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Walking Happy   

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, (11/26/1966 - 4/16/1967)
First Preview: Nov 24, 1966 Total Previews: 3
Opening Date: Nov 26, 1966    
Closing Date: Apr 16, 1967 Total Performances: 161

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Cy Feuer and Ernest H. Martin; Produced by arrangement with Lester Linsk
Music by James Van Heusen; Lyrics by Sammy Cahn; Book by Roger O. Hirson and Ketti Frings; Based on the play "Hobson's Choice" by Harold Brighouse; Musical Director: Herbert Grossman; Vocal arrangements by Herbert Grossman; Music orchestrated by Larry Wilcox; Dance music arranged by Edward Scott
Directed by Cy Feuer; Choreographed by Danny Daniels
Scenic Design by Robert Randolph; Costume Design by Robert Fletcher; Lighting Design by Robert Randolph
Production Stage Manager: Phil Friedman; Stage Manager: Jack Leigh
Assistant to Mr. Randolph: Jay Moore
Press Representative: Merle Debuskey, Violet Welles and Lawrence Belling
Ed BakeyGeorge Beenstock
Lucille BensonMrs. Figgins
Eleanor BergquistCustomer
Michael BerksonFreddie Beenstock
Burt BierThief
Diane BlairTownswoman
Chad BlockPoliceman
Thomas BoydMinns
Sandra BrewerTownswoman
Sharon DierkingAlice Hobson
Gordon DilworthTubby Wadlow
Ian GarryA Figgins Brother
Gene GavinTownman
Ellen GraffTownswoman
Marian HaraldsonTownswoman
Steve JacobsFootman
Richard KorthazeBeggar
Al LantiA Figgins Brother
Jane LaughlinAda Figgins
Carl NicholasTudsbury
Marie Patrice O'NeillTownswoman
Don PercassiTownman
Michael QuinnHeeler
Casper RoosDenton
George RoseHenry Horatio Hobson
Nada RowandTownswoman
Richard SederholmHandbill Boy
Dan SirettaTownman
James B. SpannAlbert Beenstock
Emma TrekmanMrs. Hepworth
Louise TroyMaggie Hobson
Gretchen Van AkenVickie Hobson
Anne WallaceTownswoman
Norman WisdomWill Mossop
Standby: Byron Mitchell (Will Mossop)
Understudies: Eleanor Bergquist (Maggie Hobson), Burt Bier (Tubby Wadlow), Sandra Brewer (Alice Hobson), Jane Laughlin (Vickie Hobson), Michael Quinn (Henry Horatio Hobson), Casper Roos (George Beenstock), Nada Rowand (Mrs. Hepworth), Richard Sederholm (Freddie Beenstock) and Dan Siretta (Albert Beenstock)
Tony Award®
 1967 Best Musical [nominee] 
 Book by Ketti Frings and Roger O. Hirson ;  Music by James Van Heusen ;  Lyrics by Sammy Cahn ;  Produced by Cy Feuer and Ernest H. Martin
 1967 Best Composer and Lyricist [nominee] 
 Lyrics by Sammy Cahn ;  Music by James Van Heusen
 1967 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Norman Wisdom
 1967 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Louise Troy
 1967 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Gordon Dilworth
 1967 Best Choreography [nominee] 
  Danny Daniels
music by James Van Heusen; lyrics by Sammy Cahn
ACT 1 Sung By
Think of Something ElseHenry Horatio Hobson, Albert Beenstock and Townsmen
Where Was IMaggie Hobson
How D'ya Talk to a GirlWill Mossop and Tubby Wadlow
Clog and GrogTownsmen
If I Be Your Best ChanceWill Mossop
A Joyful ThingWill Mossop, Mrs. Figgins, Ada Figgins and Townspeople
What Makes It HappenWill Mossop
Use Your Noggin'Maggie Hobson, Vickie Hobson and Alice Hobson
ACT 2 Sung By
You're Right, You're RightMaggie Hobson
I'll Make a Man of the ManMaggie Hobson
Walking HappyWill Mossop, Maggie Hobson and Townspeople
I Don't Think I'm In LoveWill Mossop and Maggie Hobson
Such a Sociable SortHenry Horatio Hobson and Friends
It Might As Well Be HerWill Mossop and Tubby Wadlow
People Who Are NiceHenry Horatio Hobson
You're Right, You're Right (Reprise) Will Mossop, Maggie Hobson and Henry Horatio Hobson
I Don't Think I'm In Love (Reprise) Will Mossop