Lucky Stiff

Book & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Based on “The Man Who Broke The Bank At Monte Carlo” by Michael Butterworth

Originally Produced by Playwrights Horizons 1 April 1988

Winner of the 1988 Richard Rodger’s Production Award

Directed by Neil Gooding
Musical Director Isaac Hayward
Choreographed by Christopher Horsey
Produced by Michelle Guthrie
Assistant Producer Serin Kasif
Production Coordinator Francesca Gallucci
Design Elements Anna Gardner

Lucky Stiff is a musical farce. The show is based on the 1983 novel The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo by Michael Butterworth. It was created and performed at Playwrights Horizons off-Broadway in 1988, and won the Richard Rodgers Award for that year. The musical was seen in London’s West End in 1997 but has not had a Broadway production.


Trevor Ashley, Vinnie Di Ruzzio
Gael Ballantyne, Land Lady & various other roles
Margi de Ferranti, Rita La Porta 
Jay James-Moody, Vicious Punk & various other roles
Christopher Horsey, Special Guest Appearance
Luke Joslin, Harry Witherspoon
Josie Lane, Dominique Du Monaco  & various other roles
Lucy Maunder, Annabel Glick
Gary Scale, Luigi Gaudi & Tony Hendon
Matt Young, Surly Lorry Driver & various other roles

This musical had two presentations on Monday 29 October 2012 at the Darlinghurst Theatre by arrangement with Hal Leonard Australia Pty Ltd
Exclusive agent for Music Theatre International (NY)

Photos by Noni Carroll