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Copper and Brass   

Martin Beck Theatre, (10/17/1957 - 11/16/1957)
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Opening Date: Oct 17, 1957    
Closing Date: Nov 16, 1957 Total Performances: 36

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts
Setting: In and around the island of Manhattan.


Production Staff
Produced by Lyn Austin and Thomas Noyes; Produced in association with Anderson Lawler
Book by Ellen Violett and David Craig; Music by David Baker; Lyrics by David Craig; Musical Director: Maurice Levine; Vocal arrangements by Maurice Levine; Music orchestrated by Ralph Burns; Dance arrangements by John Morris
Directed by Marc Daniels; Choreographed by Anna Sokolow
Scenic Design by William and Jean Eckart; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by William and Jean Eckart
General Manager: Richard Horner; Company Manager: Norman Maibaum
Production Stage Manager: Jean Barrere; Stage Manager: Harry Young and Beau Tilden
Press Representative: Barry Hyams
Cast
Nancy Walker
Katey O'Shea

Dancer
Dorothy Aull
Policewoman
Singer
Shawneequa Baker
Dancer
Eve Beck
Dancer
Alan Bunce
Captain
Michele Burke
Ethel Potts
Kevin Carlisle
Expert
Dancer
Peter Conlow
Brains
Judith Coy
Dancer
Anita Dencks
Dancer
John Dorrin
Expert
Rookie Cop
Singer
Norma Douglas
Brawn
Jeff Duncan
Expert
Dancer
Laurie Franks
Singer
Kate Friedlich
Dancer
Ernie Furtado
Professor
David Gold
Expert
Roderick
Dancer
Bette Graham
Professor's Girl
Policewoman
Singer
Sam Greene
Expert
Rookie Cop
Singer
Buzz Halliday
Singer
Ellen Hubel
Dancer
Hank Jones
Limey
Joy Lane
Policewoman
Woman in the Window
Singer
Bruce MacKay
Sergeant
Singer
Donald McKayle
Dancer
Doreen McLean
Mrs. Morphky
Byron Mitchell
Expert
Piggy
Singer
Larry Mitchell
Rookie Cop
Singer
Jack Moore
Rookie Cop
Dancer
Willard Nagel
Dancer
Alice Nunn
Mrs. Zimmer
Stan Papich
Expert
Boy
Dancer
Alice Pearce
Principal
Harold Pierson
Dancer
Coco Ramirez
Dancer
Tina Ramirez
Dancer
Frank Rehak
Traintime
Michael Roberts
Mr. Morphky
Rookie Cop
Guard
Singer
Doug Rogers
Slam
Bob Roman
Expert
Rookie Cop
Singer
Evelyn Russell
Mary Potts
Joanne Spiller
Singer
Ella Thompson
Dancer
Beau Tilden
Commissioner
Clyde Turner
Instructor
Singer
Benay Venuta
Estelle O'Shea
Elton J. Warren
Limey's Wife
Singer
Elmarie Wendel
Slam's Girl
Singer
Dick Williams
George
Nat Wright
Rookie Cop
Singer
Understudies: Dorothy Aull (Katey O'Shea), Kevin Carlisle (Brains), Buzz Halliday (Brawn), Doreen McLean (Estelle O'Shea), Alice Nunn (Principal), Michael Roberts (Captain), Doug Rogers (George) and Joanne Spiller (Ethel Potts, Mary Potts)
music by David Baker; lyrics by David Craig
ACT 1 Sung By
Career Guidance Career Guides and Katey O'Shea
Wearing of the Blue Katey O'Shea and Company
I Need All the Help I Can Get Katey O'Shea
Cool Combo Mambo The Kids
You Walked Out George
Cool Credo George, Katey O'Shea, Combo, Berdannies and Kids
Bringing Up Daughter Estelle O'Shea
Don't Look Now Katey O'Shea, George and Dancers
Baby's Baby (Dance by Bob Fosse) Brawn, Brains and Dancers
You Walked Out (Reprise) Katey O'Shea
ACT 2 Sung By
Call the Police Katey O'Shea and Policewoman
Unmistakable Sign Katey O'Shea and Estelle O'Shea
Why Her? George
Me and Love Katey O'Shea
Remember the Dancing Company
Hong Kong Estelle O'Shea and Company
Argentine Tango Principal and Captain
Sweet William Estelle O'Shea and Company
Don't Look Now (Reprise) George
Little Woman Katey O'Shea
Call the Police (Reprise) Entire Company