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110 In the Shade

110 In the Shade

by Harvey Schmidt, Tom Jones, N. Richard Nash

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110 In the Shade

110 In the Shade




Created by the team behind The Fantasticks, 110 In the Shade is a musical adaptation of the popular play, The Rainmaker.


Story:

Lizzie Curry and her family operate a struggling cattle ranch in a rural, drought-ridden town in Texas in the 1930s. Despite the troubles of the ranch, the family’s top priority is finding loveless Lizzie a suitable husband. When a charming man named Starbuck arrives in town, though, Lizzie and her town are turned upside down.


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Composer

Composer
Harvey Schmidt

Lyricist

Lyricist
Tom Jones

Librettist

Librettist
N. Richard Nash



  • Premiere
  • 2007

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Broadhurst Theatre
Opening Night
Oct 24, 1963
Total Performances
330
Original Cast
Stephen Douglass, Robert Horton, Inga Swenson, George Church, Will Geer, Steve Roland, Scooter Teague, Lesley Warren, Don Crabtree, Renee Dudley, Seth Riggs, Robert Shepard, Christopher Votos
Director
Joseph Anthony
Choreographer
Agnes de Mille
Musical Director
Donald Pippin
Scenic Design
Oliver Smith
Costume Design
Motley
Lighting Design
John Harvey
Hair Design
Michel Kazan

2007 Broadway Revival

Theatre
Studio 54
Opening Night
May 9, 2007
Total Performances
94
Original Cast
John Cullum, Steve Kazee, Audra McDonald, Chris Butler, Carla Duren, Colleen Fitzpatrick, Christopher Innvar, Valisia Lekae Little, Darius Nichols, Devin Richards, Michael Scott, Bobby Steggert, Will Swenson, Elisa Van Duyne, Betsy Wolfe
Director
Mark Bramble
Musical Director
Paul Gemignani
Orchestrations
Jonathan Tunick
Scenic Design
Santo Loquasto
Costume Design
Santo Loquasto
Lighting Design
Christopher Akerlind
Sound Design
Dan Moses Schreier
Hair and Wig Design
Tom Watson





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CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
Broadway Revival Cast Album


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1964 Tony Award Nominations

Best Composer and Lyricist
Best Actress in a Musical
Best Featured Actor in a Musical
Best Direction of a Musical

2007 Tony Award Nominations

Best Revival of a Musical
Best Actress in a Musical - Audra McDonald
Best Featured Actor in a Musical - John Cullum
Best Orchestrations
Best Lighting Design of a Musical

2007 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Audra McDonald
Outstanding Revival of a Musical

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