Based on a Book by George Abbott
and Richard Bissell
Music & Lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
Performances: Feb. 24, 25 & 26*, March 1, 2, 3, 4*, 8, 9,
10 & 11*
Director: John Stenko
Tickets: Adults - $20, Seniors - $19, Students under 18 -
Game is a musical based on the novel "7½ Cents"
by George Abbot and Richard Bissell. It features a score by
Richard Adler and Jerry Ross. The story deals with labor troubles
in a pajama factory, where worker demands for a seven-and-a-half
cents raise are going
unheeded. In the midst of this ordeal, love blossoms between
Babe, the grievance committee head, and Sid, the new factory
The original Broadway
production opened on May 13, 1954, and ran for 1,063 performances.
It was revived in 1973, and again in 2006 by The Roundabout
Theatre Company. The original production won a Tony for Best
Musical, and the 2006 Broadway revival won a Tony Award for
Best Revival of a Musical. The music includes "Hey, There,"
"Steam Heat," "Hernando's Hideaway," "There
Once Was a Man," and 20 other Adler and Ross classic tunes
from the original production.