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The Act Production History

The Act Show Information

  • Shine It On (pre-Broadway title)
  • Previews: October 22, 1977 (6 previews)
    Opening:October 29, 1977
    Closing:July 01, 1978
    # Performances:233
    Theatres: Majestic Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
    10/22/1977 - 7/1/1978
    Production Type:Original Production
    Run Type:Open Run
    Market:Broadway
    Intermissions:1
    Version:Original Broadway Version
    Show type Musical
    Other titles:
    • In Person (pre-Broadway title)

    Other Productions of The Act

    1977   Broadway Original Broadway Production
    Broadway

    The Act - 1977 Broadway Awards and Nominations

    Note: Award winners will appear on a background
    Year Ceremony Category Nominee
    1978 Tony Awards Best Choreography Ron Lewis
    1978 Tony Awards Best Costume Design Halston
    1978 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design Tharon Musser
    1978 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre John Kander
    1978 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Fred Ebb
    1978 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Barry Nelson
    1978 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Liza Minnelli