Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music

Concert - Original

Nederlander Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: April 30, 1981
  • Opening Date: May 12, 1981
  • Closing Date: June 30, 1982
  • Previews: 13
  • Performances: 333

Synopsis

Lena Horne sings many of the classic songs of her career and tells stories about her experiences performing in the Cotton Club, in Hollywood and on Broadway.

 

Opening Night Production Credits

  Arthur Faria Staging
  David Gropman Scenic Design
  Stanley Simmons Costume Design
  Georgio Sant'Angelo Miss Horne's Wardrobe
  Thomas R. Skelton Lighting Design
  Robert Maybaum Sound Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1980 - 1981

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1981 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Lena Horne Winner
1981 Outstanding Director of a Musical Arthur Faria Nominee
1981 Outstanding Lighting Design Thomas R. Skelton Nominee
1981 Outstanding Musical   Nominee

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1981 Special Citation Lena Horne Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1981 Special Award Lena Horne Winner
 
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