Theatre: Booth
Status: Closed
(March 27, 2009 - January 16, 2011 )
  • Preview: March 27, 2009
  • Open: April 15, 2009
  • Close: January 16, 2011
Musical - Broadway Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 20mins

"Next to Normal" concerns a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the effect that her illness has on her family. The musical also addresses such issues as grieving a loss, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and suburban life.

For The Record:

For the record, "Next to Normal" opened Off-Broadway at Second Stage on February 13, 2008 and was significantly reworked in a subsequent out-of-town fun at Washington DC's Arena Stage, where it opened on Dec 10, 2008.

Total Gross: $31,764,486
Average Weekly Gross: $334,363
Total Gross Potential: 54%
Total Attendance: 473,884
Average Weekly Attendance: 81%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

321 Theatrical Management

Company Manager:

Marc Borsak

Technical Supervisor:

Larry Morley

Casting Director:

Telsey + Company

Advertising Representative:

Serino Coyne

Interactive Marketing:

Situation Interactive

Production Stage Manager:

Judith Schoenfeld

Book & Lyrics:

Brian Yorkey

Music:

Tom Kitt

Director:

Michael Greif

Settings:

Mark Wendland

Costumes:

Jeff Mahshie

Lighting:

Kevin Adams

Musical Staging:

Sergio Trujillo

Orchestrations:

Michael Starobin
Tom Kitt

Musical Director:

Charlie Alterman

Cast

Diana 03/27/2009 - 07/18/2010
Dan  03/27/2009 - 05/16/2010
Natalie 03/27/2009 - 07/18/2010
Gabe 03/27/2009 - 01/03/2010
Henry 03/27/2009 - 01/16/2011
Dr. Madden 03/27/2009 - 01/16/2011