The Robber Bridegroom 1975

Ages: 8+
Opened: October 7, 1975
Closing: October 18, 1975

The Robber Bridegroom - 1975 - Broadway History , Info & More

Harkness Theatre
1887 Broadway at 62nd St. New York, NY

Based upon the novella by Eudora Welty

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ROBBER BRIDEGROOM at Cowley College
by Paula Makar - Apr 10, 2022

Those that enjoy bluegrass music and like to laugh should make plans to attend the Cowley College theatre department’s production of The Robber Bridegroom. The show will take place April 8-10 in the Robert Brown Theatre. The Friday and Saturday performances will take place at 7:30 p.m., while the Sunday show will begin at 2 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at www.cowley.edu/boxoffice.

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Photo Throwback: Robert LuPone & Patti LuPone Pose in 1981!
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by Tori Hartshorn - Apr 5, 2018

As previously announced, Patti LuPone will guest star in upcoming episode of MOM on CBS. LuPone will play Rita, the new owner of the building that is managed by Bonnie (Allison Janney). Rita is a bit of a live wire: Freshly divorced, she's either barking orders or sharing way too much about her personal life. The episode is set to air Thursday, April 26 (9:01-9:30 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Broadway Legend Patti LuPone To Guest Star On CBS Comedy MOM
by Macon Prickett - Mar 7, 2018

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Performances of Arin Arbus' Production of Thornton Wilder's THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH Begin Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

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by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

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Sierra Repertory Theatre Presents THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 22, 2016

Sierra Repertory Theatre's The Robber Bridegroom, a "country and southern" comedy, steals its way on to the Fallon House stage September 2 through 25.

Andre De Shields Guest Stars in WOZ: A ROCK CABARET, Beginning Tonight at Victory Gardens Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Joining the original cast as the Wizard is Tony Award-nominated actor Andre De Shields, Broadway's original 'The Wiz' (1975).

Andre De Shields to Guest Star in WOZ: A ROCK CABARET at Victory Gardens Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

Joining the original cast as the Wizard is Tony Award-nominated actor Andre De Shields, Broadway's original 'The Wiz' (1975).

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by Nicole Rosky - Mar 14, 2016

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BWW Review: THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM Returns With A Rollicking And Sexy Revival
by Michael Dale - Mar 13, 2016

Alfred Uhry and Robert Waldman's Mississippi musical steals hearts with style.

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company, in association with Daryl Roth Productions, presents the first-ever New York revival of Alfred Uhry and Robert Waldman's musical comedy THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM. The production begins preview performances Off-Broadway tonight, February 18, 2016, and opens officially on March 13, 2016 at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). This will be a limited engagement through May 29, 2016.

Leslie Kritzer, Greg Hildreth & More Will Join Steven Pasquale in THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM; Full Cast Announced!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 12, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company, in association with Daryl Roth Productions, just announced the full cast joining Steven Pasquale in the first-ever New York revival of Alfred Uhry and Robert Waldman's musical comedy THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM. Joining the previously announced Steven Pasquale as 'Jamie Lockhart' is Andrew Durand as 'Little Harp,' Evan Harrington as 'Big Harp,' Greg Hildreth as 'Goat,' Leslie Kritzer as 'Salome,' Ahna O'Reilly as 'Rosamund,' Nadia Quinn as 'Raven/Goat's Mother,' Lance Roberts as 'Clement Musgrove' and Devere Rogers as 'Airie/Man.'

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Patti LuPone, Kevin Kline and Barry Bostwick in THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM
by Michael Dale - Oct 30, 2015

The 1975 limited Broadway premiere run of THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM proved so popular, it was brought back in 1976.

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by Nicole Rosky - Oct 29, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director), in association with Daryl Roth Productions, just announced the first?ever New York revival of Alfred Uhry and Robert Waldman's musical comedy THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM as part of the 50th Anniversary Season.

The Robber Bridegroom FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Once Upon the Natchez Trace
Suddenly the Day Looks Sunny
Two Heads
Steal with Style
Rosamund's Dream
The Pricklepear Bloom
Nothin' Up
Deeper in the Woods
Riches
Little Piece of Sugar Cane
Love Stolen
Poor Tied Up Darlin'
Mean as a Snake
Goodbye Salome
Sleepy Man
Where Oh Where Is My Baby Darlin'?
Pass Her Along
Wedding Ceremony
The Real Mike Fink
Once Upon The Natchez Trace
Two Heads
Steal With Style
Rosamund's Dream
The Pricklepear Bloom
Nothin' Up
Deeper In The Wood
Marriage Is Riches
Love Stolen
Poor Tied Up Darlin'
Goodbye Salome
Sleepy Man
Where, Oh Where?
The Robber Bridegroom has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1975, Broadway which opened in 1975, Broadway which opened in 1976, Broadway which opened in 1976 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2016.
Best Book of a Musical for Alfred Uhry.

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