Harry Connick Jr. Led ON A CLEAR DAY to Close on Broadway January 29
The producers of the newly imagined production of ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER starring Grammy and Emmy Award winner, Tony Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Harry Connick Jr announce the show will play its final performance on Sunday, January 29, 2012 at The St. James Theatre, 246 W. 44th Street. The musical will have played 29 preview and 57 regular performances.
The opening night of ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER was December 11, 2011 following previews that began on November 12, 2011. With a Tony-nominated score by Burton Lane (music) and Alan Jay Lerner (lyrics) enhanced with classics from their film scores for On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970) and Royal Wedding (1951), a new book by Peter Parnell based on the original book by Alan Jay Lerner, the musical is reconceived and directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Mayer and choreographed by JoAnn M. Hunter.
The production stars Harry Connick Jr. as Dr. Mark Bruckner, David Turner as David Gamble, Jessie Mueller, in her Broadway debut, as Melinda Wells, Kerry O’Malley as Sharone, Drew Gehling as Warren, Sarah Stiles as Muriel, Paul O’Brien, Heather Ayers, Lori Wilner, Benjamin Eakeley, Alex Ellis, Tyler Maynard, Kendal Hartse, Grasan Kingsberry, Zachary Prince, Alysha Umphress, Philip Hoffman, Sean Allan Krill, Patrick O'Neill, and Christianne Tisdale.
The creative team for ON A CLEAR DAY includes two-time Tony Award winner Christine Jones (Sets), five-time Tony Award winner Catherine Zuber (Costumes), three-time Tony Award winner Kevin Adams (Lighting), two-time Tony Award winner Peter Hylenski (Sound), Tom Watson (Hair), Lawrence Yurman (Music Director & Arrangements) and three-time Tony Award winner Doug Besterman (Orchestrations).
Tickets ($147 - $54) for ON A CLEAR DAY are available at the St. James Theatre Box Office, 246 W. 44th Street, and at Telecharge.com (212-239-6200). The performance schedule is Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm; Thursdays and Sundays at 7pm; with matinees on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm.www.OnAClearDayBroadway.com.