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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!

The new musical Daddy Long Legs will have an open-ended run at the Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street) and officially earlier this week, on September 28, 2015. BroadwayWorld takes you inside the special night below!

Starring Megan McGinnis (Broadway's Les Miserables, Side Show, Little Women) and Paul Alexander Nolan (Broadway's Once, Jesus Christ Superstar, Doctor Zhivago) and based on the 1912 novel by Jean Webster,Daddy Long Legs features music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Sense and Sensibility), book by Tony Award and Olivier Award winner John Caird (Les Miserables), and direction by John Caird.

DADDY LONG LEGS tells the extraordinary tale of Jerusha Abbott (McGinnis), the oldest orphan in the John Grier Home. One day, a rich, anonymous benefactor (Nolan) decides to send her to college, but she must write him a letter once a month. Unaware of his identity, she invents a nickname for him:Daddy Long Legs. Through her brilliant and witty letters, Jerusha shares her experiences of college while discovering her own identity and reveling in the wonders of literature, adventure and love. But one key fact eludes her - who is Daddy Long Legs?

DADDY LONG LEGS premiered at the Rubicon Theatre Company in 2009, and has had acclaimed productions throughout the United States as well as international productions in Canada, Tokyo and London's West End. The show was originally produced by a consortium that includes the Rubicon Theatre Company, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park and TheatreWorks Palo Alto, The Gem Theatre,Northlight Theatre, Skylight Music Theatre, and David Elzer.Megan McGinnis originated the role of Jerusha at the Rubicon Theatre Company and has received the 2010 Los Angeles Ovation Award, an Indy Award (West Coast) and the Acclaim Award (Cincinnati) for her role in Daddy Long Legs.

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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Alexander Nolan, Megan McGinnis

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Alexander Nolan, Megan McGinnis

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Alexander Nolan, Megan McGinnis, John Caird, Paul Gordon

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Alexander Nolan, Megan McGinnis, John Caird

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Alexander Nolan, John Caird, Megan McGinnis

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
John Caird, Megan McGinnis

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
John Caird

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Gordon

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Gordon

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Gordon, Stephanie Kane Gordon

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Gordon, Kate Reinders

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
Paul Gordon, Kate Reinders

Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
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Photo Coverage: Megan McGinnis & Paul Alexander Nolan Celebrate Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS!
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