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Alvin Theatre, (11/06/1957 - 12/14/1957)
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Opening Date: Nov 06, 1957    
Closing Date: Dec 14, 1957 Total Performances: 45

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts and ten scenes with a prologue
Setting: Somewhere in Oblivia; New York.

Production Staff
Produced by Paula Stone and Michael Sloane
Book by Irving Phillips; Music by Ernest G. Schweikert; Lyrics by Frank Reardon; Music orchestrated by Ted Royal; Musical Director: Frederick Dvonch; Dance arrangements by Robert Atwood
Directed by Jack Donohue; Choreographed by Bob Hamilton
Scenic Design by George Jenkins; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by George Jenkins
General Manager: Robert Rapport
Production Stage Manager: Edward Padula; Stage Manager: Chet O'Brien and Clayton Coots
Press Representative: Bill Doll, Samuel J. Friedman, Maurice Turet and Shirley Herz
Milo BoultonJ. B. Conway
Bill CarterEnsemble
Sari ClymasJudy's Friend
Clayton CootsChief of Oblivia
Jerome CowanDr. Wellington Winslow
Stephen DouglassNelson Crandal
Eddie Foy, Jr.Rumple
Elliott GouldPhotographer
Weird One
He Who Gets Slapped
Claire GundermanThe Match Box
Ken HarveyBrannigan
Lt. Mallory
Voice of Oblivia
Larry HowardEnsemble
Gail KuhrWeird One
Doris LorenzWeird One
Girl on a Bench
George MartinThe Dissenter
William MiliƩWeird One
Lois O'BrienJudy Marlowe
Roy PalmerEnsemble
Ginny PerlowinGinny
Barbara PerryAnna
Lila PopperWeird One
Girl on a Bench
Larry StevensPhotographer
Janyce WagnerJudy's Friend
Jackie WarnerBarney
Bonnie WestJudy's Friend
The Unravelled
Eddie WestonReporter
Patricia WhiteWeird One
The Powder Room
Sally WileJudy's Friend
Gretchen WylerKate Drew
Understudies: Ken Harvey (Dr. Wellington Winslow, Nelson Crandal), Ginny Perlowin (Judy Marlowe), Jackie Warner (Rumple), Bonnie West (Kate Drew) and Sally Wile (Anna)
Tony Award®
 1958 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Eddie Foy, Jr.
music by Ernest G. Schweikert; lyrics by Frank Reardon
ACT 1 Sung By
It's You for MeNelson Crandal and Judy Marlowe
In Times Like TheseRumple and Anna
Red Letter DayKate Drew, Ensemble and Barney
The First Time I Spoke of YouNelson Crandal and Judy Marlowe
ObliviaRumple and Anna
Peculiar State of AffairsRumple and Kate Drew
How Do You Say Goodbye?Judy Marlowe
Gentlemen of the PressNelson Crandal, Cartoon Characters and Holiday Girls
ACT 2 Sung By
To Adjust Is a MustDr. Wellington Winslow and Weird Ones
Coax MeKate Drew
How Do You Say Goodbye? (Reprise) Nelson Crandal
All Dressed UpKate Drew and Ensemble
In Times Like These (Reprise) Kate Drew and Dr. Wellington Winslow
Peculiar State of Affairs (Reprise) Anna
FinaleEntire Company