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Gypsy   Tour   A musical fable

Opening Date: May 9, 1989    
Closing Date: October 22, 1989

Category: Musical, Drama, Revival, National Tour
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Various cities throughout the U.S. From the 1920s to the 1930s.
Comments: This touring production came to Broadway, opening on November 16, 1989 at the St. James Theatre.

Production Staff [See More]
Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler, Kathy Levin and Barry Brown; Produced in association with Tokyo Broadcasting System International, Inc. and Pace Theatrical Group
Original Production Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Book by Arthur Laurents; Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee; Music orchestrated by Sid Ramin and Robert Ginzler; Dance arrangements by John Kander; Musical Director: Eric Stern
Directed by Arthur Laurents; Mr. Robbins' choreography reproduced by Bonnie Walker; Assistant Director: Richard Sabellico
Scenic Design by Kenneth Foy; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Natasha Katz; Sound Design by Peter Fitzgerald; Hair Design by Alan E. Schubert and Robert DiNiro; Makeup Design by Alan E. Schubert and Robert DiNiro
General Manager: Alecia Parker; Company Manager: Robert H. Wallner; Associate Co. Mgr: Laura Heller
Production Supervisor: James Pentecost; Technical Supervisor: Arthur Siccardi; Production Stage Manager: Craig Jacobs; Stage Manager: Tom Capps
Musical Coordinator: John Monaco; Assistant Conductor: Michael Rafter; Keyboards: Michael Rafter; Drums: Glenn Rhian; 1st Trumpet: James Sedler
Automation & Showdeck by Feller Precision
Casting: Stuart Howard and Amy Schecter; General Press Representative: Shirley Herz Associates; National Press Representative: Browne/Abrams Public Relations; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Dance Captain: Bonnie Walker; Photographer: Robert Ragsdale
Tyne Daly
Jonathan Hadary
Crista Moore
Mace Barrett
Jim Bracchitta
Demetri Callas
Ronn Carroll
Bobby John Carter
Clarence (and his classic clarinet)
Danny Cistone
Barbara Erwin
Miss Cratchitt
Tessie Tura
Barbara Folts
Hollywood Blonde
Teri Furr
Hollywood Blonde
Paul Geraci
Jeana Haege
Balloon Girl
Ned Hannah
Tony Hoty
Uncle Jocko
Robert Lambert
Lori Ann Mahl
Kristen Mahon
Baby Louise
Anna McNeely
Nancy Melius
Hollywood Blonde
Jason Minor
Bruce Moore
Michele Pigliavento
Hollywood Blonde
Ginger Prince
John Remme
Mr. Goldstone
Jana Robbins
Robin Robinson
Hollywood Blonde
Christen Tassin
Baby June
Alec Timerman
St. Paul
Tracy Venner
Craig Waletzko
Swings: Julie Graves and Eric H. Kaufman
Standby: Mace Barrett (Herbie) and Jana Robbins (Rose)
Understudies: Jim Bracchitta (George, Mr. Goldstone), Teri Furr (Agnes, June), Jeana Haege (Baby June, Baby Louise), Tony Hoty (Cigar, Phil, Weber), Michele Pigliavento (Louise), Ginger Prince (Electra, Mazeppa, Miss Cratchitt, Tessie Tura), John Remme (Bougeron-Cochon, Pastey, Pop) and Alec Timerman (Tulsa)
music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
ACT 1 Sung By
Let Me Entertain You Baby June and Baby Louise
Some People Rose
Small World Rose and Herbie
Baby June and Her Newsboys
Mr. Goldstone Rose, Herbie and Company
Little Lamb Louise
You'll Never Get Away From Me Rose and Herbie
Dainty June and Her Farmboys
If Momma Was Married Louise and June
All I Need Is the Girl Tulsa
Everything's Coming Up Roses Rose
ACT 2 Sung By
Toreadorables Louise and Hollywood Blondes
Together Rose, Herbie and Louise
You Gotta Have a Gimmick Mazeppa, Electra and Tessie Tura
The Strip Gypsy Rose Lee
Rose's Turn Rose
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Engagement Dates Theatre City and State
Oct 3, 1989 - Oct 22, 1989 Music Hall At Fair Park Dallas, TX
Sep 19, 1989 - Sep 24, 1989 Benedum Center Pittsburgh, PA
Aug 9, 1989 - Sep 17, 1989 Opera House (DC) Washington, DC
Aug 1, 1989 - Aug 6, 1989 Jones Hall For The Performing Arts Houston, TX
Jul 18, 1989 - Jul 29, 1989 Segerstrom Center for the Arts Costa Mesa, CA
Jul 4, 1989 - Jul 16, 1989 Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Los Angeles, CA
Jun 27, 1989 - Jul 2, 1989 Orpheum Theatre - Minneapolis Minneapolis, MN
Jun 20, 1989 - Jun 25, 1989 The Muny St. Louis, MO
Jun 13, 1989 - Jun 18, 1989 Wang Theatre at the Boch Center Boston, MA
Jun 6, 1989 - Jun 11, 1989 Bushnell Hartford, CT
May 23, 1989 - Jun 4, 1989 David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts Tampa, FL
May 9, 1989 - May 21, 1989 Jackie Gleason Theater Of Performing Arts Miami, FL