Guys and Dolls

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Guys and Dolls

A fly-by-night gambler attempts to woo a Salvation Army missioner for a $1,000 bet. Meanwhile, a beleaguered showgirl tries to hook her fiancé of 14 years, the founder of "the oldest, established, permanent, floating crap game in New York."

The Team

Book: Jo Swerling, Abe Burrows (Based on a story and characters by Damon Runyon)

Music/Lyrics: Frank Loesser

Director: Jerry Zaks

Starring: Josie de Guzman, Peter Gallagher, Nathan Lane, Faith Prince

Acclaim

Nominated for 7 Tony Awards® and winner of 4 including Best Revival. Also winner of 7 Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Revival.

1992 Tony Awards

Won

  • Best Actress in a Musical (Faith Prince)
  • Best Scenic Design (Tone Walton)
  • Best Direction of a Musical (Jerry Zaks)
  • Best Revival

Nominated

  • Best Actor in a Musical (Nathan Lane)
  • Best Lighting Design (Paul Gallo)
  • Best Choreography (Christopher Chadman)

1992 Drama Desk Award

Won

  • Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Nathan Lane)
  • Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Faith Prince)
  • Outstanding Director of a Musical (Jerry Zaks)
  • Outstanding Costumes (William Ivey Long)
  • Outstanding Lighting Design (Paul Gallo)
  • Outstanding Set Design (Tony Walton)
  • Outstanding Revival

Nominated

  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Walter Bobbie)
  • Outstanding Choreography (Christopher Chadman)

1994 Theatre World Award

  • Theatre World Award (Burke Moses)