Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre, 111 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036

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Death Takes A Holiday

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Closed September 4, 2011

An enchanting new musical with music & lyrics by Maury Yeston and directed by Doug Hughes

Why See Death Takes A Holiday?

Based on the beloved play, Death Takes a Holiday is an enchanting new musical in which the loneliest of souls disguises himself as a handsome young prince and discovers the joys and heartbreaks of life.

Directed by Tony® winner Doug Hughes (Doubt), this soaring tale of love is adapted by Tony®-winning writers Peter Stone (1776) and Thomas Meehan (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray), and features lush, romantic songs by Tony® winner Maury Yeston (Nine, Titanic).

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Opening night: 10 June 2011


Death Takes A Holiday is suitable for audiences aged 10 and upwards.

Cast and Creative


Linda Balgord
Matt Cavenaugh
Mara Davi
Kevin Earley
Joy Hermalyn
Jay Jaski
Simon Jones
Rebecca Luker
Patricia Noonan
Jill Paice
Michael Siberry
Alexandra Socha
Don Stephenson
Max von Essen


Director - Doug Hughes
Lyrics - Maury Yeston
Music - Maury Yeston
Book - Peter Stone & Thomas Meehan
Lighting Design - Kenneth Posner
Choreography - Peter Pucci
Set Design - Derek McLane
Costume Design - Catherine Zuber

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The play is very charming. Each cast member is outstanding. However,... more

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