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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!   

Hilton Theatre, (11/08/2006 - 1/07/2007)
First Preview: Oct 25, 2006 Total Previews: 22
Opening Date: Nov 08, 2006    
Closing Date: Jan 07, 2007 Total Performances: 107

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway

Production Staff [Collapse]
Produced by Running Subway, EMI Music Publishing, Michael Speyer, Bernie Abrams, Allen Spivak, Janet Pailet, Spark Productions, Maximum Entertainment and Jonathan Reinis; Presented by Target Stores; Associate Producer: Audrey Geisel and Joshua Rosenblum
Based on the production produced at the Old Globe Theatre (Jack O'Brien, Artistic Director; Louis G. Spisto, Executive Director); Originally commissioned by and produced at The Children's Theatre Company
Book by Timothy Mason; Lyrics by Timothy Mason; Music by Mel Marvin; Music orchestrated by Michael Starobin; Based on the book "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" by Dr. Seuss; Additional lyrics by Dr. Seuss; Additional music by Albert Hague; Musical Director: Joshua Rosenblum; Vocal arrangements by Joshua Rosenblum; Incidental Arrangements by Joshua Rosenblum; Dance arrangements by David Krane
Production Created and Supervised by Jack O'Brien; Directed by Matt August; Original Choreography by John DeLuca; Choreography Re-Staged by Bob Richard; Assistant Director: West Hyler; Assistant Choreographer: Shane Rhoades
Scenic Design by John Lee Beatty; Costume Design by Robert Morgan; Lighting Design by Pat Collins; Sound Design by Acme Sound Partners and Nevin Steinberg; Special Effects Designer: Gregory Meeh; Puppet Design by Michael Curry; Hair and Wig Design by Thomas Augustine; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Associate Scenic Design: Eric Renschler; Assistant Scenic Design: Yoshinori Tanakura; Associate Lighting Design: D. M. Wood; 1st Assistant Lighting Designer: Benjamin Travis; 2nd Assistant Lighting Designer: Keri Thibodeau; Associate Costume Design: Nancy Palmatier; Assistant Costume Design: Chris Meyers; Assistant Special Effects Designer: Jeremy Chernick; Assistant Sound Design: Jeffrey Yoshi Lee
Executive Producer: James Sanna; General Manager: David Waggett; Company Manager: Heidi Neven; Assistant Gen. Mgr: Kathryn Schwarz; Associate Co. Mgr: Jolie Gabler; Assistant Co. Mgr: Alyssa Mann
Production Stage Manager: Michael Brunner; Technical Supervisor: Don S. Gilmore; 1st Assistant Stage Manager: Daniel S. Rosokoff; 2nd Assistant Stage Manager: Joel Rosen and Dana Williams; Associate Tech. Dir: Bradley Thompson
Musical Coordinator: Seymour "Red" Press; Conducted by Joshua Rosenblum; Associate Conductor: Sue Anschutz; Assistant Conductor: Mark Mitchell; Woodwinds: Steven Kenyon, Robert DeBellis, Terrence Cook and John Winder; Trumpet: Christian Jaudes and Wayne J. du Maine; Trumpets: Phil Granger; Trombone: Wayne Goodman and Robert Fournier; Keyboards: Sue Anschutz and Mark Mitchell; Bass: Louis Bruno; Drums: Gregory Landes; Percussion: Dave Roth; Music Copying: Emily Grishman Music Preparation; Synthesizer Programmer: Bruce Samuels
Casting: Telsey + Company; Press Representative: Alison Brod Public Relations; Marketing: Tomm Miller; Advertising: Margeotes Fertitta Powell; Dance Captain: Kurt Kelly
John CullumOld Max
Patrick PageThe Grinch
Rusty RossYoung Max
Caitlin BelcikAnnie Who - White Cast
Nicole BocchiCindy Lou Who - Red Cast
Aaron D. ConleyBoo Who - White Cast
James Du ChateauDanny Who - White Cast
Eamon FoleyDanny Who - Red Cast
Kaitlin HopkinsMama Who
Libbie Jacobson Betty-Lou Who - White Cast
Caroline LondonCindy Lou Who - White Cast
Michael McCormickGrandpa Who
Malcolm MoranoBoo Who - Red Cast
Jan NeubergerGrandma Who
Heather TepeAnnie Who - Red Cast
Price WaldmanJP Who
Brynn WilliamsBetty-Lou Who - Red Cast
Jahaan AminLittle Who - White Cast
Kevin CsolakLittle Who - White Cast
Antonio D'AmatoLittle Who - Red Cast
Janet DickinsonCitizen of Whoville
Danielle FreidLittle Who - Red Cast
André GarnerCitizen of Whoville
Brianna GentilellaLittle Who - White Cast
Sky JarrettLittle Who - White Cast
Jess LeProttoLittle Who - Red Cast
Daniel MancheLittle Who - White Cast
Katie MichaLittle Who - Red Cast
Jillian MuellerLittle Who - White Cast
Josephine Rose RobertsCitizen of Whoville
Nikki RoseLittle Who - Red Cast
William RyallCitizen of Whoville
Molly J. RyanLittle Who - White Cast
Jeff SkowronCitizen of Whoville
Pearl SunCitizen of Whoville
Corwin TugglesLittle Who - Red Cast
Kelley Rock WieseLittle Who - Red Cast
Swings: Amy Griffin, Kurt Kelly, Lawson Young and Rafael Luis Tillis
Understudies: Jahaan Amin (Betty-Lou Who), Kevin Csolak (Danny Who), Antonio D'Amato (Boo Who), Janet Dickinson (Grandma Who), Danielle Freid (Betty-Lou Who), André Garner (Young Max), Jess LeProtto (Danny Who), Daniel Manche (Boo Who), Katie Micha (Cindy Lou Who), Jillian Mueller (Annie Who), Nikki Rose (Annie Who), William Ryall (Old Max, The Grinch), Molly J. Ryan (Cindy Lou Who), Jeff Skowron (Grandpa Who, JP Who) and Pearl Sun (Mama Who)
Drama Desk Award
 2007 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Robert Morgan
music by Mel Marvin; lyrics by Timothy Mason
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Who Likes Christmas?Citizens of Whoville
I Hate Christmas EveThe Grinch, Young Max, JP Who, Mama Who, Grandma Who, Grandpa Who, Cindy Lou Who, Betty-Lou Who, Danny Who and Boo Who
Whatchama WhoThe Grinch and Little Whos
Welcome, Christmas
(music by Albert Hague; lyrics by Dr. Seuss)
Citizens of Whoville
I Hate Christmas Eve (Reprise) The Grinch
Once in a YearJP Who, Mama Who, Grandma Who, Grandpa Who, Citizens of Whoville and Little Who Ensemble
One of a KindThe Grinch
Now's the TimeJP Who, Mama Who, Grandma Who and Grandpa Who
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch
(music by Albert Hague; lyrics by Dr. Seuss)
Old Max, Young Max and The Grinch
Santa for a DayCindy Lou Who and The Grinch
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch (Reprise)
(music by Albert Hague; lyrics by Dr. Seuss)
Old Max
Who Likes Christmas? (Reprise) Citizens of Whoville
One of a Kind (Reprise) Young Max, The Grinch and Cindy Lou Who
Welcome, Christmas (Reprise)
(music by Albert Hague; lyrics by Dr. Seuss)
Citizens of Whoville
FinaleThe Grinch, Cindy Lou Who and Whos Everywhere
Who Likes Christmas?Whos Everywhere and The Grinch