8 Moments in Theatre History May 1–May 6

Video   8 Moments in Theatre History May 1–May 6 From Kate Baldwin’s birthday to the Broadway debut of Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park with George.

Take a walk down memory lane with this week's From The Vault. Watch the video to learn what memorable moments happened in theatre history between May 1 and May 5—from Sunday in the Park with George opening on Broadway to Kate Baldwin’s birthday.

May 6, 1915: Orson Welles is born

May 2, 1975: Kate Baldwin is born

May 2, 1984: Sunday in the Park with George opens on Broadway

May 2, 2001: 42nd Street opens on Broadway

May 1, 2003: Gypsy opens on Broadway

May 2, 2005: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee opens on Broadway

May 4, 2005: Sweet Charity opens on Broadway

May 1, 2006: The Drowsy Chaperone opens on Broadway

For more Broadway history facts visit Playbill.com/Vault.

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