MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 20, 1954
Closing Date
Feb 26, 1955
Performances
152
MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Winter Garden Theatre
(Oct 20, 1954 - Feb 26, 1955)

Setting
The Nursery of the Darling Residence, Neverland, Marooner's Rock, The Home Underground, The Pirate Ship.

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Richard Halliday
Originally produced by Edwin Lester
Based on the play by James M. Barrie; Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh; Music by Mark Charlap; Additional music by Jule Styne; Additional lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Incidental music by Elmer Bernstein and Trude Rittman; Music orchestrated by Albert Sendrey
Directed by Jerome Robbins; Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Motley; Lighting Design by Peggy Clark; Assistant to Motley: Riley Thorne and Terrie Youngerman
General Manager: Herman Bernstein
Production Manager: Michael Jeffrey; Production Stage Manager: Robert Linden; Stage Manager: Walter Neal; Assistant Stage Mgr: Frank Roberts
Conducted by Louis Adrian; Music Contractor: Sol Gusikoff
Flying Effect by Joseph Kirby; Flying Supervisor: Peter Foy
Assistant to the Director: Mary Hunter; Asst. to the Choreographer: Robert Tucker; Technical Director: Richard Rodda; Press Representative: Michel Mok; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Peter Pan
Mr. Darling
 
Captain Hook
Indian
Slightly
Wendy (Grown Up)
 
Pirate
Indian
2nd Twin
Mrs. Darling
John Darling
Indian
Tiger Lily
Noodler
 
Pirate
Kangaroo
 
Indian
Pirate
Mr. Smee
Pirate
Wendy Darling
 
Jane
Indian
Tinkerbell
Recorded voice only
 
Crocodile
Michael Darling
1st Twin
Ostrich
 
Indian
Tootles
 
Pirate
Gentleman Starkey
 
Pirate
Mullins
 
Pirate
 
Indian
Swing: Ronnie Lee
Understudies: Ann Connolly (Mrs. Darling), Heller Halliday (Jane, Wendy Darling), John Holland (Captain Hook, Mr. Darling), Ronnie Lee (Crocodile), George Loke (Indian), Suzanne Luckey (Liza), Robert Piper (Mr. Smee) and Robert Tucker (Pirate)

Winter Garden Theatre (Oct 20, 1954 - Feb 26, 1955)

Cast

Kangaroo
Jukes
 
Pirate
Wendy (Grown Up)
Kangaroo
Pirate
Indian
1st Twin
Understudies: Carle Erbele (Indian), John Morris (Tinkerbell) and John Smith (Lost Boy)
music by Moose Charlap; lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
(Unless otherwise noted)
Act 1
Sung By
Tender Shepherd
Mrs. Darling, Wendy Darling, John Darling and Michael Darling
I've Got to Crow
Peter Pan
Neverland
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Peter Pan
I'm Flying
Peter Pan, Wendy Darling, John Darling and Michael Darling
Act 2
Sung By
Pirate Song
Captain Hook and Pirates
A Princely Scheme
Captain Hook and Pirates
Indians!
Tiger Lily and Indians
Wendy
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Peter Pan and Boys
Another Princely Scheme
Captain Hook and Pirates
Neverland Waltz
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Liza
I Won't Grow Up
Peter Pan and Boys
Mysterious Lady
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Peter Pan and Captain Hook
Ugg-a-Wugg
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Peter Pan, Tiger Lily, Children and Indians
The Pow-Wow Polka
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Peter Pan, Tiger Lily, Children and Indians
Distant Melody
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Peter Pan
Act 3
Sung By
To the Ship
Peter Pan and Company
Hook's Waltz
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Captain Hook and Pirates
The Battle
Peter Pan, Captain Hook and Company
I've Got to Crow (Reprise)
Peter Pan, Liza and Company
Tender Shepherd (Reprise)
Wendy Darling, John Darling and Michael Darling
I Won't Grow Up (Reprise)
The Darling Family and Lost Boys
Neverland (Reprise)
(music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green)
Peter Pan

Tony Award®

Best Actress in a Musical

1955 Winner
Mary Martin

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

1955 Winner
Cyril Ritchard

Stage Technician

1955 Winner
Technical Crew: Richard Rodda
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