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Guys and Dolls   
A Musical Fable of Broadway

 
City Center , (4/28/1965 - 5/09/1965)
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Opening Date:Apr 28, 1965   
Closing Date:May 09, 1965 Total Performances:15

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Off-Broadway
Setting: Broadway; Save-a-Soul Mission; Havana, Cuba; The Hot Box Club.


Production Staff
Produced by New York City Center Light Opera Company (Jean Dalrymple: Director)
Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows; Music by Frank Loesser; Lyrics by Frank Loesser; Based on a story and characters by Damon Runyon
Directed by Gus Schirmer; Choreographed by Ralph Beaumont
Original Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Scenic Design adapted by Peter Wolf; Costume Design by Frank Thompson; Lighting Design by Peggy Clark
Production Stage Manager: Herman Shapiro; Stage Manager: Paul J. Phillips and Bert Wood
Conducted by Irving Actman
Press Representative: Tom Trenkle
Cast
Anita Gillette Sarah Brown
Alan King Nathan Detroit
Sheila MacRae Miss Adelaide
Jerry Orbach Sky Masterson
Rita Agnese Dancer
Ken Ayres Singer
Ed Becker Rusty Charlie
Joey Biltmore
Singer
Walter P. Brown Singer
Frank Campanella Lt. Brannigan
Ginna Carr Mimi
Suzanne Channel Dancer
Frank Coppola Dancer
Jack De Lon Nicely-Nicely Johnson
Dorothy D'Honau Dancer
Joey Faye Benny Southstreet
Tina Faye Dancer
Shelley Frankel Dancer
Joy Franz Mission Band
Singer
Leslie Franzos Dancer
Ginny Gan Dancer
Luigi Gasparinetti Dancer
Altovise Gore Dancer
Fernando Grahal Dancer
Shari Greene Dancer
Victor R. Helou Singer
Maria Hero Mission Band
Singer
Mark Holliday Dancer
Maureen Hopkins Dancer
Daniel Joel Dancer
Joan Kruger Dancer
Jake LaMotta Big Jule
Violetta Landek Dancer
Henry Lawrence Singer
Phillip Lucas Waiter
Singer
Jim Lynn Singer
Carlos Macri Dancer
Stuart Mann Drunk
Singer
Clarence Nordstrom Arvide Abernathy
Mission Band
Mitchell Nutick Dancer
Paul Owsley Dancer
John Peck Singer
Tom Pedi Harry the Horse
Michael Quinn Singer
Charles Reeder Dancer
Darrell Sandeen Singer
Arthur Santry Mission Band
Singer
Jeanne Schlegel Mission Band
Singer
Marc Scott Dancer
Vern Shinnal Angie the Ox
Maria Strattin Dancer
Ronald Stratton Dancer
Claire Waring Mission Band
General Matilda B. Cartwright
Understudies: Joy Franz (Sarah Brown), Victor R. Helou (Benny Southstreet, Nicely-Nicely Johnson), Betty Hyatt Linton (Miss Adelaide), John Peck (Sky Masterson), Michael Quinn (Joey Biltmore, Rusty Charlie), Arthur Santry (Arvide Abernathy, Mission Band) and Jeanne Schlegel (General Matilda B. Cartwright, Mission Band)
Tony Award®
 1965 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Jerry Orbach
music by Frank Loesser; lyrics by Frank Loesser
ACT 1Sung By
Opening (Runyonland) Ensemble
Fugue for Tinhorns Nicely-Nicely Johnson, Benny Southstreet and Rusty Charlie
Follow the Fold Sarah Brown, Arvide Abernathy, Calvin (Mission Band), Agatha (Mission Band) and Priscilla (Mission Band)
The Oldest Established Nathan Detroit, Nicely-Nicely Johnson, Benny Southstreet and Ensemble
I'll Know Sky Masterson and Nathan Detroit
A Bushel and a Peck Miss Adelaide and Hot Box Girls
Adelaide's Lament Miss Adelaide
Guys and Dolls Nicely-Nicely Johnson, Benny Southstreet, Guy and Doll
San Juan Dancer and Ensemble
If I Were a Bell Sarah Brown
My Time of Day Sky Masterson
I've Never Been in Love Before Sky Masterson and Sarah Brown
ACT 2Sung By
Take Back Your Mink Miss Adelaide
Luck Be a Lady Sky Masterson and Crap Shooters
Take Back Your Mink Hot Box Girls
Adelaide's Lament (Reprise)Miss Adelaide
More I Cannot Wish You Arvide Abernathy
The Crap Game Dance (Crapshooter's Dance) Ensemble
Sue Me Nathan Detroit and Miss Adelaide
Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat Nicely-Nicely Johnson and Ensemble
Follow the Fold (Reprise)Mission Meeting Group
Marry the Man Today Miss Adelaide and Sarah Brown
Guys and Dolls (Reprise)Entire Company