Lyceum Theatre, (10/31/2010 - 12/12/2010)

First Preview: Oct 07, 2010
Opening Date: Oct 31, 2010
Closing Date: Dec 12, 2010
Total Previews: 29
Total Performances: 49

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)

Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler, Jacki Barlia Florin, Janet Pailet/Sharon A. Carr/Patricia R. Klausner, Nederlander Presentations, Inc., The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President), Beechwood Entertainment, Broadway Across America, Mark Zimmerman, Adam Blanshay/R2D2 Productions, Rick Danzansky/Barry Tatelman, Bruce Robert Harris/Jack W. Batman, Allen Spivak/Jerry Frankel, Bard Theatricals/Probo Productions/Randy Donaldson, Catherine Schreiber/Michael Palitz/Patti Laskawy and Vineyard Theatre; Associate Producer: Carlos Arana, Ruth Eckerd Hall and Brett England

Originally produced in New York City, February 2010 by Vineyard Theatre; Further developed at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater

Book by David Thompson; Music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; Lyrics by John Kander and Fred Ebb; Music orchestrated by Larry Hochman; Music arranged by Glen Kelly; Music Direction & Vocal Arrangements: David Loud

Directed by Susan Stroman; Choreographed by Susan Stroman; Associate Director: Jeff Whiting; Associate Choreographer: Jeff Whiting

Scenic Design by Beowulf Boritt; Costume Design by Toni-Leslie James; Lighting Design by Ken Billington; Sound Design by Peter Hylenski; Associate Scenic Design: Jo Winiarski; Associate Lighting Design: John Demous; Associate Costume Design: Nicky Tobolski; Hair, Wig & Make-up Design: Wendy Parson

General Manager: Richards / Climan, Inc.; Executive Producer: Alecia Parker; Company Manager: Kathy Lowe

Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Joshua Halperin; Stage Manager: Alex Lyu Volckhausen

Conducted by Paul Masse; Piano, Harmonium: Paul Masse; Trumpet/Cornet/Flugel Horn: Wayne duMaine; Tenor Trombone: Charles Gordon; Clarinet/Bass Clarinet/Flute/Piccolo: Andrew Sterman; Violin: Justin Smith; Upright Bass/Tuba: Ernie Collins; Drums/Percussion: Bruce Doctor; Banjo/Guitar/Mandolin/Ukulele/Harmonica: Greg Utzig; Orchestra Contractor: Charles Gordon

Dance Captain: Josh Breckenridge; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; General Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Casting: Jim Carnahan, C.S.A. and Stephen Kopel; Fight direction by Rick Sordelet

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Opening Night Cast

Joshua HenryHaywood Patterson
John CullumThe Interlocutor
Judge
Governor of Alabama
Josh BreckenridgeOlen Montgomery
Derrick CobeyAndy Wright
Colman DomingoMr. Bones
Sheriff Bones
Lawyer Bones
Guard Bones
Attorney General
Clerk
Jeremy GumbsEugene Williams
Little George
Rodney HicksClarence Norris
Preacher
Kendrick JonesWillie Roberson
Electrified Charlie
James T. LaneRuby Bates
Ozie Powell
Forrest McClendonMr. Tambo
Deputy Tambo
Lawyer Tambo
Guard Tambo
Samuel Leibowitz
Julius Thomas IIIRoy Wright
Electrified Isaac
Billy
Sharon WashingtonThe Lady
Christian Dante WhiteCharles Weems
Victoria Price

Swings: E. Clayton Cornelious, J. C. Montgomery and Clinton Roane

Understudies: Josh Breckenridge (Charles Weems, Electrified Charlie, Electrified Isaac, Mr. Tambo, Ozie Powell, Ruby Bates, Samuel Leibowitz, Victoria Price), E. Clayton Cornelious (Andy Wright, Billy, Charles Weems, Clarence Norris, Electrified Charlie, Electrified Isaac, Eugene Williams, Little George, Olen Montgomery, Ozie Powell, Preacher, Roy Wright, Ruby Bates, The Lady, Victoria Price, Willie Roberson), Rodney Hicks (Haywood Patterson), J. C. Montgomery (Attorney General, Clarence Norris, Governor of Alabama, Judge, Mr. Bones, Mr. Tambo, Preacher, Samuel Leibowitz, The Interlocutor), Clinton Roane (Andy Wright, Billy, Electrified Charlie, Electrified Isaac, Eugene Williams, Little George, Olen Montgomery, Ozie Powell, Roy Wright, Ruby Bates, Victoria Price, Willie Roberson) and Cherene Snow (The Lady)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 2011 Best Musical [nominee] 

Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler, Jacki Barlia Florin, Janet Pailet/Sharon A. Carr/Patricia R. Klausner, Nederlander Presentations, Inc., The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President), Beechwood Entertainment, Broadway Across America, Mark Zimmerman, Adam Blanshay/R2D2 Productions, Rick Danzansky/Barry Tatelman, Bruce Robert Harris/Jack W. Batman, Allen Spivak/Jerry Frankel, Bard Theatricals/Probo Productions/Randy Donaldson, Catherine Schreiber/Michael Palitz/Patti Laskawy and Vineyard Theatre

 2011 Best Book of a Musical [nominee] 

Book by David Thompson

 2011 Best Original Score Written for the Theatre [nominee] 

Lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander; Music by Fred Ebb and John Kander

 2011 Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical [nominee] 

Joshua Henry

 2011 Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical [nominee] 

Colman Domingo

 2011 Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical [nominee] 

Forrest McClendon

 2011 Best Choreography [nominee] 

Susan Stroman

 2011 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 

Susan Stroman

 2011 Best Orchestrations [nominee] 

Larry Hochman

 2011 Best Scenic Design of a Musical [nominee] 

Beowulf Boritt

 2011 Best Lighting Design of a Musical [nominee] 

Ken Billington

 2011 Best Sound Design of a Musical [nominee] 

Sound Design by Peter Hylenski

Songs

music by Fred Ebb and John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander

Minstrel March
(music by Fred Ebb and John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Orchestra
Hey, Hey, Hey, Hey!
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Company
Commencing in Chattanooga
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys and Haywood Patterson
Alabama Ladies
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Ruby Bates and Victoria Price
Nothin'
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Haywood Patterson
Electric Chair
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Guards, Electrified Charlie, Electrified Isaac and Eugene Williams
Go Back Home
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys, Eugene Williams and Haywood Patterson
Shout!
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys
Make Friends With the Truth
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys and Haywood Patterson
That's Not the Way We Do Things
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Samuel Leibowitz
Never Too Late
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys and Ruby Bates
Financial Advice
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Attorney General
Southern Days
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys
Chain Gang
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys
Alabama Ladies (Reprise)
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Victoria Price
Zat So?
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Governor of Alabama, Haywood Patterson and Samuel Leibowitz
You Can't Do Me
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys and Haywood Patterson
The Scottsboro Boys
(music by John Kander and Fred Ebb; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Scottsboro Boys
Minstrel March (Reprise)
(music by Fred Ebb and John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb and John Kander )
Orchestra

Replacement/Transfer Info


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


Lyceum Theatre

(10/31/2010 - 12/12/2010)
Assistant Stage Mgr: Robin S. Walker.

Understudies: Robin S. Walker (The Lady).


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