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The Light in the Piazza - 2005 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

$65.00-$90.00

Based on the 1960 novella by Elizabeth Spencer

The Light in the Piazza is a love story of a young American woman who while on holiday falls for a young Italian man. When the young woman's mother learns of the affair, she opposes it for seemingly unknown reasons.

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Running Time:

Two hours and 30 minutes with one intermission

Vivian Beaumont Theatre (Broadway)


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(New York, NY)
150 West 65th St. at Broadway
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by BWW - September 19, 2007
The new Broadway-bound musical comedy Lone Star Love, starring Academy-Award nominee Randy Quaid in his Broadway debut as Colonel John Falstaff, has its official Seattle opening Wednesday, September 19 at The 5th Avenue Theatre. The show continues its run in Seattle through September 30, and will open for previews at New York's Belasco Theatre on November 1; opening night on Broadway is December 3.
by Walter McBride - August 24, 2007
A press preview for the musical comedy Lone Star Love, which begins previews on November 1st at the Belasco Theatre, was held at the Hilton Theatre Studios in New York City on August 23rd.
by BWW News Desk - August 2, 2007
Lone Star Love, a new musical comedy starring Academy Award-nominee Randy Quaid in his Broadway debut as Colonel John Falstaff, has announced full casting as it begins rehearsals this week for its Seattle engagement at The 5th Avenue Theatre
by BWW - June 20, 2007
Direct from Broadway, the romantic new musical The Light in the Piazza returns to Chicago for a limited, two-week engagement at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, July 10 through 22, 2007.
by BWW News Desk - June 8, 2007
Direct from Broadway, the romantic new musical The Light in the Piazza returns to Chicago for a limited, two-week engagement at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, July 10 through 22, 2007.
by BWW News Desk - November 3, 2006
The Light in the Piazza Opening night photos from backstage at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles...
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2006
Full casting has been announced for the upcoming national tour of The Light in the Piazza, which will circle the country for 50 weeks beginning in August
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2006
PBS will re-air its 'Live from Lincoln Center' broadcast of The Light in the Piazza on June 17th at 1 AM (check local listings)
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2006
'Live From Lincoln Center' will present the television premiere of The Light in the Piazza on Thursday, June 15 at 8:00 p.m. on PBS, presented live from the Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2006
Cast members from The Light in the Piazza will perform in concert in 'Piazza Party' at Birdland on Monday, June 5
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2006
'Live From Lincoln Center' will present the television premiere of The Light in the Piazza on Thursday, June 15 at 8:00 p.m. on PBS, presented live from the Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center Theater
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2006
Ars Nova will continue its third season of its acclaimed Broadway Spotlight series with The Light in the Piazza's Glenn Seven Allen in Too Legit on Monday, April 3 at 8 PM at Ars Nova; Matthew Morrison, Will Chase and Christiane Noll will also appear in the concert
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2006
Negotiations are currently underway for a possible 'Live at Lincoln Center' TV presentation of The Light in the Piazza
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2006
Variety reports that the Tony-winning tunes will begin a national tour in August after the Broadway show closes in June.
by BWW News Desk - February 3, 2006
Cast members of The Light in the Piazza will appear at Joe's Pub on Monday, February 6th in a one-night-only cabaret performance titled The Lights of the Piazza.
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2006
Victoria Clark will stay with The Light in the Piazza through its closing on July 2nd, but understudy Patti Cohenour will go on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings

The Light in the Piazza Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of The Light in the Piazza have their been?
The Light in the Piazza has had 8 productions including which opened in 2003, Chicago (Regional) which opened in 2004, Broadway which opened in 2005, Broadway which opened in 2005, US Tour which opened in 2006, West End which opened in 2019, Los Angeles which opened in 2019 and Chicago which opened in 2019.

What Tony Awards has The Light in the Piazza been nominated for?
Best Musical , Best Book of a Musical for Craig Lucas, Best Costume Design of a Musical for Catherine Zuber, Best Direction of a Musical for Bartlett Sher, Best Lighting Design of a Musical for Christopher Akerlind, Best Orchestrations for Ted Sperling, Best Orchestrations for Adam Guettel, Best Orchestrations for Bruce CoughlinBest Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Adam Guettel and Best Scenic Design of a Musical for Michael Yeargan.

What Tony Awards has The Light in the Piazza won?
Best Book of a Musical for Craig Lucas, Best Costume Design of a Musical for Catherine Zuber, Best Direction of a Musical for Bartlett Sher, Best Lighting Design of a Musical for Christopher Akerlind, Best Orchestrations for Ted Sperling Best Orchestrations for Adam Guettel and Best Orchestrations for Bruce Coughlin Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Adam Guettel Best Scenic Design of a Musical for Michael Yeargan.

What other awards has The Light in the Piazza been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Christopher Akerlind, Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Ted Sperling, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Bruce Coughlin, Outstanding Set Design of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Yeargan, Outstanding Broadway Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Catherine Zuber, Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bartlett Sher, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Christopher Akerlind, Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Michael YearganLighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Christopher Akerlind and Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Michael Yeargan.

What other awards has The Light in the Piazza won?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Christopher Akerlind, Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Ted Sperling, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Bruce Coughlin, Outstanding Set Design of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Yeargan, Outstanding Broadway Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Catherine Zuber and Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bartlett Sher Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Christopher Akerlind Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Michael Yeargan Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Christopher Akerlind Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Michael Yeargan.

What productions of The Light in the Piazza have their been?
The Light in the Piazza has had 8 productions including which opened in 2003, Chicago (Regional) which opened in 2004, Broadway which opened in 2005, Broadway which opened in 2005, US Tour which opened in 2006, West End which opened in 2019, Los Angeles which opened in 2019 and Chicago which opened in 2019.

What awards has The Light in the Piazza been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Christopher Akerlind, Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Ted Sperling, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Bruce Coughlin, Outstanding Set Design of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Yeargan, Outstanding Broadway Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Catherine Zuber, Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bartlett Sher, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Christopher Akerlind, Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Michael YearganLighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Christopher Akerlind and Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Michael Yeargan.

What awards has The Light in the Piazza won?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Christopher Akerlind, Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Ted Sperling, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Guettel, Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Bruce Coughlin, Outstanding Set Design of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Michael Yeargan, Outstanding Broadway Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Catherine Zuber and Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bartlett Sher Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Christopher Akerlind Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Michael Yeargan Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Christopher Akerlind Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Michael Yeargan.

What songs are in The Light in the Piazza and what's the order?
Statues and Stories
The Beauty Is
Il Mondo Era Vuoto
Passeggiata
The Joy You Feel
Dividing Day
Hysteria
Say It Somehow
Aiutami
The Light in the Piazza
Octet
Tirade
Let's Walk
Love to Me
Fable
Overture
American Dancing
Clara's Interlude

What is the order of songs in The Light in the Piazza and what's the order?
Statues and Stories
The Beauty Is
Il Mondo Era Vuoto
Passeggiata
The Joy You Feel
Dividing Day
Hysteria
Say It Somehow
Aiutami
The Light in the Piazza
Octet
Tirade
Let's Walk
Love to Me
Fable
Overture
American Dancing
Clara's Interlude