Nice Work If You Can Get It

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Nice Work If You Can Get It on Broadway


NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT

Category:Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Number of Performances: 478
Number of Previews: 27
First Preview : Mar 29, 2012
Opening Night : Apr 24, 2012
Closing Night : Jun 15, 2013
Opening Night Cast
Matthew Broderick (Jimmy Winter)
Kelli O’Hara (Billie Bendix )
Terry Beaver (Senator Max Evergreen )
Robyn Hurder (Jeannie Muldoon )
Judy Kaye ( Duchess Estonia Dulworth )
Stanley Wayne Mathis (Chief Berry )
Michael McGrath (Cookie McGee )
Estelle Parsons (Millicent Winter )
Chris Sullivan ( Duke Mahoney )
Jennifer Laura Thompson (Eileen Evergreen )
Cameron Adams (Olive)
Clyde Alves (Elliot)
Kimberly Fauré (Dottie)
Robert Hartwell (Slim)
Stephanie Martignetti (Midge)
Barrett Martin (Fletcher)
Adam Perry (Edgar)
Jeffrey Howard Schecter (Floyd)
Joey Sorge (Vic)
Samantha Sturm (Alice)
Kristen Beth Williams (Rosie)
Candice Marie Woods (Flo)


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OVERVIEW

Nice Work If You Can Get It is the high-stepping new musical comedy extravaganza from Tony-winning director/choreographer Kathleen Marshall (Broadway’s Anything Goes) and Tony-winning writer Joe DiPietro (Memphis) that’s bursting at the seams with some of the Gershwins’ most memorable tunes.

Matthew Broderick (The Producers) and Jessie Mueller (South Pacific) star in this sparkling tale of playboys, politicians, bootleggers and leggy chorus girls, all running loose in a glorious Long Island mansion in the rip-roaring 1920s. Also featuring Tony winners Judy Kaye (Best Featured Actress in a Musical) and Michael McGrath (Best Featured Actor in a Musical).

REVIEWS & AWARDS

PRODUCTION REVIEWS

AWARDS

2012 Tony Award®

  • Best Performance by an Actor in a
    Featured Role in a Musical
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a
    Featured Role in a Musical
  • 2012 Drama Desk Award

  • Drama Desk Award Outstanding Book of a Musical
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
  • Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
  • CREDITS

    Opening Night Production Credits
    Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Phillip 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 (Phillip 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
    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
    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
    Musical Supervisor: David Chase; Musical Coordinator: Seymour “Red” Press; Conducted by Tom Murray; Associate Conductor: Shawn Gough; 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
    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; Dance Captain: Jason DePinto; Photographer: Joan Marcus

    Opening Night Cast
    Matthew Broderick (Jimmy Winter)
    Kelli O’Hara (Billie Bendix )
    Terry Beaver (Senator Max Evergreen )
    Robyn Hurder (Jeannie Muldoon )
    Judy Kaye ( Duchess Estonia Dulworth )
    Stanley Wayne Mathis (Chief Berry )
    Michael McGrath (Cookie McGee )
    Estelle Parsons (Millicent Winter )
    Chris Sullivan ( Duke Mahoney )
    Jennifer Laura Thompson (Eileen Evergreen )
    Cameron Adams (Olive)
    Clyde Alves (Elliot)
    Kimberly Fauré (Dottie)
    Robert Hartwell (Slim)
    Stephanie Martignetti (Midge)
    Barrett Martin (Fletcher)
    Adam Perry (Edgar)
    Jeffrey Howard Schecter (Floyd)
    Joey Sorge (Vic)
    Samantha Sturm (Alice)
    Kristen Beth Williams (Rosie)
    Candice Marie Woods (Flo)

    Swings: Kaitlyn Davidson and Jason DePinto
    Standbys: 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 Howard Schecter (Chief Berry, Cookie McGee), Joey Sorge (Jimmy Winter) and Kristen Beth Williams (Duchess Estonia Dulworth, Eileen Evergreen, Jeannie Muldoon)

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