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The Will Rogers Follies Production History

The Will Rogers Follies Show Information

Previews: April 01, 1991 (33 previews)
Opening:May 01, 1991
Closing:September 05, 1993
# Performances:981
Theatres: Palace Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
5/1/1991 - 9/5/1993
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • Ziegfeld Presents Will Rogers (working title)

Other Productions of The Will Rogers Follies

1991   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1992   US Tour 1st National Tour
US Tour
1998   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
2018   East Haddam, CT (Regional) Goodspeed Musicals Revival
East Haddam, CT (Regional)

The Will Rogers Follies - 1991 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1991 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor - Musical Keith Carradine
1991 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Music Cy Coleman
1991 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Musical The Will Rogers Follies
1991 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Orchestration Billy Byers
1991 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Cy Coleman
1991 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Betty Comden
1991 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Adolph Green
1991 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Peter Stone
1991 Tony Awards Best Book of a Musical Peter Stone
1991 Tony Awards Best Choreography Tommy Tune
1991 Tony Awards Best Costume Design Willa Kim
1991 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical Tommy Tune
1991 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design Jules Fisher
1991 Tony Awards Best Musical Pierre Cossette
1991 Tony Awards Best Musical Martin Richards
1991 Tony Awards Best Musical Sam Crothers
1991 Tony Awards Best Musical James M. Nederlander
1991 Tony Awards Best Musical Stewart F. Lane
1991 Tony Awards Best Musical Max Weitzenhoffer
1991 Tony Awards Best Musical Japan Satellite Broadcasting, Inc.
1991 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Cy Coleman
1991 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Betty Comden
1991 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Adolph Green
1991 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Keith Carradine
1991 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Cady Huffman
1991 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Dee Hoty
1991 Tony Awards Best Revival Tony Walton