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Intimate Apparel

Intimate Apparel

by Ricky Ian Gordon and Lynn Nottage

Based on a Play
Drama
Written by a Black Artist

Opening Soon on Broadway

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Intimate Apparel

Intimate Apparel





An opera based on Lynn Nottage’s acclaimed play of the same name.


Story:

Set in 1905 in turn of the century New York, Intimate Apparel tells the story of Esther, a lonely, single African-American woman who makes her living sewing beautiful corsets and ladies’ undergarments. There is warm affection between her and the Orthodox Jewish man who sells fabrics to her, but any relationship between them, even a touch, is completely forbidden. Seeking love and romance, Esther eventually embarks on a letter writing relationship with a mysterious suitor laboring on the Panama Canal. When he moves to New York they embark on an unhappy marriage, leading Esther to realize that only her self-reliance and certainty of her own worth will see her through life’s challenges.


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THEATRE

Newhouse Theatre
150 West 65th St
New York, NY

Info and Directions

Schedule
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Important Dates
PREVIEWS: Jan 13, 2022
OPENING: Jan 27, 2022


Run Time
TBA


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NOTE:

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Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Ricky Ian Gordon

Librettist

Librettist
Lynn Nottage



Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Newhouse Theater
Opening Night
Jan 27, 2022
Original Cast
Dominic Armstrong, Justin Austin, Errin Duane Brooks, Helena Brown, Kearstin Piper Brown, Chanáe Curtis, Adrienne Danrich, Leroy Y. Davis, Matthew Gamble, Arnold Livingston Geis, Christian Mark Gibbs, Tesia Kwarteng, Anna Laurenzo, Justin Lee Miller, Jasmine Muhammad, Naomi Louisa O'Connell, Kimberli Render, Krysty Swann, Chabrelle Williams
Director
Bartlett Sher
Choreographer
Diana McIntyre
Producer
Lincoln Center Theater
Musical Director
Steven Osgood
Scenic Design
Michael Yeargan
Costume Design
Catherine Zuber
Lighting Design
Jennifer Tipton
Sound Design
Marc Salzberg
Projection Design
59 Productions
Musical Numbers
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