The Last Ship

Musical - Original

Neil Simon Theatre

  • First Preview: September 29, 2014
  • Opening Date: October 26, 2014
  • Closing Date:
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Book: Brian Yorkey, John Logan

Music: Sting

Lyrics: Sting


Set in the English seafaring town of Wallsend, a close-knit community where life has always revolved around the local shipyard, Gideon Fletcher dreams of a different future. He sets out to travel the world, leaving his life and his love behind. When Gideon returns home 14 years later, he finds the shipyard's future in grave danger and his childhood sweetheart engaged to someone else.


Information is subject to change prior to opening night.


Opening Night Cast

Michael Esper in The Last Ship Michael Esper Gideon Fletcher
Rachel Tucker in The Last Ship Rachel Tucker Meg Dawson
Jimmy Nail in The Last Ship Jimmy Nail Jackie White
Fred Applegate in The Last Ship Fred Applegate Father O'Brien
Aaron Lazar in The Last Ship Aaron Lazar Arthur Millburn
Sally Ann Triplett in The Last Ship Sally Ann Triplett Peggy White
Collin Kelly-Sordelet in The Last Ship Collin Kelly-Sordelet Young Gideon/Tom Dawson
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Opening Night Production Credits

John Logan John Logan Book
Brian Yorkey Brian Yorkey Book
Sting Sting Music
Sting Sting Lyrics
Joe Mantello Joe Mantello Director
Steven Hoggett Steven Hoggett Choreographer
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