Baby

Musical - Original

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

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  • First Preview: November 8, 1983
  • Opening Date: December 4, 1983
  • Closing Date: July 1, 1984
  • Previews: 35
  • Performances: 241

Lyrics: Richard Maltby, Jr.

Music: David Shire

Book: Sybille Pearson

Synopsis

Three couples of varying ages deal with impending parenthood in David Shire, Richard Maltby, Jr. and Sybille Pearson's musical.

 

Opening Night Cast

Liz Callaway in Baby Liz Callaway Lizzie Fields
Kirsti Carnahan Third Woman
Ensemble
James Congdon Alan McNally
Catherine Cox Pam Sakarian
Kim Criswell Sixth Woman
Ensemble
Beth Fowler in Baby Beth Fowler Arlene McNally
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Sybille Pearson Book
  David Shire Music
Richard Maltby, Jr. Richard Maltby, Jr. Lyrics
Richard Maltby, Jr. Richard Maltby, Jr. Director
Wayne Cilento Wayne Cilento Musical Staging
John Lee Beatty John Lee Beatty Scenic Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1983 - 1984

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1984 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Martin Vidnovic Winner
1984 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Catherine Cox Winner
1984 Outstanding Lyrics Richard Maltby, Jr. Nominee
1984 Outstanding Music David Shire Nominee
1984 Outstanding Musical   Nominee
1984 Outstanding Orchestrations Jonathan Tunick Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1984 Theatre World Award Todd Graff Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1984 Book of a Musical Sybille Pearson Nominee
1984 Choreography Wayne Cilento Nominee
1984 Direction of a Musical Richard Maltby, Jr. Nominee
1984 Featured Actor in a Musical Todd Graff Nominee
1984 Featured Actress in a Musical Liz Callaway Nominee
1984 Musical   Nominee
1984 Original Score David Shire
Richard Maltby, Jr.
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