MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 09, 1972
Closing Date
Jun 23, 1973
1st Preview
Mar 29, 1972
1st Preview
Mar 29, 1972
Previews
14
Performances
505
MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Majestic Theatre
(Apr 09, 1972 - Jun 23, 1973)

Setting
1931. Chicago, Miami and in between.

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by David Merrick
Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Bob Merrill; Book by Peter Stone; From the screenplay "Some Like It Hot" by I.A.L. Diamond and Billy Wilder; Based on a story by Robert Thoeren; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Dance arrangements by John Berkman; Musical Director: Elliot Lawrence; Vocal arrangements by Elliot Lawrence
Directed by Gower Champion; Choreographed by Gower Champion; Associate Choreographer: Bert Michaels
Scenic Design by Robin Wagner; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein; Hair Styles by Joe Tubens; Make-Up Design by Joe Cranzano; Assistant to Mr. Colt: Domingo Rodriguez; Assistant to Mr. Aronstein: Lawrence Metzler
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: Vince McKnight
Production Stage Manager: Charles Blackwell; Stage Manager: Henry Velez; Assistant Stage Mgr: Bob St. Clair
Supervisor Music Copyist: Thomas Brown; Music Contractor: Elliot Lawrence
Press Representative: Sandra Manley and Harvey B. Sabinson; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson and Fred Golden; Production Associate: Samuel Liff; Dance Captain: Sandra Brewer; Assistant to Mr. Merrick: Helen Nickerson; Casting: Geri Windsor; Photographer: Martha Swope
Jerry
Osgood Fielding, Jr.
Sugar Kane
Sweet Sue
Cabdriver
 
"Chicago" Singer
 
Knuckles's Gang
Bass
Society Syncopater
 
Sunbather
Bellboy
 
Spats's Gang
Spats's Gang
Train Conductor
 
"Chicago" Singer
Saxophone
Society Syncopater
 
Sunbather
Knuckles Norton
 
"Chicago" Singer
Swing Dancer
 
Saxophone
Society Syncopater
 
Sunbather
Spats Palazzo
Piano
Society Syncopater
Spats's Gang
Trombone
Society Syncopater
Spats's Gang
Drums
Society Syncopater
Poker Player
 
"Chicago" Singer
Spats's Gang
Sunbather
Bienstock
Trumpet
Society Syncopater
Saxophone
Society Syncopater
 
Sunbather
Sunbather
Knuckles's Gang
Spats's Gang
Knuckles's Gang
Saxophone
Society Syncopater
 
Sunbather
"Chicago" Singer
Knuckles's Gang
Spats's Gang
Trumpet
Society Syncopater
Sunbather
Trombone
Society Syncopater
Saxophone
Society Syncopater

Majestic Theatre (Apr 09, 1972 - Jun 23, 1973)

Cast

Knuckles's Gang
Sugar Kane
 
Drums
Society Syncopater
Union Contractor
Trumpet
Society Syncopater
Saxophone
Society Syncopater
Knuckles's Gang
 
"Chicago" Singer
Bass
Society Syncopater
Spats's Gang
Cabdriver
Saxophone
Society Syncopater
Trumpet
Society Syncopater
 
Olga
Dolores
music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Bob Merrill
Act 1
Sung By
Windy City Marmelade
Sweet Sue and All Girl Band
Penniless Bums
Jerry, Joe and Unemployed Musicians
Tear the Town Apart
Spats's Gang
The Beauty That Drives Men Mad
Jerry and Joe
We Could Be Close
Jerry and Sugar Kane
Sun on My Face
Jerry, Joe, Sugar Kane, Sweet Sue, Bienstock and Ensemble
November Song
Millionaires and Osgood Fielding, Jr.
Sugar
Jerry and Joe
Act 2
Sung By
Hey, Why Not!
Sugar Kane and Ensemble
Beautiful Through and Through
Osgood Fielding, Jr. and Jerry
What Do You Give to a Man Who's Had Everything?
Joe and Sugar Kane
Magic Night's
Jerry
It's Always Love
Joe
When You Meet a Man in Chicago
Jerry, Joe, Sugar Kane, Sweet Sue, All Girl Band and Chorus Line

Tony Award®

 

Best Musical

1973 Nominee
Produced by David Merrick
 

Best Actor in a Musical

1973 Nominee
Robert Morse
 

Best Choreography

1973 Nominee
Choreographed by Gower Champion
 

Best Direction of a Musical

1973 Nominee
Directed by Gower Champion

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Performance

1972 Winner
Robert Morse

Theatre World

Award

1972 Recipient
Elaine Joyce
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