Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party

Bye Bye Birdie celebrated Opening Night, yesterday evening, Thursday, October 15th at the new Henry Miller's Theatre (124 West 43rd Street). Bye Bye Birdie stars John StamosGina GershonBill Irwin & Nolan Gerard Funk with Jayne HoudyshellDee HotyMatt DoyleJake Evan Schwencke and Alllie Trimm.

BroadwayWorld.com's cameras were there as the cast celebrated at the after party!

Bye Bye Birdie is directed and choreographed by Robert Longbottomwith a book by Michael Stewart, music by Charles Strouse and lyrics byLee Adams.

Bye Bye Birdie received the 1961 Tony Award® for Best Musical and features such beloved songs as "Put on A Happy Face," "Kids," "Spanish Rose," "The Telephone Hour" and "A Lot of Livin' To Do."

In Bye Bye Birdie, the exuberant rock n' roll musical comedy, it's 1960 and hip-swingin' teen idol superstar Conrad Birdie (Funk) has been drafted into the army. Birdie's manager Albert (Stamos) and his secretary Rosie (Gershon) have cooked up a plan to send him off with a swell new song and one last kiss from a lucky teenage fan... on "The Ed Sullivan Show"!

This will be a limited engagement through January 10th, 2010.

Additional cast members include Catherine BladesDeanna Cipolla,Paula Leggett ChaseRiley CostelloJohn Treacy EganColleen FitzpatrickTodd GearhartPatty GobleSuzanne GrodnerRobert HagerNina HennesseyNatalie HillJulia KnitelJess Le ProttoDavid McDonald, JC Montgomery, Jillian MuellerPaul PilczDaniel Quadrino,Emma RowleyTim ShewKevin ShotwellAllison Strong, Bethany Ann Tesarck, Jim WaltonBrynn WilliamsBranch Woodman.

The brand new 1,055-seat Henry Miller's Theatre, which is located inside the new 55-story Bank of America Tower, is New York City's first fully environmentally "green" and LEED-Rated theatre.

Tickets are available online at www.byebyebirdieonbroadway.com or by phone at (212)239-6200.

Ticket prices range from $86.50 - $136.50.

Photos by Linda Lenzi

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Gina Gershon and John Stamos

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Allie Trimm

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Creator Charles Strouse

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Director and Choreographer Bobby Longbottom and Tom Kossis

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Jake Evan Schwencke

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Dee Hoty

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
John Treacy Egan

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Bethany Tesarck, Paul Pilcz, Jess Le Protto, Catherine Blades and Daniel Quadrino

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Matt Doyle

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Patty Goble, Bill Irwin, Natalie Hill, Suzanne Grodner and Todd Gearheart

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Patty Goble, Natalie Hill, Bill Irwin, Suzanne Grodner and Todd Gearheart

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Patty Goble, Natalie Hill, Bill Irwin, Suzanne Grodner and Todd Gearheart

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Natalie Hill and Todd Gearheart

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Jayne Houdyshell

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Kevin Shotwell, Julia Knitel, Riley Costello, Deanna Cipolla, Jillian Mueller, Allie Trimm, Emma Rowley

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Kevin Shotwell, Julia Knitel, Riley Costello, Deanna Cipolla, Jillian Mueller, Allie Trimm, Emma Rowley and Robert Hager

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Allison Strong, Julia Knitel, Riley Costello, Deanna Cipolla, Jillian Mueller, Allie Trimm, Emma Rowley and Brynn Williams

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Allie Trimm and Brynn Williams

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Riley Costello, Kevin Shotwell and Robert Hager

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Mark Paul Gosselar, Julie White and Justin Kirk

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Mark Paul Gosselar, Julie White and Justin Kirk

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk and Allie Trimm

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk and Allie Trimm

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk and Allie Trimm

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk and Allie Trimm

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Greard Funk and Allie Trimm

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Gina Gershon and John Stamos

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Gina Gershon and John Stamos

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Gina Gershon and John Stamos

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk and John Stamos

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
Nolan Gerard Funk, Gina Gershon and John Stamos

Photo Coverage: BYE BYE BIRDIE - Opening Night Party
John Stamos

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