Hudson Theatre, (7/26/2018 - Present)

First Preview: Jun 23, 2018
Opening Date: Jul 26, 2018
Closing Date: Currently Running
Total Previews: 37
Total Performances: 60 as of September 16, 2018

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Ambassador Theatre Group

Produced by Christine Russell, Louise Gund, Donovan Leitch, Rick Ferrari, Gwyneth Paltrow, Scott Sigman, Hunter Arnold, Tom Kirdahy, Jordan Roth, Julie Boardman, Broadway Strategic Return Fund, Vikram Chatwal, The John Gore Organization, NETworks Presentations, LLC, Insurgent Media, Robert Kravis, Art Lab, LLC, Marc Bell, Mara Burros-Sandler, Carrie Clifford, Adam Gorgoni, Carole Shorenstein Hays, Marguerite Hoffman, Dr. Michael Mintz, Sandi Moran, Paramount Pictures, Van Horn Doran Group, Eric Cornell, Jonathan & Nancy Glaser/Lucy Fato & Matthew Detmer, Heather Reid & Allison Milgard/NS HOH, LLC/Leslie Bourne & Lisa Martin, Franklin & Tracy Codel/Mike Singer/Taffy Stern, Oliver Roth/Kate Cannova/Anne & Larry Hambly and Brad Blume/Eric Gelb/Gary Nelson

'Head Over Heels' played its pre-Broadway engagement in San Francisco at The Curran Theatre; The World Premiere of 'Head Over Heels' took place at Oregon Shakespeare Festival (Bill Rauch, Artistic Director; Cynthia Rider, Executive Director)

Songs by The Go-Go's; Conceived by Jeff Whitty; Original Book by Jeff Whitty; Book adapted by James Magruder; Based on 'The Arcadia' by Sir Philip Sidney; Music orchestrated by Tom Kitt; Music arranged by Tom Kitt; Musical Director: Kimberly Grigsby

Directed by Michael Mayer; Choreographed by Spencer Liff; Associate Director: Austin Regan; Associate Choreographer: Ellenore Scott

Scenic Design by Julian Crouch; Costume Design by Arianne Phillips; Lighting Design by Kevin Adams; Sound Design by Kai Harada; Hair Design by Campbell Young Associates; Makeup Design by Campbell Young Associates; Projection Design by Andrew Lazarow; Associate Scenic Design: Frank McCullough; Associate Lighting Design: Wilburn Bonnell; Associate Sound Design: Josh Millican; Associate Hair Design: Susan Corrado; Associate Makeup Design: Susan Corrado; Associate Projection Design: Lacey Erb

Executive Producer: 101 Productions, Ltd., Red Awning and Nicole Kastrinos; Associate Gen. Mgr: Jeff Klein; Company Manager: Michelle H. Tamagawa

Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Lisa Iacucci; Stage Manager: Rick Steiger

Musical Supervisor: Tom Kitt; Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller and Michael Aarons; Conducted by Kimberly Grigsby; Associate Conductor: Jane Cardona; Keyboard: Kimberly Grigsby; Guitar: Ann Klein and Bess Rogers; Bass: Catherine Popper; Drums: Dena Tauriello; Music Copying: Emily Grishman Music Preparation/Emily Grishman and Timothy Hanson

Casting: Jim Carnahan, C.S.A.; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Advertising & Marketing: Serino Coyne; Social Media: Marathon Digital; Dance Captain: Lisa Finegold and Tanner Ray Wilson; Fight Captain: Tanner Ray Wilson; Photographer: Joan Marcus

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Opening Night Cast

Andrew DurandMusidorus
a shepherd
Taylor Iman JonesMopsa
Dametas's daughter
Jeremy KushnierBasilius
King of Arcadia
Bonnie Milligan
Broadway debut
Pamela
Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter
Peppermint
Broadway debut
Pythio
The Oracle of Delphi
Tom Alan RobbinsDametas
the King's viceroy
Alexandra SochaPhiloclea
Basilius and Gynecia's younger daughter
Rachel YorkGynecia
Basilius's wife
Amber ArdolinoEnsemble
Yurel EchezarretaEnsemble
Ari GrooverEnsemble
Tanya Haglund
Broadway debut
Ensemble
Gregory Liles
Broadway debut
Ensemble
Samantha PollinoEnsemble
Justin PrescottEnsemble
Ricardo A. ZayasEnsemble

Swings: Lisa Finegold, Christine Shepard and Tanner Ray Wilson

Standby: Sharon Catherine Brown (Gynecia, Pythio), Brian Flores (Musidorus), Arica Jackson (Mopsa, Pamela) and Gavin Lodge (Basilius, Dametas)

Understudies: Amber Ardolino (Mopsa), Yurel Echezarreta (Musidorus), Lisa Finegold (Philoclea), Ari Groover (Mopsa, Pythio) and Samantha Pollino (Philoclea)

Current Cast




Andrew DurandMusidorus
a shepherd
Taylor Iman JonesMopsa
Dametas's daughter
Jeremy KushnierBasilius
King of Arcadia
Bonnie Milligan
Broadway debut
Pamela
Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter
Peppermint
Broadway debut
Pythio
The Oracle of Delphi
Tom Alan RobbinsDametas
the King's viceroy
Alexandra SochaPhiloclea
Basilius and Gynecia's younger daughter
Rachel YorkGynecia
Basilius's wife
Amber ArdolinoEnsemble
Yurel EchezarretaEnsemble
Ari GrooverEnsemble
Tanya Haglund
Broadway debut
Ensemble
Gregory Liles
Broadway debut
Ensemble
Samantha PollinoEnsemble
Justin PrescottEnsemble
Ricardo A. ZayasEnsemble

Swings: Lisa Finegold, Brandon Hudson and Christine Shepard

StandBy: Sharon Catherine Brown (Gynecia, Pythio), StandBy: Brian Flores (Musidorus), StandBy: Arica Jackson (Mopsa, Pamela), StandBy: Gavin Lodge (Basilius, Dametas),

Understudies: Amber Ardolino (Mopsa), Yurel Echezarreta (Musidorus), Lisa Finegold (Philoclea), Ari Groover (Mopsa, Pythio) and Samantha Pollino (Philoclea),

Songs



ACT 1 Sung By
We Got the Beat
(music by Charlotte Caffey; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey )
Company
Beautiful
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Regina Schock; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Regina Schock )
Pamela (Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter) and Ensemble
Vision of Nowness
(music by Kathy Valentine and Craig Ross; lyrics by Kathy Valentine and Craig Ross )
Pythio (The Oracle of Delphi) and Ensemble
Get up and Go
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin )
Basilius (King of Arcadia) and Company
Mad About You
(music by Paula Jean Brown, James Francis Whelan and Mitchel Young Evans; lyrics by Paula Jean Brown, James Francis Whelan and Mitchel Young Evans )
Musidorus (a shepherd) and Male Ensemble
Good Girl
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin )
Philoclea (Basilius and Gynecia's younger daughter), Mopsa (Dametas's daughter) and Pamela (Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter)
Vision of Nowness (Reprise)
(music by Kathy Valentine and Craig Ross; lyrics by Kathy Valentine and Craig Ross )
Musidorus (a shepherd), Pythio (The Oracle of Delphi) and Female Ensemble
Beautiful (Reprise)
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Regina Schock; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Regina Schock )
Musidorus (a shepherd), Pythio (The Oracle of Delphi) and Female Ensemble
Automatic Rainy Day
(music by Steve Plunkett, Jane Wiedlin and Regina Schock; lyrics by Steve Plunkett, Jane Wiedlin and Regina Schock )
Pamela (Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter) and Mopsa (Dametas's daughter)
Cool Jerk
(music by Donald Storboll; lyrics by Donald Storboll )
Company
Vacation
(music by Charlotte Caffey, Kathy Valentine and Jane Wiedlin; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey, Kathy Valentine and Jane Wiedlin )
Mopsa (Dametas's daughter) and Female Ensemble
How Much More
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin )
Pamela (Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter)
Our Lips Are Sealed
(music by Jane Wiedlin, Jim Vallance and Terence Edward Hall; lyrics by Jane Wiedlin, Jim Vallance and Terence Edward Hall )
Musidorus (a shepherd), Philoclea (Basilius and Gynecia's younger daughter), Pamela (Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter), Mopsa (Dametas's daughter), Pythio (The Oracle of Delphi) and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Head Over Heels
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Kathy Valentine; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Kathy Valentine )
Musidorus (a shepherd), Philoclea (Basilius and Gynecia's younger daughter), Mopsa (Dametas's daughter), Pamela (Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter) and Company
This Old Feeling
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin )
Gynecia (Basilius's wife) and Basilius (King of Arcadia)
Turn to You
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin )
Mopsa (Dametas's daughter), Pamela (Basilius and Gynecia's older daughter) and Ensemble
Heaven Is a Place on Earth
(music by Richard Nowels, Jr. and Ellen Shipley; lyrics by Richard Nowels, Jr. and Ellen Shipley )
Pythio (The Oracle of Delphi), Gynecia (Basilius's wife), Basilius (King of Arcadia) and Ensemble
Lust to Love
(music by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin )
Basilius (King of Arcadia) and Ensemble
Here You Are
(music by Charlotte Caffey, Jane Wiedlin and James Vallance; lyrics by Charlotte Caffey, Jane Wiedlin and James Vallance )
Philoclea (Basilius and Gynecia's younger daughter) and Company
Mad About You (Reprise)
(music by Paula Jean Brown, James Francis Whelan and Mitchel Young Evans; lyrics by Paula Jean Brown, James Francis Whelan and Mitchel Young Evans )
Company

Replacement/Transfer Info


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


Hudson Theatre

(7/26/2018 - Present)
Conducted by Jane Cardona; Keyboard: Jane Cardona; Associate Conductor: Cass Ball.


Swings: Brandon Hudson.


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