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Over Here!   

Shubert Theatre, (3/06/1974 - 1/04/1975)
First Preview: Feb 21, 1974 Total Previews: 13
Opening Date: Mar 06, 1974    
Closing Date: Jan 04, 1975 Total Performances: 341

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: Nostalgic reminisces of the home front in World War II - training and entertaining the troops.

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Executive Directors: Irving Goldman, Bernard B. Jacobs, Gerald Schoenfeld) and The Shubert Organization
Produced by Kenneth Waissman and Maxine Fox; Associate Producer: Lou Kramer
Book by Will Holt; Music by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; Musical Director: Joseph Klein; Dance arrangements by Louis St. Louis; Vocal arrangements by Louis St. Louis; Music orchestrated by Michael Gibson and Jim Tyler
Directed by Tom Moore; Choreographed by Patricia Birch
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Carrie F. Robbins; Lighting Design by John Gleason; Sound Design by Jack Shearing
General Manager: Edward H. Davis; Company Manager: Leo K. Cohen
Production Stage Manager: T. Schuyler Smith; Stage Manager: Martha Knight and Stacy McAdams
Musical Coordinator: Louis St. Louis; Big Band Leader: Joseph Klein; Lead Trumpet: Jimmy Sedlar; Lead Saxophone: Bernie Berger; Lead Clarinet: Mike Cavin; Lead Trombone: Harry Di Vito; Drums: Teddy Sommer; Piano / Accordion: Clay Fullum; Bass: Doc Solomon; Saxophone: Harvey Estrin, Michael Schuster and Sol Schlinger; Trombone: Merv Gold, Jack Gale and Vincent Forchetti; Trumpet: Bob Millikan, Jay Brower and Charles Sullivan; Cello: Ruben Rivera; Piano: Hal Schaefer; Percussion: Warren Hard; Guitar / Banjo: Carmen Mastren; Band Chick: Patricia Birch; Band Boy: Louis St. Louis; Musical Supervision & Copying: Mathilde Pincus and Al Miller
Media Design by Stan J. Goldberg and Jean Livingston
General Press Representative: Betty Lee Hunt Associates, Inc.; Press Representative: Harriett Trachtenberg and Maria Pucci; Casting: Otto & Windsor; Dance Captain: John Mineo; Photographer: Friedman-Abeles; Hair Styles by: Randy Coronato
Maxene Andrews
Pauline de Paul
Patty Andrews
Paulette de Paul
MacIntyre Dixon
John Driver
William Griffis
Marilu Henner
Broadway debut
Bette Henritze
John Mineo
William Newman
Ann Reinking
Janie Sell
April Shawhan
Phyllis Somerville
John Travolta
Douglass Watson
Norwin Spokesman
Jim Weston
Treat Williams
Samuel E. Wright
Understudies: Chris Callan (Donna, June, Maggie, Wilma), Chevi Colton (Mitzi, Mother, Paulette de Paul, Pauline de Paul), John Fennessy (Bill, Lucky, Make-out, Misfit, Utah), Jack Naughton (Father, Norwin Spokesman, Rankin, Sarge) and Edmond Wesley (Sam)
Tony Award®
1974 Best Musical [nominee]
Produced by Kenneth Waissman and Maxine Fox
winner 1974 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [winner]
Janie Sell
1974 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Carrie F. Robbins
1974 Best Choreography [nominee]
Patricia Birch
1974 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
Tom Moore
Drama Desk Award
winner 1974 Outstanding Costume Design [winner]
Carrie F. Robbins
winner 1974 Outstanding Set Design [winner]
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt
Theatre World
winner 1974 Award [recipient]
John Driver
winner 1974 Award [recipient]
Ann Reinking
winner 1974 Award [recipient]
Janie Sell
ACT 1 Sung By
The Beat Begins (Overture) The Big Band and Company
Since You're Not Around Make-out and Company
Over Here Paulette de Paul and Pauline de Paul
Buy a Victory Bond Company
My Dream for Tomorrow June and Soldiers
Charlie's Place Pauline de Paul, Maggie, Lucky, The Big Band and Company
Hey Yvette/The Grass Grows Green Spokesman, Rankin and Father
The Good-Time Girl Paulette de Paul and Company
Wait for Me Marlena Mitzi and Company
We Got It Paulette de Paul, Pauline de Paul, Mitzi and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
The Beat Continues (Entre'act) The Big Band and Company
Wartime Wedding Paulette de Paul, Pauline de Paul and Company
Don't Shoot the Hooey to Me, Louie Sam
Where Did the Good Times Go? Paulette de Paul
Dream Drummin/Soft Music Misfit, The Big Band and Company
The Big Beat Paulette de Paul, Pauline de Paul and Mitzi
No Goodbyes Paulette de Paul, Pauline de Paul and Company