MusicalDramaRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Sep 23, 1974
Closing Date
Jan 04, 1975
1st Preview
Sep 19, 1974
1st Preview
Sep 19, 1974
Previews
4
Performances
120
MusicalDramaRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Winter Garden Theatre
(Sep 23, 1974 - Jan 04, 1975)

Description
A musical in two acts

Setting
Various cities throughout the U.S. From the 1920s to the 1930s.

Original New York production directed, choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Book by Arthur Laurents; Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee; Musical Director: Milton Rosenstock; Music orchestrated by Robert Ginzler and Sid Ramin; Dance arrangements by John Kander
Directed by Arthur Laurents; Choreography reproduced by Robert Tucker
Scenic Design by Robert Randolph; Lighting Design by Robert Randolph; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Miss Lansbury's costumes designed by Robert Mackintosh; Miss Lansbury's Hair Styles by Vincent Prestia; Sound Design by Jack Mann; Assistant to Mr. du Bois: David Toser
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc.; Company Manager: Charles Willard
Production Stage Manager: Kathleen A. Sullivan; Stage Manager: Moose Peting; Assistant Stage Mgr: Serhij Bohdan
Musical Coordinator: Earl Shendell
General Press Representative: The Merlin Group, Ltd.; Dance Captain: Bonnie Walker; Poster Design by Hilary Knight; Photographer: Martha Swope; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Agency and Matthew Serino; Lamb supplied by Steve McAuliffe; Associate to Barry M. Brown and Fritz Holt: Amos Abrams; Casting: Amos Abrams; Assistant to Mr. Laurents: Robert W. Pitman
Louise
Baby June
Herbie
Tessie Tura
Gigolo
Uncle Jocko
 
Kringelein
 
Cigar
Boston
 
Bougeron-Cochon
Clarence (and his classic clarinet)
 
Newsboy
Hollywood Blonde
Electra
Agnes
Balloon Girl
Yonkers
San Diego
Hollywood Blonde
Hollywood Blonde
Hollywood Blonde
Chowsie
Baby Louise
George
 
Mr. Goldstone
 
Hollywood Blonde
Pop
 
Phil
Miss Cratchitt
 
Mazeppa
Weber
Newsboy
Newsboy
Little Rock
Standby: Mary Louise Wilson (Rose)
Understudies: Sally Cooke (Miss Cratchitt), Donna Elio (Baby June, Baby Louise), Steven Gelfer (Tulsa), Jan Neuberger (June), Don Potter (Uncle Jocko, Pop, Weber), Patricia Richardson (Louise), Ed Riley (Herbie, Cigar), Charles Rule (Kringelein, Mr. Goldstone), Richard J. Sabellico (George) and Bonnie Walker (Tessie Tura, Mazeppa, Electra)
music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Some People
Rose
Traveling
Rose
Small World
Rose and Herbie
Baby June and Her Newsboys
Baby June, Baby Louise and The Newsboys
Mr. Goldstone, I Love You
Rose and Ensemble
Little Lamb
Louise
You'll Never Get Away From Me
Rose and Herbie
Dainty June and Her Farmboys
Dainty June, Louise and Farmboys
If Momma Was Married
Louise and June
All I Need Is the Girl
Tulsa and Louise
Everything's Coming Up Roses
Rose
Madame Rose's Toreadorables
Louise and The Hollywood Blondes
Together, Wherever We Go
Rose, Louise and Herbie
You Gotta Get a Gimmick
Tessie Tura, Mazeppa and Electra
Small World (Reprise)
Rose
Let Me Entertain You
Louise and Company
Rose's Turn
Rose

Tony Award®

Best Actress in a Musical

1975 Winner
Angela Lansbury
 

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

1975 Nominee
Zan Charisse
 

Best Direction of a Musical

1975 Nominee
Directed by Arthur Laurents

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Actress in a Musical

1975 Winner
Angela Lansbury
 

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

1975 Nominee
Bonnie Langford

Outstanding Director of a Musical

1975 Winner
Directed by Arthur Laurents

Theatre World

Award

1975 Recipient
Zan Charisse
John Sheridan
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