Bye Bye Birdie
Theatre: Henry Miller's Theatre
Status: Closed
(September 10, 2009 - January 24, 2010 )
  • Preview: September 10, 2009
  • Open: October 15, 2009
  • Close: January 24, 2010
Musical - Revival
Running Time: 2 hours, 20 minutes

It's 1960 and hip-swingin’ teen idol Conrad Birdie has been drafted into the army. But don’t worry, girls! His manager Albert has cooked up a plan to send him off with a swell new song and one last kiss from a lucky teenage fan...on The Ed Sullivan Show!

For The Record:

The original production of “Bye-Bye Birdie” opened on Apr 14, 1960 at the Martin Beck under the auspices of Edward Padula.  Gower Champion directed and choreographed a cast headed by Dick Van Dyke (Albert), Chita Rivera (Rosie) and Paul Lynde (Mr MacAfee).

Total Gross: $11,485,459
Average Weekly Gross: $574,273
Total Gross Potential: 59%
Total Attendance: 152,597
Average Weekly Attendance: 95%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

Sydney Beers

Company Manager:

Denise Cooper

Advertising Representative:

SPOTCo

Marketing:

Allied Live

Press Agent:

Boneau/Bryan-Brown

Interactive Marketing:

Situation Interactive

Production Stage Manager:

Peter Hanson

Book Writer:

Michael Stewart

Lyricist:

Lee Adams

Director & Choreographer:

Robert Longbottom

Settings:

Andrew Jackness

Costumes:

Gregg Barnes

Lighting:

Ken Billington

Musical Supervisor:

David Chase

Cast

Albert Peterson 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010
Rose Alvarez 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010
Harry MacAfee 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010
Conrad Birdie 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010
Mae Peterson 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010
Mrs. MacAfee 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010
Hugo Peabody 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010
Kim MacAfee 09/10/2009 - 01/24/2010