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Breakfast at Tiffany's   

First Preview:Dec 12, 1966 Total Previews:4
Opening Date:Never Officially Opened   
Closing Date:Dec 14, 1966 Total Performances:0

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Comments: Was titled "Holly Golightly" during pre-Broadway try-out. Merrick closed the show in previews "rather than subject the drama critics and the public to an excruciatingly boring evening" (his own words).

Production Staff
Produced by David Merrick; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
Book adapted by Edward Albee; Based on the novel by Truman Capote; Music by Bob Merrill; Lyrics by Bob Merrill; Musical Director: Stanley Lebowsky; Vocal arrangements by Stanley Lebowsky; Music orchestrated by Ralph Burns; Dance arrangements by Marvin Laird
Directed by Joseph Anthony; Choreographed by Michael Kidd; Assistant Choreographer: Tony Mordente
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Freddy Wittop; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser
Stage Manager: Harry Clark; Assistant Stage Mgr: James Burrows
Press Representative: Harvey B. Sabinson, Lee Solters and David Powers
Moved from the Forrest Theatre
Richard Chamberlain Jeff Claypool
Mary Tyler Moore Holly Golightly
Sally Kellerman Mag Wildwood
Art Lund Doc Golightly
John Aman Guest
John Anania Voice
Paula Bauersmith Sheila Fezzonetti
Barbara Beck Dancer
Trudy Carson Dancer
Thayer David Rusty Trawler
Robert Donahue Guest
Patrick O'Connor
Judith Dunford Dancer
Bud Fleming Dancer
Bob Gorman Singer
Sally Hart Giovanni's Girl
Lee Hooper Singer
Maryann Kerrick Giovanni's Girl
Larry Kert Carlos
Carolyn Kirsch Dancer
Marybeth Lahr Giovanni's Girl
Henry Le Clair Guest
Teak Lewis Dancer
Priscilla Lopez Dancer
Louis Cat
Debe Macomber Dancer
Justin McDonough Guest
Paul Michael Giovanni
James Olson Mr. Buckley
Dom Salinaro Dancer
Scott Schultz Guest
John Sharpe Messenger
Bar Patron
Paul Solen Hospital Attendant
William Stanton Mr. Moss
Bar Patron
Feodore Tedick Guest
Richard Terry O.J.'s Assistant
Kent Thomas Dancer
Mitchell Thomas Bar Patron
Pat Trott Dancer
Charles Welch Joe Howard
Martin Wolfson O.J. Berman
Standby: Melissa Hart (Holly Golightly)
Understudies: Robert Donahue (Doc Golightly), Sally Kellerman (Holly Golightly), Maryann Kerrick (Mag Wildwood) and Justin McDonough (Jeff Claypool)
music by Bob Merrill; lyrics by Bob Merrill
ACT 1Sung By
Holly Golightly Jeff Claypool
Breakfast at Tiffany's Holly Golightly
When Daddy Comes Home Holly Golightly
Freddy Chant Holly Golightly
Lament for Ten Men Holly Golightly and Guests
Lament for Ten Men (Reprise)Guests
Home for Wayward Girls Holly Golightly and Mag Wildwood
Who Needs Her? Jeff Claypool
You've Never Kissed Her Doc Golightly
You've Never Kissed Her (Reprise)Jeff Claypool
Lulamae Doc Golightly, Jeff Claypool and Holly Golightly
ACT 2Sung By
Who Needs Her? (Reprise)Holly Golightly and Jeff Claypool
Dance Holly Golightly and Three Bar Patrons
Stay With Me Carlos
I'm Not the Girl Holly Golightly and Jeff Claypool
Grade "A" Treatment Holly Golightly and Carlos
Ciao, Compare Giovanni and His Girl Friends
Breakfast at Tiffany's (Reprise)Holly Golightly
Better Together Jeff Claypool
Same Mistakes Holly Golightly
Holly Golightly (Reprise)Jeff Claypool