Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, (8/24/2017 - 10/29/2017)

First Preview: Aug 03, 2017
Opening Date: Aug 24, 2017
Closing Date: Oct 29, 2017
Total Previews: 23
Total Performances: 76

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer)

Produced by Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer); By Special Arrangement with Gorgeous Entertainment

The world premiere production was produced in Japan on October 23, 2015 by Umeda Arts Theater, Tokyo Broadcasting System Intl., Inc. and Amuse Inc.

Book by David Thompson; New Songs by Jason Robert Brown; Music arranged by Jason Robert Brown; Music orchestrated by Jason Robert Brown; Associate Orchestrator: Charlie Rosen, Larry Blank and Sam Davis; Additional Orchestrations: Jason Livesay, Nolan Livesay, Michael B. Nelson and James Sampliner; Musical Director: Fred Lassen

Directed by Harold Prince; Co - Director: Susan Stroman; Choreographed by Susan Stroman; Associate Director: Daniel Kutner; Associate Choreographer: James Gray

Scenic Design by Beowulf Boritt; Costume Design by William Ivey Long; Lighting Design by Howell Binkley; Sound Design by Jon Weston; Projection Design by Beowulf Boritt; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Associate Scenic Design: Alexis Distler; Associate Costume Design: Tom Beall; Associate Lighting Design: Joe Doran and Ryan O'Gara; Associate Projection Design: Christopher Ash; Associate Hair and Wig Design: Giovanna Calabretta

General Manager: Florie Seery; Company Manager: Robert Carroll

MTC Director of Production: Joshua Helman; Production Stage Manager: Gregory T. Livoti; Stage Manager: Libby Unsworth and David H. Lurie; Associate Prod. Mgr: Celeste Lagrotteria

Musical Supervisor: Jason Robert Brown; Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller and Michael Aarons; Conducted by Fred Lassen; Associate Conductor: James Sampliner; Piano: James Sampliner; Drums/Percussion: Jamie Eblen; Bass: Randy Landau; Guitar: Hidayat Honari; Reed 1: Dustyn Richardson; Reed 2: Neil Johnson; Reed 3: Alex Hamlin; Trumpet 1: Dylan Schwab; Trumpet 2: Shawn Edmonds; Trombone: Karl Lyden; French Horn: Judy Yin-Chi Lee; Concertmaster: Hiroko Taguchi; Violin: Katherine Livolsi-Landau; Violin/Viola: Jason Mellow; Cello: Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf; Keyboard Programmer: Randy Cohen; Associate Keyboard Programmer: Taylor Williams; Music Copyist: John Blane

Casting Director: Tara Rubin Casting; Creative Consultant: Jeffrey Seller; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; MTC Director of Artistic Operations: Amy Gilkes Loe; MTC Director of Marketing: Debra Waxman-Pilla; MTC Director of Casting: Nancy Piccione; MTC Associate Artistic Producer: Stephen M. Kaus; MTC Line Producer: Nicki Hunter; MTC Director of Play Development: Elizabeth Rothman; MTC Director of Development: Lynne Randall; Advertising: Serino Coyne; Website Design: AKA; Dance Captain: Eric Santagata; Photographer: Matthew Murphy

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Opening Night Cast

Chuck CooperVan Buren
in "Damn Yankees"
Ben
in "Follies"
Tevye
in "Fiddler on the Roof"
Larry
in "Company"
"Evita" Ensemble
Joe
in "Show Boat"
Sweeney Todd
in "Sweeney Todd"
Janet DacalSydney
in "It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman"
Showgirl
in "Follies"
Young Sally
in "Follies"
Kit Kat Band
in "Cabaret"
Jenny
in "Company"
Eva
in "Evita"
Aurora
in "Kiss of the Spider Woman"
"Sweeney Todd" Ensemble
Bryonha Marie ParhamAmalia
in "She Loves Me"
Sally Bowles
in "Cabaret"
"Evita" Ensemble
Queenie
in "Show Boat"
"Sweeney Todd" Ensemble
Emily SkinnerPhyllis
in "Follies"
Desirée
in "A Little Night Music"
Kit Kat Band
in "Cabaret"
Joanne
in "Company"
"Evita" Ensemble
Mary
in "Merrily We Roll Along"
"Sweeney Todd" Ensemble
Brandon UranowitzRocky
in "Damn Yankees"
George
in "She Loves Me"
Young Buddy
in "Follies"
Emcee
in "Cabaret"
David
in "Company"
"Evita" Ensemble
Molina
in "Kiss of the Spider Woman"
"Sweeney Todd" Ensemble
Kaley Ann VoorheesMaria
in "West Side Story"
Young Phyllis
in "Follies"
Kit Kat Band
in "Cabaret"
Amy
in "Company"
"Evita" Ensemble
Magnolia
in "Show Boat"
"Sweeney Todd" Ensemble
Christine
in "The Phantom of the Opera"
Michael XavierSid
in "The Pajama Game"
Smokey
in "Damn Yankees"
Clark Kent
in "It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman
Young Ben
in "Follies"
Fredrik
in "A Little Night Music"
Kit Kat Band
in "Cabaret"
Bobby
in "Company"
"Evita" Ensemble
Guard
in "Parade"
"Sweeney Todd" Ensemble
The Phantom
in "The Phantom of the Opera"
Tony YazbeckVernon
in "Damn Yankees"
Tony
in "West Side Story"
Buddy
in "Follies"
Harry
in "Company"
Che
in "Evita"
Leo Frank
in "Parade"
"Sweeney Todd" Ensemble
Karen ZiembaSally
in "Follies"
Gorilla
in "Cabaret"
Fräulein Schneider
in "Cabaret"
Susan
in "Company"
"Evita" Ensemble
Mrs. Lovett
in "Sweeney Todd"

Understudies: Rosena M. Hill Jackson, Quentin Oliver Lee, Eric Santagata and Emma Stratton

Songs



ACT 1
Hey There
(music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross; lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross )
Heart
(music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross; lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross )
Something's Coming
(music by Leonard Bernstein; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Tonight
(music by Leonard Bernstein; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Tonight at Eight
(music by Jerry Bock; lyrics by Sheldon Harnick )
Will He Like Me?
(music by Jerry Bock; lyrics by Sheldon Harnick )
You've Got Possibilities
(music by Charles Strouse; lyrics by Lee Adams )
Beautiful Girls
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Waiting for the Girls Upstairs
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
The Right Girl
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Night Waltz
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
You Must Meet My Wife
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Send in the Clowns
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
If I Were a Rich Man
(music by Jerry Bock; lyrics by Sheldon Harnick )
Willkommen
(music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb )
If You Could See Her
(music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb )
So What?
(music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb )
Cabaret
(music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb )
ACT 2
Company
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Ladies Who Lunch
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Being Alive
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
Buenos Aires
(music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Tim Rice )
A New Argentina
(music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Tim Rice )
Don't Cry for Me Argentina
(music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Tim Rice )
Ol' Man River
(music by Jerome Kern; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II )
Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
(music by Jerome Kern; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II )
Now You Know
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
This Is Not Over Yet
(music by Jason Robert Brown; lyrics by Jason Robert Brown )
Dressing Them Up
(music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb )
Kiss of the Spider Woman
(music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb )
The Worst Pies in London
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
My Friends
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
(music by Stephen Sondheim; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim )
The Phantom of the Opera
(music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe and Mike Batt )
Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again
(music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Charles Hart )
The Music of the Night
(music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Charles Hart )
Do the Work
(music by Jason Robert Brown; lyrics by Jason Robert Brown )
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