MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 18, 2002
Closing Date
Jun 20, 2004
1st Preview
Mar 19, 2002
1st Preview
Mar 19, 2002
Previews
32
Performances
903
MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Marquis Theatre
(Apr 18, 2002 - Jun 20, 2004)

Setting
New York City, 1922.

Book by Dick Scanlan and Richard Morris; New music by Jeanine Tesori; New lyrics by Dick Scanlan; Original story and screenplay for the Universal Pictures Film by Richard Morris; Musical Director: Michael Rafter; Music orchestrated by Doug Besterman and Ralph Burns; Dance arrangements by David Chase; Vocal arrangements by Jeanine Tesori; Featuring "Thoroughly Modern Millie" written by James Van Heusen; Featuring "The Speed Test" written by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Featuring "Jimmy" written by Jay Thompson; Featuring "I'm Falling in Love with Someone" written by Victor Herbert; Featuring "Muqin" written by Walter Donaldson; Featuring "Thoroughly Modern Millie" written by Sammy Cahn; Featuring "The Speed Test" written by W. S. Gilbert; Featuring "I'm Falling in Love with Someone" written by Rida Johnson Young; Featuring "Muqin" written by Sam M. Lewis and Joe Young; Uncredited orchestrations by Larry Blank
Directed by Michael Mayer; Choreographed by Rob Ashford; Associate Choreographer: Rebecca Timms and Noah Racey; Assistant Director: Paul Dobie
Scenic Design by David Gallo; Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz; Lighting Design by Donald Holder; Sound Design by Jon Weston; Hair Design by Paul Huntley; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Associate Scenic Design: Rob Andrusko; Associate Costume Design: Markas Henry; Associate Lighting Design: Karen Spahn; Assistant Scenic Design: Rob Bissinger and Zak Borovay; Assistant Costume Design: Christine Field, Kevin Brainerd, Michael McAleer and Eden Miller; Assistant Wig Design: Amy Solomon; Associate Lighting Designer / Automated Lights Consultant: Warren Flynn; Assistant Lighting Design: Hilary Manners; Assistant Lighting Designer / Slide Artist: Michelle Habeck; Projection Programmer: Paul Vershbow; Assistant Sound Design: Jason Strangfeld
General Manager: Nina Lannan & Associates; Company Manager: Ken Davenport; Assistant Co. Mgr: Dean Strober
Production Stage Manager: Bonnie L. Becker; Production Manager: Theatresmith Inc.; Stage Manager: Pat Sosnow; Assistant Stage Mgr: Charles Underhill
Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Featuring "The Nuttycracker Suite" based on music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Conducted by Michael Rafter; Associate Conductor: Lawrence Goldberg; Assistant Conductor: Charles Descarfino; Woodwinds: Lawrence Feldman, Walt Weiskopf, Dan Willis and Allen Won; Trumpet: Craig Johnson, Brian O'Flaherty and Glenn Drewes; Trombone: Larry Farrell and Jeff Nelson; French Horn: Brad Gemeinhardt; Violin: Belinda Whitney, Laura Oatts, Eric DeGioia, Karl Kawahara and Mary Whitaker; Cello: Stephanie Cummins and Anik Oulianine; Harp: Emily Mitchell; Piano: Larry Goldberg; Bass: Ray Kilday; Guitar: Jack Cavari and Warren Odze; Percussion: Charles Descarfino; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman Music Preparation
General Press Representative: Barlow-Hartman Public Relations; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Dance Captain: David Eggers; Casting: Jim Carnahan; Marketing: TMG - The Marketing Group; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Asst. to the Choreographer: Jim Augustine; Associate Casting: Matt Schreiber
Miss Dorothy Brown
Gavin Creel
Broadway debut
Jimmy Smith
Mar 19, 2002 - Apr 27, 2003
Millie Dillmount
Mar 19, 2002 - Feb 15, 2004
Mrs. Meers
Mar 19, 2002 - Aug 03, 2003
Bun Foo
Mr. Trevor Graydon
Ken Leung
Broadway debut
Ching Ho
Miss Flannery
Mar 19, 2002 - Feb 29, 2004
Muzzy Van Hossmere
Mar 19, 2002 - Apr 12, 2003
Lucille
 
Daphne
 
Ensemble
Mar 19, 2002 - Aug 25, 2002
Ensemble
 
Mathilde
 
Ensemble
Ethel Peas
 
Ensemble
Dorothy Parker
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Dishwasher
 
Ensemble
Gregg Goodbrod
Broadway debut
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
 
New Modern
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Alice
 
Ensemble
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
One of Muzzy's Boys
Mar 19, 2002 - Oct 20, 2002
 
Ensemble
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
Speed Tappist
 
Officer
 
Dexter
 
Ensemble
Speed Tappist
 
George Gershwin
 
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
Aaron Ramey
Broadway debut
Rodney
Mar 19, 2002 - Aug 11, 2002
 
Dishwasher
 
Ensemble
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Kenneth
Mar 19, 2002 - Jul 21, 2002
 
Dishwasher
 
Ensemble
Standby: Sharon Scruggs (Muzzy Van Hossmere, Mrs. Meers)
Understudies: Kate Baldwin (Miss Dorothy Brown), Catherine Brunell (Millie Dillmount), Julie Connors (Miss Flannery), Gregg Goodbrod (Mr. Trevor Graydon), Jessica Grové (Miss Dorothy Brown), Susan Haefner (Millie Dillmount, Miss Flannery), JoAnn M. Hunter (Bun Foo), Francis Jue (Ching Ho), Darren Lee (Ching Ho, Bun Foo), Aaron Ramey (Jimmy Smith, Mr. Trevor Graydon) and Brandon Wardell (Jimmy Smith)

Marquis Theatre (Apr 18, 2002 - Jun 20, 2004)

Company Manager: Jim Brandeberry; Associate Co. Mgr: Seth Marquette
Production Stage Manager: Pat Sosnow; Stage Manager: Charlene Speyerer (Mar 11, 2003 - Apr 20, 2003)
Associate Conductor: Lawrence Yurman; Violin: Elizabeth Nielsen

Cast

Millie Dillmount
Feb 16, 2004 - Jun 20, 2004
Mrs. Meers
Jun 07, 2004 - Jun 20, 2004
Muzzy Van Hossmere
Apr 22, 2003 - Jun 20, 2004
Jimmy Smith
Apr 29, 2003 - Jun 20, 2004
Mr. Trevor Graydon
Dec 16, 2003 - Jun 20, 2004
Miss Dorothy Brown
? - Jun 20, 2004
Bun Foo
Miss Flannery
Mar 01, 2004 - Jun 20, 2004
Dave Rhee
Broadway debut
Ching Ho
Speed Tappist
circa. Sep 2003 - Jun 20, 2004
 
The Letch
circa. Sep 2003 - Jun 20, 2004
 
One of Muzzy's Boys
circa. Sep 2003 - Jun 20, 2004
 
Ensemble
circa. Sep 2003 - Jun 20, 2004
Daphne
 
The Pearl Lady
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
Mrs. Meers
Sep 05, 2003 - ?
Mrs. Meers
Sep 26, 2003 - Feb 15, 2004
Muzzy Van Hossmere
Apr 14, 2003 - Apr 21, 2003
 
Mrs. Meers
Aug 05, 2003 - Sep 04, 2003
 
Mrs. Meers
Feb 16, 2004 - Feb 23, 2004
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
One of Muzzy's Boys
Mrs. Meers
Feb 24, 2004 - Jun 06, 2004
Mr. Trevor Graydon
Jul 22, 2003 - Dec 14, 2003
One of Muzzy's Boys
Ensemble
Oct 22, 2002 - ?
 
Ensemble
One of Muzzy's Boys
Oct 22, 2002 - ?
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
The Pearl Lady
Ensemble
 
Speed Tappist
 
Officer
 
Dexter
Ensemble
Cheyenne Jackson
Broadway debut
Ensemble
Jul 23, 2002 - Sep 2003
 
Dishwasher
 
Ensemble
Eric Jackson
Broadway debut
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
Mr. Trevor Graydon
May 13, 2003 - Jul 20, 2003
Ensemble
Aug 27, 2002 - ?
 
Lucille
Ensemble
The Letch
Ensemble
Jul 23, 2002 - ?
 
Rodney
 
Dishwasher
Jimmy Smith
Feb 16, 2004 - ?
Ensemble
 
Dorothy Parker
 
Ruth
 
Daphne
Lucille
 
Ensemble
 
Miss Dorothy Brown
 
 
Mr. Trevor Graydon
Jan 28, 2003 - May 11, 2003
George Gershwin
 
Ensemble
 
Dishwasher
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Ensemble
Gloria
 
Ensemble
Speed Tappist
Apr 02, 2003 - Apr 02, 2003
 
Dishwasher
Ensemble
 
One of Muzzy's Boys
 
Dishwasher
Ensemble
 
Dishwasher
Standby: Terry Burrell (Muzzy Van Hossmere)
Understudies: Charlie Brumbly (Ensemble), Megan Campbell (Millie Dillmount), Paul Canaan (Ensemble), Jessica Dillan (Ethel Peas, Ensemble), Matt Farnsworth (Jimmy Smith, Mr. Trevor Graydon, Rodney, Dishwasher, Ensemble), Cheyenne Jackson (Jimmy Smith, Mr. Trevor Graydon), Megan McGinnis (Miss Dorothy Brown), Anne L. Nathan (Mrs. Meers), Darren Ritchie (Jimmy Smith), Linda Romoff (Miss Flannery), Emily Rozek (Millie Dillmount), Kim Varhola (Bun Foo) and Richard Feng Zhu (Bun Foo, Ching Ho)
music by Jeanine Tesori; lyrics by Dick Scanlan
(Unless otherwise noted)
Act 1
Sung By
Not for the Life of Me
Millie Dillmount
Thoroughly Modern Millie
(music by James Van Heusen; lyrics by Sammy Cahn)
Millie Dillmount and Ensemble
Not for the Life of Me (Reprise)
Ruth, Gloria, Rita, Alice, Cora and Lucille
How the Other Half Lives
Miss Dorothy Brown and Millie Dillmount
The Speed Test
(music by Sir Arthur Sullivan)
Mr. Trevor Graydon, Millie Dillmount, Miss Flannery and Office Workers
They Don't Know
Mrs. Meers
The Nuttycracker Suite
Millie Dillmount, Miss Dorothy Brown, Jimmy Smith, Gloria, Alice, Ruth and Speakeasy Patrons
What Do I Need with Love?
Jimmy Smith
Only in New York
Muzzy Van Hossmere
Jimmy
(music by Jeanine Tesori and Jay Thompson; lyrics by Dick Scanlan and Jay Thompson)
Millie Dillmount
Act 2
Sung By
Forget About the Boy
Millie Dillmount, Miss Flannery and Typists
I'm Falling in Love with Someone
(music by Victor Herbert; lyrics by Rida Johnson Young)
Mr. Trevor Graydon and Miss Dorothy Brown
I Turned the Corner
Jimmy Smith and Millie Dillmount
Mrs. Meers, Ching Ho and Bun Foo
Long as I'm Here with You
Muzzy Van Hossmere, Millie Dillmount and Ensemble
Gimme Gimme
Millie Dillmount
The Speed Test (Reprise)
(music by Sir Arthur Sullivan)
Millie Dillmount, Mr. Trevor Graydon, Jimmy Smith and Muzzy Van Hossmere
Thoroughly Modern Millie (Reprise)
(music by James Van Heusen; lyrics by Sammy Cahn)
Jimmy Smith, Miss Dorothy Brown and Moderns

Tony Award®

 

Best Book of a Musical

2002 Nominee
Book by Dick Scanlan and Richard Morris
 

Best Original Musical Score

2002 Nominee
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Lyrics by Dick Scanlan
 

Best Actor in a Musical

2002 Nominee
Gavin Creel

Best Actress in a Musical

2002 Winner
Sutton Foster
 

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

2002 Nominee
Marc Kudisch

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

2002 Winner
Harriet Harris

Best Costume Design

2002 Winner
Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz

Best Choreography

2002 Winner
Choreographed by Rob Ashford
 

Best Direction of a Musical

2002 Nominee
Directed by Michael Mayer

Best Orchestrations

2002 Winner
Music orchestrated by Doug Besterman and Ralph Burns

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Book of a Musical

2002 Nominee
Book by Dick Scanlan and Richard Morris

Outstanding Actress in a Musical

2002 Winner
Sutton Foster
 

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

2002 Nominee
Marc Kudisch

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

2002 Winner
Harriet Harris
 

Outstanding Choreography

2002 Nominee
Choreographed by Rob Ashford

Outstanding Director of a Musical

2002 Winner
Directed by Michael Mayer

Outstanding Orchestrations

2002 Winner
Music orchestrated by Doug Besterman and Ralph Burns
 

Outstanding Lyrics

2002 Nominee
Lyrics by Dick Scanlan
 

Outstanding Set Design of a Musical

2002 Nominee
Scenic Design by David Gallo
 

Outstanding Music

2002 Nominee
Music by Jeanine Tesori
 

Outstanding Costume Design

2002 Nominee
Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz
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