Baby It's You!

Musical - Original

Broadhurst Theatre

  • First Preview: March 26, 2011
  • Opening Date: April 27, 2011
  • Closing Date: September 4, 2011
  • Previews: 33
  • Performances: 151

Book: Floyd Mutrux, Colin Escott

Synopsis

The new musical tells the story of the groundbreaking girl group, the Shirelles, and Florence Greenberg, the New Jersey housewife who discovered them. With the help of African-American songwriter/producer Luther Dixon, who became her lover, Florence took on a male-dominated industry and revolutionized pop music.

 

Opening Night Cast

Beth Leavel in Baby It's You! Beth Leavel Florence Greenberg
Allan Louis in Baby It's You! Allan Louis Luther Dixon
Geno Henderson in Baby It's You! Geno Henderson Jocko
Gene Chandler
Ronald Isley
Chuck Jackson
Erica Ash in Baby It's You! Erica Ash Dionne Warwick
Romantic
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Opening Night Production Credits

Floyd Mutrux Floyd Mutrux Book
Colin Escott Colin Escott Book
Floyd Mutrux Floyd Mutrux Co-Director
Sheldon Epps Sheldon Epps Co-Director
  Birgitte Mutrux Choreographer
Anna Louizos Anna Louizos Scenic Design
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Videos (5)

 

Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2011 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Beth Leavel Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2011 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Beth Leavel Nominee
2011 Outstanding Costume Design Lizz Wolf Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2011 Actress in a Musical Beth Leavel Nominee

Grosses

Week Ending Week # This Week Gross
Potential Gross
Diff $ Avg Ticket
Top Ticket
Seats Sold
Seats in Theatre
Perfs
(Prev)
% Cap
This Week
Diff %
Cap
Sep. 4, 2011 14 $407,517
$1,024,164
$208,239 $61.90
$175.00
6583
1141
8
0
72.12% 2.15%
Aug. 28, 2011 13 $199,278
$629,625
-$163,922 $49.92
$175.00
3992
1141
5
0
69.97% -1.13%
Aug. 21, 2011 12 $363,200
$1,024,164
$24,386 $55.96
$175.00
6490
1141
8
0
71.10% 3.32%
Aug. 14, 2011 11 $338,814
$1,024,164
- $54.76
$175.00
6187
1141
8
0
67.78% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,308,809
$3,702,117
  $55.64 23252
33089
29
0
70.27 %  
Cumulative
  $9,111,694
$22,722,611
  $57.30
$175.00
159952
207225
148
33
77.19 %  
 
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