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Little Shop of Horrors Production History

Little Shop of Horrors Show Information

  • La Botiga dels Horrors (Catalan title)
  • La piccola bottega degli orrori (Italian title)
  • Litla Hryllingsbúoin (Icelandic title)
  • P'tite p'tite, p'tite boutique des horreurs (French title)
  • Opening:July 27, 1982
    Closing:November 01, 1987
    # Performances:2209
    Theatres: Orpheum Theatre (New York, NY)
    7/27/1982 - 11/1/1987
    Orpheum Theatre (New York, NY)
    7/27/1982 - 11/1/1987
    Production Type:Original Production
    Run Type:Open Run
    Market:Off-Broadway
    Intermissions:1
    Show type Musical
    Other titles:
    • Der Kleine Horror-Laden (German title)

    Other Productions of Little Shop of Horrors

    2006   London Fringe London Revival
    London Fringe
    1982   Off-Off-Broadway Showcase
    Off-Off-Broadway
    1982   Off-Broadway Original Off-Broadway Production
    Off-Broadway
    1983   West End London Production
    West End
    2003   Broadway Broadway Revival
    Broadway
    2004   US Tour National Tour
    US Tour
    2004   Regional (US) Regional Production
    Regional (US)
    2007   West End West End Transfer
    West End
    2015   Off-Broadway City Center Encores Off-Center Production
    Off-Broadway
    2018   West End Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Production
    West End
    2018   Washington, DC (Regional) Kennedy Center Broadway Center Stage Revival
    Washington, DC (Regional)
    2019   Regional (US) 2019 Pasadena Playhouse Production
    Regional (US)
    2021   Off-Broadway Off-Broadway Revival
    Off-Broadway

    Little Shop of Horrors - 1982 Off-Broadway Awards and Nominations

    Note: Award winners will appear on a background
    Year Ceremony Category Nominee
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actress in a Musical Ellen Greene
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Director of a Musical Howard Ashman
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Franc Luz
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Lyrics Howard Ashman
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Music Alan Menken
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Musical 0
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Projection Design Ron Taylor
    1983 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Projection Design Martin P. Robinson