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Barnum   Tour  

Opening Date: May 12, 1981    
Closing Date: August 22, 1981

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, National Tour
Setting: 1835 through 1880. All over America and the major capitals of the world.

Production Staff
Produced by Judy Gordon, Cy Coleman and Maurice & Lois F. Rosenfeld; Produced in association with Irvin Feld and Kenneth Feld
Book by Mark Bramble; Music by Cy Coleman; Lyrics by Michael Stewart; Music orchestrated by Hershy Kay; Musical Director: Robert Billig
Directed by Joe Layton; Musical Staging by Joe Layton
Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Craig Miller; Sound Design by Otts Munderloh; Hair Design by Ted Azar
General Manager: James Walsh; Company Manager: John Corkill
Production Supervisor: Mary Porter Hall and Ed Kresley; Technical Supervisor: Peter Feller, Sr.; Production Stage Manager: Warren Crane; Assistant Stage Mgr: Steve Wappel; Stage Manager: Kate Pollock
Casting: Howard Feuer and Jeremy Ritzer; Press Representative: David Powers; Circus Training by The New York School for Circus Arts
Stacy Keach
Phineas Taylor Barnum
Catherine Gaines
Jenny Lind
Dee Hoty
Chairy Barnum
Bobby Lee
Tom Thumb
Terri White
Joice Heth
Diane Abrams
Lady Aerialist
Gabriel Barre
James A. Bailey
Paul Browne
One Man Band
Edgar Templeton
Darlene Cory
Baton Twirler
Richard Gervais
Sherwood Stratton
Steve Hall
Julius Goldschmidt
Humbert Morrissey
K. Leslie
Lady Bricklayer
Stephanie Nash
Lady Plate Balancer
Mrs. Sherwood Stratton
Andrew Hill Newman
Amos Scudder
Michael Oster
White-Faced Clown
Malcolm Perry
Acrobat Extraordinaire
Melvin Roberts
Chester Lyman
Andrea Wright
High Wire Lady
Swings: Bo Gerard, Betty Ann LaRusso, Gordon Weiss and Leslie Wing
Understudies: Bo Gerard (Chester Lyman, Humbert Morrissey, Julius Goldschmidt, Sherwood Stratton), Richard Gervais (Ringmaster), Steve Hall (Phineas Taylor Barnum), Linda Hohenfeld (Chairy Barnum, Jenny Lind), K. Leslie (Joice Heth), Michael Oster (Tom Thumb), Jess Richards (Phineas Taylor Barnum), Gordon Weiss (Amos Scudder, Edgar Templeton, Wilton) and Andrea Wright (Chairy Barnum, Jenny Lind)
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Engagement Dates Theatre City and State
Jul 13, 1981 - Aug 22, 1981 Fisher Theatre Detroit, MI
Jun 4, 1981 - Jul 12, 1981 Opera House (DC) Washington, DC
May 12, 1981 - May 30, 1981 Saenger Theatre (LA) New Orleans, LA