The original off-broadway production of the fantasticks opened at the sullivan street playhouse on may 3, 1960, ran for only 17,162 performances closing on janary 13, 2002 the original cast included jerry orbach. 'the fantasticks' at 50 may 23, 2010 tom jones and harvey schmidt share it was performed more than seventeen thousand times at the sullivan street playhouse in new york city it is still. Unlike most editing & proofreading services, we edit for everything: grammar, spelling, punctuation, idea flow, sentence structure, & more get started now.
Though the show was only 2 years old at the time (it opened off-broadway in may 1960 at the sullivan street playhouse in greenwich village), batdorff made a prediction for the boy-meets-girl yarn. Portfolio of 10 theater posters commemorating each of the first 10 years (1960-1970) that the fantasticks ran off-broadway at the sullivan street playhouse the posters were sold in 1970 or 1971 at macy's department store in new york city and were designed by harvey schmidt, the composer of the show's score. The fantasticks, by harvey schmidt and tom jones (no, not that tom jones) is the longest running musical in the history of the world, its original production running 17,162 performances at the sullivan street playhouse in new york before closing in january 2002, after a forty-two year run (more than twice as long as cats. For nearly 42 years, the show chugged along at the 153-seat sullivan street playhouse in greenwich village, finally closing in 2002 after 17,162 performances — a victim both of a destroyed.
New york never stands still, but there are a few things you can still count on -- like having a capuccino at the cafe figaro before wandering around the block to the sullivan street playhouse to see the fantasticks. Sylvia donohue from leonia, nj the fantasticks i've seen this play at least nine times when it was showing at sullivan street playhouse and now that it has moved to midtown i'll love to see it again. Featuring schmidt's now-iconic tunes including try to remember and soon it's gonna rain, the musical opened on may 3, 1960 at new york's sullivan street playhouse. On may 3, 1960, harvey schmidt and tom jones' musical the fantasticks opened at the sullivan street playhouse the reviews weren't great the money wasn't there the producer, lore noto, had been. The last performance of the fantasticks at the sullivan street playhouse was on january 13, 2002 the off-broadway musical went on to play for 15 more years at the jerry orbach theater.
Theater review theater review: arena stage's 'the fantasticks' within the dingy confines of greenwich village's sullivan street playhouse, where it ran for so many years, the musical looked as. The cast of the fantasticks at sullivan street playhouse (roca, john) the original production of the fantasticks closed on jan 13, 2002, after 17,162 performances. Reviews for the fantasticks in new york city, ny at goldstar read what members are saying about the fantasticks and find tickets to upcoming events.
The fantasticks opened may 3, 1960, at the sullivan street playhouse in greenwich village, and ran until january 13, 2002, a run of 17,162 performances—the longest continuous run of any show in. Review by anonymous (posted on because this version of fantasticks doesn't disappoint in the least (and saw the original production at the sullivan street. Following is a look at a few ways to study and enjoy the fantasticks: stage: the show plays the sullivan street playhouse, 181 sullivan st, in a review of the fantasticks in wednesday's. The fantasticks, the longest-running show in the modern history of new york theatre, closes jan 13 after 42 years and 17,162 performances at greenwich village's sullivan street playhouse.
This classic production, which originated at the sullivan street playhouse in 1969, sill delivers the goods gorgeous french impressionistic music, lilting ballads, smart upbeats, romance, comedy, the fantasticks has it all. This is a gem of the american theater i saw it over 20 years ago at sullivan street playhouse, and it's good to see it hasn't lost its charm. Following is a look at a few ways to study and enjoy ``the fantasticks``: stage: the show plays the sullivan street playhouse, 181 sullivan st. The fantasticks official website of the original production the world's longest running musical music by harvey schmidt, book and lyrics by tom jones presented by lore noto at the sullivan street playhouse, new york city.