MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 08, 1979
Closing Date
Apr 21, 1979
1st Preview
Mar 29, 1979
1st Preview
Mar 29, 1979
Previews
11
Performances
17
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
St. James Theatre
(Apr 08, 1979 - Apr 21, 1979)

Setting
Somewhere in Italy, 1961.

Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner; Music by Burton Lane; Book by Alan Jay Lerner and Joseph Stein; Music orchestrated by Hershy Kay; Musical Director: Don Jennings; Vocal arrangements by Maurice Levine; Dance arrangements by David Krane
Directed by José Ferrer; Choreographed by Peter Gennaro
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Donald Brooks; Lighting Design by Feder; Sound Design by John McClure
General Manager: Oscar E. Olesen; Company Manager: David Hedges
Production Stage Manager: William Dodds; Stage Manager: Jay Adler; Assistant Stage Mgr: Donnis Honeycutt
Music Contractor: Harvey Estrin; Assistant Conductor: Fred Manzella
General Press Representative: Jeffrey Richards Associates; Casting: Terry Fay; Dance Captain: Liza Gennaro; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates
Signora Carmelina Campbell
Vittorio Bruno
Father Tommaso
 
Ensemble
Mildred Karzinski
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Roberto Bonafaccio
Gia Campbell
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Bellini
Carlton Smith
Ensemble
Ensemble
Mayor Nunzio Manzoni
Flo Braddock
Swing Dancer
Walter Braddock
Swing Dancer
Steve Karzinski
Signora Bernardi
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Katherine Smith
 
Ensemble
Father Federico
 
Ensemble
Salvatore
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Understudies: Frank Bouley (Walter Braddock, Carlton Smith), Kita Bouroff (Flo Braddock), Marc Jordan (Mayor Nunzio Manzoni), Debra Matthews (Gia Campbell), Michael Rivera (Roberto Bonafaccio), Howard Ross (Vittorio Bruno), Judy Sabo (Rosa, Mildred Karzinski, Katherine Smith), Lorraine Serabian (Signora Carmelina Campbell) and Charles Spoerri (Steve Karzinski, Bellini)
music by Burton Lane; lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Act 1
Sung By
It's Time for a Love Song
Vittorio Bruno
Why Him?
Signora Carmelina Campbell and Vittorio Bruno
I Must Have Her
Vittorio Bruno
Someone in April
Signora Carmelina Campbell
Signora Campbell
Rosa, Signora Carmelina Campbell, Father Tommaso, Mayor Nunzio Manzoni and Townspeople
Love Before Breakfast
Signora Carmelina Campbell and Vittorio Bruno
Yankee Doodles Are Coming to Town
Townspeople
One More Walk Around the Garden
Walter Braddock, Steve Karzinski and Katherine Smith
All That He'd Want Me To Be
Gia Campbell and Friends
It's Time for a Love Song (Reprise)
Vittorio Bruno
Act 2
Sung By
Carmelina
Vittorio Bruno
The Image of Me
Walter Braddock, Steve Karzinski and Carlton Smith
I'm a Woman
Signora Carmelina Campbell
The Image of You
Flo Braddock and Walter Braddock
It's Time for a Love Song (Reprise)
Signora Carmelina Campbell

Tony Award®

 

Best Original Score

1979 Nominee
Music by Burton Lane
Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

1979 Nominee
Grace Keagy
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