Band In Berlin

Band In Berlin
Theatre: Helen Hayes
Status: Closed
(February 19, 1999 - March 21, 1999 )
  • Preview: February 19, 1999
  • Open: March 7, 1999
  • Close: March 21, 1999
Musical - New York Premiere
Running Time: 1hr 40mins

“Band in Berlin” is inspired by the true story of the Comedian Harmonists, who in 1920s Germany rose to international celebrity but came to an abrupt end with the rise of Hitler’s Third Reich, when its three Jewish members were banished from the group.

For The Record:

"Band in Berlin" had its World Premiere at the WHYY Forum Theatre in Philadelphia, PA on March 11th, 1998 as part of the American Music Theatre Festival.

Total Gross: $383,380
Average Weekly Gross: $76,676
Total Attendance: 10,438
Average Weekly Attendance: 50%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

Robert V Straus

Company Manager:

Ellen Rusconi

Casting Director:

Johnson-Liff Associates

Advertising Representative:

Grey Entertainment

Production Stage Manager:

Robert Mark Kaflin

Conceived By:

Susan Feldman

Director & Choreographer:

Patricia Birch


Susan Feldman


Kirk Bookman

Musical Director:

Wilbur Pauley


Patricia Birch

Media Design:

Richard Law


Baritone (Roman Cycowski) 02/19/1999 - 03/21/1999
First Tenor (Ari Leshnikoff) 02/19/1999 - 03/21/1999
Second Tenor (Erich Collin) 02/19/1999 - 03/21/1999
Lyric Bariton (Harry Frommermann) 02/19/1999 - 03/21/1999
Roman Cycowski (Film & Voiceover) 02/19/1999 - 03/21/1999
Bass (Robert Biberti) 02/19/1999 - 03/21/1999