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My Old Friends   

22 Steps, (4/12/1979 - 5/27/1979)
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Opening Date: Apr 12, 1979    
Closing Date: May 27, 1979 Total Performances: 53

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Golden Days Retirement Hotel. The Present.

Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by Vaudetron Ltd.
Produced by Larry Abrams; Produced in association with Belwin Mills Publishing Corporation
Book by Mel Mandel and Norman Sachs; Music by Mel Mandel and Norman Sachs; Lyrics by Mel Mandel and Norman Sachs
Directed by Philip Rose; Musical Staging by Bob Tucker
Scenic Design by Leon Munier; Costume Design by George Drew; Lighting Design by Barry Arnold
General Manager: Helen Richards; Company Manager: Jean Rocco
Production Stage Manager: Arturo E. Porazzi; Stage Manager: Brenda Gardner
Musical Supervisor: Norman Sachs; Conducted by Larry Hochman; Assistant Musical Supervisor: Thom Janusz; Piano: Norman Sachs and Larry Hochman; Bass: Thom Janusz
General Press Representative: Bruce Cohen; Dance Captain: Brenda Gardner; Press Representative: Jan Greenberg and Shirley Herz; Casting: Lynda Watson; Photographer: Carol Rosegg; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne and Jon Wilner; Poster Design by Norman Sachs and Mel Mandel
Leslie BarrettSidney Fineberg
Grace CarneyMrs. Polianoffsky
Sylvia DavisHeloise Michaud
Brenda GardnerMrs. Stone
Norberto KernerArias
Fred MorsellA Carpenter
Mr. Gettlinger
Maxine SullivanMrs. Cooper
Allen SwiftCatlan
Peter WalkerPeter Schermann
Robert WeilSlocum
Understudies: Peter Carew (A Carpenter, Mr. Gettlinger, Slocum), Sarah Felcher (Heloise Michaud, Mrs. Polianoffsky), Norman Goldenberg (Arias, Catlan, Peter Schermann, Sidney Fineberg) and Birdie M. Hale (Mrs. Cooper)
Tony Award®
 1979 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Maxine Sullivan
Drama Desk Award
 1979 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Peter Walker
music by Mel Mandel and Norman Sachs; lyrics by Mel Mandel and Norman Sachs
ACT 1 Sung By
I'm Not OldResidents
My Old FriendsPeter Schermann
For Two MinutesSlocum, Arias, Catlan and Sidney Fineberg
What We Need Around HerePeter Schermann and Heloise Michaud
Oh, My RosePeter Schermann
I Bought a BicycleSidney Fineberg and Residents
The Battle at Eagle RockHeloise Michaud and Residents
Dear JaneResidents
The Only Place for MeResidents
I Work With WoodPeter Schermann and Slocum
Mambo '52Arias and Mrs. Cooper
A Little Starch LeftMrs. Cooper
Our Time TogetherHeloise Michaud
You've Got to Keep BuildingPeter Schermann