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A Doll's Life   

Mark Hellinger Theatre, (9/23/1982 - 9/26/1982)
First Preview: Sep 08, 1982 Total Previews: 18
Opening Date: Sep 23, 1982    
Closing Date: Sep 26, 1982 Total Performances: 5

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by James M. Nederlander, Sidney L. Shlenker, Warner Theatre Productions, Inc. (Claire Nichtern: President), Joseph Harris, Mary Lea Johnson, Martin Richards and Robert Fryer; Produced in association with Harold Prince; Associate Producer: Ruth Mitchell and Howard Haines
Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Music by Larry Grossman; Musical Director: Paul Gemignani; Music orchestrated by Bill Byers
Directed by Harold Prince; Choreographed by Larry Fuller
Scenic Design by Timothy O'Brien and Tazeena Firth; Costume Design by Florence Klotz; Lighting Design by Ken Billington; Hair Design by Richard Allen; Make-Up Design by Richard Allen; Sound Design by Jack Mann
General Manager: Howard Haines
Production Stage Manager: Beverley Randolph; Stage Manager: Richard Evans
Music published by Tommy Valando
Casting: Joanna Merlin; Press Representative: Mary Bryant and Becky Flora; Production Coordinator: Arthur Masella; Dance Captain: David Evans; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Photographer: Martha Swope
George HearnActor
Betsy JoslynNora
Peter GallagherOtto
Edmund LyndeckEric
Diane ArmisteadDowager
Gordon BovinetMr. Kloster
Willi BurkeCamilla Forrester
Patti CohenourAssistant Stage Manager
John CorsautPrison Guard
David EvansMan in Black
Teri GillWoman in Red
David Cale JohnsonPrison Guard
Barbara LangAstrid
Norman A. LargeConductor
Audition Singer
Mr. Zetterling
Carol LurieHelmer's Maid
Penny OrloffAudition Singer
Patricia ParkerWoman in Black
Lisa PetersWoman in White
David SeamanBob
Larry SmallMusician
Kimberly SternEmmy
Paul StraneyWaiter
Audition Singer
Olga TalynMaid
The Widow
Michael VitaStage Manager
David VosburghStage Hand
Dr. Berg
Audition Singer
Jim WaggIvar
Swings: Kevin Marcum and Sisu Raiken
Understudies: Willi Burke (Astrid), Patti Cohenour (Actress, Nora), Katie Ertmann (Bob, Emmy, Ivar), Norman A. Large (Actor, Eric, Johan, Torvald), Kevin Marcum (Ambassador, Audition Singer, Conductor, Dr. Berg, Escamillo, Gustafson, Hamsun, Loki, Man in Black, Mr. Zetterling, Nilson, Petersen, Stage Hand, Stage Manager, Warden), Patricia Parker (Camilla Forrester), Lisa Peters (Woman in Red), Sisu Raiken (Audition Singer, Selma), Larry Small (Otto) and Olga Talyn (Jacqueline)
Theatre World
winner 1983 Award [recipient] 
  Peter Gallagher
Tony Award®
 1983 Best Book of a Musical [nominee] 
 Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green
 1983 Best Original Score [nominee] 
 Music by Larry Grossman ;  Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green
 1983 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  George Hearn
Drama Desk Award
 1983 Outstanding Music [nominee] 
 Music by Larry Grossman
music by Larry Grossman; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green
ACT 1 Sung By
PrologueNora and Company
A Woman AloneNora, Otto, Conductor and Company
Letter to the ChildrenNora
New Year's EveEric, Johan, Dr. Berg and Gustafson
Stay With Me, NoraOtto and Nora
ArrivalAstrid and Company
Loki and BaldurOtto and Singers
You Interest MeJohan
DepartureAstrid and Company
Letter From KlemnachtAstrid
Learn to Be LonelyNora
Rats and Mice and Fish Women
Jailer, Jailer / Letter to the Children (reprise)Nora and Women
Excerpts From Loki and BaldurCompany
Rare WinesEric and Nora
ACT 2 Sung By
No More MorningsNora
There She IsJohan, Eric and Otto
Letter to the Children (Reprise) Nora
At LastJohan
The Grand CafeCompany