MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Feb 06, 1969
Closing Date
May 31, 1969
1st Preview
Dec 18, 1968
1st Preview
Dec 18, 1968
Previews
45
Performances
132
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Mark Hellinger Theatre
(Feb 06, 1969 - May 31, 1969)

Setting
An early spring. Paris.

Theatre Owned / Operated by Max Stahl and Stanley Stahl; Mark Hellinger Theatre General Manager: Arthur Rubin
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen; Associate Producer: Hildy Parks
Music by Jerry Herman; Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee; Based on "The Madwoman of Chaillot" by Jean Giraudoux; Based on "The Madwoman of Chaillot" as adapated by Maurice Valency; Musical Director: Donald Pippin; Vocal arrangements by Donald Pippin; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Dance and incidental music arrangements by Dorothea Freitag
Directed by Joe Layton; Choreographed by Joe Layton
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Freddy Wittop; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal; Hair Design by Vincent Prestia; Make-up Consultant: Dick Smith; Sound Design by Robert Liftin; Design Assistant: Jack Brown; Production Assistant to Mr. Smith: David Guthrie; Production Assistant to Miss Rosenthal: Marian Kinsella; Assistant to Miss Rosenthal: William H. Batchelder; Assistant to Mr. Wittop: Harry Curtis
General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo; Company Manager: Seymour Herscher
Production Supervisor: Jerry Adler; Stage Manager: Robert L. Borod; Assistant Stage Mgr: Sal Pernice
Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek; Assistant Conductor: Skip Redwine
Production Associate: Roy A. Somlyo; General Press Representative: James D. Proctor; Press Representative: Ted Goldsmith; Dance Captain: Nicole Barth; Advertising: Ingram Ash; Assistant to Mr. Layton: Jay Norman and Wakefield Poole; Production Assistant: Ann Levack and Sally Black; Casting: Linda Otto
Thanks for coaching assistance in sign language to The National Theatre for the Deaf
Countess Aurelia
The Madwoman of Chaillot
Gabrielle
The Madwoman of Montmarte
Constance
The Madwoman of the Flea Market
The Sewerman
The Juggler
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
The Doorman
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
Board Member
The Deaf-Mute
Person of Paris
Pamela Hall
Broadway debut
Nina
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
Board Member
Person of Paris
Board Member
Person of Paris
The Chairman of The Board
Person of Paris
The Prospector
The Busboy
Person of Paris
Julian
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
Person of Paris
The Peddler
Person of Paris
The Waiter
Board Member
Person of Paris
Standby: Camila Ashland (Gabrielle, Constance) and M'el Dowd (Countess Aurelia)
Understudies: Barbara Blair (The Flowergirl, Person of Paris), Jack Davison (The Waiter), Clifford Fearl (The Chairman of The Board), Charles Karel (The Peddler), Gene Kelton (The Busboy, The Juggler), Zale Kessler (The Sewerman), Merrill Leighton (Nina, The Housewife, Person of Paris), Ty McConnell (Julian), Larry Merritt (The Prospector, The Doorman) and Joe Nelson (Person of Paris)

Mark Hellinger Theatre (Feb 06, 1969 - May 31, 1969)

Cast

Board Member
The Waiter
music by Jerry Herman; lyrics by Jerry Herman
Act 1
Sung By
The Spring of Next Year
The Chairman of The Board, The Prospector and The Corporation
Each Tomorrow Morning
Countess Aurelia and All
I Don't Want to Know
Countess Aurelia
I've Never Said I love You
Nina
Garbage
The Sewerman, Countess Aurelia, Gabrielle, Constance and All
I Don't Want To Know (Ballet)
Entire Comapany
Dear World
Countess Aurelia and All
Act 2
Sung By
Kiss Her Now
Countess Aurelia
Memory
Constance
Pearls
Countess Aurelia and Gabrielle
Dickie
Gabrielle
Voices
Constance
Thoughts
Countess Aurelia
And I Was Beautiful
Countess Aurelia
Each Tomorrow Morning (Reprise)
Julian
One Person
Countess Aurelia and All
Finale
Entire Company

Tony Award®

Best Actress in a Musical

1969 Winner
Angela Lansbury
 

Best Scenic Design

1969 Nominee
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith
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