Latin Quarter, (11/18/1984 - 12/30/1984)

First Preview: Oct 30, 1984
Opening Date: Nov 18, 1984
Closing Date: Dec 30, 1984
Total Previews: 15
Total Performances: 49

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler; Associate Producer: Alecia Parker

Originally produced at LaMama Experimental Theatre Club; Originally produced by arrangement with Black Goat Entertainment

Book by André De Shields and Murray Horwitz; Musical Director: Marc Shaiman; Music orchestrated by Marc Shaiman; Vocal arrangements by Marc Shaiman

Conceived by André De Shields; Directed by André De Shields and Murray Horwitz; Choreographed by André De Shields

Scenic Design by David Chapman; Costume Design by Jean-Claude Robin; Lighting Design by Marc B. Weiss; Sound Design by Bill Dreisbach; Hair Design by Bruce C. Edwards

General Manager: National Artists Management Company and Barbara Darwall

Production Stage Manager: Bruce Lumpkin; Stage Manager: Meryl Vladimer; Technical Supervisor: Val Medina

Music Contractor: Seymour "Red" Press

Assistant to the Directors: Gary Sullivan; Press Representative: Burnham-Callaghan Associates and Merle Frimark Associates; Advertising: The Manhattan Group; Photographer: Kenn Duncan; Vocal Coach: Debra Byrd

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Opening Night Cast

André De ShieldsPerformer
Debra ByrdPerformer
Ellia EnglishPerformer
Marc ShaimanPerformer
Freida WilliamsPerformer

Songs



ACT 1
Love in the Morning
(music by Steven Lemberg; lyrics by Steven Lemberg )
Wishful Thinking
(music by Kenny Moore, Martri McCall and Zedrick Turnbough; lyrics by Kenny Moore, Martri McCall and Zedrick Turnbough )
New York Is a Party
(music by Marc Shaiman; lyrics by Robert I )
Jungle Hip Hop
(music by André De Shields; lyrics by André De Shields )
Sweet Dreams Are Made of This
(music by Annie Lennox; lyrics by D. A. Stewart )
What Becomes of the Broken-Hearted
(music by William Witherspoon, Paul Riser and James Dean; lyrics by William Witherspoon, Paul Riser and James Dean )
Love's Sad Glance
(music by Marc Shaiman; lyrics by Ula Hedwig )
Secret Love
(music by Kenny Moore; lyrics by Alex Brown )
Say It Again
(music by Dennis Andreopoulas; lyrics by Dennis Andreopoulas )
Heads or Tails
(music by Dennis Andreopoulas; lyrics by Dennis Andreopoulas )
Hit the Road Jack
(music by Percy Mayfield; lyrics by Percy Mayfield )
Waterfaucet Blues
(music by Micki Grant; lyrics by Micki Grant )
Streetcorner Symphony
The Way We Were
(music by Marvin Hamlisch; lyrics by Marilyn Bergman and Alan Bergman )
Release Yourself
(music by Marvin Hamlisch; lyrics by Larry Graham )
Bad Boy
(music by Lil Armstrong; lyrics by Lil Armstrong )
Symphony Rap
(music by André De Shields; lyrics by André De Shields )
Mary Mack
Locomotion
(music by Carole King and Gerald Goffin; lyrics by Carole King and Gerald Goffin )
My Boyfriend's Back
(music by Bob Feldman, Gerald Goldstein and Richard Gottehrer; lyrics by Bob Feldman, Gerald Goldstein and Richard Gottehrer )
Chapel of Love
(music by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector; lyrics by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector )
Soldier Boy
(music by Florence Green and Luther Dixon; lyrics by Florence Green and Luther Dixon )
Come and Get These Memories
(music by Eddie Holland, Brian Holland and Lamont Herbert Dozier; lyrics by Eddie Holland, Brian Holland and Lamont Herbert Dozier )
Da Doo Run Run
(music by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector; lyrics by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector )
Wishing and Hoping
(music by Burt Bacharach and Hal David; lyrics by Burt Bacharach and Hal David )
He's So Fine
(music by Ronald Mack; lyrics by Ronald Mack )
My Sweet Lord
(music by George Harrison; lyrics by George Harrison )
Please, Mr. Postman
(music by Brian Holland, Robert Bateman and Freddie Gorman; lyrics by Brian Holland, Robert Bateman and Freddie Gorman )
Tell Him
(music by Burt Russell; lyrics by Burt Russell )
Baby Love
(music by Eddie Holland, Brian Holland and Lamont Herbert Dozier; lyrics by Eddie Holland, Brian Holland and Lamont Herbert Dozier )
And Then He Kissed Me
(music by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector; lyrics by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector )
Leader of the Pack
(music by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector; lyrics by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector )
The Shoop Shoop Song
(music by Rudy Clark; lyrics by Rudy Clark )
He's Sure the Boy I Love
(music by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil; lyrics by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil )
I Can Never Go Home Anymore
(music by George "Shadow" Morton; lyrics by George "Shadow" Morton )
He's a Rebel
(music by Gene Pitney; lyrics by Gene Pitney )
The Girl I'm Gonna Marry
(music by Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector and Tony Powers; lyrics by Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector and Tony Powers )
Not Too Young to Get Married
(music by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector and Thomas Elliott; lyrics by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector and Thomas Elliott )
Memory
(music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Trevor Nunn )
Lush Life
(music by Billy Strayhorn; lyrics by Billy Strayhorn )
Haarlem Nocturne
(music by Earl Hagen; lyrics by Dick Rogers )
B.Y.O.B.
(music by André De Shields; lyrics by André De Shields )
Now Is the Time
(music by André De Shields; lyrics by André De Shields )
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