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Victor / Victoria

Victor / Victoria

by Henry Mancini, Frank Wildhorn, Leslie Bricusse and Blake Edwards

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Victor / Victoria

Victor / Victoria





A musical based on the 1982 film of the same name which was a remake of the 1933 German film Viktor und Viktoria.


Story:

Victoria, on Toddy's suggestion, becomes "Victor" in order to help her career. However, her gender masquerade becomes complicated when King enters into the picture, and everyone is forced to choose between love and their careers.


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Composer

Composer
Henry Mancini

Composer

Composer
Frank Wildhorn

Lyricist

Lyricist
Leslie Bricusse

Librettist

Librettist
Blake Edwards



  • Premiere
  • 1982 Film
  • 1995 TV

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Marquis Theatre
Opening Night
October 25, 1995
Total Performances
734
Original Cast
Julie Andrews, Tony Roberts, Michael Nouri, Rachel York, Robert B. Shull, Adamn Heller, Michael Cripe, Gregory Jbara, Casey Nicholaw
Director
Blake Edwards
Choreographer
Rob Marshall
Producer
Blake Edwards, Tony Adams, John Scher, Endemol Theatre Productions, Inc., Polygram Broadway Ventures, Edwards - Adams Theatrical, Inc. and Metropolitan Theatrical Entertainment, Inc.
Musical Director
Ian Fraser
Orchestrations
Billy Byers
Scenic Design
Robin Wagner
Costume Design
Willa Kim
Lighting Design
Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer
Sound Design
Peter Fitzgerald

1982 Film Version

Movie Name
Victor Victoria
Type
Hollywood Musical
Director
Blake Edwards
Screenplay
Blake Edwards
Starring
Julie Andrews, James Garner, Robert Preston

1995 TV Version

Movie Name
Victor Victoria
Type
Filmed Live on Stage
Director
Matthew Diamond, Blake Edwards, Goro Kobayashi
Screenplay
Blake Edwards
Starring
Julie Andrews, Tony Roberts, Michael Nouri

Musical Numbers
Paris By Night
If I Were a Man
Trust Me
Le Jazz Hot!
The Tango
Paris Makes Me Horny
Crazy World
Louis Says
King's Dilemma
Apache
You And Me
Almost a Love Song
Chicago, Illinois
Living In the Shadows
Victor/Victoria
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CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
Motion Picture Soundtrack


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Videos

DVD
Live Version DVD

Blu-Ray
Live Version Blu-Ray

DVD
Original Hollywood Version DVD


Other

Merchandise




1996 Tony Award Nominations

Best Actress in a Musical - Julie Andrews

1996 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Julie Andrews
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Rachel York
Outstanding Set Design for a Musical

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