Bells Are Ringing

Bells Are Ringing
Theatre: Plymouth
Status: Closed
(March 13, 2001 - June 10, 2001 )
  • Preview: March 13, 2001
  • Open: April 12, 2001
  • Close: June 10, 2001
Musical - Revival - Broadway Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 35mins

"Bells.." revolves around Ella, who works at an answering service and the various everyday characters she encounters there.

For The Record:

The original production of “Bells Are Ringing” opened at the Shubert on Nov 29, 1956 under the auspices of The Theatre Guild. Jerome Robbins directed a cast that included Judy Holliday, Sydney Chaplin, Jean Stapleton, Peter Gennaro, Jack Weston, George S Irving & Bernie West.  Mr Robbins and Bob Fosse staged the Dances and Musical Numbers.

Total Gross: $3,527,176
Average Weekly Gross: $271,321
Total Gross Potential: 44%
Total Attendance: 71,017
Average Weekly Attendance: 67%

Staff & Creative Team

Book & Lyrics:

Adolph Green
Betty Comden

Music:

Jule Styne

Director:

Tina Landau

Choreographer:

Jeff Calhoun

Costumes:

David C Woolard

Lighting:

Donald Holder

Orchestrations:

Don Sebesky

Musical Director:

David Evans

Cast

Ella Peterson 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Jeffrey Moss 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Sandor 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Sue 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Dr Kitchell 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Inspector Barnes 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Francis 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Dancer/Telephone Girl 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Other Man 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Blake Barton 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001
Gwynne 03/13/2001 - 06/10/2001