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Summer    The Donna Summer Musical

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, (4/23/2018 - Present)
First Preview: Mar 28, 2018 Total Previews: 27
Opening Date: Apr 23, 2018    
Closing Date: Currently Running Total Performances: 128
as of August 12, 2018

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway


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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James L. Nederlander: President)
Produced by Tommy Mottola, The Dodgers, Steven A. and Alexandra Cohen, Thalia Sodi, Courtney Sachs, Ollawood Productions, Lawrence S. Toppall, Rodney Rigby, Morris Goldfarb, James L. Nederlander, Universal Music Group and The John Gore Organization
World Premiere Produced by La Jolla Playhouse (Christopher Ashley: Artistic Director; Michael S. Rosenberg: Managing Director)
Book by Colman Domingo, Robert Cary and Des McAnuff; Songs by Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder and Paul Jabara; Music orchestrated by Bill Brendle and Ron Melrose; Music arranged by Ron Melrose; Story Consultant: Bruce Sudano; Musical Director: Victoria Theodore
Directed by Des McAnuff; Choreographed by Sergio Trujillo
Scenic Design by Robert Brill; Costume Design by Paul Tazewell; Lighting Design by Howell Binkley; Sound Design by Gareth Owen; Projection Design by Sean Nieuwenhuis; Hair and Wig Design by Charles G. LaPointe; Makeup Design by Joe Dulude, II; Associate Scenic Design: Justin Humphres; Associate Costume Design: Sue Makkoo; Associate Lighting Design: Ryan O'Gara and Joe Doran; Associate Sound Design: Josh Liebert; Associate Hair and Wig Design: Ashley Rae Callahan
Executive Producer: Dana Sherman; General Manager: Dodger Management Group; Company Manager: Miguel A. Ortiz; Associate Co. Mgr: Kelly Ann Gray
Production Supervisor: Richard Hester; Technical Supervisor: Hudson Theatrical Associates; Production Stage Manager: Andrew Neal; Stage Manager: Lucy Kennedy
Musical Supervisor: Ron Melrose; Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Associate Musical Supervisor: Taylor Peckham; Conducted by Taylor Peckham; Associate Conductor: Debra Barsha; Keyboard: Taylor Peckham, Debra Barsha and Victoria Theodore; Guitar: Michelle Marie Nestor; Bass: Sherisse Rogers; Percussion: Courtnee Roze; Drums: Rosa Avila; Synthesizer Programmer: Randy Cohen
Casting: Tara Rubin Casting; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Advertising: AKA; Promotions: Red Rising Marketing; Creative Producer: Lauren Mitchell; Fight direction by Steve Rankin; Fight Captain: Drew Wildman Foster; Dance Captain: Jenny Laroche; Dialect Coach: Charley Layton; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Cast
Ariana DeBose
Disco Donna
LaChanze
Diva Donna/Mary Gaines
Storm Lever
Broadway debut
Duckling Donna/Mimi
Aaron Krohn
Neil Bogart/Sommelier/Gunther
Ken Robinson
Andrew Gaines
Jared Zirilli
Bruce Sudano
Angelica Beliard
Ensemble
Mackenzie Bell
Detective/David Geffen
Ensemble
Kaleigh Cronin
Giorgio Moroder
Ensemble
Kimberly Dodson
Broadway debut
Young Dara/Amanda
Ensemble
Anissa Felix
Adult Mary Ellen
Ensemble
Drew Wildman Foster
Brian/Helmuth Sommer
Ensemble
Kendal Hartse
Pete Bellotte/Don Engel
Ensemble
Afra Hines
Michael/Maid/'To Turn the Stone' Soloist
Ensemble
Jenny Laroche
Broadway debut
Norman Brokaw
Ensemble
Wonu Ogunfowora
Young Mary Ellen/Brooklyn
Ensemble
Rebecca Riker
Bob
Ensemble
Christina Acosta Robinson
Broadway debut
Adult Dara
Ensemble
Jessica Rush
Joyce Bogart
Ensemble
Harris M. Turner
Broadway debut
Pastor
Ensemble
Swings: Aurelia Michael, Jody Reynard and Kim Steele
Understudies: Kimberly Dodson (Duckling Donna/Mimi), Drew Wildman Foster (Bruce Sudano, Neil Bogart/Sommelier/Gunther), Afra Hines (Disco Donna), Wonu Ogunfowora (Duckling Donna/Mimi), Jody Reynard (Andrew Gaines, Bruce Sudano, Neil Bogart/Sommelier/Gunther), Christina Acosta Robinson (Diva Donna/Mary Gaines) and Kim Steele (Disco Donna)
Cast
Ariana DeBose
Disco Donna
LaChanze
Diva Donna/Mary Gaines
Storm Lever
Broadway debut
Duckling Donna/Mimi
Aaron Krohn
Neil Bogart/Sommelier/Gunther
Ken Robinson
Andrew Gaines
Jared Zirilli
Bruce Sudano
Angelica Beliard
Ensemble
Mackenzie Bell
Detective/David Geffen
Mackenzie Bell
Ensemble
Kaleigh Cronin
Giorgio Moroder
Kaleigh Cronin
Ensemble
Kimberly Dodson
Broadway debut
Young Dara/Amanda
Kimberly Dodson
Ensemble
Anissa Felix
Adult Mary Ellen
Anissa Felix
Ensemble
Drew Wildman Foster
Brian/Helmuth Sommer
Drew Wildman Foster
Ensemble
Afra Hines
Michael/Maid/'To Turn the Stone' Soloist
Afra Hines
Ensemble
Jenny Laroche
Broadway debut
Norman Brokaw
Jenny Laroche
Ensemble
Wonu Ogunfowora
Young Mary Ellen/Brooklyn
Wonu Ogunfowora
Ensemble
Rebecca Riker
Bob
Rebecca Riker
Ensemble
Christina Acosta Robinson
Broadway debut
Adult Dara
Christina Acosta Robinson
Ensemble
Jessica Rush
Joyce Bogart
Jessica Rush
Ensemble
Kaye Tuckerman
Broadway debut
Pete Bellotte/Don Engel
Kaye Tuckerman
Ensemble
Harris M. Turner
Broadway debut
Pastor
Harris M. Turner
Ensemble
Swings: Aurelia Michael, Jody Reynard and Katherine Roarty
Understudies: Kimberly Dodson (Duckling Donna/Mimi), Drew Wildman Foster (Bruce Sudano), Drew Wildman Foster (Neil Bogart/Sommelier/Gunther), Afra Hines (Disco Donna), Wonu Ogunfowora (Duckling Donna/Mimi), Jody Reynard (Bruce Sudano), Jody Reynard (Neil Bogart/Sommelier/Gunther), Jody Reynard (Andrew Gaines) and Christina Acosta Robinson (Diva Donna/Mary Gaines)
Tony Award®
2018 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical [nominee]
LaChanze
2018 Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical [nominee]
Ariana DeBose
Drama Desk Award
2018 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee]
LaChanze

The Queen Is Back
(music by Evan Kidd Bogart, Jonathan Rotem and Donna Summer; lyrics by Evan Kidd Bogart, Jonathan Rotem and Donna Summer)
I Feel Love
(music by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
Love to Love You Baby
(music by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
I Remember Yesterday
(music by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
On My Honor
(music by Harold Faltermeyer, Bruce Sudano and Donna Summer; lyrics by Harold Faltermeyer, Bruce Sudano and Donna Summer)
Faster and Faster to Nowhere
(music by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
White Boys
(music by Galt MacDermot, James Rado and Gerome Ragni; lyrics by Galt MacDermot, James Rado and Gerome Ragni)
MacArthur Park
(music by Jimmy Webb; lyrics by Jimmy Webb)
Heaven Knows
(music by Peter Bellotte, Greg Mathieson, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Greg Mathieson, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
No More Tears (Enough is Enough)
(music by Paul Jabara and Bruce Roberts; lyrics by Paul Jabara and Bruce Roberts)
Pandora's Box
(music by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
On the Radio
(music by Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
I Love You
(music by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Giorgio Moroder and Donna Summer)
Bad Girls
(music by Joseph Esposito, Edward Hokenson, Bruce Sudano and Donna Summer; lyrics by Joseph Esposito, Edward Hokenson, Bruce Sudano and Donna Summer)
She Works Hard for the Money
(music by Michael Omartian and Donna Summer; lyrics by Michael Omartian and Donna Summer)
Dim All the Lights
(music by Donna Summer; lyrics by Donna Summer)
I Believe in Jesus
(music by Donna Summer; lyrics by Donna Summer)
Unconditional Love
(music by Michael Omartian and Donna Summer; lyrics by Michael Omartian and Donna Summer)
To Turn the Stone
(music by Peter Bellotte and Giorgio Moroder; lyrics by Peter Bellotte and Giorgio Moroder)
Stamp Your Feet
(music by Danielle Brisebois, Gregory Allen Kurstin and Donna Summer; lyrics by Danielle Brisebois, Gregory Allen Kurstin and Donna Summer)
Friends Unknown
(music by Keith Diamond, Anthony Smith, Vanessa Robbie Smith and Donna Summer; lyrics by Keith Diamond, Anthony Smith, Vanessa Robbie Smith and Donna Summer)
Hot Stuff
(music by Peter Bellotte, Harold Faltermeyer and Keith Forsey; lyrics by Peter Bellotte, Harold Faltermeyer and Keith Forsey)
Last Dance
(music by Paul Jabara; lyrics by Paul Jabara)