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Big Fish   

Neil Simon Theatre, (10/06/2013 - 12/29/2013)
First Preview: Sep 05, 2013 Total Previews: 34
Opening Date: Oct 06, 2013    
Closing Date: Dec 29, 2013 Total Performances: 98

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: Alabama

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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James M. Nederlander: Chairman; James L. Nederlander: President)
Produced by Dan Jinks, Bruce Cohen, Stage Entertainment USA, Inc., Roy Furman, Edward Walson, James L. Nederlander, Broadway Across America/Rich Entertainment Group and John Domo; Produced in association with Parrothead Productions, Lucky Fish, Peter May/Jim Fantaci, Harvey Weinstein/Carole L. Haber, Dancing Elephant Productions, CJ E&M, Ted Liebowitz, Ted Hartley, Clay Floren and Columbia Pictures
Music by Andrew Lippa; Lyrics by Andrew Lippa; Book by John August; Based on the novel "Big Fish" by Daniel Wallace; Based on the Columbia Pictures film screenplay by John August; Musical Director: Mary-Mitchell Campbell; Music orchestrated by Larry Hochman; Dance music arrangements by Sam Davis; Vocal arrangements by Andrew Lippa; Incidental music by Andrew Lippa; Associate Musical Dir.: Shawn Gough; Additional orchestrations by Bruce Coughlin
Directed by Susan Stroman; Choreographed by Susan Stroman; Associate Director: Jeff Whiting; Associate Choreographer: Chris Peterson
Scenic Design by Julian Crouch; Costume Design by William Ivey Long; Lighting Design by Donald Holder; Sound Design by Jon Weston; Projection Design by Benjamin Pearcy and 59 Productions; Hair and Wig Design by Paul Huntley; Make-Up Design by Angelina Avallone; Puppet Design by Will Pike; Associate Scenic Design: Frank McCullough; Associate Costume Design: David Kaley; Associate Lighting Design: Caroline Chao; Associate Sound Design: Jason Strangfeld; Associate Hair and Wig Design: Edward J. Wilson and Giovanna Calabretta; Associate Make-Up Design: Jorge Vargas
General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd. (General Managers: Jeff Wilson, Wendy Orshan; Associate General Manager: Elie Landau); Company Manager: David van Zyll de Jong
Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Supervisor: Joshua Halperin; Stage Manager: Jason Brouillard
Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller; Conducted by Mary-Mitchell Campbell; Associate Conductor: Shawn Gough; Reeds: Charles Pillow and Richard Walburn; Trumpet: Dylan Schwab; French Horn: David Byrd-Marrow; Violin: Cenovia Cummins; Viola: Liuh-Wen Ting; Cello: Summer Boggess; Keyboard 1: David Gardos; Keyboard 2: Shawn Gough; Guitar: Jim Hershman and Alec Berlin; Bass: Brian Hamm; Drums: Perry Cavari; Percussion: Billy Miller; Music Preparation: Kaye-Houston Music
Special Effects by Jeremy Chernick
Fight direction by Thomas Schall; Press Representative: The Hartman Group; Casting: Tara Rubin Casting; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Interactive Marketing: SPOTCo, Inc.; Marketing: SPOTCo, Inc.; Photographer: Paul Kolnik
Kate BaldwinSandra Bloom
Norbert Leo ButzEdward Bloom
Bobby SteggertWill Bloom
Ryan AndesKarl
Krystal Joy BrownJosephine Bloom
Ben CrawfordDon Price
Brad OscarAmos Calloway
Anthony Pierini
Wed. and Sat. matinees
Young Will
Zachary UngerYoung Will
Bree BrankerEnsemble
Alex BrightmanZacky Price
Robin CampbellAlabama Lamb
Bryn DowlingDancing Fire
Jason Lee GarrettEnsemble
Leah HofmannEnsemble
J. C. MontgomeryDr. Bennett
Ciara RenéeThe Witch
Angie SchworerJosephine's Doctor
Kirsten ScottJenny Hill
Lara SeibertAlabama Lamb
Tally SessionsMayor
Sarrah StrimelGirl in the Water
Cary TedderEnsemble
Swings: Preston Truman Boyd, Joshua Buscher, Synthia Link and Ashley Yeater
Understudies: Preston Truman Boyd (Amos Calloway, Don Price, Dr. Bennett, Karl, Mayor), Bree Branker (Josephine Bloom), Alex Brightman (Will Bloom), Joshua Buscher (Don Price, Dr. Bennett, Mayor, Zacky Price), Ben Crawford (Edward Bloom), Bryn Dowling (Jenny Hill, The Witch), Synthia Link (Girl in the Water, Jenny Hill, The Witch), Kirsten Scott (Sandra Bloom), Lara Seibert (Josephine Bloom, Sandra Bloom), Tally Sessions (Amos Calloway, Edward Bloom, Karl), Cary Tedder (Will Bloom, Zacky Price) and Ashley Yeater (Girl in the Water)
Drama Desk Award
 2014 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Bobby Steggert
 2014 Outstanding Orchestrations [nominee] 
  Larry Hochman
 2014 Outstanding Music [nominee] 
 Music by Andrew Lippa
music by Andrew Lippa; lyrics by Andrew Lippa
ACT 1 Sung By
Be the HeroEdward Bloom and Company
I Know What You WantThe Witch, Edward Bloom and Company
StrangerWill Bloom
My AdventureSandra Bloom
Ashton's Favorite SonCompany
Out There on the RoadEdward Bloom, Karl, Jenny Hill and Company
Sandra's WishSandra Bloom
Little Lamb From AlabamaSandra Bloom and Alabama Lambs
Time StopsEdward Bloom and Sandra Bloom
Closer to HerAmos Calloway, Edward Bloom and Company
DaffodilsEdward Bloom and Sandra Bloom
ACT 2 Sung By
Red, White and TrueEdward Bloom, Sandra Bloom and Company
Fight the DragonsEdward Bloom and Young Will
ShowdownWill Bloom, Edward Bloom and Company
I Don't Need a RoofSandra Bloom
Start OverEdward Bloom, Don Price, Amos Calloway, Karl and Company
Time Stops (Reprise) Sandra Bloom
What's NextWill Bloom, Edward Bloom and Company
How It EndsEdward Bloom
Be the Hero (Reprise) Will Bloom