Project Description

The Life (Broadway)

The Life (Broadway)

THE LIFE with music by Cy Coleman, lyrics by Ira Gasman and book by David Newman, Ira Gasman, & Cy Coleman, based on an original idea by Ira Gasman opened at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on Broadway on April 26, 1997 and closed on June 7, 1998 after 21 previews and 466 performances

Produced by Roger Berlind, Martin Richards, Cy Coleman & Sam Crothers; Associate Producer: Frank Tarsia. Originally produced in New York City by Westbeth Theater Center (Arnold Engelman, Producing Director)

Directed by Michael Blakemore; Choreographed by Joey McKneely; Scenic Design by Robin Wagner; Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz; Musical Director: Gordon Lowry Harrell; Music orchestrated by Don Sebesky Harold Wheeler; Vocal & Dance arrangements by Cy Coleman Doug Katsaros; Lighting Design by Richard Pilbrow; Sound Design by Peter Fitzgerald; Hair Design by Bobby H. Grayson and Make-Up Design by Kathy Pomerantz.