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George M!   

Palace Theatre, (4/10/1968 - 4/26/1969)
First Preview: Apr 08, 1968 Total Previews: 8
Opening Date: Apr 10, 1968    
Closing Date: Apr 26, 1969 Total Performances: 433

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: 1887 to 1937. Show business on the road and in New York.

Production Staff [See More]
Produced by David Black, Konrad Matthaei and Lorin E. Price
Music by George M. Cohan; Lyrics by George M. Cohan; Book by Michael Stewart, John Pascal and Francine Pascal; Musical Director: Jay Blackton; Vocal arrangements by Jay Blackton; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang
Directed by Joe Layton; Choreographed by Joe Layton
Scenic Design by Tom John; Costume Design by Freddy Wittop; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein; Hair Design by Ronald De Mann
General Manager: Allentuck, Azenberg, and Wolsk; Company Manager: R. Tyler Gatchell, Jr.
Production Supervisor: Jose Véga; Stage Manager: Tony Manzi
Lyrics and music revision by Mary Cohan; Musical Supervisor: Laurence Rosenthal; Head Music Copyist: Thomas Brown
Press Representative: Frank Goodman and Martin Shwartz; Casting: Carol Capelletti; Advertising: Fred Golden and The Blaine Thompson Company; Animal Trainer: Animal Talent Scouts, Inc.
Joel GreyGeorge M. Cohan
Jerry DodgeJerry Cohan
Jamie DonnellyEthel Levey
Betty Ann GroveNellie Cohan
Jill O'HaraAgnes Nolan
Bernadette PetersJosie Cohan
Loni AckermanDog Trainer
Second Pianist
Fay Templeton's Maid
Jonelle AllenLiving Statue
Jacqueline AllowayFay Templeteon
Draper's Assistant
Wardrobe Lady
Karin BakerLiving Statue
Pushcart Girl
Susan BatsonFirst Little Girl
Mrs. Red Deer
Sharpshooter's Assistant
Little Girl in Templeton scene
Bill BrandonAcrobat
Pushcart Boy
Roger BraunDr. Webb
E.F. Albee
Living Statue
Danny CarrollLouis Behman
Bell Ringer
Templeton Manager
Gene CastleWillie
Stage Manager
James DybasStagehand
Dog Trainer
Harvey EvansSam Harris
Bell Ringer
Patti MarianoSecond Little Girl
Angela MartinVentriloquist
Ma Templeton
John MineoDrummer
Judge Anspacher
First Policeman
Man on Street
Scotty SalmonFirst Pianist
Bell Ringer
Piano Player
Kathie SavageLiving Statue
Pushcart Girl
Janie SellMme. Grimaldi
Mrs. Baker
Flamethrower's Assistant
Alan WeeksBuck and Winger
Designer's Assistant
Ronald YoungSaxophonist
Bell Ringer
Ship's Captain
Understudies: Jonelle Allen (Fay Templeteon), Karin Baker (Agnes Nolan, Nellie Cohan), Bob Becker (Swing Boy), Bill Brandon (E.F. Albee), Roger Braun (Director), Danny Carroll (Jerry Cohan), Jerry Dodge (George M. Cohan), James Dybas (Walt), Katherine Hull (Swing Girl), Patti Mariano (Josie Cohan), Angela Martin (Mme. Grimaldi), John Mineo (Louis Behman, Sam Harris, Willie) and Kathie Savage (Ethel Levey)
Tony Award®
 1969 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Joel Grey
winner 1969 Best Choreography [winner] 
  Joe Layton
Theatre World
winner 1968 Award [recipient] 
  Bernadette Peters
music by George M. Cohan; lyrics by George M. Cohan
ACT 1 Sung By
Musical MoonJerry Cohan and Nellie Cohan
Oh, You Wonderful BoyJosie Cohan
All Aboard for BroadwayGeorge M. Cohan and Four Cohans
Musical Comedy ManFour Cohans and Full Company
All Aboard for Broadway (Reprise) Four Cohans and Full Company
I Was Born in VirginiaEthel Levey
Twentieth Century LoveFour Cohans and Ethel Levey
My TownGeorge M. Cohan
BillieAgnes Nolan
Push Me Along in My PushcartEthel Levey and Pushcart Girls
Ring to the Name of RoseJosie Cohan and Bell Ringers
PopularityWillie and Full Company
Give My Regards to BroadwayGeorge M. Cohan and Full Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Forty-five Minutes from BroadwayGeorge M. Cohan and Rose (Fay Templeton's Maid)
So Long, MaryGeorge M. Cohan, Sam Harris, Rose (Fay Templeton's Maid), Freddie and Ma Templeton
Down by the ErieSecretary, Politicians, Little Girl in Templeton scene and Full Company
MaryFay Templeteon
All Our FriendsSam Harris and Full Company
Yankee Doodle DandyGeorge M. Cohan and Full Company
Nellie Kelly I Love YouGeorge M. Cohan and Full Company
HarriganGeorge M. Cohan and Full Company
Over ThereGeorge M. Cohan and Full Company
You're a Grand Old FlagGeorge M. Cohan and Full Company
The CityFull Company
I'd Rather Be RightGeorge M. Cohan and Company
Give My Regards to Broadway (Reprise) George M. Cohan
Dancing Our Worries AwayFull Company
The Great Easter Sunday ParadeFull Company
Hannah's a HummerFull Company
Barnum and Bailey RagFull Company
The Belle of the Barber's BallFull Company
The American RagtimeFull Company
All in the WearingFull Company
I Want to Hear a Yankee Doodle TuneFull Company