MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 26, 1967
Closing Date
Jan 13, 1968
1st Preview
Apr 06, 1967
1st Preview
Apr 06, 1967
Previews
22
Performances
293
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

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Theatres
Martin Beck Theatre
(Apr 26, 1967 - Jan 13, 1968)

Setting
America from the turn of the century until now.

Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (Samuel H. Schwartz)
Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Adolph Green and Betty Comden; Book by Arthur Laurents; Musical Director: Buster Davis; Vocal arrangements by Buster Davis; Music orchestrated by Peter Matz; Dance arrangements by Luther Henderson
Directed by Burt Shevelove; Choreographed by Kevin Carlisle
Scenic Design by William and Jean Eckart; Assistant to the Eckarts: Richard Casler; Costume Design by Irene Sharaff; Assistant to Miss Sharaff: Joseph E. Miller; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser; Hair Design by Ronald De Mann
General Manager: Walter Fried; Company Manager: James Awe
Production Stage Manager: James Gelb; Stage Manager: Ernest Austin; Technical Advisor: John Higgins
Head Copyist: Bill Forman
Press Representative: Merle Debuskey, Violet Welles and Faith Geer; Dance Captain: Alan Weeks; Assistant to Mr. Shevelove: Bill Schelble
Harvey
Leslie Uggams
Broadway debut
Georgina
Calhoun
Bouncer
 
Ensemble
Mrs. Charles
 
Mistress
 
Ethel
 
Dorothy
Ensemble
Princess
Ensemble
Mister Charles
 
Timmy
 
G.I.
Captain Yankee
 
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Director
Brenda
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Sugar Daddy
 
Master
Prince
 
Ensemble
Prover
 
Tap
 
G.I.
Standby: Norma Donaldson (Georgina) and Alma Hubbard (Momma)
Understudies: Nat Gales (Clem), Justin McDonough (Harvey) and Suzanne Rogers (Mary)

Martin Beck Theatre (Apr 26, 1967 - Jan 13, 1968)

Cast

 
G.I.
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Captain Yankee
 
Ensemble
Official
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
G.I.
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
 
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Mrs. Charles
 
Mistress
 
Ethel
 
Dorothy
 
Ensemble
Prover
 
G.I.
Ensemble
Ensemble
Standby: Lincoln Kilpatrick (Clem), Lu Parks (Momma) and Freda Payne (Georgina)
Understudies: Michael Beirne (Harvey), Carol Flemming (Ethel) and Louis Johnson (Tip, Tap)
music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Adolph Green and Betty Comden
Act 1
Sung By
Prologue
Georgina
Back in the Kitchen
Momma
My Own Morning
Georgina
The Slice
Clem and Provers
Farewell, Farewell
Calhoun, Betty Loo, Captain Yankee, Georgina and Harvey
Feet Do Yo' Stuff
Georgina, Chorines, Tip and Tap
Watch My Dust
Clem
Smile, Smile
Clem, Georgina and Momma
Witches' Brew
Georgina, Mary, Ethel and Company
Breadline Dance
Bums
Another Day
Harvey, Clem, Mary and Georgina
I Wanted to Change Him
Georgina
Being Good Isn't Good Enough
Georgina
Act 2
Sung By
Dance Drill
Tip, Tap and G.I.'s
Talking to Yourself
Georgina, Clem and Harvey
Limbo Dance
Night Club Patrons
Hallelujah Baby!
Georgina, Tip and Tap
Not Mine
Harvey
I Don't Know Where She Got It
Momma, Clem and Harvey
Now's the Time
Georgina
Now's the Time (Reprise)
Company

Tony Award®

Best Musical

1968 Winner
Book by Arthur Laurents
Produced by Albert W. Selden, Hal James, Jane C. Nussbaum and Harry Rigby
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Adolph Green and Betty Comden

Best Composer and Lyricist

1968 Winner
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Adolph Green and Betty Comden
 

Best Actor in a Musical

1968 Nominee
Robert Hooks

Best Actress in a Musical

1968 Winner
Leslie Uggams

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

1968 Winner
Lillian Hayman
 

Best Costume Design

1968 Nominee
Costume Design by Irene Sharaff
 

Best Choreography

1968 Nominee
Choreographed by Kevin Carlisle
 

Best Direction of a Musical

1968 Nominee
Directed by Burt Shevelove

Best Producer of a Musical

1968 Winner
Produced by Albert W. Selden, Hal James, Jane C. Nussbaum and Harry Rigby

Theatre World

Award

1967 Recipient
Leslie Uggams
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