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Winter Garden Theatre , (3/19/1962 - 5/26/1962)
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Opening Date:Mar 19, 1962   
Closing Date:May 26, 1962 Total Performances:86

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Today. U.S.A.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Edward Padula; Produced in association with L. Slade Brown
Book by Mel Brooks; Music by Charles Strouse; Lyrics by Lee Adams; Based on the novel "Professor Fodorski" by Robert Lewis Taylor; Dance arrangements by John Morris; Musical Director: John Morris; Music orchestrated by Robert Ginzler; Musical continuity by Trude Rittman
Directed by Joshua Logan; Choreographed by Danny Daniels
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Patton Campbell; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Hair Design by Ronald De Mann; Associate Scenic Design: Richard Casler; Assistant Scenic Design: Richard Bianchi; Assistant to Mr. Campbell: Constance Ross
General Manager: Michael Goldreyer; Company Manager: David Lawlor; Assistant Co. Mgr: Frank Hopkins
Production Manager: Duane Camp; Stage Manager: George Wagner; Assistant Stage Mgr: Fred Kimbrough and Bob Bakanic
Music Contractor: Sheldon Russell; Assistant Conductor: Don Plumby; Copyist: Bert Clayton Williams
General Press Representative: Bill Doll; Press Representative: Robert Ganshaw and Dick Williams; Assistant to Mr. Logan: Joseph Curtis; Production Associate: Dorian Granowski; Production Assistant: Joseph Wishy; Press Assistant: Midori Tsuji; Advertising: Ingram Ash; Assistant to Mr. Daniels: Anne Wallace
Cast
Ray Bolger Professor Fodorski
Anita Gillette Susan
Eileen Herlie Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
Ron Husmann Edwin Bricker
Fritz Weaver Henderson
Will B. Able Immigrant
Taxi
Peddler
President Piedmont
Jed Allan Immigrant
Policeman
Football Player
Craven
Singing Ensemble
Don Atkinson Immigrant
Dancing Ensemble
Bob Bakanic Gorilla
Fountainhead
Dancing Ensemble
Vicki Belmonte Immigrant
Singing Ensemble
Bonnie Brody Immigrant
Bride
Chewing Gum Girl
Singing Ensemble
Bill Burns Immigrant
Cowboy
Football Player
Wyler
Singing Ensemble
Trudy Carole Immigrant
First Girl
Dancing Ensemble
Cathy Conklin Dancing Ensemble
John Drew Immigrant
Football Player
Singing Ensemble
Anthony Falco Immigrant
Phillips
Singing Ensemble
Mary Jane Ferguson Immigrant
Mannikin
Dancing Ensemble
Catherine Gale Immigrant
Singing Ensemble
Joseph Gentry Immigrant
Con Ed Worker
Football Player
Michael Gentry Immigration Officer
Taxi
Football Player
Linda Rae Hager Immigrant
Dancing Ensemble
Warren Hays Immigrant
Professor White
Singing Ensemble
Jerry Howard Immigrant
Football Player
Ed Kresley Second Boy
Dancing Ensemble
Bill Landrum Immigrant
Football Player
Dancing Ensemble
George Lindsey Immigrant
Second Sightseeing Tour Guide
Moose
Robert Lone Flight Attendant
Cowboy
First Boy
Dancing Ensemble
Selma Malinou Immigrant
Singing Ensemble
Mort Marshall Fleisser
Drunk
Coach Hulkington Stockworth
Hulk
Barney Martin Head Immigration Officer
Taxi
Assistant Coach
Red Stern
Joe McWherter Immigrant
Football Player
Charlene Mehl Dancing Ensemble
Betty Oakes Katrinka
Park Avenue Couple
House Mother
Whistler's Mother
Secretary
Fred Randall Taxi
Football Player
Norman Riggins Immigrant
Taxi
Singing Ensemble
Lori Rogers Airline Stewardess
Singing Ensemble
Karen Sargent Immigrant
Second Girl
Baton Twirler
Dancing Ensemble
Bill Starr Immigrant
Football Player
Farquar
David Thomas Shindler
Park Avenue Couple
Professor Dawson
Sharon Vaughn Immigrant
Homecoming Queen
Singing Ensemble
Frank Virgulto Swing Boy
Kip Watson Dancing Ensemble
Bernie West Feinschveiger
Sightseeing Tour Guide
Dr. Snopes
Understudies: Will B. Able (Henderson, Professor Fodorski) and Betty Oakes (Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock)
Tony Award®
 1962 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Ray Bolger
 1962 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
Joshua Logan
music by Charles Strouse; lyrics by Lee Adams
ACT 1Sung By
Melt Us Professor Fodorski and Immigrants
What a Country! Professor Fodorski and Company
Our Children Professor Fodorski and Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
Animal Attraction Susan and Edwin Bricker
Our Children (Reprise)Professor Fodorski and Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
We Speak the Same Language Professor Fodorski and Edwin Bricker
I Can Teach Them! Professor Fodorski, Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock, Edwin Bricker and Professor Dawson
It's Fun to Think Professor Fodorski, Professors and Students
Once Upon a Time Professor Fodorski and Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
Nightlife Susan and Girls
I've Just Seen Her Edwin Bricker
Once Upon a Time (Reprise)Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
Physical Fitness The Football Team
The Fight Song Professor Fodorski and The Football Team
What a Country! (Reprise)Professor Fodorski and Company
ACT 2Sung By
I Couldn't Have Done It Alone Edwin Bricker and Susan
If I Were You Professor Fodorski and Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
Have a Dream Professor Fodorski, Henderson and Company
I've Just Seen Him Susan
I'm Fascinating Professor Fodorski
Once Upon a Time (Reprise)Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
The Real Me Elizabeth Hawkes-Bullock
It's Up to Me Professor Fodorski
The Fight Song (Reprise)Professor Fodorski and Company
It's Fun to Think The Company