Marquis Theatre, (4/30/2009 - 9/06/2009)

First Preview: Apr 07, 2009
Opening Date: Apr 30, 2009
Closing Date: Sep 06, 2009
Total Previews: 24
Total Performances: 148

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original
Setting: An office; 1979 or thereabouts.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James M. Nederlander: Chairman; James L. Nederlander: President)

Produced by Green State Productions, Richard Levi, John McColgan/Moya Doherty/Edgar Dobie, James L. Nederlander/Terry Allen Kramer, Independent Presenters Network, Jam Theatricals, Bud Martin, Michael Watt, The Weinstein Company/Sonia Friedman/Dede Harris, Norton Herrick/Matthew C. Blank/Joan Stein, Center Theatre Group (Michael Ritchie, Artistic Director; Charles Dillingham, Managing Director), Toni Dowgiallo and GFour Productions

Originally produced by Center Theatre Group (Michael Ritchie, Artistic Director; Charles Dillingham, Managing Director)

Book by Patricia Resnick; Music by Dolly Parton; Lyrics by Dolly Parton; Based on the motion picture by 20th Century Fox; Music orchestrated by Bruce Coughlin; Additional Orchestrations by Stephen Oremus and Alex Lacamoire; Incidental Music Arrangements by Stephen Oremus and Alex Lacamoire; Dance arrangements by Alex Lacamoire; Additional Music Arrangements by Kevin Stites and Charles duChateau; Musical Director: Stephen Oremus; Vocal arrangements by Stephen Oremus

Directed by Joe Mantello; Choreographed by Andy Blankenbuehler; Associate Director: Dave Solomon; Associate Choreographer: Rachel Bress

Scenic Design by Scott Pask; Costume Design by William Ivey Long; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher and Kenneth Posner; Sound Design by John Shivers; Imaging: Peter Nigrini and Peggy Eisenhauer; Hair Design by Paul Huntley and Edward J. Wilson; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Scenic Design Associate: Edward Pierce; Associate Scenic Design: Nick Francone; Associate Costume Design: Scott Traugott; Associate Sound Design: David Patridge; Imaging Associate: C. Andrew Bauer; Associate Hair and Wig Design: Giovanna Calabretta; Automated Lighting Programmer: David Arch; Associate Lighting Design: Philip Rosenberg

General Manager: Nina Lannan & Associates; Company Manager: Kimberly Kelley; Associate Co. Mgr: Adam Jackson

Technical Supervisor: Neil A. Mazzella; Production Supervisor: William Joseph Barnes; Production Stage Manager (Pre-Production): C. Randall White; Stage Manager: Timothy R. Semon

Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller; Conducted by Stephen Oremus; Associate Conductor: Matt Gallagher; Keyboard 1: Stephen Oremus; Keyboard 2 and Organ: Matt Gallagher; Keyboard 3: Jodie Moore; Guitars: Michael Aarons and Jake Ezra Schwartz; Guitars/Pedal Steel: John Putnam; Bass: Dave Phillips; Drums: Sean McDaniel; Percussion: Dave Mancuso; Reeds: Vincent DellaRocca, Aaron Heick and Dave Riekenberg; Trumpets: Bob Millikan and Brian Pareschi; Trombones: Keith O'Quinn and Jennifer Wharton; Violins: Suzy Perelman and Chris Cardona; Cello: Amy Ralske; Keyboard Programming: Randy Cohen; Music Copying: Emily Grishman Music Preparation

Casting: Telsey + Company; General Press Representative: Barlow-Hartman Public Relations; Marketing: Type A Marketing; Interactive Marketing: Situation Interactive; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Dance Captain: Mark Myars; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Assistant Producer: Brian Salb

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Opening Night Cast

Stephanie J. BlockJudy Bernly
Megan HiltyDoralee Rhodes
Allison JanneyViolet Newstead
Marc KudischFranklin Hart, Jr.
Kathy FitzgeraldRoz
Andy KarlJoe
Ioana AlfonsoMaria
Ensemble
Timothy George AndersonEnsemble
Justin BohonEnsemble
Paul CastreeEnsemble
Dan CooneyDick
Ensemble
Jeremy DavisBob Enright
Ensemble
Autumn GuzzardiEnsemble
Ann HaradaKathy
Ensemble
Neil HaskellEnsemble
Lisa HowardMissy
Ensemble
Van HughesJosh
Ensemble
Michael X. MartinTinsworthy
Ensemble
Michael MindlinEnsemble
Karen MurphyMargaret
Ensemble
Jessica Lea PattyEnsemble
Charlie PollockDwayne
Ensemble
Tory RossDaphne
Ensemble
Wayne SchroderEnsemble
Maia Nkenge WilsonAnita
Ensemble
Brandi WootenEnsemble

Swings: Jennifer Balagna, Mark Myars and Justin Patterson

Understudies: Jennifer Balagna (Margaret), Justin Bohon (Dwayne, Josh), Paul Castree (Joe), Dan Cooney (Tinsworthy), Jeremy Davis (Dick), Gaelen Gilliland (Doralee Rhodes, Judy Bernly, Margaret, Missy), Autumn Guzzardi (Doralee Rhodes), Ann Harada (Roz, Violet Newstead), Lisa Howard (Violet Newstead), Michael X. Martin (Franklin Hart, Jr.), Michael Mindlin (Josh), Karen Murphy (Roz), Justin Patterson (Dick, Dwayne, Joe, Tinsworthy), Jessica Lea Patty (Judy Bernly, Maria), Tory Ross (Judy Bernly, Kathy, Margaret, Roz), Wayne Schroder (Dick, Franklin Hart, Jr., Tinsworthy), Maia Nkenge Wilson (Kathy) and Brandi Wooten (Missy)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 2009 Best Original Score Written for the Theatre [nominee] 

Music by Dolly Parton

 2009 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Allison Janney

 2009 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Marc Kudisch

 2009 Best Choreography [nominee] 

Andy Blankenbuehler

Drama Desk Award

 2009 Outstanding Musical [nominee] 

Produced by Green State Productions, Richard Levi, John McColgan/Moya Doherty/Edgar Dobie, James L. Nederlander/Terry Allen Kramer, Independent Presenters Network, Jam Theatricals, Bud Martin, Michael Watt, The Weinstein Company/Sonia Friedman/Dede Harris, Center Theatre Group (Michael Ritchie, Artistic Director; Charles Dillingham, Managing Director), Norton Herrick/Matthew C. Blank/Joan Stein, Toni Dowgiallo and GFour Productions

 2009 Outstanding Book of a Musical [nominee] 

Book by Patricia Resnick

winner 2009 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [winner] 

Allison Janney

 2009 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Stephanie J. Block

 2009 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Megan Hilty

 2009 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Marc Kudisch

 2009 Outstanding Choreography [nominee] 

Andy Blankenbuehler

 2009 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee] 

Bruce Coughlin

 2009 Outstanding Lyrics [nominee] 

Lyrics by Dolly Parton

 2009 Outstanding Music [nominee] 

Music by Dolly Parton

 2009 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 

William Ivey Long

 2009 Outstanding Lighting Design in a Musical [nominee] 

Jules Fisher and Kenneth Posner

 2009 Outstanding Sound Design [nominee] 

Sound Design by John Shivers

 2009 Outstanding Set Design of a Musical [nominee] 

Scott Pask

 2009 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee] 

Joe Mantello

Songs

music by Dolly Parton; lyrics by Dolly Parton

ACT 1 Sung By
9 to 5Violet Newstead, Doralee Rhodes, Dwayne, Judy Bernly and Ensemble
Around HereViolet Newstead and Ensemble
Here for YouFranklin Hart, Jr.
I Just MightJudy Bernly, Doralee Rhodes and Violet Newstead
Backwoods BarbieDoralee Rhodes
The Dance of DeathJudy Bernly, Franklin Hart, Jr. and Ensemble
Cowgirl's RevengeDoralee Rhodes, Franklin Hart, Jr. and Ensemble
Potion NotionViolet Newstead, Franklin Hart, Jr. and Ensemble
Joy to the GirlsJudy Bernly, Doralee Rhodes, Violet Newstead, Franklin Hart, Jr. and Ensemble
Heart to HartRoz and Ensemble
Shine Like the SunDoralee Rhodes, Judy Bernly and Violet Newstead
ACT 2 Sung By
Entr'acte
One of the BoysViolet Newstead and Boys
5 to 9Roz
Always a WomanFranklin Hart, Jr. and Men's Ensemble
Change ItDoralee Rhodes, Violet Newstead, Judy Bernly and Ensemble
Let Love GrowJoe and Violet Newstead
Get Out and Stay OutJudy Bernly
9 to 5 (Reprise) The Company

Replacement/Transfer Info


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


Marquis Theatre

(4/30/2009 - 9/6/2009)

Cast

Jill Abramovitz
Ensemble (Jun 23, 2009 - ?)
Kathy (Jun 23, 2009 - ?)
Spencer Liff
Ensemble (Jun 1, 2009 - ?)

Understudies: Jill Abramovitz (Violet Newstead).


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