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Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me   

Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, (8/17/2006 - 1/07/2007)
First Preview: Jul 29, 2006 Total Previews: 22
Opening Date: Aug 17, 2006    
Closing Date: Jan 07, 2007 Total Performances: 165

Category: Musical, Comedy, Sketches, Original, Broadway

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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Philip J. Smith: President; Robert E. Wankel: Executive Vice President)
Produced by Base Entertainment, Harbor Entertainment, Roy Furman and Jeffrey Sine; Produced in association with Lisa Lapan and Terry E. Schnuck; Associate Producer: Brown-Pinto Productions
Conceived by Martin Short and Scott Wittman; Music by Marc Shaiman; Music arranged by Marc Shaiman; Lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman; Book by Martin Short and Daniel Goldfarb; Additional Material by Alan Zweibel; Music orchestrated by Larry Blank; Musical Director: Charlie Alterman; Additional Orchestrations: Peter Myers
Directed by Scott Wittman; Choreographed by Christopher Gattelli; Associate Director: Paul Dobie
Scenic Design by Scott Pask; Costume Design by Jess Goldstein; Lighting Design by Chris Lee; Sound Design by Peter Hylenski; Wig Design by Charles G. LaPointe; Associate Scenic Design: Orit Carroll; Associate Costume Design: China Lee; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Prosthetics: Kevin Haney; Associate Lighting Design: Jason Jeunnette; Associate Sound Design: T. J. McEvoy
Executive Producer: Joanna Hagan and Bernie Brillstein; General Manager: Alan Wasser and Allan Williams; Company Manager: Penelope Daulton
Production Stage Manager: Bess Marie Glorioso; Production Manager: Juniper Street Productions; Stage Manager: Ana M. Garcia
Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Conducted by Charlie Alterman; Associate Conductor: Craig Baldwin; Trumpet/Piccolo Trumpet/Flugelhorn: Brian Pareschi; Tenor Sax/Alto Sax/Clarinet/Flute: Eddie Salkin; Trombone/BassTrombone: Mike Christianson; Piano: Marc Shaiman; Keyboard: Charlie Alterman and Craig Baldwin; Drums: Rich Mercurio; Bass/Electric Bass: Dick Sarpola; Percussion: Ed Shea; Music Preparation: Chelsea Music Services, Inc.
Management Associate: Connie Yung, Thom Mitchell, Robert Nolan, Aaron Lustbader and Jake Hirzel; Flying effects provided by ZFX, Inc.
Casting: Telsey + Company; Press Representative: Barlow-Hartman Public Relations and Dennis Crowley; Marketing: TMG - The Marketing Group; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Photographer: Paul Kolnik
Martin Short
Brooks AshmanskasComedy All Star
Mary BirdsongComedy All Star
Capathia JenkinsComedy All Star
Nicole ParkerComedy All Star
(Jul 29, 2006 - Oct 01, 2006)
Marc ShaimanComedy All Star
Understudies: Jill Abramovitz (Comedy All Star), Charlie Alterman (Comedy All Star), Aisha de Haas (Comedy All Star) and Edward Staudenmayer (Comedy All Star)
Tony Award®
 2007 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Brooks Ashmanskas
Theatre World
winner 2007 Award [recipient] 
  Mary Birdsong
Drama Desk Award
 2007 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Martin Short
 2007 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Brooks Ashmanskas
 2007 Outstanding Lyrics [nominee] 
 Lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman
music by Marc Shaiman; lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman
ACT 1 Sung By
Another Curtain Goes UpNicole, Brooks, Mary, Capathia and Marc
All I AskMartin
Three Gorgeous KidsMartin
BabiesNicole, Brooks, Mary and Martin
The Farmer's DaughterMary
Sittin' on the FenceMartin and Mary
Don't Wanna Be MeMartin
Ba-Ba-Ba-Bu-Duh Broadway!Mary, Nicole and Brooks
Hello Boy!Martin
Step Brother de JesusMartin, Mary, Nicole and Brooks
Married to MartyNicole
The Triangle SongMartin
Sniff, SniffMartin, Mary, Nicole and Brooks
Twelve Step PappyMartin
Would Ya Like to Star in Our Show?Brooks, Nicole and Mary
I Came Just As Soon As I HeardMartin
The Lights Have Dimmed on BroadwayNicole and Mary
Michael's SongBrooks
Heaven, Heaven Mary, Nicole, Brooks and Marc
Stop the ShowCapathia, Mary, Nicole, Brooks and Martin
All I Ask (Reprise) Martin
Glass Half FullMartin
Another Curtain Comes DownNicole, Mary, Brooks, Capathia, Marc and Martin