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Minskoff Theatre , (4/30/1981 - 5/03/1981)
First Preview:Apr 16, 1981 Total Previews:16
Opening Date:Apr 30, 1981   
Closing Date:May 03, 1981 Total Performances:5

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Paris, 1893.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Minskoff Organization; Theatre Operated by The Nederlander Organization
Produced by James M. Nederlander, Arthur Rubin, Jerome Minskoff, Stewart F. Lane, Carole J. Shorenstein and Charles D. Kelman
Book by Abe Burrows; Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Musical Director: Stanley Lebowsky; Vocal arrangements by Stanley Lebowsky; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Dance arrangments and new dance music by Donald York
Directed by Abe Burrows; Entire productions staged and choreographed by Roland Petit
Scenic Design by David Mitchell; Costume Design by Franca Squarciapino; Lighting Design by Thomas Skelton; Sound Design by Larry Spurgeon; Hair Design by Ronald De Mann; Miss Jeanmaire's dresses by Denise Fougerolle and Hector Pasquale
General Manager: Marvin A. Krauss and Marvin A. Krauss Associates, Inc.; Company Manager: Duke Kant
Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Stage Manager: Nate Barnett; Assistant Stage Mgr: Sherry Lambert
Music Contractor: Earl Shendell; Associate Conductor: Nick Archer
Costume Supervisor: Patricia Adshead; General Press Representative: The Merlin Group, Ltd.; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates; Casting: The Nederlander Organization and Richard Vos
Cast
Ron Husmann Judge Aristide Forestier
Zizi Jeanmaire La Mome Pistache
The Snake
Avery Schreiber Boris Adzinidzinadze
Darrell Barnett Adam
Ensemble
Tom Batten Court President
Henri Marceaux
Monarchist
Prosecutor
Dennis Batutis Policeman
The Snake
Patron
Ensemble
Luigi Bonino Apache Leader
Tommy Breslin Policeman
Etienne
David Brooks Judge Paul Barriere
Deborah Carlson Model
Ensemble
Pam Cecil Ensemble
Joe Cusanelli Bailiff
Tabac Waiter
Chief Justice
Michael Dantuono Hercule
John Dolf Policeman
Ensemble
James Dunne Photographer
Ensemble
Edyie Fleming Ensemble
Nealey Gilbert Patron
Ensemble
Mitchell Greenberg Theophile
Linda Haberman Ensemble
Nancy Hess Ensemble
Brenda Holmes Ensemble
James Horvath The Snake
Ensemble
Donna King Mimi
Ensemble
Manette LaChance Ensemble
Steven LaChance The Snake
Ensemble
Kevin McCready Policeman
The Snake
Ensemble
Meredith McIver Ensemble
Gail Pennington Ensemble
Rosemary Rado Ensemble
John Remme Policeman
Second Waiter
Jailer
Daryl Richardson Ensemble
Gregory Schanuel Ensemble
Pamela Sousa Claudine
Eve
"The Garden of Eden"
Swen Swenson Hilaire Jussac
Linda Von Germer Ensemble
Swings: Kim Noor and Bob Renny
Understudies: Tom Batten (Judge Paul Barriere), Joe Cusanelli (Hercule), Michael Dantuono (Judge Aristide Forestier), Mitchell Greenberg (Boris Adzinidzinadze), Donna King (Claudine) and John Remme (Theophile)
Tony Award®
 1981 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
David Mitchell
 1981 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Franca Squarciapino
 1981 Best Choreography [nominee]
Roland Petit
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
ACT 1Sung By
Prologue Policemen and Girls
Maidens Typical of France Girls
Maidens Typical of France (Reprise)Girls and Court Personnel
Never Give Anything Away La Mome Pistache and Girls
C'est Magnifique La Mome Pistache and Judge Aristide Forestier
Quadrille Dance Girls and Men
Come Along With Me Hilaire Jussac and Claudine
Come Along With Me (Reprise)Boris Adzinidzinadze
Live and Let Live La Mome Pistache
I Am In Love Judge Aristide Forestier
Montmartre Company
Garden of Eden Ballet La Mome Pistache, Girls and Men
Allez-Vous En La Mome Pistache
ACT 2Sung By
Never, Never Be An Artist Artists, Boris Adzinidzinadze and Judge Aristide Forestier
Apache Dance Girls
It's All Right With Me Judge Aristide Forestier
Apache Dance Men
It's All Right With Me Mimi and Girls
I Love Paris La Mome Pistache
C'est Magnifique (Reprise)Judge Aristide Forestier and La Mome Pistache
Can-Can La Mome Pistache, Girls and Men
Finale Company