A Class Act

This small musical with a big heart is a tribute to Edward Kleban.

The previously unpublished songs of Ed Kleban, best known as the lyricist of A Chorus Line, are used to tell the story of his life — especially his personal quirks and his love of the theatre.

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  • Book
    Linda Kline
  • Book
    Lonny Price
  • Music & Lyrics
    Edward Kleban
  • Additional Lyrics for "Paris Through the Window"
    Glenn Slater
  • Additional Lyrics for "Light on My Feet"
    Brian Stein
  • Director
    Lonny Price
  • Choreographer
    Marguerite Derricks
  • Scenic Designer
    James Noone
  • Costume Designer
    Carrie F. Robbins
  • Lighting Design
    Kevin Adams
  • Sound Design
    Acme Sound Partners
  • Associate Director
    Stafford Arima
  • Associate Sound Designer
    Geoff Zink
  • Assistant Choreographer
    Jennifer Hamilton
  • Assistant Set Designer
    William Moser
  • Assistant Set Designer
    Jane Epperson
  • Assistant Set Designer
    Gary May
  • Assistant Lighting Designer
    Ben Stanton
  • Music Orchestrations
    Larry Hochman
  • Incidental Music
    Todd Ellison
  • Additional Arrangements
    David Loud
  • Production Stage Manager
    Jeffrey M. Markowitz


  • Ed
    Lonny Price
  • Sophie
    Randy Graff
  • Mona
    Nancy Anderson
  • Charley
    Jeff Blumenkrantz
  • Lucy
    Donna Bullock
  • Bobby
    David Hibbard
  • Lehman
    Patrick Quinn
  • Felicia
    Sara Ramirez
  • Lehman (Standby)/Ed (Standby)
    Danny Burstein
  • Mona (Standby)
    Jamie Chandler-Torns
  • Charley (Standby)/ Bobby (Standby)
    Jonathan Hadley
  • Sophie (Standby)/Lucy(Standby)
    Ann Van Cleave

Show Information

  • Preview Date
    February 12, 2001
  • Opening Date
    March 9, 2001
  • Closing Date
    June 8, 2001
  • Location
    Ambassador Theatre
    219 West 49th Street
    New York, New York
  • Drama Desk Award
    Best Actress in a Musical - Randy Graff (Nominee)
    Best Book of a Musical - Linda Kline/Lonny Price (Nominee)
    Best Musical (Nominee)
    Best Orchestrations - Larry Hohman (Nominee)
    Best Original Score - Edward Kleban (Nominee)
  • Outer Critics Circle Award
    Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Randy Graff (Nominee)
    Outstanding New Broadway Musical (Nominee)
  • Drama Desk Award
    Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Randy Graff (Nominee)
    Outstanding Lyrics - Edward Kleban (Nominee)
    Outstanding Music - Edward Kleban (Nominee)


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