Belasco Theatre, (4/05/2001 - 7/14/2001)

First Preview: Mar 08, 2001
Opening Date: Apr 05, 2001
Closing Date: Jul 14, 2001
Total Previews: 31
Total Performances: 117

Category: Musical, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Setting: The Weisman Theatre. New York. 1971

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Philip J. Smith: President; Robert E. Wankel: Executive Vice President)

Produced by The Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director; Ellen Richard: Managing Director; Julia C. Levy: Executive Director of External Affairs; Gene Feist: Founding Director)

Music by Stephen Sondheim; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Book by James Goldman; Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick; Musical Director: Eric Stern; Original dance music arranged by John Berkman; Additional dance music arranged by David Chase

Directed by Matthew Warchus; Choreographed by Kathleen Marshall; Associate Choreographer: Joey Pizzi; Associate Director: Thomas Caruso

Scenic Design by Mark Thompson; Associate Scenic Design: Nancy Thun; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Associate Costume Design: Wallace G. Lane, Jr.; Lighting Design by Hugh Vanstone; Associate Lighting Design: Vivien Leone; Sound Design by Jonathan Deans; Associate Sound Design: Peter Hylenski; Hair Design by Paul Huntley; Projections Associate: Brian K. Mear; Make-Up Design by Randy Houston Mercer; Projection Sequence by Edward Pierce

Executive Producer: Frank P. Scardino; Roundabout General Manager: Sydney Davolos; Company Manager: Denys Baker

Technical Director: Peter W. Lamb; Production Stage Manager: Peter Hanson; Stage Manager: Karen Moore

Conducted by Eric Stern; Associate Conductor: Les Scott; Concert Master: Martin Agee; Piano: Eric Stern; Woodwind: Les Scott, Rick Heckman and John Campo; Trumpet: Bob Millikan and Jon Owens; Trombone: Randy Andos; Percussion: Billy Miller; Violin II: Cenovia Cummins; Viola: Debra Shufelt; Cello: Roger Shell; Harp: Beth Robinson; Bass: Brian Cassier; Musical Coordinator: John Miller

Roundabout Associate Artistic Director: Scott Ellis; Roundabout Director of Marketing: David B. Steffen; Roundabout Director of Casting and Artistic Development: Jim Carnahan; Press Representative: The Publicity Office; Dance Captain: Rod McCune; Advertising: The Eliran Murphy Group, Ltd.

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Opening Night Cast

Blythe DannerPhyllis Rogers Stone
Gregory HarrisonBenjamin Stone
Judith IveySally Durant Plummer
Treat WilliamsBuddy Plummer
Polly BergenCarlotta Campion
Marge ChampionEmily Whitman
Betty GarrettHattie Walker
Joan RobertsHeidi Schiller
Donald SaddlerTheodore Whitman
Jane WhiteSolange LaFitte
Carol WoodsStella Deems
Louis ZorichDimitri Weismann
Roxane BarlowYoung Dee Dee
Buddy's Blues "Margie"
Lady of the Ensemble
Carol BentleyYoung Emily
Lady of the Ensemble
Jessica Leigh BrownShowgirl
Buddy's Blues "Sally"
Lady of the Ensemble
Stephen CampanellaKevin
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Peter CormicanSam Deems
Erin DillyYoung Phyllis
Colleen DunnShowgirl
Lady of the Ensemble
Sally Mae DunnYoung Carlotta
Lady of the Ensemble
Dottie EarleYoung Sandra
Lady of the Ensemble
Aldrin GonzalezGentleman of the Ensemble
Amy HegginsShowgirl
Lady of the Ensemble
Jacqueline HendyYoung Solange
Lady of the Ensemble
Rod McCuneYoung Theodore
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Brooke Sunny MoriberYoung Heidi
Kelli O'HaraYoung Hattie
Lady of the Ensemble
Larry RaikenRoscoe
T. Oliver ReidGentleman of the Ensemble
Nancy RinghamSandra Crane
Richard RolandYoung Ben
Alex SanchezGentleman of the Ensemble
Joey Sorge
Broadway debut
Young Buddy
Dorothy StanleyDee Dee West
Allyson TuckerYoung Stella
Lady of the Ensemble
Matt WallGentleman of the Ensemble
Lauren WardYoung Sally
Wendy WaringShowgirl
Lady of the Ensemble

Swings: Jeffrey Hankinson, Nadine Isenegger and Parisa Ross

Standby: Joan Barber (Dee Dee West, Heidi Schiller, Sandra Crane) and Don Correia (Benjamin Stone, Buddy Plummer, Theodore Whitman)

Understudies: Peter Cormican (Dimitri Weismann, Roscoe), Kelli O'Hara (Young Heidi, Young Phyllis, Young Sally), Nancy Ringham (Hattie Walker, Sally Durant Plummer, Solange LaFitte), Dorothy Stanley (Carlotta Campion, Emily Whitman, Phyllis Rogers Stone, Stella Deems) and Matt Wall (Young Ben, Young Buddy)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 2001 Best Revival of a Musical [nominee] 

Produced by The Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director; Ellen Richard: Managing Director; Julia C. Levy: Executive Director of External Affairs; Gene Feist: Founding Director)

 2001 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Blythe Danner

 2001 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Polly Bergen

 2001 Best Costume Design [nominee] 

Theoni V. Aldredge

 2001 Best Orchestrations [nominee] 

Jonathan Tunick

Drama Desk Award

 2001 Outstanding Revival of a Musical [nominee] 

Produced by The Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director; Ellen Richard: Managing Director; Julia C. Levy: Executive Director of External Affairs; Gene Feist: Founding Director)

 2001 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Polly Bergen

 2001 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee] 

Jonathan Tunick


music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Prologue / OvertureCompany
Beautiful GirlsRoscoe and Company
Don't Look at MeBenjamin Stone and Sally Durant Plummer
Waiting for the Girls UpstairsBuddy Plummer, Benjamin Stone, Phyllis Rogers Stone, Sally Durant Plummer, Young Buddy, Young Ben, Young Phyllis and Young Sally
Rain on the RoofEmily Whitman and Theodore Whitman
Ah, Paris!Solange LaFitte
Broadway BabyHattie Walker
The Road You Didn't TakeBenjamin Stone
Danse d'AmourEmily Whitman, Theodore Whitman, Young Emily and Young Theodore
In Buddy's EyesSally Durant Plummer
Who's That Woman?Stella Deems and Ladies
I'm Still HereCarlotta Campion
Too Many MorningsBenjamin Stone and Sally Durant Plummer
The Right GirlBuddy Plummer
One More KissHeidi Schiller and Young Heidi
Could I Leave You?Phyllis Rogers Stone
You're Gonna Love TomorrowYoung Phyllis and Young Ben
Love Will See Us ThroughYoung Sally and Young Buddy
The God-Why-Don't-You-Love-Me BluesBuddy Plummer, Buddy's Blues "Margie" and Buddy's Blues "Sally"
Losing My MindSally Durant Plummer
The Story of Lucy and JessiePhyllis Rogers Stone and Men
Live, Laugh, LoveBenjamin Stone and Ensemble

Replacement/Transfer Info

The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.

Belasco Theatre

(4/5/2001 - 7/14/2001)


Tom Brennan
Dimitri Weismann
Emily Rabon Hall
Lady of the Ensemble
Broadway debutYoung Hattie
Joe Langworth
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Marni Nixon
Heidi Schiller
Kelli O'Hara
Young Phyllis
Noah Racey
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Broadway debutYoung Theodore
Randy Slovacek
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Young Roscoe

Standbys: Michael Scott (Benjamin Stone, Buddy Plummer, Theodore Whitman).

Understudies: Joan Marshall (Carlotta Campion, Hattie Walker, Heidi Schiller, Solange LaFitte, Stella Deems).

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