A Look Back at the Original Production of Legs Diamond on Broadway

Archival Photos   A Look Back at the Original Production of Legs Diamond on Broadway
The short-lived Peter Allen musical is receiving a concert revival with original cast members December 3.
Legs_Diamond_Broadway_Production_Photo_1988_Randall Edwards_HR.jpg
Randall Edwards and cast Martha Swope/©NYPL for the Performing Arts

Peter Allen’s short-lived 1988 gangster musical Legs Diamond lives again in a special 30th anniversary concert revival at Feinstein’s/54 Below December 3 starring original cast members, including Brenda Braxton.

Original cast members Christine Andreas and Bob Stillman, whose roles were both cut before the show opened, will also take part in the concert.

Legs Diamond opened December 26, 1988 and ran through February 19, 1989, garnering three Tony Award nominations (for choreography, costumes, and featured actress).

Flip through photos of the Broadway musical below:

The Feinstein’s/54 Below concert performances of Legs Diamond are at 7 PM and 9:30 PM in the supper club at 254 West 54th Street, beneath Studio 54, in Manhattan. Tickets, which cost $35 to $75 (plus a $25 food/drink minimum), can be ordered here.

Braxton has been a special guest performer on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Tickets are now on sale for Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas July 2018 cruise to Iceland, accompanied by Judy Kuhn, Christine Ebersole, Rob McClure, Jarrod Spector, Carmen Cusack, and Sierra Boggess.

Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.


Click Here to Shop for Theatre
Merchandise in the Playbill Store
Recommended Reading:

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting playbill.com with your ad blocker.
Thank you!