MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
May 19, 1962
Closing Date
Sep 15, 1962
1st Preview
May 17, 1962
1st Preview
May 17, 1962
Previews
3
Performances
76
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

The credits for this production have not yet been completed or verified.
Theatres
Broadhurst Theatre
(May 19, 1962 - Sep 15, 1962)

Setting
Rome. The present.

Comments
On layoff from July 14 - September 6, 1962.

Produced by Philip Rose
Book by A. J. Russell; Music by Milton Schafer; Lyrics by Ronny Graham; Based on "The Crime of Giovanni Venturi" by Howard Shaw; Musical Director: Anton Coppola; Music orchestrated by Robert Ginzler; Music arranged by Robert Ginzler; Dance music arranged and orchestrated by Luther Henderson; Vocal arrangements by Anton Coppola
Directed by Stanley Prager; Choreographed by Carol Haney; Assistant Choreographer: Buzz Miller
Scenic Design by Robert Randolph; Costume Design by Ed Wittstein; Lighting Design by Robert Randolph
Production Stage Manager: Samuel Liff; Stage Manager: Gene Perlowin and Mike Abel
Press Representative: James D. Proctor
Giovanni Venturi
Miranda
Musician
 
Baker
 
Dancer
Dancer
Helper
 
Dancer
 
Soup Cook
 
Dancer
Furniture Dealer
 
Professor Panfredoni
Uriti Waiter
 
Singer
Uriti Waiter
 
Musician
 
Professor Musa
Baker
 
Dancer
Signora Elli
 
Singer
Salad Chef
 
Dancer
Dancer
Dancer
Singer
Signor Bellardi
Uriti Waiter
 
Policeman
 
Singer
Signora Pandolfi
La Contessa
 
Singer
Singer
Singer
Carlo
Dancer
Celestina
Uriti Waiter
 
Singer
Singer
 
Night Club Manager
 
Head Chef
Singer
Helper
 
Dancer
 
Helper
 
Dancer
Moscolito
Signor Brancusi
 
Singer
Musician
 
Troubadour
 
Pizza Maker
 
Brigadiere
music by Milton Schafer; lyrics by Ronny Graham
Act 1
Sung By
Rome
Giovanni Venturi
Uriti
Signor Bellardi and Ensemble
Breachy's Law
Giovanni Venturi and Amedeo
I'm All I've Got
Miranda
The Argument
Giovanni Venturi and Signor Bellardi
Signora Pandolfi
Amedeo, Signora Pandolfi, Night Club Manager and Musicians
The Kangaroo
Signora Pandolfi, Night Club Manager, Waiters, Musicians and Kitchen Help
If I Were the Man
Giovanni Venturi
Steady, Steady
Miranda
We Won't Discuss It
Giovanni Venturi and Amedeo
Ah, Camminare
Troubadour, Giovanni Venturi and Company
Act 2
Sung By
Breachy's Law (Reprise)
Giovanni Venturi, Amedeo, Signora Pandolfi and Miranda
Uriti Kitchen
Signor Bellardi, Moscolito, Carlo, Head Chef, Pizza Maker, Salad Chef, Bakers, Soup Cook and Helpers
Virtue Arrivederci
Signor Bellardi
Bravo, Giovanni
Giovanni Venturi, Signor Bellardi and Singing Ensemble
One Little World Apart
Miranda
Connubiality
Signora Pandolfi and Amedeo
Miranda
Giovanni Venturi

Tony Award®

 

Best Composer and Lyricist

1963 Nominee
Music by Milton Schafer
Lyrics by Ronny Graham
 

Best Choreography

1963 Nominee
Choreographed by Carol Haney
 

Best Conductor and Musical Director

1963 Nominee
Musical Director: Anton Coppola
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