Broadhurst Theatre, (4/30/2002 - 12/29/2002)

First Preview: Apr 13, 2002
Opening Date: Apr 30, 2002
Closing Date: Dec 29, 2002
Total Previews: 18
Total Performances: 279

Category: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Setting: A Far-Off Kingdom. Once Upon a Time.

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 Dodger Theatricals, Stage Holding, Joop Van Den Ende and TheatreDreams/AEG Live; Associate Producer: Lauren Mitchell

This production was initially presented at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre (Gordon Davidson, Artistic/Producing Director)

Music by Stephen Sondheim; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Book by James Lapine; Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick; Musical Director: Paul Gemignani

Directed by James Lapine; Choreographed by John Carrafa

Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Susan Hilferty; Lighting Design by Brian MacDevitt; Sound Design by Dan Moses Schreier; Projection Design by Elaine J. McCarthy; Hair and Wig Design by Tom Watson; Make-Up Artist: Kate Best; Associate Costume Design: Devon Painter and Michael Sharpe; Associate Lighting Design: Jason Lyons

Executive Producer: Dodger Management Group (Sally Campbell Morse, Robert C. Strickstein); General Manager: Robert C. Strickstein and Sally Campbell Morse; Company Manager: Kimberly Kelley

Production Supervisor: Beverley Randolph; Technical Supervisor: Tech Production Services, Inc., Elliot Bertoni and Jarid Sumner; Stage Manager: Lisa Dawn Cave

Music Copying: Emily Grishman Music Preparation; Music Contractor: Ron Sell; Conducted by Paul Gemignani; Associate Conductor: Annbritt duChateau; Concert Mistress: Marilyn Reynolds; Keyboard 1: Annbritt duChateau; Keyboard 2: Mark Mitchell; Violin 1: Marilyn Reynolds; Violin 2: Mineko Yajima; Viola 1: Richard Brice; Viola 2: Shelley Holland-Moritz; Cello: Deborah Assael-Migliore; Bass: John Beal; Flute: Les Scott; Clarinet: Amy Zoloto; Bassoon: John Campo; French Horn 1: Ron Sell; French Horn 2: Nancy Billmann; Trumpet: Dominic Derasse; Percussion: Paul Pizzuti

Special Effects by Gregory Meeh; Illusion design by Jim Steinmeyer

Casting: Jim Carnahan; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Fight direction by Rick Sordelet; Marketing Consultant: Margery Singer; Dance Captain: Jennifer Malenke; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Marketing: Dodger Marketing; Photographer: Joan Marcus

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Opening Night Cast

John McMartinNarrator
Mysterious Man
Vanessa WilliamsWitch
(Apr 13, 2002 - Dec 22, 2002)
Laura BenantiCinderella
Marylouise BurkeJack's Mother
Stephen DeRosaBaker
Gregg EdelmanWolf
Cinderella's Prince
Molly EphraimLittle Red Riding Hood
Kerry O'MalleyBaker's Wife
Christopher SieberWolf
Rapunzel's Prince
Adam WylieJack
Tracy Nicole ChapmanFlorinda
Judi DenchGiant
Recorded voice only
Melissa DyeRapunzel
Dennis KellyCinderella's Father
Trent Armand KendallSteward
Chad KimballMilky White
Jennifer MalenkeHorse
Pamela MyersCinderella's Stepmother
Amanda NaughtonLucinda

Understudies: Stephen Berger (Baker, Cinderella's Father, Mysterious Man, Narrator, Steward), Adam Brazier (Cinderella's Prince, Horse, Jack, Rapunzel's Prince, Steward, Wolf), Kristin Carbone (Cinderella's Stepmother, Florinda, Grandmother, Lucinda, Milky White), Tracy Nicole Chapman (Witch), Melissa Dye (Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood), Dennis Kelly (Mysterious Man, Narrator), Trent Armand Kendall (Baker, Cinderella's Father), Chad Kimball (Jack, Rapunzel's Prince, Wolf), Jennifer Malenke (Florinda, Milky White, Rapunzel), Linda Mugleston (Baker's Wife, Cinderella's Stepmother, Grandmother, Jack's Mother, Witch), Pamela Myers (Jack's Mother), Amanda Naughton (Baker's Wife), Kate Reinders (Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Milky White, Rapunzel) and Christopher Sieber (Cinderella's Prince, Wolf)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

winner 2002 Best Revival of a Musical [winner] 

Produced by Dodger Theatricals, Stage Holding, Joop Van Den Ende and TheatreDreams/AEG Live

 2002 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

John McMartin

 2002 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Vanessa Williams

 2002 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Gregg Edelman

 2002 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Laura Benanti

 2002 Best Scenic Design [nominee] 

Douglas W. Schmidt

 2002 Best Costume Design [nominee] 

Susan Hilferty

winner 2002 Best Lighting Design [winner] 

Brian MacDevitt

 2002 Best Choreography [nominee] 

John Carrafa

 2002 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 

James Lapine

Drama Desk Award

winner 2002 Outstanding Revival of a Musical [winner] 

Produced by Dodger Theatricals, Stage Holding, Joop Van Den Ende and TheatreDreams/AEG Live

 2002 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Laura Benanti

 2002 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Vanessa Williams

 2002 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Gregg Edelman

 2002 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Kerry O'Malley

 2002 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee] 

James Lapine

winner 2002 Outstanding Set Design of a Musical [winner] 

Douglas W. Schmidt

 2002 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 

Susan Hilferty

winner 2002 Outstanding Sound Design [winner] 

Sound Design by Dan Moses Schreier


music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

ACT 1 Sung By
Prologue: Into the WoodsCompany
Hello, Little GirlWolf and Little Red Riding Hood
I Guess This Is GoodbyeJack
Maybe They're MagicBaker's Wife and Jack
Our Little WorldWitch and Rapunzel
I Know Things NowLittle Red Riding Hood
A Very Nice PrinceCinderella and Baker's Wife
Giants in the SkyJack
AgonyCinderella's Prince and Rapunzel's Prince
It Takes TwoBaker and Baker's Wife
Stay With MeWitch
On the Steps of the PalaceCinderella
Ever AfterNarrator and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Prologue: So HappyCompany
Agony (Reprise) Cinderella's Prince and Rapunzel's Prince
Any MomentCinderella's Prince and Baker's Wife
Moments in the WoodsBaker's Wife
Your FaultJack, Baker, Witch, Cinderella and Little Red Riding Hood
Last MidnightWitch
No MoreBaker and Mysterious Man
No One Is AloneCinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Baker and Jack
Finale: Children Will ListenWitch and Company

Replacement/Transfer Info

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

Broadhurst Theatre

(4/30/2002 - 12/29/2002)
Stage Manager: David Hyslop.

Associate Conductor: Nicholas Archer(Aug 2002 - Dec 2002); Keyboard 2: Dan Riddle; Assistant Conductor: Dan Riddle.


Erin Dilly
Cinderella (Nov 16, 2002 - Dec 29, 2002)
Joy Franz
Cinderella's Stepmother
Danielle Huben
Nora Mae Lyng
Jack's Mother
Linda Mugleston
Witch (Dec 24, 2002 - Dec 29, 2002)

Understudies: Joy Franz (Jack's Mother), Alison Walla (Cinderella, Florinda, Little Red Riding Hood, Lucinda, Rapunzel).

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