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The Robber Bridegroom   

Biltmore Theatre, (10/09/1976 - 2/13/1977)
First Preview: Sep 28, 1976 Total Previews: 12
Opening Date: Oct 09, 1976    
Closing Date: Feb 13, 1977 Total Performances: 145

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: In and around Rodney, Mississippi.
This production is a return engagement of The Robber Bridegroom (10/07/1975 - 10/18/1975)

Production Staff
Theatre Owned by David J. Cogan
Produced by John Houseman, Margot Harley and Michael B. Kapon; Produced by arrangement with The Acting Company; Associate Producer: Porter Van Zandt
Originally staged by the Musical Theatre Lab at St. Clement's Church
Book by Alfred Uhry; Lyrics by Alfred Uhry; Music by Robert Waldman; Music arranged by Robert Waldman; Based on the novella by Eudora Welty
Directed by Gerald Freedman; Choreographed by Donald Saddler
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Jeanne Button; Lighting Design by David F. Segal
General Manager: McCann & Nugent Productions, Inc.
Production Stage Manager: Mary Porter Hall; Stage Manager: Bethe Ward
Guitar and Fiddle: Bob Jones; Acoustic and Electric Bass: Roger Mason; Fiddle and Mandolin: Alan Kaufman; Guitar: Steve Mandell; Fiddle: Evan Stover; Banjo: Tony Trischka; Music Consultant: Seymour Press
General Press Representative: The Merlin Group, Ltd.; Press Representative: Sandra Manley; Advertising: Mike Mones and The Blaine Thompson Company; Casting: Johnson-Liff Associates; Artwork by David Byrd
Barry Bostwick
Jamie Lockhart
a robber
Rhonda Coullet
Musgrove's daughter
Barbara Lang
Musgrove's second wife
Susan Berger
Goat's Mother
George Deloy
Kyle Nunnery
Gary Epp
Harmon Harper
B. J. Hardin
Norman Ogelsby
Carolyn McCurry
A Raven
Lawrence John Moss
Little Harp
a robber
Mary Gordon Murray
Queenie Brenner
Trip Plymale
a simpleton
Ernie Sabella
Big Harp
the head of a robber
Jana Schneider
Goat's sister
Melinda Tanner
Rose Otto
Stephen Vinovich
Clemment Musgrove
a rich planter
Dennis Warning
Gerry G. Summers
Tom Westerman
K. K. Pone
Understudies: George Deloy (Jamie Lockhart), Gary Epp (Big Harp, Gerry G. Summers, K. K. Pone, Kyle Nunnery, Norman Ogelsby), B. J. Hardin (Clemment Musgrove), Carolyn McCurry (Salome), Mary Gordon Murray (Rosamund), Ernie Sabella (Little Harp), Melinda Tanner (A Raven, Airie, Goat's Mother, Queenie Brenner) and Tom Westerman (Goat)
Tony Award®
winner 1977 Best Actor in a Musical [winner]
Barry Bostwick
Drama Desk Award
1977 Outstanding Musical [nominee]
Produced by John Houseman, Margot Harley and Michael B. Kapon; Produced by arrangement with The Acting Company
1977 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [nominee]
also for "She Loves Me" Barry Bostwick
1977 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Barbara Lang
1977 Outstanding Choreography [nominee]
Donald Saddler
1977 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee]
Directed by Gerald Freedman
1977 Outstanding Lyrics [nominee]
Lyrics by Alfred Uhry
1977 Outstanding Music [nominee]
Music by Robert Waldman
1977 Outstanding Set Design [nominee]
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt
music by Robert Waldman; lyrics by Alfred Uhry
Once Upon the Natchez Trace Company
Two Heads Big Harp and Little Harp
Steal With Style Jamie Lockhart
Rosamund's Dream Rosamund
The Pricklepear Bloom Salome
Nothin' Up Rosamund
Deeper in the Woods Company
Riches Clemment Musgrove, Jamie Lockhart, Salome and Rosamund
Love Stolen Jamie Lockhart
Poor Tied Up Darlin' Little Harp and Goat
Goodbye Salome Company
Sleepy Man Rosamund
Where Oh Where Jamie Lockhart, Clemment Musgrove and Rosamund