Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical, the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical, and the Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Production.
MAN OF LA MANCHA is one of the great theatre successes of our time. This is a brand new production of the remarkable musical, based on Miguel de Cervantes’ classic tale
“Don Quixote.” Using the theatrical conceit of a play within a play to tell through story and song the incredible adventures and poignant story of everyone’s favorite Knight Errant. Don Quixote’s impossible dream becomes our own as he tilts at windmills in his journey to right all wrongs and win the hand of his fair Dulcinea. This breathtaking musical adventure is sure to capture the hearts of our audience.
MAN OF LA MANCHA originally played for 2,328 performances, and has since been revived on Broadway several times, most recently in 2002.
The production starred Tony Award nominee Robert Cuccioli, Carlos Lopez, Robert Ousley, Sidney J. Burgoyne and
Rosena M. Hill as Aldonza, with Richard Todd Adams,
Patricia Noonan, Deborah Jean Templin, David Villella,
Tony Falcon, Derek Hanson, featuring Nandita Shenoy,
Denise Estrada, Yurief Rodriguez, Simon Trumble,
Jamaal-Clark Turpin, Scott Borg, Barron Bass, Jason Kaplan, Toni-Michelle Rubio, David Simmons
Written by Dale Wasserman
Music by Mitch Leigh
Lyrics by Joe Darion
Original Production Staged by Albert Marre
Originally Produced by Albert W. Selden and Hal James
Directed by Luke Yankee
Musical Direction by Steven Gross
Choreographed by Devanand Janki