MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Mar 29, 2012
Closing Date
Aug 24, 2014
1st Preview
Mar 15, 2012
1st Preview
Mar 15, 2012
Previews
16
Performances
1,004
MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Nederlander Theatre
(Mar 29, 2012 - Aug 24, 2014)

Setting
Lower Manhattan, Summer, 1899

Media
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Music by Alan Menken; Lyrics by Jack Feldman; Book by Harvey Fierstein; Based on the Disney film written by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White; Music orchestrated by Danny Troob; Musical Director: Mark Hummel; Dance Music Arrangements: Mark Hummel; Incidental music by Michael Kosarin; Vocal arrangements by Michael Kosarin; Associate Musical Dir.: Steven Malone; Additional Orchestrations: Steven Margoshes and Dave Siegel
Directed by Jeff Calhoun; Choreographed by Christopher Gattelli; Associate Director: Richard J. Hinds; Associate Choreographer: Lou Castro
Scenic Design by Tobin Ost; Costume Design by Jess Goldstein; Lighting Design by Jeff Croiter; Sound Design by Ken Travis; Projection Design by Sven Ortel; Hair and Wig Design by Charles G. LaPointe; Associate Scenic Design: Christine Peters; Associate Costume Design: Mike Floyd and China Lee; Associate Lighting Design: Cory Pattak; Associate Sound Design: Alex Hawthorn; Assistant Scenic Design: Jerome Martin and John Raley; Assistant Lighting Design: Wilburn Bonnell; Assistant Projection Design: Lucy Mackinnon; Moving Light Programmer: Victor Seastone; Assistant Hair and Wig Design: Leah Loukas
General Manager: Disney Theatrical Productions; Company Manager: Eduardo Castro; Assistant Co. Mgr: Emily Powell
Technical Supervisor: Neil Mazzella and Geoffrey Quart; Production Manager: Eduardo Castro; Production Stage Manager: Thomas J. Gates; Stage Manager: Timothy Eaker; Assistant Stage Mgr: Becky Fleming
Music Supervisor: Michael Kosarin; Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Conducted by Mark Hummel; Associate Conductor: Steven Malone; Assistant Conductor: Mat Eisenstein; Woodwinds: Tom Murray and Mark Thrasher; Trumpet/Flugel: Trevor Neumann; Trombone: Dan Levine; Guitar: Brian Koonin; Bass: Ray Kilday; Drums: Paul Davis; Percussion: Ed Shea; Keyboard: Mat Eisenstein and Steven Malone; Violin: Mary Rowell; Cello: Deborah Assael-Migliore; Music Preparation: Anixter Rice Music Service; Electronic Music Programmer: Jeff Marder
Casting: Telsey + Company and Justin Huff, C.S.A.; Fight direction by J. Allen Suddeth; Dance Captain: Ryan Steele; Fight Captain: Kevin Carolan; Assistant Dance Captain: Michael Fatica; Dialect & Vocal Coach: Shane Ann Younts; Press Representative: Disney on Broadway Publicity; Advertising: Serino Coyne; Photographer: Deen Van Meer; Assistant Fight Director: Ted Sharon
Joseph Pulitzer
Davey
Mar 15, 2012 - Mar 30, 2014
Les
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 09, 2012
Alternate
Medda Larkin
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 09, 2012
 
A Nun
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 09, 2012
Jack Kelly
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 04, 2012
Crutchie
Mar 15, 2012 - Mar 10, 2013
Katherine
Mar 15, 2012 - Feb 02, 2014
Les
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 09, 2012
Alternate
 
A Citizen of New York
Seitz
 
A Citizen of New York
A Citizen of New York
 
A Scab
 
Spot Conlon
Wiesel
 
A Citizen of New York
 
Stage Manager
 
Mr. Jacobi
 
Mayor
 
A Citizen of New York
Governor Roosevelt
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 16, 2012
 
A Citizen of New York
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 16, 2012
Henry
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 12, 2012
 
A Citizen of New York
Mar 15, 2012 - Sep 12, 2012
Morris Delancey
 
A Citizen of New York
 
A Citizen of New York
Albert
 
A Citizen of New York
 
Bill
 
A Citizen of New York
 
A Citizen of New York
A Scab
 
A Citizen of New York
 
A Citizen of New York
Romeo
Mar 15, 2012 - Mar 10, 2013
 
A Citizen of New York
Mar 15, 2012 - Mar 10, 2013
Specs
 
A Citizen of New York
Oscar Delancey
 
A Citizen of New York
Bunsen
 
A Citizen of New York
 
A Citizen of New York
 
A Citizen of New York
 
Hannah
A Scab
 
A Citizen of New York
Understudies: Mark Aldrich (Governor Roosevelt), John E. Brady (Joseph Pulitzer), Ryan Breslin (Davey), Caitlyn Caughell (Katherine, Medda Larkin), Mike Faist (Jack Kelly), Julie Foldesi (Medda Larkin), Garett Hawe (Davey, Crutchie), Evan Kasprzak (Seitz, Bunsen), Stuart Marland (Joseph Pulitzer), Andy Richardson (Crutchie), Brendon Stimson (Jack Kelly), Nick Sullivan (Snyder, Wiesel, Stage Manager, Mr. Jacobi, Mayor), Laurie Veldheer (Katherine) and Stuart Zagnit (Governor Roosevelt, Seitz, Bunsen, Snyder, Wiesel, Stage Manager, Mr. Jacobi, Mayor)

Nederlander Theatre (Mar 29, 2012 - Aug 24, 2014)

Assistant Co. Mgr: Brendan Beggs
Trumpet/Flugel: Jeremy Miloszewicz; Woodwinds: Kristy Norter
Dance Captain: Michael Fatica; Assistant Dance Captain: Julian DeGuzman; Fight Captain: Mark Aldrich

Cast

Les
Alternate
Jack Kelly
Sep 05, 2012 - Aug 24, 2014
Davey
May 20, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014
Jeremy Greenbaum
Broadway debut
Davey
Apr 01, 2014 - May 18, 2014
Katherine
Feb 03, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014
Les
Sep 11, 2012 - ?
Alternate
Les
Sep 10, 2012 - ?
Alternate
Crutchie
Mar 11, 2013 - Aug 24, 2014
Race
Oct 2013 - ?
 
A Citizen of New York
circa. Oct 2013 - ?
Ensemble
Governor Roosevelt
 
Ensemble
A Scab
Jul 27, 2012 - ?
 
Ensemble
Jul 27, 2012 - ?
 
Sniper
Jul 27, 2012 - ?
Medda Larkin
Sep 11, 2012 - Jul 13, 2014
 
A Nun
Sep 11, 2012 - Jul 13, 2014
 
A Citizen of New York
Ensemble
Nov 01, 2012 - Dec 02, 2012
 
Romeo
Nov 01, 2012 - Dec 02, 2012
 
A Citizen of New York
Dec 31, 2012 - Jun 01, 2014
 
Darcy
Dec 31, 2012 - Jun 01, 2014
A Citizen of New York
Jun 23, 2013 - ?
 
A Scab
Jun 23, 2013 - ?
Mush
Sep 11, 2012 - ?
 
A Citizen of New York
Sep 11, 2012 - ?
A Citizen of New York
Sep 11, 2012 - ?
 
Sniper
Sep 11, 2012 - ?
 
A Scab
Sep 11, 2012 - ?
Hannah
 
Ensemble
 
A Nun
Darcy
 
A Citizen of New York
Medda Larkin
Jul 15, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014
 
A Nun
Jul 15, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014
A Nun
 
A Citizen of New York
 
Hannah
Morris Delancey
 
A Citizen of New York
 
A Citizen of New York
Les
Alternate
 
Bill
 
A Citizen of New York
Joseph Pulitzer
Oct 09, 2012 - Dec 16, 2012
A Nun
Jun 16, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014
 
Ensemble
Jun 16, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014
A Citizen of New York
Sep 18, 2012 - ?
 
Governor Roosevelt
Sep 18, 2012 - ?
A Citizen of New York
 
Spot Conlon
 
A Scab
Les
Alternate
Sniper
A Citizen of New York
Sep 13, 2012 - ?
 
Henry
Sep 13, 2012 - ?
Standby: Madeline Trumble (Katherine)
Understudies: Aaron J. Albano (Bunsen, Seitz), Giuseppe Bausilio (Davey), Caitlyn Caughell (Hannah), Corey Cott (Jack Kelly), Julie Foldesi (Hannah), Liana Hunt (Katherine), Molly Jobe (Katherine), Adam Kaplan (Jack Kelly, Davey), Tommy Martinez (Crutchie), Daniel Quadrino (Crutchie, Davey) and Julie Reiber (Medda Larkin, Hannah)
music by Alan Menken; lyrics by Jack Feldman
Act 1
Sung By
Santa Fe (Prologue)
Jack Kelly and Crutchie
Carrying the Banner
Company
The Bottom Line
Joseph Pulitzer, Seitz, Bunsen and Hannah
That's Rich
Medda Larkin
Don't Come a-Knocking/I Never Planned on You
Jack Kelly and The Bowery Beauties
The World Will Know
Jack Kelly, Davey, Les and Newsies
The World Will Know (Reprise)
Jack Kelly, Davey, Les and Newsies
Watch What Happens
Katherine
Seize the Day
Jack Kelly, Davey, Les and Newsies
Santa Fe
Jack Kelly
Act 2
Sung By
King of New York
Davey, Les, Katherine and Newsies
Watch What Happens (Reprise)
Jack Kelly, Davey, Katherine and Les
The Bottom Line (Reprise)
Joseph Pulitzer, Seitz and Mayor
Brooklyn's Here
Spot Conlon and Newsies
Something to Believe In
Jack Kelly and Katherine
Seize the Day (Reprise)
Newsies
Once and for All
Jack Kelly, Davey, Les and Newsies
Finale
Jack Kelly and Company

Tony Award®

 
 

Best Book of a Musical

2012 Nominee
Book by Harvey Fierstein

Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

2012 Winner
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Jack Feldman
 

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

2012 Nominee
Jeremy Jordan

Best Choreography

2012 Winner
Choreographed by Christopher Gattelli
 

Best Direction of a Musical

2012 Nominee
Directed by Jeff Calhoun
 

Best Orchestrations

2012 Nominee
Music orchestrated by Danny Troob
 

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

2012 Nominee
Scenic Design by Tobin Ost
Projection Design by Sven Ortel

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Musical

 

Outstanding Actor in a Musical

2012 Nominee
Jeremy Jordan

Outstanding Choreography

2012 Winner
Choreographed by Christopher Gattelli
 

Outstanding Orchestrations

2012 Nominee
Music orchestrated by Danny Troob
 

Outstanding Lyrics

2012 Nominee
Lyrics by Jack Feldman

Outstanding Music

2012 Winner
Music by Alan Menken
Season:
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