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Sail Away   

Broadhurst Theatre , (10/03/1961 - 2/24/1962)
First Preview:Oct 02, 1961 Total Previews:1
Opening Date:Oct 03, 1961   
Closing Date:Feb 24, 1962 Total Performances:167

Category: Musical, Comedy, Satire, Original, Broadway
Setting: The present. Various parts of the Cunard steamship "Coronia," with additional scenes in Tangier, Italy and the Parthenon.

Production Staff
Produced by Bonard Productions; Produced in association with Charles Russell
Book by Noël Coward; Music by Noël Coward; Lyrics by Noël Coward; Musical Director: Peter Matz; Dance arrangements by Peter Matz; Music orchestrated by Irwin Kostal; Vocal arrangements by Fred Werner
Directed by Noël Coward; Choreographed by Joe Layton
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Helene Pons and Oliver Smith; Lighting Design by Peggy Clark
Stage Manager: Joseph Dooley
Press Representative: Frank Goodman and Ben Washer
Elaine Stritch Mimi Paragon
Jere Admire Ensemble
Bobby Allen Ensemble
Don Atkinson Ensemble
Paula Bauersmith Mrs. Sweeney
Charles Braswell Joe
the ship's purser
an Arab guide
Gary Crabbe Ensemble
Grover Dale Barnaby Slade
C. Stafford Dickens Sir Gerard Nutfield
David Evans Ensemble
Pat Ferrier Ensemble
Dorothy Frank Ensemble
Anne Fraser Ensemble
James Frasher Ensemble
Gene Gavin Ensemble
Margalo Gillmore Mrs. Van Mier
John Van Mier's mother
Paul Gross Ensemble
Patricia Harty Nancy Foyle
Elinor's niece
Alan Helms Glen Candijack
Elmer and Maimie's son
S. Curtis Hood Ensemble
Wish Mary Hunt Ensemble
James Hurst John Van Mier
Cheryl Kilgren Ensemble
Bridget Knapp Ensemble
Henry Lawrence Elmer Candijack
Nancy Lynch Ensemble
Patti Mariano Shirley Candijack
Elmer and Maimie's daughter
Margaret Mower Lady Nutfield
Mary Ellen O'Keefe Ensemble
Paul O'Keefe Alvin Lush
Alice Pearce Elinor Spencer-Bollard
Alan Peterson Ensemble
Keith Prentice Shuttleworth
a steward
James Pritchett Rawlings
a passenger who drinks
Jon Richards Mr. Sweeney
Evelyn Russell Mrs. Lush
Alvin Lush's mother
Dennis Scott Ensemble
Alice Shanahan Ensemble
Dan Siretta Ensemble
Gloria Stevens Ensemble
Christopher Votos Ensemble
Betty Jane Watson Maimie Candijack
Elemer's wife
Richard Woods Man from American Express
Tony Award®
 1962 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Elaine Stritch
 1962 Best Producer of a Musical [nominee]
Bonard Productions
 1962 Best Producer of a Musical [nominee]
Charles Russell
music by Noël Coward; lyrics by Noël Coward
ACT 1Sung By
Come to Me Mimi Paragon and Stewards
Sail Away John Van Mier
Come to Me (Reprise)Mimi Paragon
Sail Away (Reprise)John Van Mier and Company
Where Shall I Find Him? Nancy Foyle (Elinor's niece)
Beatnik Love Affair Barnaby Slade, Nancy Foyle (Elinor's niece) and the Passengers
Later Than Spring John Van Mier
The Passenger's Always Right Joe (the ship's purser) and Stewards
Useful Phrases Mimi Paragon
Where Shall I Find Her? (Reprise)Barnaby Slade
Go Slow, Johnny John Van Mier
You're a Long, Long Way From America Mimi Paragon and Company
ACT 2Sung By
The Customer's Always Right Ali (an Arab guide) and the Arabs
Something Very Strange Mimi Paragon
The Little Ones' ABC Mimi Paragon, Alvin Lush and the Children
Don't Turn Away From Love John Van Mier
When You Want Me Barnaby Slade and Nancy Foyle (Elinor's niece)
Later Than Spring (Reprise)Mimi Paragon
Why Do the Wrong People Travel? Mimi Paragon
When You Want Me (Reprise)The Company