Barnum

Original Broadway Production (1980)

Production Info

Previews: April 5, 1980 (26 prev.)
Opening April 30, 1980
Closing: May 16, 1982
Length of Run: 854 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: Broadway
Location: New York, NY

Credits Highlights

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Direction and Staging

Cast

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Phineas Taylor Barnum
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Chairy Barnum
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Ringmaster/Julius Goldschmidt/James A. Bailey
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Chester Lyman/Humbert Morrissey
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Joice Heth
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Amos Scudder/Edgar Twepleton
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Lady Plate Balancer
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Lady Juggler
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Chief Bricklayer
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White-Faced Clown

Musical Numbers

Act One

  • There is a Sucker Born Ev'ry Minute .... Barnum
  • Thank God I'm Old .... Joice Heth and Tambourine Players
  • The Colors of My Life .... Barnum, then Chairy
  • One Brick at a Time .... Chairy, Barnum and Bricklayers
  • Museum Song .... Barnum
  • I Like Your Style .... Barnum and Chairy
  • Bigger Isn't Better .... Tom Thumb
  • Love Makes Such Fools of Us All .... Jenny Lind
  • Out There .... Barnum

Act Two

  • Come Follow the Band .... The Potomac Marching Band and Washingtonians
  • Black and White .... Chairy, Choir, Blues Singer, Barnum, Citizens of Bridgeport
  • The Colors of My Life (Reprise) .... Barnum and Chairy
  • The Prince of Humbug .... Barnum
  • Join the Circus .... James A. Bailey, All Circus Performers and Barnum

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Trivia & History

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Production Info

Previews: April 5, 1980 (26 prev.)
Opening April 30, 1980
Closing: May 16, 1982
Length of Run: 854 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: Broadway
Location: New York, NY

Venues

Main Run

Audio Recordings

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Archival Recordings

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