Pinterest

IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League
 

Official Broadway League sites:

 
Quick Search For:   In This Category:  

Oklahoma!   

 
Palace Theatre , (12/13/1979 - 8/24/1980)
First Preview:Dec 06, 1979 Total Previews:9
Opening Date:Dec 13, 1979   
Closing Date:Aug 24, 1980 Total Performances:293

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Indian territory (now Oklahoma) just after the turn of the century.


Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Zev Bufman and James M. Nederlander; Produced in association with Donald C. Carter
Book by Oscar Hammerstein II; Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II; Based on "Green Grow The Lilacs" by Lynn Riggs; Musical Director: Jay Blackton
Directed by William Hammerstein; Choreographed by Agnes De Mille; Miss De Mille's choreography recreated by Gemze de Lappe; Tap sequences by Miriam Nelson; Rope sequences by Montie Montana
Scenic Design by Michael J. Hotopp and Paul dePass; Costume Design by Bill Hargate; Lighting Design by Thomas Skelton; Hair Design by Alan D'Angerio; Make-Up Design by Barbara Kelly
General Manager: Theatre Now, Inc.; Company Manager: James Awe; Associate Gen. Mgr: Charlotte Wilcox
Production Stage Manager: Bob D. Bernard; Stage Manager: Elise Warner; Assistant Stage Mgr: Philip Rash
Orchestra Personnel Supervisor: Earl Shendell; Assistant Conductor: Robert Stanley; Rehearsal Pianist: Scott Oakley and Mark Goodman
Casting: Julie Hughes and Barry Moss; General Press Representative: Fred Nathan; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Photographer: Martha Swope and Jason Respini
Cast
Christine Andreas Laurey
Laurence Guittard Curly
Mary Wickes Aunt Eller
Bruce Adler Ali Hakim
Christine Ebersole Ado Annie Carnes
Harry Groener Will Parker
Philip Rash Andrew Carnes
Singing Ensemble
Martin Vidnovic Jud Fry
Eric Aaron Dancing Ensemble
Sydney Anderson Laurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Singing Ensemble
Brian Bullard Dancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Phillip Candler Dancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Stephen Crain Slim
Singing Ensemble
Judy Epstein Dream Child
Dancing Ensemble
David Evans Dream Curly
Dancing Ensemble
Lorraine Foreman Singing Ensemble
Tonda Hannum Laurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Louise Hickey Dream Laurey
Dancing Ensemble
Nick Jolley Cord Elam
Singing Ensemble
John Kildahl Singing Ensemble
Kristina Koebel Laurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Gina Martin Swing Dancer
Jessica Molaskey Singing Ensemble
Leslie Morris Laurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Joel T. Myers Singing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Michael Page Dancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Robert Ray Ike Skidmore
Singing Ensemble
Patti Ross One of Jud's Postcards
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Kevin Ryan Dancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Anthony Santiago Dream Jud
Dancing Ensemble
Ilene Strickler One of Jud's Postcards
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
Robert Sullivan Dancing Ensemble
Cowboy
Dream Ballet
Martha Traverse Gertie Cummings
Laurey's Friend
Dream Ballet
Singing Ensemble
Susan Whelan One of Jud's Postcards
Dream Ballet
Dancing Ensemble
M. Lynne Wieneke Singing Ensemble
Jerry Ziaja Swing Dancer
Swings: Eric Aaron (Cowboy), Brian Bullard, Phillip Candler, Joel T. Myers, Michael Page, Kevin Ryan and Robert Sullivan
Standby: Robertson Carricart (Ali Hakim)
Understudies: Eric Aaron (Will Parker), Sydney Anderson (Ado Annie Carnes), Phillip Candler (Dream Jud), Stephen Crain (Curly), Lorraine Foreman (Aunt Eller), Nick Jolley (Andrew Carnes), John Kildahl (Jud Fry), Leslie Morris (Dream Laurey), Robert Sullivan (Dream Curly) and M. Lynne Wieneke (Laurey)
Tony Award®
 1980 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Christine Andreas
 1980 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Harry Groener
Theatre World
nominee 1980 Award [recipient]
Harry Groener
Drama Desk Award
 1980 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Harry Groener
 1980 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Martin Vidnovic
ACT 1Sung By
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' Curly
The Surrey with the Fringe on Top Curly, Laurey and Aunt Eller
Kansas City Will Parker, Aunt Eller and Boys
I Can't Say No Ado Annie Carnes
Many a New Day Laurey, Girls and Girl Who Falls Down
It's a Scandal! It's an Outrage! Ali Hakim and Boys
People Will Say Curly and Laurey
Pore Jud Curly and Jud Fry
Lonely Room Jud Fry
Out of My Dreams Laurey and Girls
Laurey Makes up Her Mind (ballet) Laurey, Curly, Jud Fry, Child, Jud's Post Cards, Laurey's Friends and Cowboys
ACT 2Sung By
The Farmer and the Cowboy Andrew Carnes, Aunt Eller, Curly, Will Parker, Ike Skidmore, Ado Annie Carnes, Slim and Ensemble
All 'Er Nothin' Ado Annie Carnes and Will Parker
People Will Say (Reprise)Curly and Laurey
Oklahoma! Curly, Laurey, Aunt Eller, Ike Skidmore and Ensemble
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' (Reprise)Laurey, Curly and Ensemble
Finale Ensemble