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Broadway Theatre, (10/16/1983 - 9/02/1984)
First Preview: Oct 05, 1983 Total Previews: 14
Opening Date: Oct 16, 1983    
Closing Date: Sep 02, 1984 Total Performances: 362

Category: Musical, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Piraeus; a Crete village; Hortense's Inn and garden; The Widow's house; the church square; the mine entrance.

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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler and Kenneth-John Productions (Kenneth D. Greenblatt: President; John J. Pomerantz: Executive Vice President); Associate Producer: Alecia Parker
Based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis; Book by Joseph Stein; Lyrics by Fred Ebb; Music by John Kander; Musical Director: Randolph Mauldin; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Dance arrangements by Thomas Fay
Directed by Michael Cacoyannis; Choreographed by Graciela Daniele; Additional choreography by Theodore Pappas
Scenic Design by David Chapman; Costume Design by Hal George; Lighting Design by Marc B. Weiss; Sound Design by T. Richard Fitzgerald; Hair Design by Steve Atha; Make-Up Design by Steve Atha
General Manager: National Artists Management Company; Company Manager: Robert H. Wallner
Production Stage Manager: Peter Lawrence; Stage Manager: Jim Woolley
Musical Supervisor: Paul Gemignani; Music Contractor: John Monaco; Music Preparation Supervisor: Mathilde Pincus and Victor Jaroway; On Stage Bouzouki: Foti Gonis; Dumbeg: Eddie Kochak; Bouzouki: Angelo Saridis; Accordion: Charles Sauss; Percussion: David Tancredi
Casting: Howard Feuer and Jeremy Ritzer; General Press Representative: Fred Nathan & Associates; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates; Dance Captain: Jim Litten; Photographer: Martha Swope
Anthony QuinnZorba
Lila KedrovaMadame Hortense
Chip CorneliusVassilakas
Suzanne CostallosAthena
Michael DantuonoManolakas
Frank DeSalKonstandi
Turkish Dancer
Russian Admiral
Angelina FiordellisiMarika
Tim FlavinAnagnosti
Karen GiombettiMaria
Cafe Whore
Charles KarelMavrodani
Peter KevoianKatapolis
Raphael LaMannaConstable
Peter MarinosMarinakos
Rob MarshallMarsalias
Taro MeyerThe Widow
John MineoThanassai
French Admiral
Panchali NullDespo
Aurelio PadronMimiko
Richard Warren PughYorgo
Italian Admiral
Thomas David ScalisePavli
Debbie ShapiroThe Woman
Paul StraneyPriest
English Admiral
Susan TerryKatina
Pamela TrevisaniSophia
Robert WestenbergNikos
Swings: Jim Litten and Danielle R. Striker
Standby: Chip Cornelius (Manolakas), Suzanne Costallos (Madame Hortense), Michael Dantuono (Nikos), Angelina Fiordellisi (The Woman), Charles Karel (Zorba), James Lockhart (Mavrodani, Zorba), John Mineo (Mimiko) and Susan Terry (The Widow)
Tony Award®
winner 1984 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [winner] 
  Lila Kedrova
Theatre World
winner 1984 Award [recipient] 
  Robert Westenberg
Drama Desk Award
winner 1984 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [winner] 
  Lila Kedrova
music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb
ACT 1 Sung By
Life IsThe Woman and Company
The First Time Zorba
The Top of the HillThe Woman and Company
No Boom BoomMadame Hortense, Admirals, Zorba and Nikos
Vive La DifferenceAdmirals
Mine SongCompany
The ButterflyThe Widow, Nikos and The Woman
Goodbye, CanavaroMadame Hortense, Zorba and Nikos
GrandpapaZorba, The Woman and Company
Only Love Madame Hortense
The Bend of the RoadThe Woman
Only Love (Reprise) The Woman
ACT 2 Sung By
Woman Zorba
Why Can't I Speak/That's a BeginningThe Widow, Nikos and The Woman
Easter DanceCompany
Miner's DanceThe Men
The CrowThe Woman, Crows and Monks
Happy BirthdayMadame Hortense
I Am FreeZorba