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Kat and the Kings   

Cort Theatre, (8/19/1999 - 1/02/2000)
First Preview: Aug 06, 1999 Total Previews: 15
Opening Date: Aug 19, 1999    
Closing Date: Jan 02, 2000 Total Performances: 157

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Cape Town, South Africa 1999. District Six 1957. Cape Town, South Africa 1999/1959. Durban, South Africa 1959.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Philip J. Smith: President; Robert E. Wankel: Executive Vice President)
Produced by Harriet Newman Leve, Judith Rosenbauer and David Rosenbauer; Produced in association with Richard Frankel, Marc Routh, Willette Klausner, Kardana-Swinsky Productions, David Kramer, Taliep Petersen and Renaye Kramer; Produced by special arrangement with Paul Elliott, Nick Salmon and Lee Menzies; Associate Producer: Patrick Molony
Book by David Kramer; Lyrics by David Kramer; Music by Taliep Petersen; Music arranged by Taliep Petersen; Musical Director: Jeff Lams
Directed by David Kramer; Musical Staging by David Kramer; Choreographed by Jody J. Abrahams and Loukmaan Adams
Scenic Design by Saul Radomsky; Costume Design by Saul Radomsky; Lighting Design by Howard Harrison; Sound Design by Orbital Sound and Sebastian Frost; Associate Lighting Design: Andrew Voeller
General Manager: Richard Frankel Productions and David W. Caldwell; Company Manager: Steven H. David
Technical Supervisor: Tech Production Services, Inc., Peter Fulbright, Elliot Bertoni and Eric Hansen; Production Stage Manager: Pat Sosnow; Stage Manager: Paul J. Smith
Musical Supervisor: Gary Hind; Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Conducted by Jeff Lams; Associate Conductor: Francisco Contento; Keyboard: Jeff Lams; Guitar: Jerome Harris; Bass: Francisco Centeno; Drums: Warren Odze; Sax / Flute: Mark Gross; Trumpet: Ravi Best; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman
US Casting: Jay Binder; Press Representative: Helene Davis; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.
Dedicated to Salie Daniels
Jody J. Abrahams
Young Kat Diamond
Loukmaan Adams
Junaid Booysen
Terry Hector
Kat Diamond
Alistair Izobell
Kim Louis
Lucy Dixon
Understudies: E. Clayton Cornelious (Ballie, Bingo, Magoo), Pia Glenn (Lucy Dixon), Alistair Izobell (Young Kat Diamond) and Rudy Roberson (Kat Diamond)
Drama Desk Award
2000 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Alistair Izobell
2000 Outstanding Choreography [nominee]
Jody J. Abrahams
2000 Outstanding Choreography [nominee]
Loukmaan Adams
2000 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee]
Taliep Petersen
music by Taliep Petersen; lyrics by David Kramer
ACT 1 Sung By
Overture Orchestra
Memory Lucy Dixon and The Kings
American Thing Kat Diamond and Company
Lucky Day Young Kat Diamond and Kat Diamond
Mavis Kat Diamond, Bingo, Young Kat Diamond, Ballie and Magoo
Boetie Guitar Kat Diamond and The Kings
Cavalla Kings Lucy Dixon and The Kings
If You Shoes Don't Shine Kat Diamond
Dress to Kill Lucy Dixon and The Kings
Shine Lucy Dixon and The Kings
The Tafelberg Hotel Lucy Dixon and The Kings
Lonely Girl Bingo, Magoo, Kat Diamond, Young Kat Diamond and Ballie
Josephine Ballie and The Kings
Wild Time Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Happy to Be Nineteen Company
Lonely Girl (Reprise) Bingo and The Kings
Oo Wee Bay Bee Young Kat Diamond and The Kings
Only If You Have a Dream Lucy Dixon and Magoo
The Last Thing You Need Young Kat Diamond, Bingo, Magoo and Ballie
Stupid Boy Kat Diamond
Cavalla Kings (Reprise) The Kings
The Singing Sensation Young Kat Diamond, Lucy Dixon and The Kings
The Bell Hop Bingo and The Kings
Blind Date Magoo
Lonely Girl (Reprise) Lucy Dixon and The Kings
The Invisible Dog Bingo and The Kings
Hey Baby Young Kat Diamond and The Kings
Cavalla Kings (Reprise) Lucy Dixon and The Kings
Skeleton Dance The Kings
Lagunya Bingo, Ballie, Young Kat Diamond and Magoo
Lucky Day (Reprise) Young Kat Diamond and Kat Diamond
The Singing Sensation (Reprise) Young Kat Diamond and The Kings
Hey Baby (Reprise) Magoo and The Kings
We Were Rocking Kat Diamond and Company
Lagunya (Reprise) Bingo and Company
Wild Time (Reprise) Company