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Opening Date: January 9, 1990    
Closing Date: May 13, 1990

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, National Tour
Setting: Budapest, Hungary, 1956 and the Present. Bangkok, Thailand, the Present. Kennedy Airport, New York, the Present.

Production Staff
Produced by Tom Mallow, William H. Kessler, Jr., Michael M. Weatherly and Robert R. Larsen; Produced in association with Pace Theatrical Group
Original Broadway Production Produced by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President), 3 Knights Ltd. and Robert Fox Ltd.; Original Broadway Production Directed by Trevor Nunn
Music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus; Lyrics by Tim Rice; Book for Broadway Production by Richard Nelson; Book Revised for this Production by Robert Coe; Based on an idea by Tim Rice; Music orchestrated by Anders Eljas; Music arranged by Anders Eljas; Additional Orchestrations by Steven Margoshes and Danny Troob; Musical Director: Jonny Bowden
A New Production Directed by Des McAnuff; Choreographed by Peter Anastos; New Choreography by Wayne Cilento; Assistant Director: Ross Wasserman
Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Susan Hilferty; Lighting Design by Ken Billington; Sound Design by Gary Stocker; Hair Design by Brent Dillon; Make-Up Design by Brent Dillon
Executive Producer: George MacPherson; Company Manager: Alan Ross Kosher
Production Stage Manager: Mark S. Krause; Stage Manager: John Actman; Assistant Stage Mgr: Femi Sarah Heggie
Musical Supervisor: Steven Margoshes and Danny Troob; Music Consultant: Paul Bogaev; Assistant Conductor: Larry Goldberg
Casting: Julie Mossberg and Brian Chavanne; Tour Direction by American Theatre Productions, Inc.; Press Representative: Patt Dale Associates; Dance Captain: Steve Ochoa
Stephen Bogardus
Carolee Carmello
John Herrera
Ken Ard
David Hurst
Gregory Jbara
Barbara Walsh
Reathel Bean
TV Anchorman
Edward Conery
Dina Dailey
Valerie De Pena
Justine DiCostanzo
Tom Flynn
Timm Fujii
Bruce Kuhn
Kim Lindsay
Pat Moya
Brenda O'Brien
Steve Ochoa
Thomas James O'Leary
Tom Rocco
Carol Denise Smith
Larry Solowitz
Vernon Spencer
Nephi Jay Wimmer
Susan Wood
Swings: Michael Gerhart and Malinda Shaffer
Understudies: Tom Flynn (Molokov), Kim Lindsay (Florence), Brenda O'Brien (Svetlana), Thomas James O'Leary (Freddie), Larry Solowitz (Anatoly) and Vernon Spencer (Arbiter, Walter)
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Engagement Dates Theatre City and State
May 8, 1990 - May 13, 1990 Segerstrom Center for the Arts Costa Mesa, CA
Apr 17, 1990 - Apr 22, 1990 Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre Orlando, FL
Apr 10, 1990 - Apr 15, 1990 Palace Theatre - Columbus Columbus, OH
Mar 30, 1990 - Apr 8, 1990 The Playhouse on Rodney Square Wilmington, DE
Mar 27, 1990 - Mar 29, 1990 Proctors Schenectady, NY
Mar 20, 1990 - Mar 25, 1990 Bushnell Hartford, CT
Mar 6, 1990 - Mar 11, 1990 Kentucky Center For The Performing Arts Louisville, KY
Feb 26, 1990 - Mar 4, 1990 Heinz Hall Pittsburgh, PA
Feb 20, 1990 - Feb 25, 1990 Fox Theatre - St. Louis St. Louis, MO
Feb 13, 1990 - Feb 18, 1990 Ordway Center For The Performing Arts St. Paul, MN
Jan 30, 1990 - Feb 4, 1990 DeVos Hall Grand Rapids, MI
Jan 25, 1990 - Jan 27, 1990 Hancher Auditorium Iowa City, IA
Jan 9, 1990 - Jan 21, 1990 Jackie Gleason Theater Of Performing Arts Miami, FL