MusicalDramaRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Nov 16, 1989
Closing Date
Jul 28, 1991
1st Preview
Oct 27, 1989
1st Preview
Oct 27, 1989
Previews
35
Performances
581
MusicalDramaRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
St. James Theatre
(Nov 16, 1989 - Jan 06, 1991)
Marquis Theatre
(Apr 28, 1991 - Jul 28, 1991)

Description
A musical in two acts

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

Comments
This production played 23 previews and 476 performances at the St. James Theatre; when it transferred to the Marquis Theatre, it played an additional 12 previews and 105 performances with an official re-opening date of April 28, 1991.

Book by Arthur Laurents; Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee; Musical Director: Eric Stern; Music orchestrated by Sid Ramin and Robert Ginzler; Dance arrangements by John Kander
Directed by Arthur Laurents; Mr. Robbins' choreography reproduced by Bonnie Walker; Original production directed by Jerome Robbins; Original production choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Scenic Design by Kenneth Foy; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Natasha Katz; Sound Design by Peter Fitzgerald; Hair Design by Robert DiNiro and Alan E. Schubert; Make-Up Design by Robert DiNiro and Alan E. Schubert; Assistant Scenic Design: Norbert U. Kolb; Associate to Ms. Aldredge: Suzy Benzinger; Assistant to Ms. Katz: Ted Mather and Gary Marder; Assistant Sound Design: Robert Beimers
General Manager: Alecia Parker; Company Manager: Nancy Nagel Gibbs and Jim Brandeberry
Production Supervisor: James Pentecost; Technical Supervisor: Arthur Siccardi; Production Stage Manager: Craig Jacobs; Stage Manager: Tom Capps; Assistant Stage Mgr: James Bernardi
Musical Coordinator: John Monaco; Assistant Conductor: Michael Rafter; Piano: Michael Rafter; Concertmaster / Piano: Joyce Hammann; Violin: Martha Mott-Gale, Byung Kook Kwak and Frank Wang; Viola: Susan Follari; Cello: Gregorio Follari and Bruce Wang; Harp: Pattee Cohen; Woodwinds: Edward Joffe, William Kerr, Peter Angelo, Andy Drelles and Ken Berger; 1st trumpet: Anthony Gorruso; Trumpet: Mike Ponella and Phil Granger; French Horn: Katie Dennis; Trombone: Morty Bullman and Dennis Elliott; Bass Trombone: George Moran; Bass: Bill Ellison; Drums: Glenn Rhian; Percussion: Bruce Doctor
Automation & Showdeck by Feller Precision
Casting: Stuart Howard and Amy Schecter; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; General Press Representative: Shirley Herz Associates; Press Representative: Robert Larkin; Press Assistant: Miller Wright; Assistant to the Director: Richard Sabellico; Dance Captain: Bonnie Walker; Photographer: Robert Ragsdale
Dedicated to the memory of Fritz Holt
Rose
Oct 27, 1989 - Jul 28, 1990
Louise
Weber
 
Phil
 
Bougeron-Cochon
Newsboy
 
Cigar
Clarence (and his classic clarinet)
 
Newsboy
Newsboy
Miss Cratchitt
 
Tessie Tura
Hollywood Blonde
Hollywood Blonde
Flagstaff
Balloon Girl
Kansas
Uncle Jocko
 
Kringelein
Baby Louise
Electra
Hollywood Blonde
Newsboy
Yonkers
Hollywood Blonde
George
 
Mr. Goldstone
Mazeppa
Hollywood Blonde
Baby June
St. Paul
Standby: Mace Barrett (Herbie), Michele Pigliavento (Louise), Ginger Prince (Mazeppa, Tessie Tura, Electra, Miss Cratchitt) and Jana Robbins (Rose)
Understudies: Jim Bracchitta (George, Mr. Goldstone), Teri Furr (Agnes, June), Jeana Haege (Baby June, Baby Louise), Tony Hoty (Weber, Cigar, Phil), John Remme (Pop, Pastey, Bougeron-Cochon) and Alec Timerman (Tulsa)

St. James Theatre (Nov 16, 1989 - Jan 06, 1991)

Company Manager: Barbara Darwall

Cast

Rose
Jul 30, 1990 - Jan 06, 1991
Jana Robbins
During Tyne Daly's vacation
Rose
Feb 20, 1990 - Feb 24, 1990
Newsboy
Kansas
Flagstaff
 
Cow
Newsboy
Herbie
Oct 30, 1990 - ?
Uncle Jocko
 
Kringelein
Swing: Cory English
Understudy: Stan Rubin (Weber, Cigar, Phil)

Marquis Theatre (Apr 28, 1991 - Jul 28, 1991)

Cast

Rose
Apr 18, 1991 - Jul 28, 1991
Pastey
 
Bougeron-Cochon
Baby June
St. Paul
Newsboy
Kansas
 
Phil
Flagstaff
 
Mr. Goldstone
Uncle Jocko
 
Kringelein
Newsboy
Understudies: Victor Raider-Wexler (Pop, Cigar, Pastey, Bougeron-Cochon), Stan Rubin (Weber, Phil) and Craig Waletzko (Tulsa)
music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Act 1
Sung By
May We Entertain You
Baby June and Baby Louise
Some People
Rose
Small World
Rose and Herbie
Mr. Goldstone, I Love You
Rose and Ensemble
Little Lamb
Louise
You'll Never Get Away From Me
Rose and Herbie
If Momma Was Married
Louise and June
All I Need Is the Girl
Tulsa and Louise
Everything's Coming Up Roses
Rose
Act 2
Sung By
Madame Rose's Toreadorables
Louise and Toreadorables
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

1990 Winner
Tyne Daly
 

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

1990 Nominee
Jonathan Hadary
 

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

1990 Nominee
Crista Moore
 

Best Costume Design

1990 Nominee
Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge

Best Revival

1990 Winner
Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler, Kathy Levin and Barry Brown

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Actress in a Musical

1990 Winner
Tyne Daly
 

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

1990 Nominee
Jonathan Hadary
 

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

1990 Nominee
Crista Moore

Outstanding Revival

1990 Winner
Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler, Kathy Levin and Barry Brown; Produced in association with Tokyo Broadcasting System Intl., Inc. and PACE Theatrical Group, Inc.

Theatre World

Award

1990 Recipient
Robert Lambert
Crista Moore
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