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About the Show

A silly new musical based on the 1980 cult classic film of the same name.

Story: While roller skating on the beach, Kira, meets and falls for a frustrated record album cover artist named Sonny. Enter Danny McGuire, an aging song and dance man who Kira inspired back when he owned a supper club in New York in the 40s. Together, with the help of Kira, Sonny and Danny team up to build and open a roller disco nightclub called Xanadu.

Cast and Creative Team

Composer: John Farrar and Jeff Lynne
Lyricist and Librettist: Douglas Carter Beane

Broadway Premiere
Theatre: Helen Hayes Theatre
Opening Night: Jul 10, 2007
Total Performances: 512
Original Cast: Kerry Butler, Cheyenne Jackson, Tony Roberts, Jackie Hoffman, Mary Testa, Curtis Holbrook, Anika Larsen, Kenita R. Millers, Marty Thomas, Andre Ward
Director: Christopher Ashley
Choreographer: Dan Knechtges
Producer: Robert Ahrens, Dan Vickery, Sara Murchison, Dale Smith, Tara Smith and B. Swibel
Musical Director: Eric Stern
Scenic Design: David Gallo
Costume Design: David Zinn
Lighting Design: Howell Binkley
Sound Design: T. Richard Fitzgerald and Carl Casella

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