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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas   Tour  

Opening Date: February 13, 2001    
Closing Date: May 12, 2002

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, National Tour
Setting: The State of Texas. The early 70's.

Production Staff [See More]
Produced by Manny Kladitis, Mitch Leigh, Magic Arts & Entertainment and SFX Theatrical Group; Produced in association with Jon B. Platt
Book by Larry L. King and Peter Masterson; Music by Carol Hall; Lyrics by Carol Hall; Additional Arrangements by Keith Levenson; Additional Orchestrations by Jeffrey Klitz
Directed by Thommie Walsh; Choreographed by Thommie Walsh; Associate Director: Cynthia Onrubia; Associate Choreographer: Cynthia Onrubia
Original Set Design: Marjorie Bradley Kellogg; Ann-Margaret's Costumes: Bob Mackie; Costume Design by Dona Granata; Lighting Design by Ken Billington and Jason Kantrowitz; Sound Design by William Ruger; Hair and Wig Design by Mitch Ely; Additional Scenery by Greg Hirsch
Company Manager: Dennis M. Daniello; General Manager: Niko Associates, Inc. (Manny Kladitis, Founder and President) and Jeffrey Chrzczon
Technical Supervisor: Arthur Siccardi; Production Supervisor: Thomas P. Carr; Production Stage Manager: Newton Cole; Stage Manager: David Foster
Musical Supervisor: Keith Levenson; Musical Coordinator: William Meade; Conducted by Anne Shuttlesworth; Associate Conductor: Lee Stametz; Keyboard: Anne Shuttlesworth and Lee Stametz; Electric Bass: Randall Klitz; Violin: Chris Tedesco; Drums: David Tancredi; Steel Guitar: Skip Krevens; Guitar: Manny Moreira
Casting: Barry Moss; National Press and Marketing: Dennis Crowley; Advertising: HergerAmos Advertising; Dance Captain: Michael D. Jablonski; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Miss Mona Stangley
Hal Davis
Edsel Mackey
Ed Dixon
Traveling Salesman
C. J. Scruggs
Terri Dixon
Rob Donohoe
Melvin P. Thorpe
Matt Landers
Mayor Rufus Poindexter
Senator Wingwoah
Jen Celene Little
Roxie Lucas
Doatsey Mae
Miss Wulla Jean
Gary Sandy
Sheriff Ed Earl Dodd
Avery Sommers
Paul Clausen
Reporter #2
Mary Bond Davis
Girl at Miss Mona's
Tracy Jai Edwards
Taddy Jo
Girl at Miss Mona's
Timothy Ellis
Shy Kid
Jennifer Evans
Girl at Miss Mona's
Quisha Freeman
Girl at Miss Mona's
Doug Hodge
Governor's Aide
Aggie Specialty Dancer
Jane Labanz
Girl at Miss Mona's
Keith Mahoney
Slick Dude
Erin Malloy
Linda Lou
Girl at Miss Mona's
Gary Martin
Specialty Roping
Gina Milo
Ruby Rae
Girl at Miss Mona's
Sinclair Mitchell
Kristin Reitter
Girl at Miss Mona's
Kevin Steele
Young Cowboy
Eric Wallbruch
Reporter #3
Swings: Betsy Allen and Michael D. Jablonski
Understudies: Paul Clausen (C. J. Scruggs, Governor, Mayor Rufus Poindexter, Melvin P. Thorpe, Senator Wingwoah), Hal Davis (Sheriff Ed Earl Dodd), Mary Bond Davis (Jewel), Timothy Ellis (Melvin P. Thorpe), Jennifer Evans (Shy), Doug Hodge (Edsel Mackey), Jane Labanz (Doatsey Mae), Matt Landers (C. J. Scruggs, Governor), Roxie Lucas (Miss Mona Stangley), Keith Mahoney (Mayor Rufus Poindexter, Senator Wingwoah), Erin Malloy (Angel), Kristin Reitter (Ginger) and Eric Wallbruch (Edsel Mackey)
music by Carol Hall; lyrics by Carol Hall
ACT 1 Sung By
20 Fans Edsel Mackey, the Girls, the Cowboys, Farmer, Shy Kid, Miss Wulla Jean, Traveling Salesman, Slick Dude and Choir
A Lil Ole Bitty Pissant Country Place Mona Stangley and the Girls
Girl You're a Woman Mona Stangley, Shy, Jewel and the Girls
Watch Dog Theme the Dogettes and Melvin P. Thorpe
Texas Has a Whorehouse in It Melvin P. Thorpe, the Thorpe Singers and the Dogettes
Twenty-Four House of Lovin' Jewel and the Girls
Watch Dog Theme (Reprise) the Dogettes
Texas Has a Whorehouse in It (Reprise) Melvin P. Thorpe, the Dogettes and Townspeople
Doatsey Mae Doatsey Mae
The Aggie Song the Aggies
Bus from Amarillo Mona Stangley
ACT 2 Sung By
The Sidestep Governor, Governor's Aide, Senator Wingwoah, Melvin P. Thorpe, the Dogettes and the Melvin Thorpe Singers
No Lies Mona Stangley, Jewel and the Girls
Good Old Girl Sheriff Ed Earl Dodd and the Aggies
Hard Candy Christmas Angel, Linda Lou, Ginger, Dawn, Ruby Rae and Beatrice
Hard Candy Christmas (Reprise) the Girls
A Friend To Me Mona Stangley
Finale the Company
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May 7, 2002 - May 12, 2002 Lyric Opera House Baltimore, MD
Apr 16, 2002 - Apr 28, 2002 Emerson Colonial Theatre Boston, MA
Apr 9, 2002 - Apr 14, 2002 Orpheum Theatre - Minneapolis Minneapolis, MN
Mar 26, 2002 - Mar 31, 2002 Paramount Theatre Seattle, WA
Mar 19, 2002 - Mar 24, 2002 Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium Edmonton, AB
Mar 12, 2002 - Mar 17, 2002 Keller Auditorium Portland, OR
Feb 11, 2002 - Mar 10, 2002 Golden Gate Theatre San Francisco, CA
Feb 5, 2002 - Feb 10, 2002 Segerstrom Center for the Arts Costa Mesa, CA
Jan 22, 2002 - Feb 3, 2002 Buell Theatre Denver, CO
Jan 7, 2002 - Jan 20, 2002 Connor Palace Cleveland, OH
Dec 11, 2001 - Dec 16, 2001 Jackie Gleason Theater Of Performing Arts Miami, FL
Dec 4, 2001 - Dec 9, 2001 Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall Fort Myers, FL
Nov 27, 2001 - Dec 2, 2001 Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre Orlando, FL
Nov 13, 2001 - Nov 18, 2001 Ruth Eckerd Hall Clearwater, FL
Nov 6, 2001 - Nov 11, 2001 Moran Theatre at Times Union Center Jacksonville, FL
Oct 29, 2001 - Nov 4, 2001 Saenger Theatre (LA) New Orleans, LA
Oct 23, 2001 - Oct 28, 2001 Heinz Hall Pittsburgh, PA
Oct 16, 2001 - Oct 21, 2001 Chrysler Hall Norfolk, VA
Oct 9, 2001 - Oct 14, 2001 Wharton Center for the Performing Arts East Lansing, MI
Sep 18, 2001 - Oct 7, 2001 Fisher Theatre Detroit, MI
Sep 11, 2001 - Sep 16, 2001 James W. Miller Auditorium Kalamazoo, MI
Sep 4, 2001 - Sep 9, 2001 Weidner Center For The Performing Arts Green Bay, WI
Jul 10, 2001 - Jul 15, 2001 Starlight Theatre Kansas City, MO
Jun 26, 2001 - Jul 1, 2001 Palace Theatre - Columbus Columbus, OH
Jun 19, 2001 - Jun 24, 2001 Brown Theater Houston, TX
Jun 12, 2001 - Jun 17, 2001 Majestic Theatre - San Antonio San Antonio, TX
May 29, 2001 - Jun 10, 2001 Music Hall At Fair Park Dallas, TX
May 22, 2001 - May 27, 2001 Fox Theatre Atlanta, GA
May 8, 2001 - May 20, 2001 National Theatre Washington, DC
Apr 24, 2001 - May 6, 2001 James M. Nederlander Theatre Chicago, IL
Apr 17, 2001 - Apr 22, 2001 War Memorial Auditorium Greensboro, NC
Apr 3, 2001 - Apr 8, 2001 Altria Theater Richmond, VA
Mar 20, 2001 - Apr 1, 2001 Aronoff Center For The Arts: Procter & Gamble Hall Cincinnati, OH
Mar 13, 2001 - Mar 18, 2001 Clowes Memorial Hall Indianapolis, IN
Mar 6, 2001 - Mar 11, 2001 Merriam Theater Philadelphia, PA
Feb 27, 2001 - Feb 27, 2001 Proctors Schenectady, NY
Feb 20, 2001 - Feb 25, 2001 Fox Theatre - St. Louis St. Louis, MO
Feb 13, 2001 - Feb 18, 2001 Toyota Oakdale Theatre Wallingford, CT