Royale Theatre, (4/08/2001 - 7/29/2001)

First Preview: Mar 16, 2001
Opening Date: Apr 08, 2001
Closing Date: Jul 29, 2001
Total Previews: 24
Total Performances: 121

Category: Play, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Setting: The day room in a ward of a state mental hospital somewhere in the Pacific Northwest.

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 Michael Leavitt, Fox Theatricals, Anita Waxman and Elizabeth Williams; Co - Producer: John York Noble, Randall L. Wreghitt and Dori Berinstein; Associate Producer: Mike Isaacson, Doug Teitelbaum, Lynne Peyser, Dede Harris, Beth Smith and Robert Cole

Originally produced by The Steppenwolf Theatre Company (Martha Lavey: Artistic Director; Michael Genarro: Managing Director)

Written by Dale Wasserman; Based on the novel by Ken Kesey; Original music by Rob Milburn and Michael Bodeen

Directed by Terry Kinney

Scenic Design by Robert Brill; Costume Design by Laura Bauer; Lighting Design by Kevin Rigdon; Sound Design by Rob Milburn and Michael Bodeen; Projection Design by Sage Marie Carter; Projection Programmer: Paul Vershbow

General Manager: Robert Cole Productions, Inc. and Jennifer F. Vaughan; Executive Producer: Kristin Caskey; Company Manager: Lisa M. Poyer

Technical Supervisor: Gene O'Donovan; Production Stage Manager: Robert H. Satterlee; Stage Manager: Michele A. Kay

Special Effects by Gregory Meeh

Casting: Phyllis Schuringa and Pat McCorkle; Press Representative: Richard Kornberg; Fight direction by Robin H. McFarquhar; Dramaturg: Michele Volansky; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Marketing: The Walton Group

Opening Night Cast

Gary SiniseRandle P. McMurphy
Amy MortonNurse Ratched
Sarah ChariparSandra
Stephanie ChildersNurse Flinn
K. Todd FreemanDr. Spivey
Eric JohnerBilly Bibbit
Misha KuznetsovRuckly
Ross LehmanDale Harding
Steven MarcusPatient #2
Mariann MayberryCandy Starr
Bruce McCartyPatient #1
Technician #1
Jeanine MorickTechnician #2
Bill NobleColonel Matterson
Ron OJ ParsonAide Warren
Tim SampsonChief Bromden
Rick SnyderCheswick
Danton StoneMartini
John Watson, Sr.Aide Turkle
Alan WilderScanlon
Afram Bill WilliamsAide Williams

Understudies: Sarah Charipar (Candy Starr, Nurse Flinn), K. Todd Freeman (Billy Bibbit), Misha Kuznetsov (Dr. Spivey), Steven Marcus (Cheswick, Colonel Matterson, Martini, Scanlon), Bruce McCarty (Dale Harding, Randle P. McMurphy), Jeanine Morick (Nurse Ratched, Sandra), Michael Nichols (Aide Warren, Aide Williams, Chief Bromden, Patient #2, Ruckly), John Watson, Sr. (Patient #1, Technician #1) and Afram Bill Williams (Aide Turkle)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

winner 2001 Best Revival of a Play [winner] 

Produced by Michael Leavitt, Fox Theatricals, Anita Waxman, Elizabeth Williams, John York Noble, Randall L. Wreghitt and Dori Berinstein; Originally produced by The Steppenwolf Theatre Company (Martha Lavey: Artistic Director; Michael Genarro: Managing Director)

 2001 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 

Gary Sinise

Drama Desk Award

 2001 Outstanding Revival of a Play [nominee] 

Produced by Michael Leavitt, Fox Theatricals, Anita Waxman, Elizabeth Williams, John York Noble, Randall L. Wreghitt and Dori Berinstein

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