Photo Coverage: The Drowsy Chaperone Opening Night Arrivals

May 2
4:48 PM 2006
The Drowsy Chaperone, starring Tony Award-winner Sutton Foster, charleston-ed across the stage of the Marquis Theatre for its Broadway opening on May 1st and BroadwayWorld was there!

The Drowsy Chaperone is a completely original new musical comedy directed and choreographed by Tony Award-nominee Casey Nicholaw, with music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison and a book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar. The musical stars Foster and also features Danny Burstein, Georgia Engel, Edward Hibbert, Troy Britton Johnson, Eddie Korbich, Garth Kravits, Jason Kravits, Beth Leavel, Kecia Lewis-Evans, Second City's Bob Martin, Jennifer Smith, Lenny Wolpe, Linda Griffin, Angela Pupello, Joey Sorge, Patrick Wetzel.

Tickets are available for purchase through Ticketmaster by calling 212-307-4100 or online at Tickets may be purchased in person at The Marquis Theatre box office (1535 Broadway). Ticket prices range from $25.00 to $110.00 (including $1.25 facility fee). Visit for more information.

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Kevin Cahoon and Josh Marquette (Hair Designer of The Drowsy Chaperone)

Anne Kaufman Schneider and Richard Easton

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Michael Berresse

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Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker

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Greg Naughton and Kelli O'Hara

Eileen Atkins and Sian Phillips

Victoria Clark and Todd McCarty

Eartha Kitt

Sara Gettlefinger

Christine Ebersole

Nellie McKay and Michael Cerveris

Nellie McKay, Jim Dale and wife, Julie Schafler

Jim Dale and wife, Julie Schafler

Liza Minnelli

Lisa Lambert, Liza Minnelli, Greg Morrisson, and Don McKellar

Jason Drew and Liza Minnelli

Lisa Lambert, Janet Van De Graaff, Greg Morrison, and Don McKellar

Kevin McCullom, Lisa Lambert, Janet Van De Graaff, Greg Morrison, Don McKellar, and Roy Miller

Wilson Jermaine Heredia and Gwen Stewart

Jane Krakowski

Saundra Santiago

Jane Krakowski and Saundra Santiago


Jane Krakowski, Saundra Santiago, and Orfeh

Brian Stokes Mitchell and Allyson Tucker

Lynnette Perry, Kevin McCollum, Roy Miller, and Heather Hawkins

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Kellie Pickler

Kellie Pickler and Constantine Maroulis

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Ben Strothmann Ben Strothmann has been a portrait and theatrical photographer since 1995. Since building his first darkroom in his hometown of Milwaukee WI, his portrait studio now looks out over Manhattan where he shoots headshots and production photos. Born to a famous cheesecake lady (Suzy Strothmann of Suzy's Cream Cheesecakes), Ben is also an actor and pianist. Currently he lives in Astoria and studies guitar and Icelandic. Ben is also a volunteer for The Heart Gallery ( and helps NYC foster children find permanent, loving families. Ben is proud to be a part of the world famous singing waitstaff at Ellen's Stardust Diner. See for more info.


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