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Assassins - 2004 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr.

The anachronistic show explores the lives of the nine presidential assassins and would-be assassins, weaving together fictional scenes where the characters interact among each other with real-life events.

Running Time:

1 hour and 50 minutes, with no intermission

Studio 54 (Broadway)


About the Theatre
(New York, NY)
254 West 54th St.

Assassins Broadway Cast



 

Category:
by Linda Lenzi - April 23, 2004
Assassins opened on Thursday night, April 22nd at Studio 54 and then celebrated the opening at the China Club. BroadwayWorld was there to cover it!

Assassins Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Assassins have their been?
Assassins has had 10 productions including New York which opened in 1989, Off-Broadway which opened in 1990, Off-Broadway which opened in 1990, Regional (US) which opened in 1992, West End which opened in 1992, Broadway which opened in 2001, Broadway which opened in 2004, Broadway which opened in 2004, West End which opened in 2014 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2017.

What Tony Awards has Assassins been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Musical for Joe Mantello, Best Lighting Design for Peggy Eisenhauer, Best Orchestrations for Michael Starobin, Best Revival of a Musical for Roundabout Theatre CompanyBest Revival of a Musical for Julia C. Levy and Best Scenic Design for Robert Brill.

What Tony Awards has Assassins won?
Best Direction of a Musical for Joe Mantello, Best Lighting Design for Peggy Eisenhauer, Best Orchestrations for Michael Starobin Best Revival of a Musical for Roundabout Theatre Company and Best Revival of a Musical for Julia C. Levy Best Scenic Design for Robert Brill.

What other awards has Assassins been nominated for?
A Raisin in the Sun Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Assassins, Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Peggy Eishenhauer, Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Joe Mantello, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Jules Fisher, Outstanding Orhcestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Starobin, Outstanding Set Designs - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Robert Brill, Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Dan Moses Schreier, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jules FisherLighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Peggy Eisenhauer and Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Jules Fisher.

What other awards has Assassins won?
A Raisin in the Sun Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Assassins, Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Peggy Eishenhauer, Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Joe Mantello, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Jules Fisher, Outstanding Orhcestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Starobin, Outstanding Set Designs - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Robert Brill, Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Dan Moses Schreier, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jules Fisher Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Peggy Eisenhauer and Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Jules Fisher.

What productions of Assassins have their been?
Assassins has had 10 productions including New York which opened in 1989, Off-Broadway which opened in 1990, Off-Broadway which opened in 1990, Regional (US) which opened in 1992, West End which opened in 1992, Broadway which opened in 2001, Broadway which opened in 2004, Broadway which opened in 2004, West End which opened in 2014 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2017.

What awards has Assassins been nominated for?
A Raisin in the Sun Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Assassins, Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Peggy Eishenhauer, Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Joe Mantello, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Jules Fisher, Outstanding Orhcestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Starobin, Outstanding Set Designs - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Robert Brill, Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Dan Moses Schreier, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jules FisherLighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Peggy Eisenhauer and Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Jules Fisher.

What awards has Assassins won?
A Raisin in the Sun Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Assassins, Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Peggy Eishenhauer, Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Joe Mantello, Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Jules Fisher, Outstanding Orhcestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Starobin, Outstanding Set Designs - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Robert Brill, Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Dan Moses Schreier, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Jules Fisher Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Peggy Eisenhauer and Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Jules Fisher.

What songs are in Assassins and what's the order?
Everybody's Got the Right
The Ballad of Booth
How I Saved Roosevelt
Gun Song
The Ballad of Czolgosz
Unworthy of Your Love
The Ballad of Guiteau
Another National Anthem
Shooting Gallery
Something Just Broke
Opening: Everybody's Got The Right
The Ballad Of Booth
How I Saved Roosevelt
Gun Song
Unworthy Of Your Love
The Ballad Of Guiteau
Another National Anthem
Everybody's Got The Right (Finale)

What is the order of songs in Assassins and what's the order?
Everybody's Got the Right
The Ballad of Booth
How I Saved Roosevelt
Gun Song
The Ballad of Czolgosz
Unworthy of Your Love
The Ballad of Guiteau
Another National Anthem
Shooting Gallery
Something Just Broke
Opening: Everybody's Got The Right
The Ballad Of Booth
How I Saved Roosevelt
Gun Song
Unworthy Of Your Love
The Ballad Of Guiteau
Another National Anthem
Everybody's Got The Right (Finale)

What productions of Assassins have there been?
Assassins has had 10 productions including New York which opened in 1989, Off-Broadway which opened in 1990, Off-Broadway which opened in 1990, Regional (US) which opened in 1992, West End which opened in 1992, Broadway which opened in 2001, Broadway which opened in 2004, Broadway which opened in 2004, West End which opened in 2014 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2017.