Dreamgirls Production History

Dreamgirls Show Information

  • One Night Only (working title)
  • Project #9 (working title)
  • Previews: June 22, 1987 (7 previews)
    Opening:June 28, 1987
    Closing:November 29, 1987
    # Performances:177
    Theatres: Ambassador Theatre (New York, NY)
    6/22/1987 - 11/29/1987
    Production Type:Revival
    Run Type:Limited Run
    Market:Broadway
    Intermissions:1
    Show type Musical
    Other titles:
    • Big Dreams (working title)

    Other Productions of Dreamgirls

    1981   Broadway Original Broadway Production
    Broadway
    1983   US Tour 1st National Tour
    US Tour
    1985   US Tour 2nd National Tour
    US Tour
    1987   Broadway Return Engagement [Broadway]
    Broadway
    1995   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
    Milburn, NJ (Regional)
    2001   Broadway New York Concert
    Broadway
    2004   US Tour Touring Revival
    US Tour
    2005   Philadelphia, PA (Regional) Prince Music Theatre Revival
    Philadelphia, PA (Regional)
    2009   US Tour Touring Revival
    US Tour
    2016   West End West End Premiere Production
    West End
    2019   Broadway Broadway Revival
    Broadway
    Broadway Broadway Revival
    Broadway

    Dreamgirls - 1987 Broadway Awards and Nominations

    Note: Award winners will appear on a background
    Year Ceremony Category Nominee
    1988 Tony Awards Best Revival Marvin A. Krauss
    1988 Tony Awards Best Revival Irving Siders
    1987 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actor - Musical Herbert Rawlings
    1987 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Revival Dreamgirls