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The Last Ship

The Last Ship

by Sting, John Logan and Brian Yorkey

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The Last Ship

The Last Ship




A new musical featuring an original score by Sting.


Story:

Inspired by Sting's own childhood, The Last Ship is set in an English seafaring town that operates around the local shipyard and follows Gideon Fletcher, a man who left home to see the world and returns fourteen years later to find that the future of the shipyard is in danger. The shipyard's workers decide to take their fate into their own hands and build a towering representation of the shared dream that has defined their existence.


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Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Sting

Librettist

Librettist
John Logan

Librettist

Librettist
Brian Yorkey



  • Premiere

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Neil Simon Theatre
Opening Night
Oct 26, 2014
Total Performances
105
Original Cast
Michael Esper, Aaron Lazar, Rachel Tucker, Jimmy Nail, Sally Ann Triplett, Collin Kelly-Sordelet, Fred Applegate
Director
Joe Mantello
Choreographer
Steven Hoggett
Producer
Jeffrey Seller, Kathryn Schenker, Kevin McCollum, Sander Jacobs, James L. Nederlander, Roy Furman, Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss
Musical Director
Rob Mathes
Orchestrations
Rob Mathes
Scenic Design
David Zinn
Costume Design
David Zinn
Lighting Design
Christopher Akerlind
Sound Design
Brian Ronan





CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
Sting Album Inspired by the Musical


Videos

DVD
Sting Performs Last Ship - Live at the Public Theater DVD

Blu-Ray
Sting Performs Last Ship - Live at the Public Theater Blu-Ray


Other

Merchandise




2015 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations

Outstanding New Broadway Musical
Outstanding New Score
Outstanding Book of a Musical

2015 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Choreography
Outstanding Music
Outstanding Orchestrations
Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical

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