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Starlight Express Production History

Starlight Express Show Information

Previews: February 24, 1987 (22 previews)
Opening:March 15, 1987
Closing:January 08, 1989
# Performances:761
Theatres: Gershwin Theatre (New York, NY)
2/24/1987 - 1/8/1989
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • Expreso Astral (Mexican title)

Other Productions of Starlight Express

1984   West End Original London Production
West End
1987   Broadway Broadway Production
Broadway

Starlight Express - 1987 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1987 The Hewes Awards Costume Design John Napier
1987 Tony Awards Best Choreography Arlene Phillips
1987 Tony Awards Best Costume Design John Napier
1987 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical Trevor Nunn
1987 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design David Hersey
1987 Tony Awards Best Musical Martin Starger
1987 Tony Awards Best Musical Lord Grade
1987 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Andrew Lloyd Webber
1987 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Richard Stilgoe
1987 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Robert Torti