Dessa Rose 2005

Opened: March 21, 2005
Closing: May 29, 2005

Dessa Rose - 2005 - Off-Broadway History , Info & More

Mitzi E. Newhouse Theatre
150 West 65th St. at Broadway New York, NY 10023

Based on the novel by Sherley Anne Williams

Set in the 1800s, the story concerns two historical women: A runaway slave and a woman who helps her to freedom.

Dessa Rose - 2005 - Off-Broadway Cast

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Photo Preview: Dessa Rose Opens on Monday
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2005

The world premiere of DESSA ROSE, opens on Monday (March 21) at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.


What productions of Dessa Rose have there been?
Dessa Rose has had 4 productions including New York which opened in 2003, Off-Broadway which opened in 2005, Off-Broadway which opened in 2005 and which opened in 2006.
What awards has Dessa Rose been nominated for?
Dessa Rose has been nominated for several awards. It was nominated for Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical at the Outer Critics Circle Awards. The show also received nominations for Outstanding Lighting Design at The Lortels, with Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer both being recognized for their work. Additionally, Scott Lehrer was nominated for Outstanding Sound Design at The Lortels.