Cry-Baby Cast Recording Released Digitally Today | Playbill

News Cry-Baby Cast Recording Released Digitally Today The original Broadway cast recording of Cry-Baby: The Musical is released digitally Sept. 25 by Broadway Records; it will arrive in stores Oct. 9.

The recording, which features most of the original Broadway company, including James Snyder, Elizabeth Stanley, Alli Mauzey, Harriet Harris, Chester Gregory II and Christopher J. Hanke, is available at


Cry-Baby: The Musical debuted on Broadway at the Marquis Theatre March 15, 2008, under the direction of Mark Brokaw with Drama Desk Award-winning choreography by Rob Ashford. The score was penned Adam Schlesinger and David Javerbaum. The book is by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, known for their other John Waters adaptation, Hairspray.

Based on the 1990 film by John Waters, the 1954-set musical "centers on Baltimore teenager and finishing school student, Allison Vernon-Williams. Allison becomes distracted from her upper crust lifestyle as she enters a relationship with Wade 'Cry-Baby' Walker who is a rock ‘n’ roll high school rebel."

The new recording is produced by Steven M. Gold.

The complete track listing follows:

Track List:
The Anti-Polio Picnic
Watch Your Ass
I’m Infected
Squeaky Clean
Nobody Gets Me
Nobody Gets Me - Reprise
Jukebox Jamboree
A Whole Lot Worse
Screw Loose
Baby Baby Baby Baby Baby (Baby Baby)
Girl, Can I Kiss You With Tongue?
I’m Infected - Reprise
You Can’t Beat The System
Act 1 Finale
Misery, Agony, Helplessness, Hopelessness, Heartache and Woe
Misery, Agony, Helplessness, Hopelessness, Heartache and Woe - Reprise
All In My Head
Jailyard Jubilee
A Little Upset
I Did Something Wrong, Once
Thanks For The Nifty Country
This Amazing Offer
Do That Again
Nothing Bad’s Ever Gonna Happen Again

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