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How Now, Dow Jones   

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, (12/07/1967 - 6/15/1968)
First Preview: Nov 21, 1967 Total Previews: 19
Opening Date: Dec 07, 1967    
Closing Date: Jun 15, 1968 Total Performances: 220

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The present. New York City.


Production Staff [See More]
Produced by David Merrick; Produced by arrangement with Edwin H. Morris & Co.; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
Music by Elmer Bernstein; Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh; Book by Max Shulman; Musical Director: Peter Howard; Vocal arrangements by Peter Howard; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang
Directed by George Abbott; Choreographed by Gillian Lynne
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Robert Mackintosh; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein; Hair Design by Joe Tubens
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: Richard Highley
Production Stage Manager: Charles Blackwell; Stage Manager: Henry Velez
Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek; Copyist: Thomas Brown
Costumes Executed by Barbara Matera Ltd.; General Press Representative: Lee Solters and Harvey B. Sabinson; Press Representative: David Powers; Advertising: Fred Golden; Dance Captain: Patricia Cope; Casting: Mitchell Erickson
Cast
Martin Ambrose
Jones
Singer
Oscar Anthony
Dancer
Linnea Chandler
Dancer
James Congdon
Herbert
Joel Conrad
Dancer
Patricia Cope
Dancer
Leigh Curran
Singer
Jennifer Darling
Sue Ellen
Patti Davis
Judy Evans
Singer
Sally De May
Mrs. Harris
Frank DeSal
Tycoon
Customers' Man
Dancer
Lois Etelman
Dancer
Rex Everhart
Bradbury
Bill Gibbens
Singer
Bob Gorman
Nichols
Tycoon
Customers' Man
Singer
Maria Hero
Singer
Cyndi Howard
Dancer
Arthur Hughes
A. K.
Barnard Hughes
Senator McFetridge
Yanco Inone
Dancer
Charlotte Jones
Mrs. Millhauser
John Joy
Tycoon
Customers' Man
Singer
Lucie Lancaster
Mrs. Callahan
Eileen Lawlor
Dancer
Debra Lyman
Dancer
Marlyn Mason
Kate
Joe McGrath
Broker
Singer
Jack Murray
Singer
Alexander Orfaly
Wally
Tycoon
Singer
Anna Pagan
Singer
Diana Quijano
Dancer
George Ramos
Dancer
Sally Ransone
Dancer
Anthony Roberts
Charley
Ron Schwinn
Lion
Dancer
Hiram Sherman
Wingate
Stanley Simmonds
Dow
Francesca Smith
Mrs. Ragosa
Sammy Smith
Dr. Gilman
Doug Spingler
Customers' Man
Dancer
Ron L. Steinbeck
Dancer
Fran Stevens
Mrs. Klein
Dixie Stewart
Singer
Pat Trott
Dancer
Tommy Tune
Waiter
Brenda Vaccaro
Cynthia
Mara Worth
Singer
Standby: Lester James (Charley)
Understudies: Martin Ambrose (Senator McFetridge), Patricia Cope (Sue Ellen), Leigh Curran (Cynthia), Maria Hero (Kate), Alexander Orfaly (Wingate), Stanley Simmonds (A. K., Dr. Gilman) and Fran Stevens (Mrs. Millhauser)
Tony Award®
1968 Best Musical [nominee]
Book by Max Shulman; Music by Elmer Bernstein; Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh; Produced by David Merrick
1968 Best Composer and Lyricist [nominee]
Music by Elmer Bernstein; Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
1968 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Anthony Roberts
1968 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Brenda Vaccaro
winner 1968 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Hiram Sherman
1968 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
George Abbott
music by Elmer Bernstein; lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
ACT 1 Sung By
A-B-C Cynthia, Tourists and Wall Streeters
The Don't Make 'em Like That Anymore Kate and Cynthia
Live a Little Charley, Kate and New Yorkers
The Pleasure's About To Be Mine Charley and Kate
Walk Away Kate
A Little Investigation Wingate, Senator McFetridge, Dow, Jones and Tycoons
Goodbye, Failure, Goodbye Charley, Customers' Men and Brokers
Step to the Rear Charley, Mrs. Millhauser, Widows and Ensemble
Shakespeare Lied Kate, Cynthia and Dr. Gilman
Big Trouble Kate
ACT 2 Sung By
Credo Dr. Gilman, Mrs. Klein, Widows and New Yorkers
One of Those Moments Kate
Big Trouble (Reprise) Wingate and Tycoons
He's Here Cynthia
Touch and Go Charley
Panic Entire Cast
Touch and Go Kate
That's Good Enough For Me Entire Cast
   
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