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Follies Production History

Follies Show Information

Previews: March 24, 1971 (12 previews)
Opening:April 04, 1971
Closing:July 01, 1972
# Performances:522
Theatres: Colonial Theatre (Boston, MA)
2/20/1971 - 3/20/1971
Winter Garden Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
3/24/1971 - 7/1/1972
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • The Girls Upstairs (working title)

Other Productions of Follies

1985   Los Angeles Los Angeles Revival
Los Angeles
1987   Regional (UK) UK Premiere
Regional (UK)
1987   Regional (US) West Coast Revival
Regional (US)
1971   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1972   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
1976   Off-Broadway Equity Library Theatre Revival
1983   Regional (US) Regional Revival
Regional (US)
1985   Off-Broadway New York Concert
1987   West End London Revival
West End
1988   Regional (US) Regional Revival
Regional (US)
1990   Los Angeles Los Angeles Revival
Los Angeles
1995   Regional (US) Regional Revival
Regional (US)
1996   West End London Concert
West End
1998   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
2001   Broadway Roundabout Revival
2002   London Fringe London Revival
London Fringe
2007   Off-Broadway Encores! Concert
2011   Washington, DC (Regional) Kennedy Center Revival
Washington, DC (Regional)
2011   Broadway Broadway Revival
2017   West End National Theatre Premiere
West End
2019   West End London Return Engagement
West End

Follies - 1971 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1971 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Stephen Sondheim
1971 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical William Goldman
1971 The Hewes Awards Scenic Design Boris Aronson