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Hair
The American Tribal Love Rock Musical

Biltmore Theatre, (4/29/1968 - 7/1/1972)
Preview:Apr 11, 1968 Total Previews:
Opening:Apr 29, 1968   
Closing:Jul 1, 1972 Total Performances:1750


Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: The 1960s. The East Village.





Theatre Owned / Operated by David J. Cogan

Produced by Michael Butler

Originally produced by Natoma

Book by Gerome Ragni and James Rado; Lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado; Music by Galt MacDermot; Musical Director: Galt MacDermot

Directed by Tom O'Horgan; Dance Director: Julie Arenal; Assistant Director: Glen Nielsen

Scenic Design by Robin Wagner; Costume Design by Nancy Potts; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher; Sound Design by Robert Kiernan; Hair and Wig Design by Wig City Salons; Hair Stylist for Messrs. Butler, Ragni and Rado: Roberto Vega; Assistant to Miss Potts: Robert Pusilo, Steve Atha and Mart Aldre

Executive Producer: Bertrand Castelli; Company Manager: Ronald Bruguiere

Production Stage Manager: Fred Reinglas; Stage Manager: Michael Maurer

Music Contractor: Herb Harris; Supervisor / Copyist: Irving Raymond; Musical Coordinator: Rick Shorter; Conducted by Galt MacDermot; Electric Piano: Galt MacDermot; Guitar: Alan Fontaine and Charlie Brown; Guitar and Bass: Jimmy Lewis; Clarinet and Saxaphone: Zane Paul Zacharoff; Trumpet: Donald Leight and Eddie Williams; Percussion: Warren Chaisson; Drums: Leo Morris; Alternate Conductor: Neal Tate; Alternate Electric Piano: Neal Tate

Press Representative: Robert Ganshaw, Michael F. Goldstein Inc. and Tom Trenkle; International Press Representatives: Gifford / Wallace, Inc.; Production Coordinator: Cara Robin; Advertising: Fred Golden and The Blaine Thompson Company; Company Astrologer: Maria Crummere; Company Card Reader: Earl Scott; Poster Design by Ruspoli-Rodriguez; Company Photographer: Dagmar


Opening Night Cast

Donnie Burks Sergeant  
 Member of the Tribe  
Steve Curry Woof  
Lorrie Davis Abraham Lincoln  
 Member of the Tribe  
Ronald Dyson Ron  
Sally Eaton Jeanie  
 Mother  
Leata Galloway Member of the Tribe  
Steve Gamet Member of the Tribe  
Walter Harris Member of the Tribe  
Paul Jabara Mother  
 General Grant  
Diane Keaton Waitress  
 Parent  
 Member of the Tribe  
Hiram Keller Member of the Tribe  
Lynn Kellogg Sheila  
Jonathan Kramer Mother  
 Tourist Couple  
 Young Recruit  
Marjorie LiPari Member of the Tribe  
Emmaretta Marks Member of the Tribe  
Melba Moore Dionne  
Natalie Mosco Member of the Tribe  
Suzannah Norstrand Father  
 Principal  
 Member of the Tribe  
Shelley Plimpton Crissy  
James Rado Claude  
Gerome Ragni Berger  
Robert I. Rubinsky Father  
 Principal  
 Tourist Couple  
 Parent  
 Member of the Tribe  
Lamont Washington Hud  
 Father  
 Principal  

Standby: Seth Allen (Claude).

Understudies: Lorrie Davis (Jeanie), Diane Keaton (Sheila), Suzannah Norstrand (Jeanie).