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2017
SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 2017
Live at Radio City Musical Hall

Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 — Nominee for Best Musical

Opened:
November 14, 2016

Author:
Music, lyrics and book by Dave Malloy.

Based On:
A 70-page slice of Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace.

Story:
Natasha is a beautiful ingénue visiting Moscow while she waits for her beloved fiancée Andrey to return from the war. In a moment of indiscretion, she is seduced by the dashing (but already married) Anatole and her position in society is ruined. Her only hope lies with Pierre, the lonely outsider whose love and compassion for Natasha may be the key to her redemption… and to the renewal of his own soul.  

Producers:
Howard & Janet Kagan, Paula Marie Black, Carole Shorenstein Hays, Jenny Steingart and Jason Eagan, Mary Lu Roffe and Susan Gallin, Diana DiMenna, Mary Maggio/Sharon Azrieli/Robin Gorman, Darren Sussman/Roman Gambourg/Lev Gelfer, Tom Smedes, John Logan, Lisa Matlin, Margie and Bryan Weingarten, Daveed Frazier, Argyle Productions/Jim Kierstead, In Fine Company/Hipzee, Gutterman & Caiola/Backdrop Partners, Siderow Kirchman Productions/Sunnyspot Productions, Gordon/Meli Theatricals, Rodger Hess/Larry Toppall, Daniel Rakowski/Matt Ross/Ben Feldman, Mike Karns, The American Repertory Theatre and Ars Nova  

Other Honors:
—Broadway.com Audience Choice Award nomination for Favorite New Musical
—Drama League nomination for Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical

Other Nominees for Best Musical