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John Golden Theatre, (4/29/1992 - 6/27/1993)
First Preview: Apr 08, 1992 Total Previews: 23
Opening Date: Apr 29, 1992    
Closing Date: Jun 27, 1993 Total Performances: 486

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: Act I: 1979. Act II: 1981.
Comments: Originally produced off-Broadway as two separate shows. "March of the Falsettos" and "Falsettoland".

Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler; Produced in association with James Cushing, Maureen O'Sullivan Cushing, Masakazu Shibaoka and Broadway Pacific; Associate Producer: Alecia Parker
FALSETTOLAND was produced off-Broadway by Maurice Rosenfield, Lois F. Rosenfield and Steven Suskin
Music by William Finn; Lyrics by William Finn; Book by William Finn and James Lapine; Music arranged by Michael Starobin; Musical Director: Scott Frankel; Additional vocal arrangements by Alison Fraser
Directed by James Lapine; Assistant Director: Michael Sexton
Scenic Design by Douglas Stein; Costume Design by Ann Hould-Ward; Lighting Design by Frances Aronson; Sound Design by Peter Fitzgerald; Hair Design by Phyllis Della; Make-Up Design by Denise Spatarella; Assistant to Mr. Stein: E. David Cosier, Jr.; Assistant to Ms. Hould-Ward: Claudia Stephens
General Manager: Barbara Darwall; Company Manager: Kim Sellon
Technical Supervisor: Arthur Siccardi; Production Supervisor: Craig Jacobs; Stage Manager: Karen Armstrong
Conducted by Scott Frankel; Associate Conductor: Ted Sperling; Piano: Scott Frankel; Synthesizer: Ted Sperling; Percussion: Greg Landis; Flute/Oboe/Clarinet/Alto Sax: Rick Heckman; Music Contractor: John Monaco; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman; Rehearsal Pianist: Paul Ford
Casting: Wendy Ettinger, Stuart Howard and Amy Schecter; Press Representative: The Pete Sanders Group; Marketing Consultant: Dan Klores Associates, Inc. and Hayley Sumner; Advertising: Grey Entertainment, Inc.; Art by The Estate of Keith Haring; Photographer: Carol Rosegg and Martha Swope and Associates; Assistant to the Producer: Nancy Wilson and Arianna Alberghini
Stephen BogardusWhizzer
Michael RupertMarvin
Chip ZienMendel
Carolee CarmelloCordelia
Jonathan KaplanJason
Andrew Harrison Leeds
at Wednesday and Saturday matinees
Heather MacRaeCharlotte
Barbara WalshTrina
Understudies: Philip Hoffman (Marvin, Mendel) and John Ruess (Whizzer)
Theatre World
winner 1992 Award [recipient] 
  Jonathan Kaplan
Tony Award®
 1992 Best Musical [nominee] 
 Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler
winner 1992 Best Book of a Musical [winner] 
 Book by William Finn and James Lapine
winner 1992 Best Original Score [winner] 
 Music by William Finn ;  Lyrics by William Finn
 1992 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Michael Rupert
 1992 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Jonathan Kaplan
 1992 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Barbara Walsh
 1992 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 
  James Lapine
Drama Desk Award
 1992 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Barbara Walsh
 1992 Outstanding Revival [nominee] 
 Produced by Barry & Fran Weissler ;  Produced in association with James Cushing , Maureen O'Sullivan Cushing , Masakazu Shibaoka and Broadway Pacific
music by William Finn; lyrics by William Finn
ACT 1 Sung By
Four Jews in a Room BitchingWhizzer, Marvin, Jason and Mendel
A Tight Knit FamilyMarvin
Love is BlindMarvin, Jason, Whizzer, Mendel and Trina
Thrill of First LoveMarvin and Whizzer
Marvin at the Psychiatrist (A Three-Part Mini-Opera)Jason, Mendel, Whizzer and Marvin
Everyone Tells Jason to See a PsychiatristJason, Marvin, Trina and Whizzer
This Had Better Come to a StopMarvin, Whizzer, Jason, Trina and Mendel
I'm Breaking DownTrina
Jason's TherapyMendel, Trina, Whizzer, Marvin and Jason
A Marriage ProposalMendel, Trina and Jason
A Tight Knit Family (Reprise) Marvin and Mendel
Trina's SongTrina
March of the FalsettosMendel, Marvin, Jason and Whizzer
Trina's Song (Reprise) Trina
The Chess GameMarvin and Whizzer
Making a HomeMendel, Jason, Trina and Whizzer
The Games I PlayWhizzer
Marvin Goes CrazyMarvin, Mendel, Jason, Trina and Whizzer
I Never Wanted to Love YouMarvin, Mendel, Jason, Trina and Whizzer
Father to SonMarvin and Jason
ACT 2 Sung By
Welcome to FalsettolandCompany
The Year of the ChildCompany
Miracle of JudaismCompany
Sitting Watching Jason (Play Baseball)Company
A Day in FalsettolandCompany
Everyone Hates His ParentsMendel, Jason, Marvin and Trina
What More Can I SayMarvin and Whizzer
Something Bad Is HappeningCharlotte and Cordelia
Holding to the GroundTrina
Days Like This I Almost Believe in GodCompany
Cancelling the Bar MitzvahJason, Mendel and Trina
Unlikely LoversMarvin, Whizzer, Charlotte and Cordelia
Another Miracle of JudaismJason
You Gotta Die SometimeWhizzer
Jason's Bar MitzvahCompany
What Would I Do?Marvin and Whizzer