associates; Associate Scenic Design: Michael Carnahan; Associate Costume Design: Daryl Stone; Associate Lighting Design: Joel Shier; U.S. Assistant Lighting Designer: Jon Goldman; U.K. Assistant Lighting Designer: Tim v'ant Hof; Assistant Sound Design: Ken Goodwin; Assistant Hair, Wigs & Makeup Designer: Helen Keane; Moving Light Programmer: Chris Hirst, Brian Jenkins and Zach Peletz
General Manager: Bespoke Theatricals; Company Manager: Kate Egan; Assistant Co. Mgr: Susan Cody
Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: David Lober; Stage Manager: Michael Krug; Assistant Stage Mgr: Melissa Spengler; Sub Assistant Stage Manager: Emily Hayes
Musical Supervisor: Christopher Nightingale; Musical Coordinator: Howard Joines; Conducted by David Holcenberg; Associate Conductor: Michael Gacetta; Assistant Conductor: Andy Grobengieser; Woodwinds: Deborah Avery and Greg Thymius; Trumpet: Brian Pareschi and Scott Wendholt; Bass Trombone/Euphonium: James Rogers; Drums: Howard Joines; Guitars: Eric B. Davis; Basses: Brian Hamm; Keyboards: Michael Gacetta and David Holcenberg; Violin/Guitar: Olivier Manchon; Cello/Guitar: Clara Kennedy; Music Technology: Phij Adams; Assistant Synth Programmer: Andy Grobengieser; New York Music Copyist: Emily Grishman Music Preparation/Emily Grishman, Katharine Edmonds
Illusions: Paul Kieve
Casting: Jim Carnahan, CSA and Jim Carnahan Casting; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Advertising/Marketing/Digital: AKA; Fight direction by Thomas Schall; Vocal Coach: Deborah Hecht; Dance Captain: Camden Gonzales; Assistant Dance Captain: Michael Fatica; Fight Captain: Joseph Medeiros; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Phil Connors
Rita Hanson
Mrs. Lancaster
Hot Dog Vendor
Chubby Man
Katy Geraghty
Broadway debut
Debbie
Taylor Iman Jones
Broadway debut
Lady Storm Chaser
Piano Teacher
Buster
Sheriff
Jenson
Jenna Rubaii
Broadway debut
Joelle
Ned Ryerson
Vishal Vaidya
Broadway debut
Larry
Understudies: Andrew Call (Phil Connors), Taylor Iman Jones (Nancy, Rita Hanson), Joseph Medeiros (Ned Ryerson), Sean Montgomery (Phil Connors, Ned Ryerson) and Jenna Rubaii (Rita Hanson, Nancy)

August Wilson Theatre (Apr 17, 2017 - Sep 17, 2017)

Car Chase Movement: Finn Caldwell
Substitute Stage Manager: Pamela Remler

Cast

Mrs. Cleveland
Mr. Cleveland
Doctor
music by Tim Minchin; lyrics by Tim Minchin
Act 1
Sung By
There Will Be Sun
Company
Small Town, USA
Phil Connors and Company
Punxsutawney Phil
Company
February 2nd/There Will Be Sun
Rita Hanson and Company
Stuck
Phil Connors and Healers
Nobody Cares
Gus, Ralph, Phil Connors and Company
Philandering
Company
One Day
Rita Hanson, Phil Connors and Company
Act 2
Sung By
Playing Nancy
Nancy
Hope
Phil Connors and Company
Everything About You
Phil Connors
If I Had My Time Again
Rita Hanson, Phil Connors and Company
Everything About You (Reprise)
Phil Connors
Philosopher
Phil Connors and Company
Night Will Come
Ned Ryerson
Philanthropy
Phil Connors and Company
Punxsutawney Rock
Piano Teacher and Company
Seeing You
Phil Connors, Rita Hanson and Company
Dawn
Company

Tony Award®

 
 

Best Book of a Musical

2017 Nominee
Book by Danny Rubin
 

Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

2017 Nominee
Music by Tim Minchin
Lyrics by Tim Minchin
 

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

2017 Nominee
Andy Karl
 

Best Choreography

2017 Nominee
Choreographed by Peter Darling and Ellen Kane
 

Best Direction of a Musical

2017 Nominee
Directed by Matthew Warchus
 

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

2017 Nominee
Scenic Design by Rob Howell

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Actor in a Musical

2017 Winner
Andy Karl

Theatre World

Award

2017 Recipient
Barrett Doss
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