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The Boy Friend   

Ambassador Theatre , (4/14/1970 - 7/18/1970)
First Preview: Total Previews:4
Opening Date:Apr 14, 1970   
Closing Date:Jul 18, 1970 Total Performances:111

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: 1926. Nice, France.

Production Staff
Produced by John Yorke, Don Saxon and Michael Hellerman; Associate Producer: Robert Saxon
Music by Sandy Wilson; Book by Sandy Wilson; Lyrics by Sandy Wilson; Musical Director: Jerry Goldberg
Directed by Gus Schirmer; Choreographed by Buddy Schwab
Scenic Design by Andrew Brownfoot and Margaret Brownfoot; Costume Design by Andrew Brownfoot and Margaret Brownfoot; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser
Production Stage Manager: Phil Friedman; Stage Manager: Larry Ziegler
Costume Supervisor: Stanley Simmons
Production Assistant: Ronald Snyder; Press Representative: Saul Richman and Sy Sandler
Barbara Andres Hortense
Jeanne Beauvais Madame Dubonnet
Judy Carne Polly
Carol Culver Monica
Sandy Duncan Maisie
Harvey Evans Bobby Van Husen
Arthur Faria Pierre
Marcel Gamboa Marcel
Simon McQueen Dulcie
Ken Mitchell Alphonse
Marie Paxton Lady Brockhurst
Jeff Richards Gendarme
Lesley Secombe Nancy
Leon Shaw Percival Browne
Tony Stevens Phillipe
David Vaughan Lord Brockhurst
Ronald Young Tony
Mary Zahn Fay
Understudies: Barbara Andres (Madame Dubonnet), Carol Culver (Polly), Arthur Faria (Bobby Van Husen), Jeff Richards (Tony), Paul Tracey (Percival Browne), Eleonore Treiber (Lady Brockhurst) and Mimi B. Wallace (Maisie)
Tony Award®
 1971 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Sandy Duncan
Drama Desk Award
winner 1970 Outstanding Performance [winner]
Performer: Sandy Duncan
music by Sandy Wilson; lyrics by Sandy Wilson
ACT 1Sung By
Perfect Young Ladies Hortense, Nancy, Maisie, Fay and Dulcie
The Boy Friend Polly, Maisie, Dulcie, Fay, Nancy, Marcel, Pierre and Alphonse
Won't You Charleston with Me? Maisie and Bobby Van Husen
Fancy Forgetting Madame Dubonnet and Percival Browne
I Could Be Happy with You Polly and Tony
Finale Reprise: The Boy Friend Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
Sur La Plage Maisie, Bobby Van Husen, Fay, Marcel, Dulcie, Alphonse, Nancy, Pierre, Monica and Phillipe
A Room in Bloomsburry Polly and Tony
You Don't Want to Play with Me Blues Madame Dubonnet, Percival Browne, Fay, Dulcie, Nancy and Monica
Safety in Numbers Maisie, Bobby Van Husen, Marcel, Pierre and Alphonse
Finale Entire Company
ACT 3Sung By
Riviera Maisie, Bobby Van Husen, Fay, Marcel, Dulcie, Alphonse, Nancy, Pierre, Monica and Phillipe
It's Never Too Late to Fall in Love Lady Brockhurst and Dulcie
Carnival Tango Danced by Peppe and Lolita
Poor Little Pierrette Madame Dubonnet and Polly
Finale Entire Company