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The Girls Against the Boys   

Alvin Theatre, (11/02/1959 - 11/14/1959)
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Opening Date: Nov 02, 1959    
Closing Date: Nov 14, 1959 Total Performances: 16

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Description: A revue in two acts


Production Staff [See More]
Produced by Albert W. Selden
Sketches by Arnold B. Horwitt; Music by Richard Lewine; Lyrics by Arnold B. Horwitt; Additional music by Albert Hague; Dance Music Arranged by John Morris; Musical Director: Irving Actman; Music orchestrated by Sid Ramin and Robert Ginzler
Sketches Directed by Aaron Ruben; Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Boris Runanin
Scenic Design by Ralph Alswang; Costume Design by Sal Anthony; Lighting Design by Ralph Alswang
General Manager: Walter Fried; Company Manager: Abe Cohen
Production Stage Manager: Paul Leaf; Stage Manager: Sterling Mace
Music Contractor: Meyer Davis; Music Copyist Supervisor: Bert Clayton Williams
General Press Representative: Arthur Cantor; Press Representative: Tony Geiss
Cast
Bert Lahr
Harry
Passenger
Monroe Fuller
Husband
"Hostility"
Nancy Walker
Essie
She
Wife
Shelley Berman
Husband
"Rich Butterfly" and "Home Late"
Dick Van Dyke
Counselor
Jock
Groom
He
Carol Jane Abney
Girl in "Light Travelin' Man"
Skunk
Show Girl
Maureen Bailey
Maid of Honor
Mace Barrett
Observer
One of Four People
Butler
Martin Charnin
Waiter
Imelda De Martin
Bride
Sandra Devlin
Bridesmaid
Girl in "Light Travelin' Man"
Snake
Treasurer
Al Fiorella
Other Patron
Wolf
Richard France
Best Man
Margaret Gathright
Bridesmaid
Girl in "Light Travelin' Man"
Show Girl
Ellen Graff
Show Girl
Buzz Halliday
Butler
Bridesmaid
Mother in "Nightflight"
Show Girl
Roger Le Page
Other Patron
Skunk
Male Dancer
Joy Nichols
Cynthia
Mother in "Girls and Boys"
Girl in "Nightflight"
Mitchell Nutick
Rabbit
Mona Pivar
Other Patron
Bridesmaid
Duck
Show Girl
Ray Pointer
Counterman
Duck
Nina Popova
One of Four People
Bob Roman
Man at Center Table
Father
One of Four People
Beatrice Salten
Rabbit
Usher
Noel Schwartz
Max
Goat
Jim Sisco
It
Jo Ann Tenney
Other Patron
Lamb
Show Girl
Mal Throne
Other Patron
Man
Doorman
June L. Walker
Broadway debut
Stella
Hostess
Tawny
Cy Young
Other Patron
One of Four People
Standby: Martin Charnin, Dorothy Greener and Phil Leeds
Theatre World
winner 1960 Award [recipient]
Dick Van Dyke
music by Richard Lewine; lyrics by Arnold B. Horwitt
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
The Girls Against the Boys
Rich Butterfly Husband and Wife
Can We Save Our Marriage? Counselor, Stella and Harry
I Gotta Have You
Home Late Husband and Wife
I Remember Butler
Assignation Jock, Cynthia, Essie, Waiter, Counterman, Man at Center Table, Max and Other Patrons
Where Did We Go? Out
Too Young to Live
Overspend
ACT 2 Sung By
Girls and Boys Observer, Mother, Groom, Bride, Best Man, Father, Maid of Honor, Bridesmaids and Guests
Nightflight
(music by Aaron Ruben)
Passenger, Girl, Man, Hostess, Mother and Four People
Light Travelin' Man Girls
He and She He, Goat, Skunks, Rabbits, Ducks, Wolf, Lamb, She, Snake and It
Old-Fashioned Girl Doorman, Monroe Fuller, Tawny, Usher, Treasurer, Male Dancer and Show Girls
Hostility
(music by Aaron Ruben)
Husband and Wife
Nobody Else But You
Finale Entire Company