MusicalDanceOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 24, 2002
Closing Date
Dec 11, 2005
1st Preview
Sep 30, 2002
1st Preview
Sep 30, 2002
Previews
28
Performances
1,303
MusicalDanceOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Richard Rodgers Theatre
(Oct 24, 2002 - Dec 11, 2005)

Setting
Long Island in the 60's; Vietnam; others.

Music by Billy Joel; Lyrics by Billy Joel; Additional musical arrangements and orchestrations: Stuart Malina; Music orchestrated by Billy Joel
Conceived by Twyla Tharp; Directed by Twyla Tharp; Choreographed by Twyla Tharp; Assistant Director: Scott Wise; Assistant Choreographer: Scott Wise
Scenic Design by Santo Loquasto; Costume Design by Suzy Benzinger; Lighting Design by Donald Holder; Sound Design by Brian Ruggles and Peter J. Fitzgerald; Hair Design by Paul Huntley; Associate Scenic Design: David Swayze; Associate Costume Design: Rory Powers; Associate Lighting Design: Jeanne Koenig; Associate Lighting Designer / Automated Lighting: Aland Henderson; Associate Hair Design: Amy Solomon; Assistant Scenic Design: Emily Beck; Assistant Costume Design: Mitchell Bloom; Assistant Lighting Design: Michelle Habeck, Hilary Manners, Karen Spahn, Thomas Hague and Keith Parham; Assistant Sound Design: Janet Smith; Make-Up Design by MAC Cosmetics and Patrick Eichler
General Manager: Abbie M. Strassler; Company Manager: Sean Free; Assistant Co. Mgr: Shelley Ott
Production Stage Manager: Tom Bartlett; Technical Supervisor: Brian Lynch and Theatretech, Inc.; Stage Manager: Kim Vernace; Assistant Stage Mgr: Gregory Victor
Musical Continuity & Supervision: Stuart Malina; Synthesizer Programmer: David Rosenthal; Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Music Consultant: Tommy Byrnes; Piano: Michael Cavanaugh; Leader/Guitar: Tommy Byrnes; Keyboard / Alternate Piano: Wade Preston; Guitar: Dennis Delgaudio; Bass: Greg Smith; Drums: Chuck Bürgi; Lead Sax/Percussion: John Scarpulla; Sax: Scott Kreitzer; Trumpet: Barry Danielian; Trombone/Whistler/Vocals: Kevin Osborne; Assistant Musical Supervisor: David Rosenthal; Classical pieces performed by Stuart Malina; Classical pieces recorded and produced by David Rosenthal; Music Copying: John Leonard
Press Representative: Barlow-Hartman Public Relations; Press Associate: Bill Coyle and Joe Perrotta; Dance Press Representation: Ellen Jacobs Associates; Casting: Binder Casting and Sarah Prosser; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Production Associate: Jesse Huot and Ginger Montel; Marketing: TMG - The Marketing Group; Dance Captain: Meg Paul and Rod McCune; Research/Historian: Gregory Victor; Drill Instruction: Stephan Wolfert; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Lead Vocals
Eddie
Judy
Alternate
Sergeant O'Leary
 
Drill Sergeant
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
Brenda
Alternate
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
Tony
Alternate
Eddie
Alternate
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Lead Vocals
Alternate
Judy
Alternate
Understudies: Andrew Allagree (Eddie), Karine Bageot (Brenda), Alexander Brady (James), Holly Cruikshank (Brenda), Ron DeJesus (Tony), Scott Fowler (James), David Gomez (Tony), William Marrie (Eddie), Meg Paul (Judy), Lawrence Rabson (Eddie), Dana Stackpole (Judy) and John J. Todd (Sergeant O'Leary)

Richard Rodgers Theatre (Oct 24, 2002 - Dec 11, 2005)

Assistant Co. Mgr: Jason P Ferguson (May 2004 - May 2005)
Lead Guitar: Dennis Delgaudio
Dance Supervisor: Stacy Caddell; Press Assistant: Leslie Baden

Cast

Ensemble
Brenda
Alternate
Eddie
Alternate
Ensemble
Ensemble
James
Alternate
Ensemble
Tony
Alternate
Tony
 
Tony
Alternate
Ensemble
James
circa. 2004 - ?
 
James
circa. 2004 - ?
Alternate
Ensemble
Ensemble
Jun 30, 2003 - ?
Ensemble
Ensemble
Lead Vocals
Brenda
May 09, 2004 - ?
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Judy
Alternate
 
Judy
Brenda
Alternate
Ensemble
Judy
Alternate
Tony
Aug 23, 2004 - ?
Ensemble
Ensemble
Eddie
Alternate
Eddie
Alternate
Standby: Ted Banfalvi (Eddie) and Paul Castree (Lead Vocals)
Understudies: Michael Balderrama (Tony, Sergeant O'Leary, Drill Sergeant), Ted Banfalvi (Sergeant O'Leary, Drill Sergeant), Chris Body (James), Christopher Body (Eddie, Tony), Stuart Capps (Tony, James, Drill Sergeant, Sergeant O'Leary), Ian Carney (Tony, Sergeant O'Leary, Drill Sergeant), Carolyn Doherty (Brenda), Kurt Froman (James), Philip Gardner (Sergeant O'Leary, Drill Sergeant), David Gomez (Eddie), Cody Green (Eddie, Tony, James), Henry Haid (Lead Vocals), Charlie Neshyba-Hodges (James, Eddie), Darren Holden (Lead Vocals), Lorin Latarro (Brenda), Marty Lawson (Eddie), Mabel Modrono (Judy), Oriada (Brenda, Judy), Eric Otto (James), Meg Paul (Brenda, Brenda), Wade Preston (Lead Vocals) and Ron Todorowski (Eddie)
music by Billy Joel; lyrics by Billy Joel
Act 1
Sung By
It's Still Rock and Roll to Me
The Company
Scenes from an Italian Restaurant
Brenda, Eddie, Tony, James, Judy, Sergeant O'Leary and Ensemble
Movin' Out (Anthony's Song)
Tony, Eddie, James and Sergeant O'Leary
Reverie (Villa D'Este)/Just the Way You Are
James, Judy and Ensemble
For the Longest Time/Uptown Girl
Brenda, Eddie, Tony and Ensemble
This Night
Tony, Brenda and Ensemble
Summer, Highland Falls
Eddie, Brenda, Tony and Ensemble
Waltz #1 (Nunley's Carousel)
Tony, Eddie, James, Drill Sergeant and Ensemble
We Didn't Start the Fire
Judy, Brenda, James, Tony, Eddie and Ensemble
She's Got a Way
Tony, Brenda and Ensemble
The Stranger
Judy and Ensemble
Elegy (The Great Peconic)
Judy, Brenda, Tony, Eddie, Drill Sergeant and Ensemble
Act 2
Sung By
Invention in C Minor
Eddie and Ensemble
Angry Young Man
Eddie and Ensemble
Big Shot
Tony, Brenda and Ensemble
Big Man on Mulberry Street
Tony, Brenda and Ensemble
Captain Jack
Eddie and Ensemble
Innocent Man
Eddie and Ensemble
Pressure
Judy, Eddie and Ensemble
Goodnight Saigon
Eddie, Judy, James, Tony and Ensemble
Air (Dublinesque)
Brenda
Shameless
Brenda and Tony
James
Judy and Eddie
RiverofDreams/KeepingtheFaith/OnlytheGoodDieYoung
Eddie and Ensemble
I've Loved These Days
Tony, Brenda, Eddie and Ensemble
Scenes from an Italian Restaurant (Reprise)
Full Company

Tony Award®

 
 

Best Actor in a Musical

2003 Nominee
John Selya
 

Best Actress in a Musical

2003 Nominee
Elizabeth Parkinson
 

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

2003 Nominee
Keith Roberts and Michael Cavanaugh
 

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

2003 Nominee
Ashley Tuttle
 

Best Lighting Design

2003 Nominee
Lighting Design by Donald Holder

Best Choreography

2003 Winner
Choreographed by Twyla Tharp
 

Best Direction of a Musical

2003 Nominee
Directed by Twyla Tharp

Best Orchestrations

2003 Winner
Music orchestrated by Stuart Malina and Billy Joel

Drama Desk Award

 
 

Outstanding Actor in a Musical

2003 Nominee
John Selya
 

Outstanding Actress in a Musical

2003 Nominee
Elizabeth Parkinson

Oustanding Choreography

2003 Winner
Choreographed by Twyla Tharp
 

Outstanding Director of a Musical

2003 Nominee
Directed by Twyla Tharp
 

Outstanding Lighting Design

2003 Nominee
Lighting Design by Donald Holder

Theatre World

Award

2003 Recipient
John Selya
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