Ain't Misbehavin'

Revue - Original

Longacre Theatre (May 09, 1978 - January 28, 1979)
Plymouth Theatre (January 29, 1979 - January 24, 1981)
Belasco Theatre (January 26, 1981 - February 21, 1982)
Data not verified
  • First Preview: April 28, 1978
  • Opening Date: May 9, 1978
  • Closing Date: February 21, 1982
  • Previews: 14
  • Performances: 1604

Music: Thomas "Fats" Waller

Synopsis

A cast of five singers perform the music and celebrate the freewheeling spirit of Harlem musician Thomas "Fats" Waller.

 

Opening Night Production Credits

  Thomas "Fats" Waller Music
Richard Maltby, Jr. Richard Maltby, Jr. Conception and Direction
  Arthur Faria Musical Staging
John Lee Beatty John Lee Beatty Scenic Design
  Randy Barcelo Costume Design
Pat Collins Pat Collins Lighting Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Ken Page Winner
1978 Outstanding Actor in a Musical André De Shields Nominee
1978 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Charlaine Woodard Nominee
1978 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nell Carter Winner
1978 Outstanding Choreography Arthur Faria Nominee
1978 Outstanding Musical   Winner

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Best Musical Thomas "Fats" Waller
Richard Maltby, Jr.
Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Theatre World Award Armelia McQueen Winner
1978 Theatre World Award Nell Carter Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Choreography Arthur Faria Nominee
1978 Direction of a Musical Richard Maltby, Jr. Winner
1978 Featured Actress in a Musical Charlaine Woodard Nominee
1978 Featured Actress in a Musical Nell Carter Winner
1978 Musical   Winner
 
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