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Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can

by Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman and Terrence McNally

Based on a Film

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Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can




A new musical from the team who brought you Hairspray, based on the movie "Catch Me If You Can," starring Leonardo DiCaprio.


Story:

Based on the real life story of the life of Frank Abagnale Jr., who, before the age of 19 conned millions of dollars worth of checks and posed as a Pan Am pilot, doctor and legal prosecutor.


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Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Marc Shaiman

Lyricist

Lyricist
Scott Wittman

Librettist

Librettist
Terrence McNally



  • Premiere
  • 2002 Film

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Neil Simon Theatre
Opening Night
April 10, 2011
Total Performances
166
Original Cast
Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit, Tom Wopat, Kerry Butler, Rachel De Benedet, Linda Hart, Nick Wyman, Joe Cassidy, Timothy McCuen Piggee, Brandon Wardell, Jennifer Frankel, Lisa Gajda, Bob Gaynor, Kearran Giovanni, Nick Kenkel, Grasan Kingsberry, Aleks Pevec, Kristin Piro, Rachelle Rak, Joe Aaron Reid, Angie Schworer, Sabrina Sloan, Sarrah Strimel, Katie Webber
Director
Jack O'Brien
Choreographer
Jerry Mitchell
Producer
Margo Lion and Hal Luftig
Scenic Design
David Rockwell
Costume Design
William Ivey Long
Lighting Design
Kenneth Posner
Sound Design
Steve Kennedy

2002 Film Version

Movie Name
Catch Me If You Can
Type
Non-Musical
Director
Steven Spielberg
Screenplay
Jeff Nathanson
Starring
Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken





CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Videos

DVD
Original Hollywood Version DVD

Blu-Ray
Original Hollywood Version Blu-Ray


Books

Book
Novel by Frank W. Abagnale


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Merchandise




2011 Tony Award Nominations

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical - Norbert Leo Butz
Best Musical
Best Orchestrations
Best Sound Design of a Musical

2011 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Actor in a Musical - Norbert Leo Butz
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical - Tom Wopat
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Kerry Butler
Outstanding Music
Outstanding Lyrics
Outstanding Orchestrations

2011 Drama League Award Nominations

Distinguished Production of a Musical
Distinguished Performance Award - Aaron Tveit
Distinguished Performance Award - Tom Wopat

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