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Producers:

Barry and Fran


Weissler
(Original 1992 Production)
Jordan Roth
(2016-2017 Revival)
Directors:
James Lapine
(Original and 2016-2017
revival)
Wayne Harrison
(Australian Tour)

Choreographer:
Spencer Liff
(2016-2017 Revival)

Book by:
William Finn and
James Lapine
Music and Lyrics by:
William Finn
Awards:
1992- 2 Tony
Awards:
Best Original Score
&
Best Book of a
Musical

Tours:
Off-Broadway-
Falsettoland (1990)
March of the Falsettos (1981)

Broadway (1992)
Australian Tour (1994)
2016-2017 Season Revival
(2016-2017)
Characters:
Original Australian 2016-2017
Broadway Tour Season Revival
Marvin (1992) (1994)
Micheal John Christian
Whizzer Rupert OMay Borle
Stephen Simon Andrew
Trina Bogardus Burke Rannells
Barbara Gina Stephanie J.
Jason Walsh Riley Block
Jonathan C. Anthony
Mendel Kaplan Rosenthal
Chip Tony Brandon
Zien Sheldon Uranowitz
Stats:
Original Broadway:
-Opened April 29, 1992 and closed on June 27, 1993
486 total performances
-Was at the John Golden Theatre
Australian Tour:
-Sydney Theatre Company produced it
-Was at Sydney Opera Houses Drama Theatre (January
12- March 5)
-Toured Victoria, Hobart, and Canberra
2016-2017 Broadway Revival:
-Opened October 27, 2016 and closed January 8, 2017-
84 total performances
-The Broadway revival cast album was released on January
27,2017.[21] PBS will air a filmed performance of the revival as part
of Live from Lincoln Center.[14] For this recording, lines in "Im Breaking
Down," "The Chess Game," "The Baseball Game," and "A Day in
Falsettoland" were edited for profanity.[13]

-Nominated for 13 awards, but won none.

NOTABLE PEOPLE:
Original Broadway:
Micheal Rupert- known for originating roles such as
Marvin in Falsettos and Professor Callahan in Legally
Blonde (2007)
Stephen Bogardus- was in West Side Story (1980) and
Les Misrables (1987)
Barbara Walsh- in musicals such as Hairspray- Velma
von Tussle, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Carrie: The
Musical
Chip Zein- best known for playing the Baker in Into the
Woods
2016-2017 Revival:
Carlee Carmello- known in musicals such as PARADE,
URINETOWN, and KISS ME, KATE.
Jordan Roth- President and majority owner of
Jujamcyn Theaters- presents some of the
most influential musicals such as THE
BOOK OF MORMON, KINKY BOOTS AND
JERSEY BOYS.
SETTING:
ACT1: 1979 in New York City
Act 2: 1981 in New York City

ACT 1: March of the Falsettos


-Marvin and Whizzer become gay lovers, Trina is
Marvins ex-wife, Jason is their son, and Mendel is their
psychiatrist.
-Marvin and Trina go to Mendel to try and keep the
family tight-knit.
-Mendel is attracted to Trina when she attends his
sessions
-Jason is worried that he would be gay like his father
-Marvin and Whizzer break up
-Trina and Mendel get together
-Marvin tries to salvage his relationship with his son

ACT 2: Falsettoland
-Intro to lesbian couple Dr. Charlotte and Cordelia
-Dr. C finds men dying its AIDS
-Marvin and Trina are fighting to plan Jasons Bar
mitzvh
-Marvin and Whizzer gets back together
-Whizzer comes down with AIDS; Jason decides to do his
barmtizvah in Whizzers hospital room
-when the recitation is finished, Whizzer collapses and
everyone is ushered out except for Marvin. They sing a
last song before Whizzer dies.