A Tale Of Two Cities

Theatre: Al Hirschfeld
Status: Closed
(August 19, 2008 - November 09, 2008 )
  • Preview: August 19, 2008
  • Open: September 18, 2008
  • Close: November 9, 2008
Musical - New York Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 30mins

A new musical with Book, Music & Lyrics by Jill Santoriello, based on the classic Charles Dickens novel of the same name. Set against the epic backdrop of the French Revolution, “A Tale of Two Cities” is a musical about injustice, vengeance and the redemptive power of love.

For The Record:

 “A Tale of Two Cities” was given its World Premiere at the Asolo Repertory Theatre (Michael Donald Edwards, Producing Dir; Linda M DiGabriele, Managing Dir) in Sarasota, FL where it opened on Oct 26, 2007.  Michael Donald Edwards directed and Warren Carlyle choreographed a cast which featured James Barbour, Craig Bennett, Joe Cassidy, Michael Hayward-Jones, Derek Keeling, Katherine McGrath, Jessica Rush,  Alex Santoriello, Natalie Toro  & Nick Wyman.

Total Gross: $4,655,502
Average Weekly Gross: $387,959
Total Gross Potential: 40%
Total Attendance: 77,436
Average Weekly Attendance: 59%

Cast

Sydney Carton 08/19/2008 - 11/09/2008
Jerry Cruncher 08/19/2008 - 11/09/2008
Lucie Manette 08/19/2008 - 11/09/2008
Ernest Defarge 08/19/2008 - 11/09/2008
Dr Alexandre Manette 08/19/2008 - 11/09/2008
Mr Jarvis Lorry 08/19/2008 - 11/09/2008
Charles Darnay 08/19/2008 - 11/09/2008