Show: The Goodbye Girl
Opening Night: March 4, 1993
Performances: 23 previews, 188 performances
Tonys: 5 nominations, including Best Musical; no wins
Who's Who (20 years later): Director Michael Kidd (Tony nomination) passed away in 2007; Choreographer Graciela Daniele (Tony nomination) (Chronicle of a Death Foretold - Tony nominations, Book and Choreography, Ragtime (Tony nomination), Annie Get Your Gun, Marie Christine, Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life, The Pirate Queen, Pal Joey), Music by Marvin Hamlisch passed away in 2012 (Sweet Smell of Success - Tony nomination; Broadway-bound The Nutty Professor); Lyrics by David Zippel (The Woman in White - Tony nomination); Neil Simon (Laughter on the 23rd Floor, Proposals, The Dinner Party). Stars Bernadette Peters (Tony Nomination) (Annie Get Your Gun - Tony Award, Gypsy - Tony Nomination, A Little Night Music, Follies); Martin Short (Tony nomination) (Little Me - Tony Award, Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me).
Guess who else was in it: Michael McGrath was Martin Short's stand-by. Since then, he 's been in Swinging on a Star (Theatre World Award), Little Me, Wonderful Town, Spamalot (Tony nomination), Is He Dead?. Born Yesterday, Memphis, Nice Work If You Can Get It (Tony Award).
Broadway Babies: Ruth Gottschall (A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, The Music Man, Mary Poppins); Mary Ann Lamb (A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Chicago, Fosse, Seussical, Curtains); Cynthia Onrubia (Damn Yankees, Victor/Victoria, Cabaret, Little Me); Scott Wise (Damn Yankees, Victor/Victoria, State Fair, Fosse, Movin' Out); Carol Woods (Chicago, Follies (2001),45 Seconds from Broadway, One Mo' Time).
NOTE: Credits reflect work by artists since the opening night being celebrated here.