Musical - Original

ANTA Playhouse

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  • First Preview: March 25, 1981
  • Opening Date: April 16, 1981
  • Closing Date: April 26, 1981
  • Previews: 26
  • Performances: 13

Lyrics: Al Kasha, Joel Hirschhorn

Book: Al Kasha, Joel Hirschhorn

Music: Al Kasha, Joel Hirschhorn


This musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel follows a young boy's growth to manhood in Victorian England, through orphan-hood, stints as a factory worker, and encounters with many eccentric and inspiring characters.


Opening Night Cast

David Ray Bartee Ensemble
Ralph Braun Mr. Quinion
Katharine Buffaloe Nurse
Julia Mills
Maris Clement Jane Murdstone
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Al Kasha Book
  Joel Hirschhorn Book
  Al Kasha Music
  Joel Hirschhorn Music
  Al Kasha Lyrics
  Joel Hirschhorn Lyrics
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1980 - 1981

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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1981 Original Score Al Kasha
Joel Hirschhorn
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