Gypsy

Musical - Revival

Winter Garden Theatre

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  • First Preview: September 19, 1974
  • Opening Date: September 23, 1974
  • Closing Date: January 4, 1975
  • Previews: 4
  • Performances: 120

Book: Arthur Laurents

Music: Jule Styne

Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim

Synopsis

Indomitable stage mother Rose chases vicarious success and stardom as she pushes her daughters through the vaudeville circuit. When Baby June flees the act to elope, Rose vows to make introverted Louise into a star.

 

Opening Night Cast

Angela Lansbury in Gypsy Angela Lansbury Rose
Zan Charisse Louise
Bonnie Langford in Gypsy Bonnie Langford Baby June
Rex Robbins in Gypsy Rex Robbins Herbie
Mary Louise  Wilson in Gypsy Mary Louise Wilson Tessie Tura
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Opening Night Production Credits

Arthur Laurents Arthur Laurents Book
Jule Styne Jule Styne Music
Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim Lyrics
Jerome Robbins Jerome Robbins Original Broadway Director
Arthur Laurents Arthur Laurents Director
Jerome Robbins Jerome Robbins Original Choreography
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1974 - 1975

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1975 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Angela Lansbury Winner
1975 Outstanding Director of a Musical Arthur Laurents Winner
1975 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Bonnie Langford Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1975 Theatre World Award John Sheridan Winner
1975 Theatre World Award Zan Charisse Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1975 Actress in a Musical Angela Lansbury Winner
1975 Direction of a Musical Arthur Laurents Nominee
1975 Featured Actress in a Musical Zan Charisse Nominee
 
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