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Shubert Theatre , (12/01/1968 - 1/01/1972)
First Preview: Total Previews:7
Opening Date:Dec 01, 1968   
Closing Date:Jan 01, 1972 Total Performances:1281

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The offices of Consolidated Life; Chuck's Apartment House; Lum Ding's Restaurant and Madison Square Garden; Clancy's Lounge; Others


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by David Merrick; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
The motion picture "The Apartment" presented by the Mirisch Co. was produced and directed by Billy Wilder
Book by Neil Simon; Based on the film "The Apartment" by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond; Music by Burt Bacharach; Lyrics by Hal David; Musical Director: Harold Wheeler; Dance arrangements by Harold Wheeler; Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick
Directed by Robert Moore; Choreographed by Michael Bennett
Scenic Design by Robin Wagner; Costume Design by Donald Brooks; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein; Sound Design by Admins, Ltd.; Hair Design by Joe Tubens
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: Vince McKnight
Production Stage Manager: Charles Blackwell; Stage Manager: Henry Velez
Music Contractor: Julie Held
General Press Representative: Harvey B. Sabinson and Lee Solters; Press Representative: David Powers; Dance Captain: Margo Sappington and Betsy Haug; Advertising: Fred Golden; Casting Consultant: Alan Shayne Associates; Staff Associate: Sylvia Schwartz and Ellen Reiss
Cast
Jill O'Hara Fran Kubelik
Jerry Orbach Chuck Baxter
A. Larry Haines Dr. Dreyfuss
Edward Winter J.D. Sheldrake
Barbara Alston Intern's Date
Adrienne Angel Sylvia Gilhooley
Rod Barry New Young Executive
Clancy's Lounge Patron
Carole Bishop Company Nurse
Clancy's Lounge Patron
Kelly Britt Orchestra Voice
Gene Cooper Clancy's Lounge Patron
Graciela Daniele Clancy's Employee
Intern's Date
Bob Fitch Clancy's Lounge Patron
Margot Hanson Orchestra Voice
Betsy Haug Dining Room Hostess
Clancy's Employee
Ken Howard Bartender Eddie
Karl Kubelik
Neil Jones Clancy's Lounge Patron
Baayork Lee Lum Ding Hostess
Miss Wong
Debra Lyman Swing Dancer
Bettye McCormick Orchestra Voice
Donna McKechnie Vivien Della Hoya
Marian Mercer Marge MacDougall
Vince O'Brien Mr. Eichelberger
Rita O'Connor Dentist's Nurse
Clancy's Lounge Patron
Gerry O'Hara Company Doctor
Intern
Dick O'Neill Jesse Vanderhof
Kay Oslin Helen Sheldrake
Scott Pearson Waiter
Clancy's Lounge Patron
Paul Reed Mr. Dobitch
Margo Sappington Miss Polanski
Clancy's Employee
Michael Shawn Intern
Clancy's Lounge Patron
Norman Shelly Mr. Kirkeby
Ilona Simon Orchestra Voice
Millie Slavin Peggy Olson
Julane Stites Clancy's Lounge Patron
Don Stomsvik Swing Dancer
Melissa Stoneburn Clancy's Lounge Patron
Michael Vita Madison Square Garden Attendant
Bartender Eugene
Standby: Peter Lombard (Chuck Baxter, J.D. Sheldrake)
Understudies: Kelly Britt (Marge MacDougall), Bob Fitch (Mr. Kirkeby), Rita O'Connor (Peggy Olson), Dick O'Neill (Mr. Dobitch), Margo Sappington (Fran Kubelik), Norman Shelly (Dr. Dreyfuss), Henry Sutton (Jesse Vanderhof, Mr. Eichelberger) and Michael Vita (Karl Kubelik)
Theatre World
nominee 1969 Award [recipient]
Marian Mercer
nominee 1969 Award [recipient]
Jill O'Hara
Tony Award®
 1969 Best Musical [nominee]
Book by Neil Simon; Music by Burt Bacharach; Lyrics by Hal David; Produced by David Merrick
winner 1969 Best Actor in a Musical [winner]
Jerry Orbach
 1969 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Jill O'Hara
 1969 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
A. Larry Haines
 1969 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Edward Winter
winner 1969 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [winner]
Marian Mercer
 1969 Best Choreography [nominee]
Michael Bennett
 1969 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
Robert Moore
Drama Desk Award
winner 1969 Outstanding Music [winner]
Music by Burt Bacharach
winner 1969 Outstanding Performance [winner]
Performer: Marian Mercer and Jerry Orbach
music by Burt Bacharach; lyrics by Hal David
ACT 1Sung By
Half as Big as Life Chuck Baxter
Upstairs Chuck Baxter
You'll Think of Someone Fran Kubelik and Chuck Baxter
Our Little Secret Chuck Baxter and J.D. Sheldrake
Basketball Chuck Baxter
Knowing When to Leave Fran Kubelik
Where Can You Take a Girl? Mr. Dobitch, Mr. Kirkeby, Mr. Eichelberger and Jesse Vanderhof
Wanting Things J.D. Sheldrake
Turkey Lurkey Time Vivien Della Hoya, Miss Polanski and Miss Wong
ACT 2Sung By
A Fact Can Be a Beautiful Thing Chuck Baxter, Marge MacDougall and Bar Patrons
Whoever You Are Fran Kubelik
A Young Pretty Girl Like You Chuck Baxter and Dr. Dreyfuss
I'll Never Fall in Love Again Fran Kubelik and Chuck Baxter
Promises, Promises Chuck Baxter