MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
May 28, 1974
Closing Date
Dec 31, 1978
1st Preview
May 16, 1974
1st Preview
May 16, 1974
Performances
1,920
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Cort Theatre
(May 28, 1974 - Dec 31, 1978)

Description
A musical in one act

Setting
The Passaic Top Hat, a night club in New Jersey.

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Produced by Edgar Lansbury, Joseph Beruh and Ivan Reitman; Associate Producer: Nan Pearlman
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Bob Randall; Musical Director: Stephen Reinhardt; Dance arrangements by David Sheridan Spangler
Directed by Grover Dale; Choreographed by Grover Dale
Scenic Design by David Chapman; Costume Design by Randy Barcelo; Lighting Design by Richard Nelson; Audio Design by Phil Ramone; Assistant to Mr. Chapman: Frank J. Boros; Assistant to Mr. Nelson: Jim Harrison; Assistant to Mr. Ramone: Hank Cattaneo
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc.; Company Manager: Gary Gunas
Production Stage Manager: Herb Vogler; Stage Manager: John Actman; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jay Fox
Conducted by Stephen Reinhardt; Keyboards: Stephen Reinhardt and Paul Shaffer; Guitar: Brian McCormick and Jerry Wiener; Bass: Steve Manes; Drums: Richard Cook; Percussion: Charles Birch; Music published by Belwin Mills Publishing Corporation
Magic by Doug Henning; Assistant to Mr. Henning: Brian Lumley and Glen Priest
General Press Representative: Gifford / Wallace, Inc.; Casting: Otto & Windsor; Dance Captain: Jay Fox; Animal Supervision: Animal Talent Scouts, Inc.; Photographer: Kenn Duncan; Assistant to Mr. Dale: Jay Fox; Production Assistant: Darrell Jonas, Walter Wood and Sam Christensen; Assistant to the Producer: Jo Marie Wakefield; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson
Charmin
Steve
Goldfarb
Understudy: Justin Ross (Mike, Steve)

Cort Theatre (May 28, 1974 - Dec 31, 1978)

Keyboards: Bob Christianson

Cast

Joseph Abaldo
Replaced Jeff Mylett - role name was changed to "Joe"
Joe
Charmin
Donna
Feldman
Feldman
Goldfarb
Feldman
Manny
Charmin
Jeff Mylett
Replaced Doug Henning - role name was changed to "Jeff"
Jeff
Donna
Feldman
Steve
Charmin
Feldman
Standby: Baillie Gerstein (Cal, Donna), Sharron Miller (Charmin, Dina), Jeff Mylett (Doug) and Steven Peterman (Joe)
Understudies: Richard Balestrino (Mike, Steve), Jay Fox (Manny), T. Michael Reed (Mike, Steve), Rita Rudner (Charmin, Dina), Nancy Sheehy (Cal, Donna), Garnett Smith (Feldman, Goldfarb), Timothy Wahrer (Manny) and Nicholas Wyman (Feldman, Goldfarb)
music by Stephen Schwartz; lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Up to His Old Tricks
Entire Company
Sold Silver Platform Shoes
Dina and Donna
Lion Tamer
Cal
Style
Feldman and Company
Charmin's Lament
Charmin
Two's Company
Dina and Donna
The Goldfarb Variations
Dina, Feldman, Donna, Manny and Charmin
Doug's Act
Doug
A Bit of Villainy
Feldman, Dina and Donna
West End Avenue
Cal
Sweet, Sweet, Sweet
Charmin, Manny, Mike and Steve
Before Your Very Eyes
Dina, Donna and Feldman

Tony Award®

 

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

1975 Nominee
Doug Henning
 

Best Direction of a Musical

1975 Nominee
Directed by Grover Dale
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