Mr Saturday Night

Theatre: Nederlander
Status: Closed
(March 29, 2022 - September 04, 2022 )
  • Rehearsal: January 17, 2022
  • Preview: March 29, 2022
  • Open: April 27, 2022
  • Close: September 4, 2022
Musical - World Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 30mins

A new musical based on the 1992 Billy Crystal film of the same name is in development. The story focuses on the rise and fall of stand-up comedian Buddy Young Jr.

For The Record:

The 1992 film was directed by and starred Billy Crystal, and was written by Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel. A workshop took place in May 2019, and it had a developmental production at Barrington Stage Company in October 2021.

Total Gross: $15,832,880
Average Weekly Gross: $719,676
Total Attendance: 128,646
Average Weekly Attendance: 75%

Staff & Creative Team

Lyricist:

Amanda Green

Director:

John Rando

Choreographer:

Ellenore Scott

Settings:

Scott Pask

Costumes:

Paul Tazewell

Lighting:

Kenneth Posner

Sound:

Kai Harada

Projection & Video Design:

Jeff Sugg

Musical Director:

David O

Wig and Hair Designer:

Charles G LaPointe

Orchestrations & Arrangements:

Jason Robert Brown

Cast

Buddy Young Jr 03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
Elaine Young 03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
Stan Yankelman 03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
Annie Wells 03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022
Susan Young 03/29/2022 - 09/04/2022