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Pal Joey   

Circle in the Square Theatre, (6/27/1976 - 8/29/1976)
First Preview: May 29, 1976 Total Previews: 33
Opening Date: Jun 27, 1976    
Closing Date: Aug 29, 1976 Total Performances: 73

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A Musical Comedy in Two Acts
Setting: Chicago, in the late 1930s.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Circle in the Square (under the direction of Theodore Mann and Paul Libin)
Produced by Circle in the Square (Theodore Mann: Artistic Director; Paul Libin: Managing Director)
Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart; Book by John O'Hara; Music orchestrated by Michael Gibson; Musical Director: Scott Oakley
Directed by Theodore Mann; Choreographed by Margo Sappington; Additional Dance Arrangements by Scott Oakley
Scenic Design by John J. Moore; Costume Design by Arthur Boccia; Lighting Design by Ron Wallace; Hair Design by Roberto Fernandez
Company Manager: William Conn
Production Stage Manager: Randall Brooks; Stage Manager: James Bernardi
Assistant Conductor: Scott Oakley; Musical Coordinator: Earl Shendell
Circle in the Square General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey; Circle in the Square Press Representative: Susan L. Schulman; Dance Captain: Denny Martin Flinn; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson; Assistant to the Managing Director: Alan Wasser; Assistant to the Artistic Director: Pat McCorkle; Photographer: Inge Morath
Dixie Carter
Melba Snyder
Christopher Chadman
Replaced Edward Villella in previews
Joey Evans
(Jun 08, 1976 - Aug 29, 1976)
Joan Copeland
Replaced Eleanor Parker in previews
Vera Simpson
(Jun 09, 1976 - Aug 29, 1976)
Janie Sell
Gladys Bumps
Joe Sirola
Ludlow Lowell
Gail Benedict
Austin Colyer
Murphy Cross
Boni Enten
Linda English
Ralph Farnworth
Commissioner O'Brien
Denny Martin Flinn
Waldo the Waiter
Harold Gary
Mike Spears
Deborah Geffner
Marilu Henner
David Hodo
Michael Leeds
Rosamond Lynn
Adam Petroski
The Tenor
Kenn Scalice
Delivery Boy
Terri Treas
The Kid
Swings: Lisa Brown and Richard Dodd
Understudies: Gail Benedict (Linda English), Austin Colyer (Commissioner O'Brien, Louis), Ralph Farnworth (Ludlow Lowell, Mike Spears), Marilu Henner (Gladys Bumps) and Rosamond Lynn (Melba Snyder)
Drama Desk Award
1977 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Joan Copeland
ACT 1 Sung By
You Mustn't Kick It Around Joey Evans, Gladys Bumps, Boys and Girls
I Could Write A Book Joey Evans and Linda English
Chicago Girls
That Terrific Rainbow Gladys Bumps, Victor, Boys and Girls
What Is A Man? Vera Simpson
Happy Hunting Horn Joey Evans, Kid, Victor, Dancers, Boys and Girls
Bewitched, Bothered, Bewildered Vera Simpson
Pal Joey Joey Evans
ACT 2 Sung By
The Flower Garden of My Heart The Tenor, Gladys Bumps, Dancer, Boys and Girls
Zip Melba Snyder
Plant You Now, Dig You Later Gladys Bumps, Dancer, Boys and Girls
In Our Little Den (of Iniquity) Vera Simpson and Joey Evans
A Dance Rehearsal Boys and Girls
Do It The Hard Way Joey Evans
Take Him Linda English and Vera Simpson