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Cinderella

Cinderella

by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joseph Schrank

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Cinderella

Cinderella




A Rodgers and Hammerstein musical originally written for television, based on the fairy tale.


Story:

Left to the devices of her evil stepmother and three evil stepsisters, Cinderella manages to rise above everything with the help of her Fairy Godmother to make all of her dreams come true.


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Composer

Composer
Richard Rodgers

Lyricist

Lyricist
Oscar Hammerstein II

Librettist

Librettist
Joseph Schrank



  • Premiere
  • 1957 TV
  • 1965 TV
  • 1997 TV

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Broadway Theatre
Opening Night
March 3, 2013
Total Performances
769
Original Cast
Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, Victoria Clark, Harriet Harris, Ann Harada, Marla Mindelle, Peter Bartlett, Greg Hildreth, Phumzile Sojola
Director
Mark Brokaw
Choreographer
Josh Rhodes
Producer
Robyn Goodman, Jill Furman, Stephen Kocis, Edward Walson, Venetian Glass Productions, The Araca Group, Luigi & Rose Caiola, Roy Furman, Walter Grossman, Peter May/Sanford Robertson, Glass Slipper Productions LLC/Eric Schmidt, Ted Liebowitz/James Spry and Blanket Fort Productions
Musical Director
Andy Einhorn
Orchestrations
Danny Troob
Scenic Design
Anna Louizos
Costume Design
William Ivey Long
Lighting Design
Kenneth Posner
Sound Design
Nevin Steinberg

1957 TV Version

Movie Name
Cinderella
Type
Live Musical Telecast
Director
Ralph Nelson
Screenplay
Oscar Hammerstein II
Starring
Julie Andrews, Howard Lindsay, Dorothy Stickney, Ilka Chase, Kaye Ballard, Alice Ghostley, Edie Adams, Jon Cypher, David F. Perkins

1965 TV Version

Movie Name
Cinderella
Type
Made for TV Musical
Director
Charles S. Dubin
Screenplay
Joseph Schrank
Starring
Ginger Rogers, Walter Pidgeon, Celeste Holm, Jo Van Fleet, Stuart Damon, Pat Carroll, Barbara Ruick, Lesley Ann Warren, Joe E. Marks, Don Heitgerd

1997 TV Version

Movie Name
Cinderella
Type
Made for TV Musical
Director
Robert Iscove
Screenplay
Robert L. Freedman
Starring
Brandy Norwood, Bernadette Peters, Veanne Cox, Natalie Desselle Reid, Paolo Montalban, Jason Alexander, Whoopi Goldberg, Victor Garber, Whitney Houston, Michael Haynes







CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
1957 Television Soundtrack

CD
1965 Television Soundtrack


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Broadway Version Vocal Selections

Videos

DVD
1957 Television Version DVD

DVD
1965 Television Version DVD

DVD
1997 Television Version DVD


Sheetmusic
Television Version Vocal Selections


Other

Merchandise




1998 Art Directors Guild Award Nominations

Excellence in Production Design Award

1998 Emmy Award Nominations

Outstanding Art Direction for a Variety or Music Program

2013 Tony Awards Nominations

Best Costume Design of a Musical
Best Book of a Musical
Best Revival of a Musical
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical - Santino Fontana
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical - Laura Osnes
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical- Victoria Clark
Best Orchestrations
Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Best Sound Design of a Musical

2013 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Laura Osnes
Outstanding Orchestrations
Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Revival of a Musical
Outstanding Choreography

2013 Drama League Award Nominations

Distinguished Revival of a Musical
Distinguished Performance Award - Laura Osnes

2013 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations

Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Book of a Musical
Outstanding Revival of a Musical
Outstanding Choreographer
Outstanding Lighting Design
Outstanding Actor in a Musical - Santino Fontana
Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Laura Osnes
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Victoria Clark

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