Plymouth Theatre, (10/25/2001 - 1/06/2002)

First Preview: Sep 27, 2001
Opening Date: Oct 25, 2001
Closing Date: Jan 06, 2002
Total Previews: 33
Total Performances: 85

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: New Orleans, in and around the Ninth Ward. 1946-47.

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 Lincoln Center Theater (André Bishop: Artistic Director; Bernard Gersten: Executive Producer); LCT Musical Theatre Associate Producer: Ira Weitzman

Book by David Thompson; Music by Harry Connick, Jr.; Lyrics by Harry Connick, Jr.; Based on "Thérèse Raquin" by Émile Zola; Musical Director: Phil Reno; Music orchestrated by Harry Connick, Jr.; Music arranged by Harry Connick, Jr.

Conceived by Susan Stroman, David Thompson and Harry Connick, Jr.; Directed by Susan Stroman; Choreographed by Susan Stroman; Associate Director: Tara Young; Associate Choreographer: Tara Young and Scott Taylor; Assistant Director: Scott Bishop

Scenic Design by Thomas Lynch; Costume Design by William Ivey Long; Lighting Design by Peter Kaczorowski; Sound Design by Scott Lehrer; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Make-Up Design by Randy Houston Mercer

LCT General Manager: Steven C. Callahan; Company Manager: L.A. Glassburn

Production Stage Manager: Peter Wolf; LCT Production Manager: Jeff Hamlin; Technical Supervisor: O'Donovan & Bradford; Stage Manager: Lisa Buxbaum and Mark Dobrow

Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Conducted by Phil Reno; Concert Master: Martin Agee; Associate Conductor: Gregory J. Dlugos; Reed: Jonathan Levine, Jerry Weldon, Charles Goold and Dave Schumacher; Trumpet: Roger Ingram, Joe Magnarelli and Derrick Gardner; Trombone: John Allred and Joe Barati; Keyboards: Philip Fortenberry and Gregory J. Dlugos; Bass: Benjamin Franklin Brown; Drums: Brian Grice; Percussion: Walter "Wally" Usiatynski; Violin II: Cenovia Cummins; Viola: Maxine Roach; Cello: Roger Shell

Casting: Tara Rubin Casting; LCT Director of Marketing & Special Events: Thomas Cott; LCT Director of Development: Hattie K. Jutagir; Dance Captain: Pam Bradley and James Hadley; LCT General Press Agent: Philip Rinaldi; Advertising: rave!; Poster Art: Jean-Marie Guyaux; Dialect Coach: Tim Monich; LCT Casting Director: Daniel Swee; LCT Dramaturg: Anne Cattaneo

Opening Night Cast

Timothy J. AlexEnsemble
Craig BierkoLaurent LeClaire
Brad BradleyOliver
Leo BurmesterOfficer Michaud
Norbert Leo ButzCamille Raquin
Dylis CromanEnsemble
Michael GoddardEnsemble
Amy HallEnsemble
Ellen HarveyEnsemble
Amy HegginsEnsemble
JoAnn M. HunterSuzanne
Cornelius Jones Jr.Ensemble
Davis KirbySugar Hips
Kate LeveringTherese Raquin
Ted L. LevyPapa Jack
Sanctify Sam
Debra MonkMadame Raquin
J. C. MontgomeryFlim Flam
Rachelle RakSass
Kelli SeversonEnsemble
Patrick WetzelMonsignor

Swings: Pam Bradley, James Hadley, Emily Hsu and Kent Zimmerman

Standby: David New (Camille Raquin, Laurent LeClaire)

Understudies: Timothy J. Alex (Camille Raquin, Laurent LeClaire, Papa Jack), Brad Bradley (Camille Raquin), Pam Bradley (Madame Raquin), Dylis Croman (Suzanne, Therese Raquin), James Hadley (Oliver), Ellen Harvey (Madame Raquin), Emily Hsu (Suzanne), J. C. Montgomery (Officer Michaud, Sanctify Sam), David New (Officer Michaud), Kelli Severson (Therese Raquin), Patrick Wetzel (Oliver) and Kent Zimmerman (Papa Jack)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 2002 Best Original Musical Score [nominee] 

Music by Harry Connick, Jr.; Lyrics by Harry Connick, Jr.

 2002 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Norbert Leo Butz

Drama Desk Award

 2002 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Norbert Leo Butz


ACT 1 Sung By
It's Good To Be HomeEnsemble, Flim Flam and Papa Jack
I Need To Be In Love (Ballet)Therese Raquin
My Little WorldMadame Raquin
While You're YoungLaurent LeClaire
I Need To Be In LoveTherese Raquin
The Other HoursLaurent LeClaire
The Other Hours (Ballet)Laurent LeClaire and Therese Raquin
All ThingsCamille Raquin
Sovereign LoverBusker, Ensemble, Laurent LeClaire and Therese Raquin
I've Got My Eye On YouCamille Raquin and Madame Raquin
Light The WayEnsemble
Take Her To The Mardi GrasCamille Raquin, Ensemble, Laurent LeClaire and Therese Raquin
Tug BoatCamille Raquin and Therese Raquin
ACT 2 Sung By
Tug Boat (Reprise) Laurent LeClaire
My Little World (Reprise) Madame Raquin
Won't You SanctifySanctify Sam
Time PassingEnsemble, Laurent LeClaire, Madame Raquin and Therese Raquin
Take AdvantageOfficer Michaud
Oh! Ain't That SweetCamille Raquin
Thou Shalt Not (Ballet)Ensemble, Laurent LeClaire and Therese Raquin
It's Good To Be Home (Reprise) Camille Raquin

Replacement/Transfer Info

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

Plymouth Theatre

(10/25/2001 - 1/6/2002)


David New
During Craig Bierko's hiatus due to vocal injury
Laurent LeClaire (Oct 26, 2001 - Nov 11, 2001)

Understudies: Rachelle Rak (Therese Raquin).

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