Theatre Information

Minskoff Theatre (New York, NY)
200 W. 45th St.

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Sweet Charity Production Information


April 15, 1986 (15 previews)


April 27, 1986

Closing:March 15, 1987
# Performances:369
Theatres: Minskoff Theatre (New York, NY)
4/15/1986 - 3/15/1987

Production Type:Revival
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run


Other Productions of Sweet Charity

1966   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1967   West End London Production
West End
1986   Broadway Broadway Revival
1986   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
1998   Regional (UK) Kent Revival
Regional (UK)
1998   West End London Revival
West End
2005   Broadway Broadway Revival
2006   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
2010   West End Menier Chocolate Factory Revival
West End
2016   Off-Broadway The New Group Off-Broadway Revival


Audio Recordings

1966  Demo Recording
1966  Original Broadway Cast
1967  Studio Cast
1967  Original London Cast
1969  Film Soundtrack
1986  Broadway Revival Cast
1995  Studio Cast
1995  Excerpts (Lost in Boston III)
2005  Broadway Revival Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

Score Overview

The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

You Should See Yourself
The Rescue
Big Spender
Charity's Soliloquy
Rich Man's Frug
a.k.a. The Pompeii Club
If My Friends Could See Me Now
a.k.a. If They Could See Me Now
Too Many Tomorrows
There's Gotta Be Something Better Than This
Charity's Theme
a.k.a. And She Lived Hopefully Ever After
I'm the Bravest Individual [i]
Rhythm of Life
Baby Dream Your Dream
Coney Island Waltz
Sweet Charity [i]
Where Am I Going?
I'm a Brass Band
I Love to Cry at Weddings

Cut prior to opening

Gimme a Raincheck
You Wanna Bet
Pink Taffeta Sample Size 10
When Did You Know?
Poor Everybody Else

Written for the 1969 film version

My Personal Property
It's a Nice Face
Sweet Charity [ii]
Sweet Charity -- Rebirth

Written for the 1986 revival

I'm the Bravest Individual [ii]

Sweet Charity - 1986 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Tony Awards - 1986 - Best Costume Design
Patricia Zipprodt
Tony Awards - 1986 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Michael Rupert
Tony Awards - 1986 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Bebe Neuwirth
Tony Awards - 1986 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Debbie Allen
Tony Awards - 1986 - Best Revival
Jerome Minskoff
James M. Nederlander
Arthur Rubin
Joseph Harris