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Take Me Along   

Martin Beck Theatre, (4/14/1985 - 4/14/1985)
First Preview: Apr 09, 1985 Total Previews: 7
Opening Date: Apr 14, 1985    
Closing Date: Apr 14, 1985 Total Performances: 1

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: A Connecticut town. 1906.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (under the direction of Richard G. Wolff, President)
Produced by The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; Produced by arrangement with The Shubert Performing Arts Center
Originally produced by The Goodspeed Opera House (Michael P. Price, Executive Producer)
Music by Bob Merrill; Lyrics by Bob Merrill; Book by Joseph Stein and Robert Russell; Based on "Ah Wilderness" by Eugene O'Neill; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Dance arrangements by Allen Cohen; Additional orchestrations by Lynn Crigler and Allen Cohen; Musical Director: Lynn Crigler
Directed by Thomas Gruenewald; Choreography and Musical Staging by Dan Siretta
Scenic Design by James Leonard Joy; Lighting Design by Craig Miller; Costume Design by David Toser; Sound Design by Jan Nebozenko; Hair Design by Stephen LoVullo
General Manager: Alan C. Wasser
Production Stage Manager: John Bonanni; Stage Manager: Bryan Harris; Assistant Stage Mgr: Andy Hostettler
Music Contractor: John Monaco; Associate Conductor: Patrick Vaccariello
Casting: Warren Pincus; General Press Representative: David Powers; Dance Captain: Ed Brazo; Advertising: Attisano Levine, Inc.
Beth Fowler
Lily Miller
Nat's sister
Taryn Grimes
Muriel Macomber
Macomber's daughter and friend to Richard
Betty Johnson
Broadway debut
Essie Miller
Nat's wife
Alyson Kirk
Mildred Miller
the youngest Miller
Kurt Knudson
Sid Davis
Essie's brother
Stephen McDonough
Broadway debut
Arthur Miller
Richard's older bother, at Yale
Robert Nichols
Nat Miller
editor of the Centerville Globe
Nikki Sahagen
a travelling artiste for hire
Gary Landon Wright
Broadway debut
Richard Miller
Nat's younger son
Kathy Andrini
Blake Atherton
Michael Kelly Boone
Ed Brazo
Kimberly Campbell
Swing Dancer
Richard Dodd
Erik Geier
Swing Dancer
Andy Hostettler
Richard Korthaze
David Macomber
dry goods store owner
Patrick S. Murphy
Mercedes Perez
Keith Savage
David Vosburgh
Joel Whittaker
Arthur's friend
Betty Winsett
John Witham
The Salesman
Understudies: Kathy Andrini (Mildred Miller, Muriel Macomber), Michael Kelly Boone (Richard Miller, Wint), Patrick S. Murphy (Richard Miller), Mercedes Perez (Belle), Keith Savage (Bartender, David Macomber, The Salesman), David Vosburgh (Nat Miller), Joel Whittaker (Arthur Miller), Betty Winsett (Essie Miller, Lily Miller) and John Witham (Sid Davis)
Tony Award®
1985 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Kurt Knudson
music by Bob Merrill; lyrics by Bob Merrill
ACT 1 Sung By
Marvelous Fire Machine Nat Miller and Ensemble
Oh, Please Essie Miller and Nat Miller
Oh, Please (Reprise) Essie Miller, Nat Miller, Lily Miller, Arthur Miller and Mildred Miller
I Would Die Richard Miller and Muriel Macomber
Sid, Ol' Kid Sid Davis, Belle and Townspeople
Staying Young Nat Miller
I Get Embarrassed Sid Davis and Lily Miller
We're Home Lily Miller
Take Me Along Nat Miller and Sid Davis
Take Me Along (Reprise) Company
The Only Pair I've Got Belle and Ensemble
In the Company of Men Sid Davis, Nat Miller and Male Ensemble
Knights on White Horses Lily Miller and Essie Miller
That's How It Starts Richard Miller
ACT 2 Sung By
If Jesus Don't Love Ya Richard Miller, Belle and Ensemble
Oh, Please (Reprise) Nat Miller and Essie Miller
Promise Me a Rose Lily Miller
If Jesus Don't Love Ya Lily Miller
Staying Young (Reprise) Nat Miller
Green Snake Sid Davis
Nine O'Clock Richard Miller
Nine O'Clock (Reprise) Richard Miller and Muriel Macomber
But Yours Sid Davis and Lily Miller
Finale Sid Davis and Lily Miller