MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Mar 15, 1962
Closing Date
Aug 03, 1963
1st Preview
Mar 14, 1962
1st Preview
Mar 14, 1962
Previews
1
Performances
580
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
54th Street Theatre
(Mar 15, 1962 - Sep 29, 1962)
Broadhurst Theatre
(Oct 01, 1962 - Aug 03, 1963)

Setting
Paris, Monte Carlo, Honfleur, Deauville and St. Tropez. The present.

Comments
Originally announced to open March 1, 1962 at the Mark Hellinger Theatre.

Produced by Richard Rodgers; Produced in association with Samuel Taylor
Book by Samuel Taylor; Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Richard Rodgers; Music orchestrated by Ralph Burns; Musical Director: Peter Matz; Dance arrangements by Peter Matz
Directed by Joe Layton; Choreographed by Joe Layton; Associate Choreographer: Buddy Schwab
Scenic Design by David Hays; Costume Design by Fred Voelpel and Donald Brooks; Dresses for Diahann Carroll, Polly Rowles and Bernie Massi designed by Donald Brooks; Lighting Design by David Hays; Hair Design by Ronald De Mann; Prod. Assistant to Mr. Hays: Marvin March; Assistant to Fred Voelpel: E. Oliver Olsen; Sound Technician: Vincent Gilcher
General Manager: Morris Jacobs; Company Manager: Maurice Winters
Production Stage Manager: Charles Atkin; Stage Manager: Fred Smith; Production Supervisor: Jerome Whyte; Assistant Stage Mgr: Harry Clark
Orchestra Personnel Manager: Sol Gusikoff; Assistant Conductor: Milton Greene; Flute: Walter Wegner; Clarinet: Aaron Sachs; Oboe: Ernie Mauro; Trumpet: James Sedlar; Trombone: James Dahl; Drums: Ronnie Bedford; Bassoon: Walter Kane
Press Representative: Frank Goodman, Ben Washer and Arlene Wolf; Dance Captain: Wakefield Poole; Casting: Edward Blum; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates
Barbara Woodruff
David Jordan
Jeanette Valmy
Mike Robinson
Luc Delbert
Louis dePourtal
Comfort O'Connell
Mollie Plummer
Marcello Agnolotti
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Dancer
Gabrielle Bertin
 
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Standby: John Carter (David Jordan, Mike Robinson) and Vi Valesco (Barbara Woodruff)
Understudies: Paul Cambeilh (Louis dePourtal), Ann Hodges (Mollie Plummer, Comfort O'Connell), Diana Hrubetz (Gabrielle Bertin), Alan Johnson (Luc Delbert), Dellas Rennie (Jeanette Valmy) and Calvin von Reinhold (Marcello Agnolotti)

54th Street Theatre (Mar 15, 1962 - Sep 29, 1962)

Cast

Dancer
Jeanette Valmy
Dancer
Dancer
David Jordan
Dancer
Barbara Woodruff
Standby: Vi Velasco (Barbara Woodruff)
Understudies: Dorothy Frank (Gabrielle Bertin) and Gene GeBauer (Marcello Agnolotti)

Broadhurst Theatre (Oct 01, 1962 - Aug 03, 1963)

music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Act 1
Sung By
The Sweetest Sounds
Barbara Woodruff and David Jordan
How Sad
David Jordan
Loads of Love
Barbara Woodruff
The Man Who Has Everything
Louis dePourtal
Be My Host
David Jordan, Comfort O'Connell, Mike Robinson, Luc Delbert, Gabrielle Bertin and Dancers
La La La
Jeanette Valmy and Luc Delbert
You Don't Tell Me
Barbara Woodruff
Love Makes the World Go
Mollie Plummer, Comfort O'Connell and Dancers
Nobody Told Me
David Jordan and Barbara Woodruff
Act 2
Sung By
Look No Further
David Jordan and Barbara Woodruff
Maine
David Jordan and Barbara Woodruff
An Orthodox Fool
Barbara Woodruff
Eager Beaver
Comfort O'Connell, Mike Robinson and Dancers
No Strings
David Jordan and Barbara Woodruff
Maine (Reprise)
Barbara Woodruff and David Jordan
The Sweetest Sounds (Reprise)
David Jordan and Barbara Woodruff

Tony Award®

 

Best Musical

1962 Nominee
Book by Samuel Taylor
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Produced by Richard Rodgers; Produced in association with Samuel Taylor

Best Composer

1962 Winner
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Richard Rodgers
 

Best Actor in a Musical

1962 Nominee
Richard Kiley

Best Actress in a Musical

1962 Winner
Diahann Carroll
 

Best Scenic Design

1962 Nominee
Scenic Design by David Hays
 

Best Costume Design

1962 Nominee
Costume Design by Donald Brooks

Best Choreography

1962 Winner
Choreographed by Joe Layton
 

Best Direction of a Musical

1962 Nominee
Directed by Joe Layton
 

Best Conductor and Musical Director

1962 Nominee
Musical Director: Peter Matz
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