MusicalComedyRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Mar 15, 2015
Closing Date
Jul 19, 2015
1st Preview
Feb 13, 2015
1st Preview
Feb 13, 2015
Previews
33
Performances
144
MusicalComedyRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
American Airlines Theatre
(Mar 15, 2015 - Jul 19, 2015)

Setting
Mainly on the Twentieth Century Limited from Chicago to New York. The early 1930's.

Media
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Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Music by Cy Coleman; Based on plays by Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur and Bruce Millholland; Musical Director: Kevin Stites; Music orchestrated by Larry Hochman; Dance arrangements by David Krane; Incidental music by David Krane; Additional Material by Marco Pennette; Additional lyrics by Amanda Green; Additional Orchestrations by Bruce Coughlin; Additional Orchestrations by James Abbott
Directed by Scott Ellis; Choreographed by Warren Carlyle; Associate Director: Kasey RT Graham; Associate Choreographer: Angie Canuel; Original Broadway production directed by Harold Prince
Scenic Design by David Rockwell; Costume Design by William Ivey Long; Lighting Design by Donald Holder; Sound Design by Jon Weston; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Makeup Design by Anne Ford-Coates; Associate Scenic Design: Richard M. Jaris and T.J. Greenway; Associate Costume Design: Cathy Parrott; Associate Lighting Design: Carolyn Wong; Associate Sound Design: Jason Strangfeld; Associate Wig Design: Giovanna Calabretta; Assistant Costume Design: Jennifer Raskopf; Assistant Lighting Design: Aaron Porter; Assistant Sound Design: Daniel Lundberg; Moving Light Programmer: Jay Penfield
Executive Producer: Sydney Beers; "On The Twentieth Century" General Manager: Denise Cooper; Associate Managing Director: Steve Dow; Company Manager: Carly DiFulvio Allen
Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Scott Taylor Rollison; Assistant Stage Mgr: Matthew Lacey
Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Music Direction by Kevin Stites; Associate Conductor: Lawrence Goldberg; Reeds: Jim Ercole, David Young and Ronald Jannelli; Trumpet/Flugel/Piccolo Trumpet: John Dent; French Horn: Katie Dennis; Trombone/Bass Trombone: Ben Herrington; Violin: Sean Carney; Viola: Maxine Roach; Cello: Sarah Seiver; Bass: Michael Blanco; Drums/Percussion: Eric Borghi; Keyboard 1: Kevin Stites; Keyboard 2: Lawrence Goldberg; Synthesizer Programmer: James Abbott; Music Copying: Emily Grishman; Music Preparation: Katharine Edmonds and Emily Grishman
Roundabout Founding Director Gene Feist; Roundabout Adams Associate Artistic Director: Scott Ellis; Roundabout Director of Development: Lynne Gugenheim Gregory; Roundabout Director of Marketing & Audience Development: Robert Sweibel; Dance Captain: Jenifer Foote; Stunt Consultant: Jacob Grigolia-Rosenbaum; Casting: Jim Carnahan, C.S.A. and Stephen Kopel C.S.A.; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Interactive Marketing: Situation Interactive; General Press Representative: Polk & Co.; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Lily Garland
 
Mildred Plotka
Oscar Jaffee
Bruce Granit
Oliver Webb
Owen O'Malley
Letitia Peabody Primrose
 
Ensemble
Train Secretary
 
Ensemble
Imelda Thornton
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Porter
 
Ensemble
Can-Can Girl
 
Ensemble
Porter
 
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Simon Finch
 
Otto Von Bismarck
 
Officer
 
Ensemble
Can-Can Girl
 
Officer
 
Ensemble
Max Jacobs
 
Ensemble
Dr. Johnson
 
Ensemble
Agnes
 
Ensemble
Congressman Lockwood
 
Ensemble
Conductor Flanagan
 
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Understudies: Justin Bowen (Porters), Paula Leggett Chase (Dr. Johnson), Ben Crawford (Bruce Granit, Max Jacobs), Analisa Leaming (Agnes), Kevin Ligon (Conductor Flanagan, Congressman Lockwood), James Moye (Oscar Jaffee), Linda Mugleston (Letitia Peabody Primrose), Mamie Parris (Mildred Plotka, Lily Garland, Imelda Thornton) and Andy Taylor (Oliver Webb, Owen O'Malley)
music by Cy Coleman; lyrics by Adolph Green and Betty Comden
(Unless otherwise noted)
Act 1
Sung By
Stranded
Owen, Oliver and Actors
Saddle Up the Horse
Owen, Oliver, Porters and Passengers
On the 20th Century
Owen, Oliver, Porters and Passengers
I Rise Again
Oscar, Owen and Oliver
Oscar Jaffee/Lily Garland Transition
Porters and Oscar
Indian Maiden's Lament
Imelda and Mildred Plotka
Veronique
Oscar, Lily, Porters, Otto Von Bismarck, Can-Can Girls and Ensemble
I Have Written a Play
Conductor Flanagan
Together
Porters, Ensemble, Oscar, Lily and Bruce
Never
Lily, Oliver and Bruce
Our Private World
Oscar and Lily
Repent
Letitia
Mine
Oscar and Bruce
I've Got It All
Lily and Oscar
Act 2
Sung By
Life Is Like a Train
Porters
I Have Written a Play (Reprise)
Congressman Lockwood
Five Zeros
Owen, Oliver, Letitia and Oscar
I Have Written a Play (Reprise)
Dr. Johnson, Owen, Oliver and Oscar
Sign Lily Sign
Owen, Oliver, Oscar, Letitia, Lily and Bruce
She's a Nut
Company
Max Jacobs
Max and Lily
Babette
Lily and Ensemble
Because of Her
(lyrics by Amanda Green)
Oscar
Lily/Oscar
Lily, Oscar and Oliver

Tony Award®

 
 

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

2015 Nominee
Kristin Chenoweth
 

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

2015 Nominee
Andy Karl
 

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

2015 Nominee
Scenic Design by David Rockwell
 

Best Costume Design of a Musical

2015 Nominee
Costume Design by William Ivey Long

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Actress in a Musical

2015 Winner
Kristin Chenoweth
 

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

2015 Nominee
Andy Karl
 

Outstanding Choreography

2015 Nominee
Choreographed by Warren Carlyle
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