MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Aug 16, 2018
Closing Date
Currently Running
1st Preview
Jul 20, 2018
1st Preview
Jul 20, 2018
Previews
27
Performances (as of Jun 23, 2019)
357
MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Current
Nederlander Theatre
(Aug 16, 2018 - Present)

Setting
Hollywood - Once Upon a Time in the 1980's

Media
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Book by J.F. Lawton and Garry Marshall; Music by Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance; Lyrics by Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance; Based on the Touchstone Pictures motion picture written by J.F. Lawton; Music orchestrated by Will Van Dyke; Music arranged by Will Van Dyke
Directed by Jerry Mitchell; Choreographed by Jerry Mitchell; Associate Director: D.B. Bonds; Associate Choreographer: Rusty Mowery
Scenic Design by David Rockwell; Costume Design by Gregg Barnes; Lighting Design by Kenneth Posner and Philip S. Rosenberg; Sound Design by John Shivers; Hair Design by Josh Marquette; Makeup Design by Fiona Mifsud; Associate Scenic Design: T.J. Greenway and Dick Jaris; Associate Costume Design: Sky Switser; Associate Lighting Design: Craig Stelzenmuller; Associate Sound Design: David Patridge; Associate Hair Design: Sarah Levine; Assistant Costume Design: M. Meriwether Snipes and James Nguyen; Assistant Lighting Design: Kirk Fitzgerald; Moving Light Programmer: Alex Fogel
Executive Producer: Wendy Orshan and Jeffrey M. Wilson; General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd.; Company Manager: Michael Altbaum; Associate Co. Mgr: Jenny Peek; Associate Gen. Mgr: Rina L. Saltzman; Assistant Gen. Mgr: Kathy Kim
Technical Supervisor: Theatersmith Associates, LLC; Production Stage Manager: Thomas Recktenwald; Stage Manager: Shannon Hammons; Assistant Stage Mgr: Andrew Morton
Musical Supervisor: Will Van Dyke; Musical Coordinator: Michael Aarons and Michael Keller; Conducted by Will Van Dyke; Associate Conductor: Patrick Sulken; Keyboard 1: Will Van Dyke; Keyboard 2: Patrick Sulken; Guitar 1: Brian Koonin; Guitar 2: Nate Brown; Bass: Steve Gilewski; Drums: Sammy Merendino; Concert Master: Juliette Jones; Viola: Jocelin Pan; Cello: Susan Mandel; Ableton Programmer/Electronic Drum Programmer: Sammy Merendino; Keyboard Programmer: Randy Cohen; Associate Keyboard Programmer: Jeremy King; Assistant Keyboard Programmer: Tim Crook and Taylor Williams; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman Music Preparation
Casting: Craig Burns, CSA and Telsey + Company; Press Representative: Polk & Co.; Advertising & Marketing: SPOTCo, Inc.; Digital Marketing Situation Interactive; Fight direction by J. Allen Suddeth; Dance Captain: Renée Marino; Fight Captain: Alex Michael Stoll; Assistant Dance Captain: Nico DeJesus; Photographer: Matthew Murphy
Samantha Barks
Broadway debut
Vivian Ward
Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2019
Edward Lewis
Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2019
Happy Man/Mr. Thompson
Philip Stuckey
Jul 20, 2018 - Jun 09, 2019
James Morse
Jul 20, 2018 - Sep 23, 2018
Kit De Luca
 
Ensemble
Giulio
Jul 20, 2018 - Jun 09, 2019
 
Ensemble
Jul 20, 2018 - Jun 09, 2019
 
Alfredo
 
Ensemble
Robby Clater
Broadway debut
David Morse
 
Ensemble
Scarlett
 
Susan
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2019
Mr. Hollister
 
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
 
Erica
 
Ensemble
Landlord
 
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Senator Adams
 
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Understudies: Brian Calì (Happy Man/Mr. Thompson, James Morse), Anna Eilinsfeld (Vivian Ward), Ellyn Marie Marsh (Kit De Luca), Jillian Mueller (Vivian Ward), Jake Odmark (Edward Lewis, Philip Stuckey), Jennifer Sanchez (Kit De Luca), Matthew Stocke (Happy Man/Mr. Thompson, Philip Stuckey), Alex Michael Stoll (Edward Lewis) and Alan Wiggins (James Morse)
Samantha Barks
Broadway debut
Vivian Ward
Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2019
Edward Lewis
Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2019
Happy Man/Mr. Thompson
James Morse
Sep 25, 2018 - ?
Kit De Luca
Philip Stuckey
Jun 11, 2019 - ?
 
Ensemble
 
Alfredo
 
Ensemble
Robby Clater
Broadway debut
David Morse
 
Ensemble
Scarlett
 
Susan
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2019
Mr. Hollister
 
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
 
Erica
 
Ensemble
Sam Seferian
Broadway debut
Giulio
Jun 11, 2019 - ?
 
Ensemble
Jun 11, 2019 - ?
Landlord
 
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Senator Adams
 
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Understudies: Brian Calì (Happy Man/Mr. Thompson, James Morse), Jessica Crouch (Kit De Luca), Anna Eilinsfeld (Vivian Ward), Ellyn Marie Marsh (Kit De Luca), Jillian Mueller (Vivian Ward), Jake Odmark (Edward Lewis, Philip Stuckey), Jennifer Sanchez (Kit De Luca), Matthew Stocke (Happy Man/Mr. Thompson, Philip Stuckey) and Alan Wiggins (James Morse)

Nederlander Theatre (Aug 16, 2018 - Present)

Assistant Co. Mgr: James Robert Collins
Assistant Stage Mgr: Haley Wilson; Production Supervisor: Thomas Recktenwald; Assistant Tech. Suprvr: Chris Luner
Fight Captain: Nico DeJesus

Cast

Brennin Hunt
Broadway debut
Edward Lewis
Jul 22, 2019 - ?
Vivian Ward
Jul 22, 2019 - ?
Adam Pascal
During Andy Karl's hiatus
Edward Lewis
Jan 15, 2019 - Jan 20, 2019
 
Edward Lewis
Feb 19, 2019 - Feb 22, 2019
James Morse
Sep 25, 2018 - ?
Philip Stuckey
Jun 11, 2019 - ?
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Sam Seferian
Broadway debut
Giulio
Jun 11, 2019 - ?
 
Ensemble
Jun 11, 2019 - ?
Hotel Staff
 
Ensemble
Understudies: Jessica Crouch (Kit De Luca), Matt Farcher (Edward Lewis) and Alex Michael Stoll (Edward Lewis, Edward Lewis)
music by Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance; lyrics by Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance
Act 1
Sung By
Welcome to Hollywood
Happy Man, Kit De Luca and Company
Anywhere but Here
Vivian Ward
Something About Her (preamble)
Edward Lewis
Welcome to Hollywood (Reprise)
Happy Man
Something About Her
Edward Lewis
I Could Get Used to This
Vivian Ward
Luckiest Girl in the World
Vivian Ward, Kit De Luca and Giulio
Rodeo Drive
Kit De Luca and Company
Anywhere but Here (Reprise)
Vivian Ward
On a Night Like Tonight
Mr. Thompson and Company
Don't Forget to Dance
Happy Man, Scarlett and Company
Freedom
Edward Lewis
You're Beautiful
Edward Lewis, Vivian Ward and Company
Act 2
Sung By
Welcome to Our World (More Champagne)
Philip Stuckey and Company
This is My Life
Vivian Ward
Never Give Up on a Dream
Happy Man, Kit De Luca and Company
You and I
Edward Lewis, Alfredo, Violetta and Company
I Can't Go Back
Vivian Ward
Freedom (Reprise)
Edward Lewis
Long Way Home
Vivian Ward and Edward Lewis
Together Forever
Edward Lewis, Vivian Ward, Happy Man, Kit De Luca and Company
Season:
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.
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