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Broadhurst Theatre (New York, NY)
235 W. 44th St.

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Kiss of the Spider Woman Production Information


Previews:

April 19, 1993 (16 previews)

Opening:

May 03, 1993

Closing:July 01, 1995
# Performances:904
Theatres: Broadhurst Theatre (New York, NY)
4/19/1993 - 7/1/1995

Broadhurst Theatre (New York, NY)
5/3/1993 - 7/1/1995

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
 

 


Other Productions of Kiss of the Spider Woman


1990   World Premiere
1992   Toronto Toronto Production
Toronto
1992   West End London Production
West End
1993   Broadway Broadway Production
Broadway
2007   Off-Broadway Off-Broadway Revival
Off-Broadway
2008   Arlington, VA (Regional) Kander & Ebb Celebration Production
Arlington, VA (Regional)

 


Audio Recordings


1990  Composer's Demo
[unreleased]
1992  Original Cast
1994  Broadway Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

OTHER TITLES:

  • El beso de la mujer arana (Spanish title)
  • Der Kuß der Spinnenfrau (German title)

Score Overview


The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Prologue
Her Name Is Aurora
Over the Wall
Bluebloods
Dressing Them Up
I Draw the Line
Dear One
Over the Wall II
Where You Are
Over the Wall III - Marta
Come
I Do Miracles
Gabriel's Letter
a.k.a. Letter from Gabriel
My First Woman
Morphine Tango
You Could Never Shame Me
A Visit
a.k.a. I Don't Know
She's a Woman
Gimme Love
Russian Movie
Good Times
The Day After That
Mama, It's Me
Anything for Him
Kiss of the Spider Woman
Over the Wall IV - Lucky Molina
Only in the Movies

Cut prior to the Toronto tryout

Man Overboard
Sailor Boy
Letter from a Friend
Every Day
Good Clean Fight
Never You
Over the Wall - The Green Macaw

Cut prior to Broadway

Don't Even Think About It
Cookies
Take a Look at Yourself

Unused

There's No Law

Kiss of the Spider Woman - 1993 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1994 - Best Broadway Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Actor - Musicall
Brent Carver
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Chita Rivera
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Costume Design
Florence Klotz
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Music
John Cameron
John Kander
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Musical
Kiss of the Spider Woman
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Set Design
Jerome Sirlin
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1993 - Best Musical
John Kander
Fred Ebb
Terrence McNally
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Book of a Musical
Terrence McNally
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Choreography
Vincent Paterson
Rob Marshall
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Costume Design
Florence Klotz
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Direction of a Musical
Harold Prince
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Lighting Design
Howell Binkley
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Musical
The Live Entertainment Corp. of Canada/Garth Drabinsky
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
John Kander
Fred Ebb
John Kander
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Anthony Crivello
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Brent Carver
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Chita Rivera
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Scenic Design
Jerome Sirlin

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