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The Magic Show   

Cort Theatre, (5/28/1974 - 12/31/1978)
First Preview: May 16, 1974 Total Previews:
Opening Date: May 28, 1974    
Closing Date: Dec 31, 1978 Total Performances: 1920

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in one act
Setting: The Passaic Top Hat, a night club in New Jersey.

Production Staff [See More]
Produced by Edgar Lansbury, Joseph Beruh and Ivan Reitman; Associate Producer: Nan Pearlman
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Bob Randall; Musical Director: Stephen Reinhardt; Dance arrangements by David Sheridan Spangler
Directed by Grover Dale; Choreographed by Grover Dale
Scenic Design by David Chapman; Costume Design by Randy Barcelo; Lighting Design by Richard Nelson; Audio Design by Phil Ramone
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc.; Company Manager: Gary Gunas
Production Stage Manager: Herb Vogler; Stage Manager: John Actman
Conducted by Stephen Reinhardt; Keyboards: Stephen Reinhardt and Paul Shaffer; Guitar: Brian McCormick and Jerry Wiener; Bass: Steve Manes; Drums: Richard Cook; Percussion: Charles Birch; Music published by Belwin Mills Publishing Corporation
Magic by Doug Henning; Assistant to Mr. Henning: Brian Lumley and Glen Priest
General Press Representative: Gifford / Wallace, Inc.; Casting: Otto & Windsor; Dance Captain: Jay Fox; Animal Supervision: Animal Talent Scouts, Inc.; Photographer: Kenn Duncan; Assistant to Mr. Dale: Jay Fox; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson
Cheryl BarnesDina
Doug HenningDoug
Robert LuPoneManny
Annie McGreeveyDonna
Anita MorrisCharmin
Loyd SannesSteve
Sam SchachtGoldfarb
Dale SoulesCal
Ronald StaffordMike
David Ogden StiersFeldman
Understudies: Justin Ross (Mike, Steve)
Tony Award®
 1975 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Doug Henning
 1975 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 
  Grover Dale
music by Stephen Schwartz; lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Up to His Old TricksEntire Company
Sold Silver Platform ShoesDina and Donna
Lion TamerCal
StyleFeldman and Company
Charmin's LamentCharmin
Two's CompanyDina and Donna
The Goldfarb VariationsDina, Feldman, Donna, Manny and Charmin
Doug's ActDoug
A Bit of VillainyFeldman, Dina and Donna
West End AvenueCal
Sweet, Sweet, SweetCharmin, Manny, Mike and Steve
Before Your Very EyesDina, Donna and Feldman