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Say, Darling   

ANTA Playhouse, (4/03/1958 - 12/06/1958)
Martin Beck Theatre, (12/08/1958 - 1/17/1959)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Apr 03, 1958    
Closing Date: Jan 17, 1959 Total Performances: 332

Category: Play, Comedy, Play with music, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy about a musical in three acts and fourteen scenes
Setting: Airport in Corn County; Hackett & Snow's Office in the Big City; Stamford; Irene Lovelle's Apartment; New Haven; Idlewild Airport in New York.

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Theatre Owned / Operated by ANTA, Inc.; Managing Director for the ANTA Theatre: Louis A. Lotito
Produced by Jule Styne and Lester Osterman, Jr.; Associate Producer: George Gilbert
Book by Richard Bissell, Abe Burrows and Marian Bissell; Based on the best-selling novel by Richard Bissell; Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Dance arrangements by Peter Howard
Directed by Abe Burrows; Dances by Matt Mattox
Designed by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by Peggy Clark
General Manager: Sylvia Herscher; Business Manager: Michael Goldreyer
Production Stage Manager: Robert Downing; Stage Manager: Daniel S. Broun
At the pianos: Colin Romoff and Peter Howard
Press Representative: John L. Toohey; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Vivian Blaine
Irene Lovelle
Johnny Desmond
Rudy Lorraine
David Wayne
Jack Jordan
Wana Allison
Arlene McKee
Kid in the Show
Gordon B. Clarke
Mr. Schneider
Steve Condos
Sammy Miles
Jerome Cowan
Richard Hackett
Marcella Dodge
Kid in the Show
Robert Downing
Charlie Williams
Constance Ford
Frankie Jordan
Elliott Gould
Earl Jorgeson
Kid in the Show
Mitchell Gregg
Rex Dexter
Peter Howard
Barbara Hoyt
Kid in the Show
Walter Klavun
Morty Krebs
Kelly Leigh
Kid in the Show
Eileen Letchworth
The Secretary
Jack Manning
Pilot Roy Peters
Julie Marlowe
Kid in the Show
Wendell Marshall
Virginia Martin
Cheryl Merrill
Jean Mattox
Jennifer Stevenson
Kid in the Show
Matt Mattox
Boris Reshevsky
Horace McMahon
Schatzie Harris
Charles Morrell
Kid in the Show
Carolyn Morris
Kid in the Show
Robert Morse
Ted Snow
Jack Naughton
Colin Romoff
A Pianist
Richard Tone
Kid in the Show
Calvin von Reinhold
Kid in the Show
Understudies: Gordon B. Clarke (Morty Krebs, Schatzie Harris), Bill Heyer (Rudy Lorraine), Walter Klavun (Richard Hackett), Eileen Letchworth (Frankie Jordan), Jack Manning (Jack Jordan), Virginia Martin (Irene Lovelle), Jack Naughton (Ted Snow) and Richard Tone (Boris Reshevsky)
Tony Award®
1959 Best Featured Actor in a Play [nominee]
Robert Morse
Theatre World
winner 1958 Award [recipient]
Robert Morse
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