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Merrily We Roll Along

Merrily We Roll Along

by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth

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Merrily We Roll Along

Merrily We Roll Along





A Stephen Sondheim musical that moves backwards in time based on the play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart.


Story:

Spanning three decades in the entertainment business, Merrily We Roll Along charts the turbulent relationship between composer Franklin Shepard and his two lifelong friends—writer Mary and lyricist & playwright Charley.


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THEATRE

Hudson Theatre
141 W. 44th St.
New York, NY

Info and Directions

Schedule
MONDAY
Dark
TUESDAY
7 PM
WEDNESDAY
1 & 7 PM
THURSDAY
7 PM
FRIDAY
7 PM
SATURDAY
2 & 8 PM
SUNDAY
3 PM

Important Dates
PREVIEWS: Sep 19, 2023
OPENING: Oct 10, 2023
CLOSING: July 7, 2024


Run Time
2 hours and 30 minutes (1 Intermission)


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NOTE:

  • Recommended for ages 10 and up. Children under the age of 4 are not permitted.
  • Most shows have special holiday dates and times. Check the official website for more information.
Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Stephen Sondheim

Librettist

Librettist
George Furth



Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Alvin Theatre
Opening Night
Nov 16, 1981
Total Performances
16
Original Cast
Jim Walton, Ann Morrison, Lonny Price, Sally Klein
Director
Harold Prince
Choreographer
Larry Fuller
Producer
Lord Lew Grade, Martin Starger, Robert Fryer, Harold Prince
Musical Director
Paul Gemignani
Orchestrations
Jonathan Tunick
Scenic Design
Eugene Lee
Costume Design
Judith Dolan
Lighting Design
David Hersey

2023 Broadway Revival

Theatre
Hudson Theatre
Opening Night
October 10, 2023
Original Cast
Daniel Radcliffe, Jonathan Groff, Lindsay Mendez, Krystal Joy Brown, Katie Rose Clarke, Reg Rogers, Sherz Aletaha, Leana Rae Concepcion, Morgan Kirner, Corey Mach, Talia Robinson, Amanda Rose, Jamila Sabares-Klemm, Brian Sears, Evan Alexander Smith, Christian Strange, Koray Tarhan, Vishal Vaidya, Natalie Wachen, Jacob Keith Watson
Director
Maria Friedman
Choreographer
Tim Jackson
Producer
Sonia Friedman Productions, David Babani, Patrick Catullo and Jeff Romley
Musical Director
Joel Fram
Orchestrations
Jonathan Tunick
Scenic Design
Soutra Gilmour
Costume Design
Soutra Gilmour
Lighting Design
Amith Chandrashaker
Sound Design
Kai Harada
Hair and Wig Design
Cookie Jordan




CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
1994 Off-Broadway Revival Cast Album

CD
1993 Leicester Cast Album

CD
2012 Encores Cast Album

CD
2023 Broadway Revival Cast Album


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Sheetmusic

Video
Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened


Other

Merchandise




2023 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Revival of a Musical
Outstanding Lead Performance in a Musical - Jonathan Groff
Outstanding Lead Performance in a Musical - Lindsay Mendez
Outstanding Featured Performance in a Musical - Daniel Radcliffe
Outstanding Direction of a Musical

2023 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations

Outstanding Lead Performer in an Off-Broadway Musical - Jonathan Groff
Outstanding Featured Performer in an Off-Broadway Musical - Lindsay Mendez
Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
Outstanding Featured Performer in an Off-Broadway Musical - Daniel Radcliffe
Outstanding Orchestrations
Outstanding Director of a Musical

2019 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Revival of a Musical
Outstanding Director of a Musical - Noah Brody

1982 Tony Award Nominations

Best Original Score

1982 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Lyrics
Outstanding Music

1982 Theatre World Award Nominations

Ann Morrison

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