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Grease

The American love story of Danny and Sandy
Musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey

Austrian premiere
Premiere on September 28, 1994 at the Raimund Theater
Last performance on June 30, 1995
265 performances with around 300,000 visitors

An American high school late fifties. Danny meets Sandy, they go through a typical teenage love story; With his velvet voice, Vince Fontaine is the littlest marker of all school balls. Miss Lynch, the teacher, keeps things in order via the school speakers. Kenickie has a girl with Rizzo to steal cars from, and Patty, the cheerleader, gives Sandy reason to be jealous. Then there are Freddy, Jan and the clumsy Eugene, the "Burgers" and the "Dukes" fights in car raiding areas and on the baseball field, the "Pink Ladies" dance and sing at pajama parties until Sandy finally gets the right hairstyle and leaves the dream world of "Rydell High" with Danny hand in hand.

The Leading Team:

Directed by Michael Schottenberg
Choreography: Dennis Callahan
Stage design: Walter Schwab
Costumes: Franz Blumauer
Light: Kurt Schöny
Sound: Erich Dorfinger

The Premiere Cast:

Sandy: Susanne Eisenkolb
Rizzo: Pia Douwes
Frenchy: Tanja Meier
Marty: Anja Mattner
Jan: Marny Bergerhoff
Patty: Julia Christina
Cha-Cha: Anne Mandrella
Miss Lynch: Beatrice Frey

Danny: Andreas Bieber
Kenickie: Brian Carmack
Doody: Eric Minsk
Roger: Franc Tima
Sonny: Jochen Schmidtke
Eugene: Jens Janke
Johnny Casino: Marcello de Nardo
Vince Fontaine: Dean Welterlen

High School Hoppers:

Isabell Classen, Marion Hägele, Christa Helige, Susa Meyer, Ariane Swoboda, Caroline Vasicek, Duncan Anepool, Bernie Blanks, Arthuer Büscher, Patrick Kästli, Marco Krämer, Axel Olzinger

Swings:

Jutta Ellinger, Petra Kreuzer, Alexander Balga, Christian Tschinder

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