Photo Coverage: Welcoming Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to Broadway
Tony's DiNapoli Time Square Restaurant hosted a party welcoming the cast and crew of CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG to Broadway and BroadwayWorld was there!
CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG makes its American premiere at Broadway's Hilton Theatre (213 West 42nd Street), beginning previews on Sunday, March 27, 2005 and opening on Thursday, April 28, 2005. The cast of forty four in CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is led by Rau?l Esparza as Caractacus Potts, Erin Dilly as Truly Scrumptious, Philip Bosco as Grandpa Potts, Marc Kudisch as Baron Bomburst, Jan Maxwell as Baroness Bomburst, Chip Zien as Goran, Robert Sella as Boris, Kevin Cahoon as the Childcatcher, Frank Raiter as the Toymaker and as the children, Henry Hodges as Jeremy and Ellen Marlow as Jemima.
This stage adaptation of the internationally-known hit film of Ian Fleming's timeless story, CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG features a beloved score, which includes memorable classics such as "Truly Scrumptious", "Toot Sweets", "Hushabye Mountain" and the Oscar-nominated title song "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang."
The complete playing schedule for CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is as follows: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 7pm, Friday and Saturday at 8pm, with matinees on Wednesday and Saturday at 2pm and Sunday at 3pm. Tickets range from $20 to $100, and are available through Ticketmaster.com at (212) 307-4100 or (800) 755-4000.
Chitty Kids: Ellen Marlow (Jemima) and Henry Hodges (Jeremy)