Full Monty, The Lyrics
Summer of 2000 was the world’s premiere in San Diego, and a few months later, it opened on Broadway in Eugene O'Neill Theatre. The show lasted for almost 2 years, giving 805 performances, if to include previews. J. O'Brien – director, J. Mitchell – responsible for the choreography, J. Arnone executed scenic design, H. Binkley – staging light, R. Morgan was a costume designer. Actors, participating in the opening, were: K. Freeman, J. Connell, P. Wilson, A. Golden, M. Neville, A. DeShields, E. Skinner, J. E. Conlee, D. Jones & J. Danieley.
After such a great success on Broadway, the musical has arrived in the West End at the beginning of 2002 and was staged in the Prince of Wales Theatre until closure by the end of same year. The cast was comprised of: R. Fruge, J. Emick, J. Danieley, D. Bryan, A. D. Shields, M. Neville & J. E. Conlee. Some of the actors were from Broadway composition, some – new guys. This production was marked by Evening Standard Theatre Award, as the best musical of the year. In 2009, after the show came back to London, T. Southerland was its director, and then it moved to the West End at the end of mentioned year.
From regional and international productions can be noted such: New Jersey (2009); Copenhagen, Denmark (2003); Czech Republic (in 2005 and in several subsequent years); South Korea (2006 – 2007); South Africa (2008); Netherlands (2009 – 2010); Italy (2013, as a tour). Other countries, where a show staged, were: Philippines, Sweden, Singapore, Japan, the United Kingdom, Germany, Hong Kong, Greece, Croatia, Bermuda, Iceland, Spain, Israel, Australia, Peru, Canada & Mexico.
Release date: 2000
Last Update:February, 24th 2016