Initially, off-Broadway, a musical played on the Manhattan Theatre Club, opened in October and closed in December 2000. It stayed on the stage only half of the season. Lonny Price, who in real life was a friend of deceased Edward Kleban, acted the leading role in it, and also was the director of this musical. The actors were: D. Hibbard, R. Wills, R. Graff, N. Anderson, J. Freeman, J. Murney & C. Carmello.
This production went on Broadway one year after Millennium, at the beginning of the summer season, in March, where in Ambassador Theatre it lasted for thirty previews and 105 regular performances with such actors: N. Anderson, P. Quinn, D. Hibbard, D. Bullock, R. Graff, J. Blumenkrantz, L. Price & S. Ramirez.
The premiere in Toronto was in 2009 to commemorate the thirties anniversary of the Civic Light Opera Company. In this version of the play the actors were: L. Gibbs, J. Cascone, S. Douglas, C. Moro-Dalicandro, J. Lennick, D. Haines, E. Botosan & J. Kennedy. A distinctive feature of this musical is that in all the productions, wherever they held, leading actor was also a director. In this case, the director was Joe Cascone. Lesley Ansell was responsible for the choreography, and Paul Christman was the musical director. In this setting, the song Don’t Do It Again was lost.
Recording of music on CD was made in February 2001 by RCA Victor Broadway.
Release date: 2001
Last Update:January, 13th 2016
Class Act, A lyrics list
- ACT 1
- Light on My Feet Lyrics
- The Fountain in the Garden Lyrics
- One More Beautiful Song Lyrics
- Fridays at Four Lyrics
- Bobby's Son Lyrics
- Charm Song Lyrics
- Paris Through The Window Lyrics
- Mona Lyrics
- Under Separate Cover Lyrics
- Don't Do It Again Lyrics
- Gauguin's Shoes Lyrics
- Don't Do It Again (Reprise) Lyrics
- Follow Your Star Lyrics
- The next best thing to love Lyrics
- ACT 2
- Better Lyrics
- Scintillating Sophie Lyrics
- The Next Best Thing To Love Lyrics
- Broadway Boogie Woogie Lyrics
- Better (Reprise) Lyrics
- I Choose You Lyrics
- The Nightmare Lyrics
- Say Something Funny Lyrics
- When the Dawn Breaks Lyrics
- Self Portrait Lyrics