The show was well-received, and Sondheim travelled to Australia for the first time in thirty years to attend the opening night. Fire and Flood Disaster Restoration - 24 hour helpline 0800 393 689 Amy is in an overwhelming state of panic and, as the upbeat Paul harmonizes rapturously, Amy patters an impressive list of reasons why she is not "Getting Married Today". Company - Third Broadway Revival - March 10 2020 (And/Or West End Revival 2018) Video Search So I was checking encora when I found out about a Company revival and I saw there's a boot of the Broadway Revival that is said to be "Gifted Upon Request". Dean Jones went home.”[14] Mark Evanier[15] and Canadian journalist Jaime Weinman[16] are among those who have also reported this version of events. This cult favorite doc captured it all", "The Unstrung Power of Elaine Stritch in "Original Cast Album: Company, "John Mulaney and Seth Meyers Fondly Send Up Sondheim. [71], The original Broadway cast album features Jones, because it had been recorded prior to Kert assuming the role of Bobby. They recorded one last take of the orchestra by themselves and agreed to have Stritch come back early in the week and record the vocal over the previously recorded orchestra track. Directed by Hal Prince, the musical opened on Broadway at the Alvin Theatre on April 26, 1970, and closed on January 1, 1972, after 705 performances and seven previews. Chic and a bit controlling, married to Jenny. Played in most productions by the actor who plays Susan or Jenny. She raises her glass in a mocking toast to "The Ladies Who Lunch", passing judgment on various types of rich, middle-aged women wasting their lives away with mostly meaningless activities. Stritch struggled repeatedly to record a satisfactory version of the song, even going so far as to slightly drop the key for a few takes. Company is finally back where it belongs… on the Broadway stage! In 2001, he recalled the circumstances. Company was among the first musicals to deal with adult themes and relationships. Company [Broadway Revival Cast - 1995], an Album by Stephen Sondheim. Old? After a successful run on West End, Company will premiere on Broadway on 22 March 2020. Company topped the list of the 2019 Olivier Award nominations, alongside Come From Away, with nine nominations, including Best Musical Revival. A naïve flight attendant, self-described as "dumb", one of Robert's girlfriends (Bobbie's boyfriends). Over the past decade, director Marianne Elliott has scored a string of critical and commercial triumphs bringing both highly original works—the Tony Award-winning plays War Horse and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time—and a Tony-winning revival of Angels in America. Susan takes Marta inside to make lunch, and Peter asks Robert if he has ever had a homosexual experience. × You're about to delete a record. Bobbie’s journey is perfectly captured by Sondheim’s enigmatic musical score. Add to Wishlist. Company Cast Members: This time, he gets them about half out, and the rest have to help him. The culture as a whole was a decade ahead of Sondheim's poison Valentine to middle-class complacency. Where is she from?...She's tall enough to be your mother...." ("Poor Baby"). The couples' recurrent musical motif begins yet again, with all of them focused anew on their "Bobby Bubbi", "Robert darling", or "Bobby baby", and again inviting him to "Drop by anytime...". The Biz. When Larry leaves to pay the check, Joanne bluntly invites Robert to begin an affair with her, assuring him that she will "take care of him". Actually, Company was more dated in 1970 than it is today: when the hippies were hip, its focus on a short-haired, middle-aged urban bachelor wasn't, you know, relevant. She marvels ad nauseam at how homey his place is, and he casually leads her to the bed, sitting next to her on it and working on getting her into it. She blames Robert for always being an outsider, only watching life rather than living it, and also persists in berating Larry. [citation needed], A Kennedy Center (Washington, D.C.) production, presented as part of a summer-long presentation of Sondheim musicals, opened on May 17, 2002, for a 17-performance run. [1][2], George Furth wrote eleven one-act plays planned for Kim Stanley as each of the separate leads. Joanne declares, with some satisfaction, "I just did someone a big favor". [62] Sondheim approved both changes and worked on revisions of the script with director Marianne Elliott. by Broadway.com Staff • Mar 9, 2020. Harry then explains, and the other married men concur, that a person is always "Sorry-Grateful" about getting married, and that marriage changes both everything and nothing about the way they live. Company opened in Boston in out-of-town tryouts, receiving mixed reviews, ranging from the Boston Evening Globe's "Brilliant", to Variety's observations: "The songs are for the most part undistinguished" and "As it stands now it's for ladies' matinees, homos and misogynists". The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is 4824951. Her latest project is another classic, the Stephen Sondheim–George Furth musical Company,… Company Special Information. In the literalist revival of 1995, the show felt embalmed. Then, Robert likewise does a step, or, as in the case of the 2006 Broadway revival, plays two bad notes on a kazoo, but he has no partner to answer it. Company Broadway Revival (2006) (3) Romance (1) Angst (1) Friendship (1) Christmas (1) Past Abuse (1) Christmas Eve (1) Age Difference (1) Broadway (1) Eventual Fluff (1) Other tags to include Exclude ? [60] The revival/remake featured changes to the genders of several characters. Robert meets his three girlfriends in a small park on three separate occasions, as Marta sings of the city: crowded, dirty, uncaring, yet somehow wonderful ("Another Hundred People"). Theater Stories: The COMPANY Revival, the Record-Breaking Production of ONCE & More About Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre Every Broadway theater tells a story, each one filled with fun facts you never knew! [50][48] The musical closed on July 1, 2007, after 34 previews and 246 performances.[48]. The production, starring … Robert insists it is not, that he has studied and been open to marriages and commitment, but questions "What do you get?" Vulgar? [90], In 2010, there was speculation that Neil LaBute would direct a film version.[91]. In February 2019, The New York Times' television critic Mike Hale interviewed Meyers, Mulaney, Pennebaker and Sondheim for a piece headlined John Mulaney and Seth Meyers Fondly Send Up Sondheim. Joanne and Larry take Robert out to a nightclub, where Larry dances, and Joanne and Robert sit watching, getting thoroughly drunk. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Company [1995 Broadway Revival Cast] - Original 1995 Broadway Cast on AllMusic - 1996 - While one reason it took 25 years for Company … Company features Stephen Sondheim’s award-winning songs "You Could Drive a Person Crazy," "The Ladies Who Lunch," "Side by Side by Side" and the iconic "Being Alive." Finally, Robert meets with Marta; she loves New York, and babbles on about topics as diverse as true sophistication, the difference between uptown and downtown New York, and how she can always tell a New Yorker by his or her ass. [42], A videotaped recording of the Donmar Warehouse production was broadcast by BBC Two on March 1, 1997. FREE TRIAL. [52] However, the production caused major controversy when Whelan was out sick for one performance and (with no understudy) Kookaburra chief executive Peter Cousens insisted the show be performed anyway, but without the character of April. Marianne Elliot’s Company not-so-subtly shines light on the double standards imposed on women by society, questioning Lenk’s Bobbie for not having ‘settled down’ at 35. Because it broke the mold of Broadway optimism and Mary Martin sunshine, Company felt shocking when it opened -- but only in the self-enclosed world of the musical comedy. Patti Lupons is the star of this season's most talked-about Broadway revival, Company. A gracious Southern belle who suffers from fainting spells, married to Peter. When the inevitable sex happens, we hear Robert's and April's thoughts, interspersed with music that expresses and mirrors their increasing excitement. Anyway I loved the show. The mockumentary follows the recording of the cast album of a fictional Company-style musical, about the residents and employees of a co-op apartment. All of Robert's male friends are deeply envious about his commitment-free status, and each has found someone they find perfect for Robert ("Have I Got a Girl for You"), but Robert is waiting for someone who merges the best features of all his married female friends ("Someone Is Waiting"). [48] The actors themselves provided the orchestral accompaniment. Robert, the best man, and Paul watch as she complains and self-destructs over every petty thing she can possibly think of and finally, just calls off the wedding explicitly. 1. This involved cutting several numbers and scenes with no explanation, and that night's performance ended twenty minutes early. This takes Robert by surprise, and his astonished, plaintive "Oh, God!" In a dance break in the middle of the number, or, as in the case of the 2006 Broadway revival in a musical solo section, each man, in turn, does a dance step, or, as in the revival, plays a solo on his instrument, answered by his wife. COMPANY (1995 Broadway Revival) #14 Posted: 9/20/10 at 1:36pm Yes, unlike some other Tunick orchestration reductions, I think the reduced Company sounded really anemic in the theatre. I remember seeing Company five times and I loved it, and I had a huge... problem which was that the main character's obviously gay but they don't talk about it. Company opened in Boston in out-of-town tryouts, receiving mixed reviews, ranging from the Boston Evening Globe's "Brilliant", to Variety's observations: "The songs are for the most part undistinguished" and "As it stands now it's for ladies' matinees, homos and misogynists".[9]. [65], A Broadway transfer of the 2018 West End revival was originally slated to open March 22, coinciding with Sondheim's 90th birthday. The 1970 film, Original Cast Album: Company, is filled with behind the scenes footage of the 14-hour recording process at the Columbia Records Big Church recording studio at East 30th Street and Third Avenue on the first Sunday in May, complete with much of the musical direction from and insight of Sondheim himself. Before dawn, everyone agreed to stop. A revival of Stephen Sondheim’s 1970 musical Company that played London’s West End has announced its Broadway opening on March 22, 2020, with … [61] The character of Bobby was changed to Bobbie, a female role, and was played by Rosalie Craig. Formerly Ivy League, possibly gay but married to Susan. $16.49. Company (Revival, Musical, Drama, Broadway) opened in New York City Nov 29, 2006 and played through Jul 1, 2007. Released 13 February 2007 on Nonesuch (catalog no. Robert claims he is not against the notion, but three women he is currently fooling around with—Kathy, Marta, and April—appear and proceed, Andrews Sisters-style, to chastise Robert for his reluctance to being committed ("You Could Drive a Person Crazy"). Only this lone pilot film remains, of an idea never brought to fruition. After starting out regionally in Great Britain, his version earned a well-received Broadway production in 2005. Side by Side by Side/What Would We Do Without You. The production closed on March 30, 2019. Learning karate and has problems with food and dieting, married to Harry. This synopsis is based on the revised libretto. 2006 Broadway Revival Cast. This music often, as in the original Broadway production, accompanies a solo dance by Kathy, conveying the emotions and dynamics of making love; it has also been staged as a pas de deux, a group number, or been cut altogether, in various productions ("Tick-Tock"). In his September 2, 2015 obituary for Jones in The New York Times, Mike Flaherty reported that “he quit the production, citing stress and depression related to the recent collapse of his own marriage.” Flaherty quotes Jones' 1982 autobiography, Under running laughter, in which he wrote of Company: “It was a clever, bright show on the surface, but its underlying message declared that marriage was, at best, a vapid compromise, insoluble and finally destructive.”[17], Kert earned rave reviews for his performance, and the Tony Awards committee decided that he was eligible to compete for Best Actor in a Musical, an honor usually reserved for the actor who originates a role. Amy's (Jamie's) fiancé, Jewish, who has learned how to put up with her/his manic spells. What follows is a series of disconnected vignettes in no apparent chronological order, each featuring Robert during a visit with one of the couples or alone with a girlfriend. Company Cast Members: A gender-flipped lead makes 'Company' contemporary, as Bobby becomes Bobbie in a classy revival that stars Rosalie Craig and Patti LuPone. He's Amused", "Company – Broadway Special – 1993 Revival", "Theater Review. A small-town girl/boy who feels out of place in New York; Robert's long-time on-off girlfriend (Bobbie's long-time on-off boyfriend), "The Little Things You Do Together" — Joanne and Couples, "Sorry-Grateful" — Harry, David and Larry, "You Could Drive a Person Crazy" — Kathy, April and Marta, "Have I Got a Girl for You" — Larry, Peter, Paul, David, Harry, "Side by Side by Side"/"What Would We Do without You?" Broadway was one of the first industries shut down by the pandemic and it may be one of the last to reopen. Company, a Stephen Sondheim musical comedy, stars Katrina Lenk and Patti Lupone. In their stunned silence, he challenges them with quiet intensity: "What do you get?" The Registered Agent on file for this company is Thomas Viertel and is located at 333 West 56th Street, New York, NY 10019. Prince observes that no one was better in the very difficult part than Jones. ", "Dean Jones, Affable Star in 'Love Bug' and a Disney Fixture, Dies at 84", "Original Cast Album: Company Documentary to Stream in June on Criterion Channel | TheaterMania", "Recording the Company cast album was infamously hellish. Kookaburra Musical Theatre mounted a production directed by Gale Edwards, in Sydney in June 2007, starring David Campbell as Bobby, with a cast including Simon Burke, Anne Looby, James Millar, Pippa Grandison, Katrina Retallick, Tamsin Carroll and Christie Whelan. "I married a square", he reminds his wife, demanding she bring him food. It was taped[51] and broadcast on the Great Performances program of PBS in 2007. Dean Jones left the show on May 28, 1970. 2:28 PREVIEW Company. But with Company‘s Broadway revival—lifted from director Marianne Elliott’s West End, gender-swapped reimagining of the musical in 2018—we, the audience, along with Bobbie, are still trying to figure out what it means to “ want something” and “want something. The musical actress also shows off chic hats, from feathered varieties to abstract pieces. — Robert and Couples, "Poor Baby" — Sarah, Jenny, Susan, Amy, Joanne, "Finale Ultimo (Company)" — Robert and Company, This page was last edited on 6 December 2020, at 12:47. 2:28 PREVIEW Company. Expectations ran high for this 25th anniversary revival of Company. IT has finally happened: "Company," Stephen Sondheim's innovative musical-comedy classic, has returned to Broadway for the first time since its Tony Award-winning premiere engagement in 1970. First month free. Tacky? Sondheim once asked William Goldman whether he would be interested in writing a screenplay for a film version of the musical. Broadway Grosses: Company Revival Plays to Sold-Out Houses in First Week. Debra Monk has the thankless task of playing Joanne, a role forever owned by Elaine Stritch, but she finds her way through "The Ladies Who Lunch" nevertheless. 1. It is Robert's 35th birthday and the couples have gathered to throw him a surprise party. [49] The production won the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical. The couples share their views on Robert with each other, comments which range from complimentary to unflattering, as Robert reflects on being the fifth wheel ("Side By Side By Side"), soon followed by the up-tempo paean to Robert's role as the perfect friend ("What Would We Do Without You?"). The gender-bending revival of Stephen Sondheim’s “Company,” which won rave reviews in London, will open on Broadway next fall, several theater sources told The Post. Originally titled Threes, its story revolves around Robert (a single man unable to commit fully to a steady relationship, let alone marriage), the five married couples who are his best friends, and his three girlfriends. “Company” will provide one of several upcoming opportunities for Mr. Sondheim’s fans to revisit his work. [33][34], Most members of the original Broadway cast reunited in California for a concert to benefit Actors Fund of America AIDS charities and the Long Beach Civic Light Opera. FREE TRIAL. His words jolt Amy back into reality, and with the parting words "you need to marry some body, not just some body", she runs out after Paul, at last ready to marry him. Robert tries to get her to stay, at first wholeheartedly, parrying her apologetic protestations that she cannot, with playful begging and insistence. … 2006 Broadway Revival Cast. The cast featured Today the show seems timeless, and its theme, basically the fear of romantic commitment, is one of the dominant issues of the culture. seems to surprise him, and to strike Joanne as a profound breakthrough on his part, "...a door opening that's been stuck for a long time". The musical is so poorly reviewed that it closes after its first day, and the cast is informed of this during the recording session. 2:28 PREVIEW Company. Well, we don't, actually, but that's not to say this one isn't well-done. Boyd Gaines, who suffered such throat problems that he missed half the performances of the revival's limited run, is fine as the uncertain lead, Robert, at least the equal of the original's Dean Jones (who also didn't spend much time on-stage, come to think of it). The reply this elicits from him, "But who will I take care of?" Her latest project is another classic, the Stephen Sondheim–George Furth musical Company,… It features Mulaney as a Stephen Sondheim analog, Paula Pell as a Stritch-styled character struggling through multiple takes of her number, in addition to Taran Killam, James Urbaniak, Alex Brightman, Richard Kind, and Renée Elise Goldsberry. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Company [1995 Broadway Revival Cast] - Original 1995 Broadway Cast on AllMusic - 1996 - While one reason it took 25 years for Company … [44], A new revival had try-outs at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Robert S. Marx Theatre in March through April 2006. Upcoming Broadway revival. This recording featuring the new Kert vocals laid over the Broadway backing tracks was released as the Original London Cast recording. by Andy Lefkowitz • Feb 28, 2020. Company Special Information. [38], After 43 previews, the 1995 Roundabout Theatre revival, directed by Scott Ellis and choreographed by Rob Marshall, opened on October 5, 1995, at the Criterion Center Stage Right, where it ran for 60 performances. Brittle, sophisticated, witty, and tuneful are just a handful of words that could be used to describe Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s 1970 masterpiece of concept over plot, the musical comedy, “ Company.”Broadway audiences were just about to embrace the newest revival of this seminal show as the global pandemic gripped the world and brought the curtain down on live theater around … However, when the cast traveled to London to reprise their roles, Columbia Records took Kert into the studio to record new vocal tracks, and had Jones' original vocals mixed out of the original backing tracks. Robert then appears alone, smiles, and blows out his candles. In this post, we'll take a look at Company Musical Broadway reviews, our opinion on why you must watch the show, and a seating chart guide. by Broadway.com Staff • Mar 9, 2020. The cast included Boyd Gaines (Bobby), Kate Burton, Robert Westenberg, Diana Canova, Debra Monk (Joanne), LaChanze, Charlotte d'Amboise, Jane Krakowski, Danny Burstein (Paul) and Veanne Cox (Amy). Songs. [55][56] A filmed presentation of the concert debuted in select movie theatres on June 15, 2011. [39][40], The 1995 London revival was directed by Sam Mendes at the Donmar Warehouse. Oct 26, 2019. [44][45] The production used the book from the original Broadway production, not the 1995 revision. The film and musical was the inspiration for the Documentary Now! Full casting is now set for the highly anticipated gender-bent staging of the Tony-winning musical Company.The previously announced production, directed by … Following complaints from the audience, there was considerable negative press attention to the decision, and Sondheim threatened to revoke the production rights for the show. David Cromer). The Sound Of Music Broadway Revival Company Limited Partnership is a New York Domestic Limited Partnership filed on September 29, 1997. [53], In April 2011, Lonny Price directed a staged concert production,[54] with Neil Patrick Harris as Robert, Stephen Colbert as Harry, Craig Bierko as Peter, Jon Cryer as David, Katie Finneran as Amy, Christina Hendricks as April, Aaron Lazar as Paul, Jill Paice as Susan, Martha Plimpton as Sarah, Anika Noni Rose as Marta, Jennifer Laura Thompson as Jenny, Jim Walton as Larry, Chryssie Whitehead as Kathy, and Patti LuPone as Joanne. Photo Features Meet the Cast of Broadway’s Upcoming Revival of Company. Book by George Furth. Company [2006 Broadway Revival Cast] Stephen Sondheim February 20, 2007. Company - A Musical Comedy (1995 Broadway Revival Cast) Stephen Sondheim (Performer), Veanne Cox (Performer), Debra Monk (Performer), Jane Krakowski (Performer) & 1 more Format: Audio CD 3.9 out of 5 stars 27 ratings Larry returns from the dance floor, taking Joanne's drunken rant without complaint and explains to Robert that he still loves her dearly. 2006 Broadway Revival Cast. 2006 Broadway Revival Cast. Finally, Bobby's words change, expressing a desire, increasing in urgency, for loving intimacy, even with all its problems, and the wish to meet someone with whom to face the challenge of ("Being Alive".) The eagerly anticipated revival of the Stephen Sondheim/George Furth musical Company, which received an acclaimed West End production under the direction of Marianne Elliott in 2018, is making its way to Broadway in the spring of 2020. 2007 Preview SONG TIME Opening. This groundbreaking production of the musical, that abandons traditional gender assignations of some of the show’s characters, will begin… [32], The Sydney Theatre Company presented the first Australian production at the Sydney Opera House's Drama Theatre in January and February 1986. Dilys Watling (Amy) and Julia McKenzie (April) were replacements, later in the run. The culture as a whole was a decade ahead of Sondheim's poison Valentine to middle-class complacency. But with Company‘s Broadway revival—lifted from director Marianne Elliott’s West End, gender-swapped reimagining of the musical in 2018—we, the audience, along with Bobbie, are still trying to figure out what it means to “ want something” and “want something. Tall? First month free. Goldman responded: Company is one of those great shows, along with Gypsy and Pal Joey, that I think of as the greatest, quintessential, most beloved musicals. [57] The DVD and Blu-ray versions were released on November 13, 2012. She and Larry go home, leaving Robert lost in frustrated contemplation. The opening party resets a final time; Robert's friends have waited two hours, with still no sign of him. Fvbr Sjc Broadway Revival Limited Liability Company is a New York Domestic Limited-Liability Company filed on September 24, 2015. 2. In the early 1990s, Furth and Sondheim revised the libretto, cutting and altering dialogue that had become dated and rewriting the end to act one. "Happily Ever After" was used as the finale for the first few performances before being replaced by "Being Alive". They laugh at this coincidence before Robert suddenly considers the idea seriously; however, Kathy reveals that she is leaving for Cape Cod with a new fiancé. The first of these features Robert visiting Sarah, a foodie supposedly now dieting, and her husband Harry, an alcoholic supposedly now on the wagon. Robert first gets to know April, a slow-witted airline flight attendant. Bizarrely, they are still living together, claiming they have too many responsibilities to actually leave each other's lives, and that their relationship has actually been strengthened by the divorce. While one reason it took 25 years for Company to return to Broadway is that its main subject matter, the swinging singles scene, as well as such side matters as dope smoking, seemed dated, the biggest one is that the show's initial production, as well as its cast album seemed definitive. Buy Tickets today. At last, they all prepare to leave, expressing a new hopefulness about their absent friend's chances for loving fulfillment, and wishing him a happy birthday, wherever he may be, as they leave. As nobody was left in New York to spearhead the project, the series was scrapped. He took the same approach with a second Sondheim musical, Company, a year later, and this one too came to New York, 11 years after the first Broadway revival of the 1970 show. The reunion concert was repeated for two New York performances in April 1993, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater, directed by Barry Brown with Patti Lupone, as host. Company - Third Broadway Revival - March 9, 2020 (Preview) Company - Third Broadway Revival - March 10, 2020 (Preview) Company - Third Broadway Revival - March 11, 2020 (Preview) 2020 Encora and of the respective rightsholders Contact Us. 79635; CD). 1. [59], A West End revival was staged at the Gielgud Theatre in previews from September 26, 2018, and officially, on October 17. Eventually, only "The Ladies Who Lunch" remained to be recorded. Add to Wishlist. 2007 Preview SONG TIME Opening. The theme would be New York marriages with a central character to examine those marriages.[3]. The song "Multitude of Amys" was the original finale but was cut due to major structural changes in the script. New material may be added. 2007 Preview SONG TIME Opening. A Broadway transfer of the 2018 West End revival was originally slated to open March 22, coinciding with Sondheim's 90th birthday. COMPANY GROUP TICKETS To purchase 10 or more tickets, visit Broadway Inbound. He’s Amused. 1. A brand new production of the classic Stephen Sondheim and George Furth musical Company is coming to Broadway … Prince shares his account of Dean Jones' experience and the challenges of playing the lead. Company [Broadway Revival Cast - 2006], an Album by Stephen Sondheim. [66] The closure was extended,[67] first to September 6,[68] then later to early 2021 and again until after May 31, 2021. When Robert fails to blow out any candles on his birthday cake, the couples promise him that his birthday wish will still come true, though he has wished for nothing, since his friends are all that he needs ("Company"). In the following scene, Robert takes Marta to visit Peter and Susan, on their terrace. Aggressive? Actress Jessica Rush shares what she misses about the stage, and Tony Award-winning producer Kevin McCollum tells CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Sanjay Gupta what it will take for Broadway to make a comeback. Robert is left stunned. The caustic Joanne, the oldest, most cynical, and most-oft divorced of Robert's friends, comments sarcastically to the audience that it is "The Little Things You Do Together" that make a marriage work. Broadway Grosses: Company Revival Plays to Sold-Out Houses in First Week. A revival of Stephen Sondheim’s 1970 musical Company that played London’s West End has announced its Broadway opening on March 22, 2020, with a … Of course, when it comes to recordings, the other problem remains paramount. Genres: Show Tunes. [10][13], The making of the original cast recording was captured by award-winning documentary filmmaker D. A. Pennebaker, shortly after the show opened on Broadway,[19] as a pilot for a TV series highlighting the different ways a cast-album recording session could be conducted. The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is 2185157. Several of the show's numbers were captured in the film—including "Another Hundred People", "Getting Married Today", and "Being Alive"—all recorded with a live orchestra, done in multiple takes, over the course of several hours. In the 1990s, "Marry Me a Little" was restored permanently to close Act I and added to the 1995 and 2006 revivals, it is also included in the official composer's edition of the vocal selections, published in 1996 (, The dance number "Tick-Tock" (arranged by. Lenk, fresh off of her Tony Award-winning turn in 'The Band's Visit,' will next star on Broadway opposite Patti LuPone in the gender-flipped 'Company' revival that opened in London last year. 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