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Smokey Joe's Cafe

Smokey Joe's Cafe

by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller

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Smokey Joe's Cafe

Smokey Joe's Cafe




The songs of Leiber And Stoller are presented in various combinations with no dialogue in this musical revue style dance and song celebration of Rock & Roll.


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Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Jerry Leiber

Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Mike Stoller



  • Premiere
  • 2002 Film

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Virginia Theatre
Opening Night
Mar 2, 1995
Total Performances
2,036
Original Cast
Ken Ard, Adrian Bailey, Brenda Braxton, Victor Trent Cook, B.J. Crosby, Pattie Darcy Jones, DeLee Lively, Frederick B. Owens, Michael Park
Director
Jerry Zaks
Choreographer
Lori Steinberg
Producer
Richard Frankel, Thomas Viertel, Steven Baruch, Jujamcyn Theaters, Rick Steiner, Frederic H. Mayerson and Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre
Orchestrations
Steve Margoshes
Scenic Design
Heidi Landesman
Costume Design
William Ivey Long
Lighting Design
Timothy Hunter
Sound Design
Tony Meola

2002 Film Version

Movie Name
Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller
Type
Filmed Live on Stage
Director
Don Roy King
Starring
Ken Ard, Adrian Bailey, Matt Bogart




CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Videos

DVD
Original Hollywood Version DVD


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1995 Tony Award Nominations

Best Musical
Best Featured Actor in a Musical - Victor Trent Cook
Best Featured Actress in a Musical - Brenda Braxton
Best Featured Actress in a Musical - B.J. Crosby
Best Featured Actress in a Musical - DeLee Lively
Best Choreography
Best Direction of a Musical

1996 Grammy Award Nominations

Best Musical Show Album

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