* World Premiere

Violet (1998)
An award-winning new musical about a disfigured young woman's pilgrimage to a faith healer and her hopes of a miracle to restore her lost beauty. Set to an exuberant score of gospel, bluegrass and R and B.
About the Play
Written By: Brian Crawley - Book and Lyrics
Jeanine Tesori - Music
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About the Production
Run Dates: 10/16/1998 - 11/15/1998
Program: Program (.pdf)
Directed By: Susan H. Schulman
Cast: Scott Beck - Monty
Robert Barry Fleming - Flick
Keesha Fleth - Woman with Fan; Music Hall Singer; Mabel
David Gangler - Creepy Guy; Bus Driver 2; Billy Dean; Virgil
Brad Gooding - Leroy Evans; Waiter; Bus Driver 3; Earl; Mechanic
Sharva Maynard - Old Lady; Hotel Singer; Old Lady 2
Kirk McDonald - Recording Artist
Michael Medeiros - Recording Artist
Kim Moore - Bus Driver; Rufus; Bus Driver 4; Preacher
Paula Newsome - Recording Artist
Vicki Noon - Young Vi
Lauren Ward - Violet
Robert Westerberg - Recording Artist
Roz White - Woman Reading; Landlady; Hotel Singer 2; Gospel Soloist
John Wilkerson - Father
Music: Will Dowd - Drums
John E. High - Electric and Acousitc Guitar; Mandolin; Banjo
Dave Pascal - Bass
Linda Twine - Keyboards
Behind the Scenes: Geoffrey Alm - Fight Director
Susan Baird Trapnell - Managing Director
Beth Berkeley - Sound Designer
Terry Berliner - Assistant Director
Celeste Cleveland - Associate Costumer Designer
Gordon Edelstein - Artistic Director
Michael John Egan - Stage Manager
Antje Ellermann - Associate Set Designer
Liz Engelman - Dramaturg
Peter Kaczorowski - Lighting Designer
Anne Kearson - Assistant Stage Manager
Kathleen Marshall - Choreographer
Derek McLane - Set Designer
Kate Myre - Dialect Coach
Michael Rafter - Music Supervision
Chris Reay - Lighting Designer
Linda Twine - Music Director
Daniel Wright - Assistant Choreographer
Catherine Zuber - Costume Designer