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The Body Beautiful   

Broadway Theatre, (1/23/1958 - 3/15/1958)
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Opening Date: Jan 23, 1958    
Closing Date: Mar 15, 1958 Total Performances: 60

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts and eighteen scenes
Setting: In and around New York City at the present time.

Production Staff
Produced by Richard Kollmar and Albert W. Selden
Book by Joseph Stein and Will Glickman; Music by Jerry Bock; Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick; Musical Director: Milton Greene; Vocal arrangements by Milton Greene; Dance arrangements by Genevieve Pitot; Music orchestrated by Ted Royal
Directed by George Schaefer; Choreographed by Herbert Ross
Scenic Design by Jean and William Eckart; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by Jean and William Eckart
General Manager: Walter Fried
Production Stage Manager: Michael Ellis; Stage Manager: Paul Leaf
Press Representative: Frank Goodman
Mark AllenCampbell
Tony AtkinsNicky
Dorothy AullSinger
Mace BarrettReporter
Edward BeckerDominic
Jeanna BelkinDancer
Armand BonayGeorge
Mindy CarsonAnn
Richard ChitosFrank
Bob DaleyDancer
Richard De BellaPete
Jack De LonAnnouncer
Ethelyne DunfeeDancer
Shellie FarrellDancer
Kathie FormanKathy
Steve ForrestBob
Edmund GaynesPhil
Bette GrahamSinger
Buzz HallidaySinger
Tommy HalloranDanny
William HickeyAlbert
Patti KarrDancer
Patsi KingDancer
Louis KosmanDancer
Mary LouiseSinger
Mara LynnGloria
James McAnanyDancer
Barbara McNairMarge
Ralph McWilliamsDancer
Mitchell NutickReporter
Yvonne OthonDancer
Stan PapichReporter
Brock PetersSinger
Albert PopwellTrainer
Thomas RaskinEddie
Nora RehoDancer
Bill RichardsBoxer
Jeff RobertsArtie
Harry Lee RogersReporter
Jane RomanoFlorence
Joe RossBen
Lonnie SattinHarry
Helen SilverJane
Knute SullivanHandler
Jack WardenDave
Alan WeeksJosh
Robert WeinskoRichie
Understudies: Dorothy Aull (Ann), Mace Barrett (Bob), Henry Beckman (Dave), Armand Bonay (Frank), Bette Graham (Florence), Buzz Halliday (Jane), Patti Karr (Gloria), Mary Louise (Marge), Brock Peters (Harry) and Knute Sullivan (Campbell)
music by Jerry Bock; lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
ACT 1 Sung By
Where Are They?Dave, Boy Dancers and Singers
The Body BeautifulAnn, Dancers and Reporters
Pffft!Bob and Albert
Fair WarningMarge, Harry and Singers
Leave Well Enough AloneAnn
Blonde BluesDave
Blonde Blues DanceGloria and Dave
Uh-Huh, Oh Yeah!Nicky, George, Frank, Pete, Phil, Danny, Artie and Josh
All of These and MoreAnn, Bob and the Ensemble
NobilityDominic, Dancers, Singers, Two Men and Richie
The Body Beautiful (Reprise) Ann
ACT 2 Sung By
Summer IsSingers and Dancers and Kathy
The Honeymoon Is OverGloria, Florence and Jane
Just My LuckAnn and the Kids
All of These and More (Reprise) Marge and Harry
Art of ConversationAlbert, Singers and Dancers
GloriaDave, Gloria and Dancers
A Relatively Simple AffairAnn and Marge
FinaleEntire Company