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The Utter Glory of Morrissey Hall   

Mark Hellinger Theatre, (5/13/1979 - 5/13/1979)
First Preview: May 03, 1979 Total Previews: 7
Opening Date: May 13, 1979    
Closing Date: May 13, 1979 Total Performances: 1

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Morrissey Hall School for Girls, England.

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Arthur Whitelaw, Albert W. Selden and H. Ridgely Bullock; Produced in association with Marc Howard; Associate Producer: Sandy Stern
Originally produced by The McCarter Theatre Company (Nagle Jackson: Artistic Director)
Book by Clark Gesner and Nagle Jackson; Music by Clark Gesner; Lyrics by Clark Gesner; Musical Director: John Lesko; Music orchestrated by Jay Blackton and Russell Warner; Dance arrangements by Allen Cohen
Directed by Nagle Jackson; Musical Numbers and Dances Staged by Buddy Schwab
Scenic Design by Howard Bay; Costume Design by David Graden; Lighting Design by Howard Bay; Hair Design by Vincent; Sound Design by Charles Bellin
General Manager: Jack Schlissel and Jay Kingwill
Production Stage Manager: Mark S. Krause; Stage Manager: Bryan Young
Associate Conductor: Woody Kessler
General Press Representative: Betty Lee Hunt and Maria Cristina Pucci; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne; Casting: Elizabeth R. Woodman; Dialect Coach: Joan White
Celeste HolmJulia Faysle
Headmistress of Morrissey Hall
Taina ElgMrs. Delmonde
Adrienne AlexanderBoody
Willard BeckhamRichard Tidewell
Marilyn CaskeyElizabeth Wilkins
Patricia FalkenhainForesta Studley
Laurie FranksTeresa Winkle
Gina FranzVickers
John GalloglyCharles Hill
Karen GibsonMiss Newton
Bonnie HellmanAngela
Dawn JefforyFrances
Anne KayeMarjorie
Kate KellyDickerson
Robert LanchesterMr. Osgood
Becky McSpaddenHelen
Cynthia ParvaAlice
Polly PenHaverfield
Jill P. RoseDale
Mary SaundersCarswell
Lauren ShubMary
John WardwellMr. Weyburn
Standby: Willi Burke (Foresta Studley, Miss Newton)
Understudies: Jonathan Arterton (Charles Hill, Mr. Osgood, Mr. Weyburn, Richard Tidewell), Patricia Falkenhain (Julia Faysle), Mary Garripoli (Alice, Angela, Frances, Helen, Marjorie, Mary), Karen Gibson (Elizabeth Wilkins, Mrs. Delmonde, Teresa Winkle), Polly Pen (Boody, Carswell, Dale, Dickerson, Haverfield, Vickers) and Lauren Shub (Frances)
music by Clark Gesner; lyrics by Clark Gesner
ACT 1 Sung By
Proud, Erstwhile, Upright, FairJulia Faysle (Headmistress of Morrissey Hall), Foresta Studley and Elizabeth Wilkins (Secretary)
Elizabeth's SongElizabeth Wilkins (Secretary)
Way Back WhenJulia Faysle (Headmistress of Morrissey Hall) and Foresta Studley
LostSixth Form
MorningMrs. Delmonde and Dancing Class
The LetterHelen, Charles Hill and Company
Oh, SunMarjorie, Angela, Helen, Frances, Mary and Mrs. Delmonde
Give Me That KeyJulia Faysle (Headmistress of Morrissey Hall), Helen and Elizabeth Wilkins (Secretary)
DuetElizabeth Wilkins (Secretary), Richard Tidewell and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Interlude and GallopOrchestra and Students
You Will Know When the Time Has ArrivedTeresa Winkle, Carswell and Fifth and Sixth Forms
You Would SayHelen, Charles Hill and Fifth Form
See the BlueJulia Faysle (Headmistress of Morrissey Hall) and Flowers
Dance of ResignationMrs. Delmonde
ReflectionJulia Faysle (Headmistress of Morrissey Hall)
The WarCompany
Oh, Sun (Reprise) Company
The EndingCompany