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Imperial Theatre, (4/24/2012 - 6/15/2013)
First Preview: Mar 29, 2012 Total Previews: 27
Opening Date: Apr 24, 2012    
Closing Date: Jun 15, 2013 Total Performances: 478

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: July, 1927. Long Island, New York.



Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
Produced by Scott Landis, Roger Berlind, Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, Standing CO Vation, Candy Spelling, Freddy DeMann, Ronald Frankel, Harold Newman, Jon B. Platt, Raise the Roof 8, Takonkiet Viravan, William Berlind/Ed Burke, Carole L. Haber/Susan Carusi, Buddy and Barbara Freitag/Sanford Robertson, Jim Herbert/Under the Wire, Emanuel Azenberg and The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
Music by George Gershwin; Lyrics by Ira Gershwin; Book by Joe DiPietro; Inspired by material by Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse; Music orchestrated by Bill Elliott; Musical Director: Tom Murray; Additional lyrics by Buddy DeSylva
Directed by Kathleen Marshall; Choreographed by Kathleen Marshall; Associate Director: Marc Bruni; Associate Choreographer: David Eggers
Scenic Design by Derek McLane; Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz; Lighting Design by Peter Kaczorowski; Sound Design by Brian Ronan; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Projection Design by Alexander V. Nichols; Associate Scenic Design: Shoko Kambara; Associate Costume Design: Amy Clark; Associate Lighting Design: Paul Toben; Associate Sound Design: Cody Spencer; Assistant Scenic Design: Erica Hemminger; Assistant Costume Design: Justin Hall, Heather Lockard and Amanda Seymour; Assistant Lighting Design: Sarah Jakubasz; Assistant Sound Design: Jessica Weeks; Moving Light Programmer: Josh Weitzman; Video Programmer: Alexander V. Nichols; Assistant Video Programmer: Christian DeAngelis
General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd. (General Managers: Jeff Wilson, Wendy Orshan; Associate General Manager: Elie Landau); Company Manager: Thom Clay; Associate Co. Mgr: Kevin Beebee
Technical Director: Neil Mazzella; Production Stage Manager: Bonnie L. Becker; Technical Supervisor: Hudson Theatrical Associates, Peter Fulbright, Tech Production Services, Inc. and James Kolpin; Stage Manager: Charles Underhill; Assistant Stage Mgr: Scott Rowen
Musical Supervisor: David Chase; Musical Coordinator: Seymour "Red" Press; Conducted by Tom Murray; Associate Conductor: Shawn Gough; Assistant Conductor: Joseph Joubert; Violin: Paul Woodiel; Woodwinds: Ralph Olsen, Todd Groves, Richard A. Heckman and Jay Brandford; Trumpet: Robert Millikan, Brian Pareshi and Shawn Edmonds; Trombone: Clint Sharman, Jason Jackson and Jack Schatz; Keyboard: Shawn Gough and Joseph Joubert; Drums: Eric Poland; Percussion: Andrew Blanco; Guitar: James Hershman; Bass: Richard Sarpola; Synthesizer Programmer: Randy Cohen; Music Preparation: Emily Grishman Music Preparation-Katharine Edmonds/Emily Grishman
Casting: Binder Casting, Jay Binder and Jack Bowdan; General Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Advertising: Serino/Coyne; Marketing: Serino/Coyne; Digital Outreach & Website: Serino/Coyne and Jim Glaub; Dance Captain: Jason DePinto; Assistant Dance Captain: Kaitlyn Davidson; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Digital Outreach & Website Associate: Mark Seeley
Cast
Matthew BroderickJimmy Winter
Kelli O'HaraBillie Bendix
(Mar 29, 2012 - Mar 24, 2013)
Terry BeaverSenator Max Evergreen
(Mar 29, 2012 - Mar 24, 2013)
Robyn HurderJeannie Muldoon
Judy KayeDuchess Estonia Dulworth
Stanley Wayne MathisChief Berry
(Mar 29, 2012 - Mar 24, 2013)
Michael McGrathCookie McGee
(Mar 29, 2012 - Jan 06, 2013)
Estelle ParsonsMillicent Winter
(Mar 29, 2012 - Dec 16, 2012)
Chris SullivanDuke Mahoney
Jennifer Laura ThompsonEileen Evergreen
Cameron AdamsOlive
Clyde AlvesElliot
Kimberly FauréDottie
Robert HartwellSlim
Stephanie MartignettiMidge
Barrett MartinFletcher
Adam PerryEdgar
Jeffrey SchecterFloyd
Joey SorgeVic
Samantha SturmAlice
Kristen Beth WilliamsRosie
Candice Marie WoodsFlo
Swings: Kaitlyn Davidson and Jason DePinto
Standby: Michael X. Martin (Chief Berry, Cookie McGee, Duke Mahoney, Senator Max Evergreen) and Jennifer Smith (Duchess Estonia Dulworth, Millicent Winter)
Understudies: Cameron Adams (Billie Bendix), Kimberly Fauré (Eileen Evergreen, Jeannie Muldoon), Stephanie Martignetti (Billie Bendix), Jeffrey Schecter (Chief Berry, Cookie McGee), Joey Sorge (Jimmy Winter) and Kristen Beth Williams (Duchess Estonia Dulworth, Eileen Evergreen, Jeannie Muldoon)
Tony Award®
 2012 Best Musical [nominee] 
 Produced by Scott Landis , Roger Berlind , Sonia Friedman Productions , Roy Furman , Standing CO Vation , Candy Spelling , Freddy DeMann , Ronald Frankel , Harold Newman , Jon B. Platt , Raise the Roof 8 , Takonkiet Viravan , William Berlind/Ed Burke , Carole L. Haber/Susan Carusi , Buddy and Barbara Freitag/Sanford Robertson , Jim Herbert/Under the Wire , Emanuel Azenberg and The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
 2012 Best Book of a Musical [nominee] 
 Book by Joe DiPietro
 2012 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical [nominee] 
  Kelli O'Hara
winner 2012 Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical [winner] 
  Michael McGrath
winner 2012 Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical [winner] 
  Judy Kaye
 2012 Best Choreography [nominee] 
  Kathleen Marshall
 2012 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 
  Kathleen Marshall
 2012 Best Orchestrations [nominee] 
  Bill Elliott
 2012 Best Costume Design of a Musical [nominee] 
 Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz
 2012 Best Sound Design of a Musical [nominee] 
 Sound Design by Brian Ronan
Drama Desk Award
 2012 Outstanding Musical [nominee] 
 Produced by Scott Landis , Roger Berlind , Sonia Friedman Productions , Roy Furman , Standing CO Vation , Freddy DeMann , Ronald Frankel , Harold Newman , Jon B. Platt , Raise the Roof 8 , Takonkiet Viravan , William Berlind/Ed Burke , Carole L. Haber/Susan Carusi and Buddy and Barbara Freitag/Sanford Robertson
winner 2012 Outstanding Book of a Musical [winner] 
 Book by Joe DiPietro
 2012 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Kelli O'Hara
winner 2012 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [winner] 
  Michael McGrath
winner 2012 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [winner] 
  Judy Kaye
 2012 Outstanding Choreography [nominee] 
  Kathleen Marshall
 2012 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee] 
  Bill Elliott
 2012 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee] 
  Martin Pakledinaz
 2012 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee] 
 Directed by Kathleen Marshall
music by George Gershwin; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Sweet and LowdownJimmy Winter, Jeannie Muldoon, Chorus Girls and Society Guys
Nice Work If You Can Get ItJimmy Winter and Billie Bendix
Nice Work If You Can Get It (Reprise) Billie Bendix
Demon RumDuchess Estonia Dulworth, Chief Berry, Senator Max Evergreen and Vice Squad
Someone to Watch Over MeBillie Bendix
DelishiousEileen Evergreen, Bubble Girls and Boys
I've Got to Be ThereJimmy Winter, Jeannie Muldoon and Chorus Girls
I've Got to Be There (Reprise) Jeannie Muldoon and Chorus Girls
Treat Me RoughBillie Bendix
Let's Call the Whole Thing OffJimmy Winter, Billie Bendix and Chief Berry
Do It Again
(lyrics by Buddy DeSylva)
Jeannie Muldoon and Duke Mahoney
'S WonderfulJimmy Winter and Billie Bendix
Fascinating RhythmJimmy Winter, Cookie McGee and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Lady Be GoodOrchestra
But Not for MeBillie Bendix
By StraussDuchess Estonia Dulworth
Sweet and Lowdown (Reprise) Cookie McGee
Do, Do, DoJimmy Winter, Elliot, Vic and Floyd
Hangin' Around With YouBillie Bendix
Looking for a BoyDuchess Estonia Dulworth and Cookie McGee
Blah, Blah, BlahDuke Mahoney and Jeannie Muldoon
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off (Reprise) Billie Bendix and Jimmy Winter
Will You Remember Me?Billie Bendix and Jimmy Winter
I've Got to Be There (Reprise) Chorus Girls and Vice Squad
I've Got a Crush on YouEileen Evergreen, Chorus Girls and Vice Squad
Blah, Blah, Blah (Reprise) Jeannie Muldoon and Duke Mahoney
Looking for a Boy (Reprise) Cookie McGee and Duchess Estonia Dulworth
Delishious (Reprise) Chief Berry and Eileen Evergreen
Someone to Watch Over Me (Reprise) Jimmy Winter and Billie Bendix
They All LaughedFull Company