Assassins
Theatre: Studio 54
Status: Closed
(March 31, 2004 - July 18, 2004 )
  • Preview: March 31, 2004
  • Open: April 22, 2004
  • Close: July 18, 2004
Musical - Revival - Broadway Premiere
Running Time: 1hr 45mins

“Assassins” explores the history of Presidential assassinations in America from John Wilkes Booth to John Hinckley Jr.

For The Record:

“Assassins” had its premiere under the auspices of Playwrights Horizons in December 1990. Jerry Zaks was the Director, and DJ Giagni was the Choreographer. Victor Garber, Jonathan Hadary, Terrence Mann, Patrick Cassidy, Annie Golden, Debra Monk & Lee Wilkof had principal roles.

Total Gross: $6,024,383
Average Weekly Gross: $376,524
Total Gross Potential: 83%
Total Attendance: 106,080
Average Weekly Attendance: 91%

Staff & Creative Team

Advertising Representative:

Eliran Murphy Group

Production Stage Manager:

William Joseph Barnes

Book Writer:

John Weidman

Music & Lyrics:

Stephen Sondheim

Director:

Joe Mantello

Settings:

Robert Brill

Costumes:

Susan Hilferty

Musical Staging:

Jonathan Butterell

Orchestrations:

Michael Starobin

Musical Director:

Paul Gemignani

Cast

Balladeer/Lee Harvey Oswald 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
John Wilkes Booth 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
Charles Guiteau 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
Sara Jane Moore 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
Samuel Byck 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
John Hinckley 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
Giuseppe Zangara 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
Leon Czolgosz 03/31/2004 - 07/18/2004
Proprietor  03/31/2004 - 06/13/2004