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Tovarich   

Broadway Theatre, (3/18/1963 - 6/08/1963)
Majestic Theatre, (6/10/1963 - 9/28/1963)
Winter Garden Theatre, (10/07/1963 - 11/09/1963)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Mar 18, 1963    
Closing Date: Nov 09, 1963 Total Performances: 264

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Prologue: Russia. Subsequently set in Paris. Late 1920s.


Production Staff [See More]
Produced by Abel Farbman and Sylvia Harris; Produced in association with Joseph Harris; Associate Producer: Monty Shaff
Book by David Shaw; Music by Lee Pockriss; Lyrics by Anne Croswell; Based on the comedy by Robert E. Sherwood and Jacques Deval; Musical Director: Stanley Lebowsky; Vocal arrangements by Stanley Lebowsky; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; "You'll Make an Elegant Butler (I'll Make an Elegant Maid)" by Joan Javits and Philip Springer; Dance music composed by Lee Pockriss; Additional dance music by Dorothea Freitag; Translation of "Tovarich" from the original French of Jacques Deval by Bettina Liebowitz Knapp and Alba della Fazia
Directed by Peter Glenville; Choreographed by Herbert Ross
Production Design by Rolf Gerard; Costume Design by Motley; Lighting Design by John Harvey; Wigs by Bob Kelly; Hair styles by Phil Leto
General Manager: Monty Shaff; Company Manager: Richard Grayson
Production Manager: Jean Barrere; Stage Manager: Harry Young
Head Copyist: Thomas P. Brown; Music Contractor: Emory Davis; Music Preparation: Thomas P. Brown
Fencing Master: George Santelli; Press Representative: Richard Maney and Martin Shwartz; Dance Captain: Tom Abbott; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner and Associates
Cast
Jean-Pierre Aumont
Mikail
Vivien Leigh
Tatiana
George S. Irving
Charles Davis
Louise Kirtland
Grace Davis
Alexander Scourby
Gorotchenko
Louise Troy
Natalia Mayovskaya
Tom Abbott
Ballet Master
Count Yuriev Neglinsky
Dancer
Lorenzo Bianco
Essaul of Cossacks Volinin
Dancer
Antony De Vecci
Prince Dobrynin
Dancer
Alice Evans
Singer
Marion Fels
Princess Dobrynin
Dancer
Carol Flemming
Mme. Muratova
Dancer
Michele Franchi
Baroness Rasumov
Dancer
Katia Geleznova
Baroness Roumel
Dancer
William Glassman
Igor Mondovska
of the Imperial Corps of Cadets
Dancer
Margery Gray
Helen Davis
Harald Horn
The Footman at The Davis Home
Baron General Rosumov
Dancer
Del Horstmann
Singer
Bettye Jenkins
Kukla Katusha
Maria Soukhomine
Dancer
Barney Johnston
Singer
Pat Kelly
Mme. Van Hemert
Princess Mondovska
Singer
Michael Kermoyan
Admiral Boris Soukhomine
Jeff Killion
Singer
Dale Malone
Night Club Singer
General Boruvsky
Singer
Don McHenry
M. Chauffourier-Dubieff
Charlene Mehl
Elena Violinin
Dancer
Rita Metzger
Marina
Singer
Paul Michael
Vassily
Byron Mitchell
George Davis
Barbara Monte
Nadia
Katrina Volinin
Dancer
Will Parkins
Count Rostoff
Dancer
William Reilly
Ivan
Colonel Yarov
Dancer
Barbara Richman
Dancer
Larry Roquemore
Sergei
Prince Ossipovsky
Dancer
Elliott Savage
A Footman at the Grand Ball
Singer
Maggie Task
Louise
Singer
Eleonore Treiber
Mme. Van Steuben
Mme. Boruvsky
Dancer
Joan Trona
Lady Soukhomine
Singer
Gene Varrone
Count Ivan Shamforoff
Standby: Joan Copeland (Tatiana)
Understudies: Carol Flemming (Helen Davis), Del Horstmann (Charles Davis, Gorotchenko, M. Chauffourier-Dubieff), Barney Johnston (Count Ivan Shamforoff), Pat Kelly (Grace Davis, Louise), Michael Kermoyan (Mikail), Jeff Killion (Admiral Boris Soukhomine, M. Chauffourier-Dubieff), Larry Roquemore (George Davis) and Elliott Savage (Vassily)
Tony Award®
winner 1963 Best Actress in a Musical [winner]
Vivien Leigh
1963 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Louise Troy
music by Lee Pockriss; lyrics by Anne Croswell
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
Nitchevo Mikail, Admiral Boris Soukhomine, Count Ivan Shamforoff, Marina, Singers and Dancers
I Go to Bed Mikail
You'll Make an Elegant Butler (I'll Make an Elegant Maid)
(music by Joan Javits and Philip Springer; lyrics by Joan Javits and Philip Springer)
Tatiana
Stuck With Each Other Helen Davis and George Davis
Say You'll Stay Grace Davis and Charles Davis
You Love Me Tatiana and Mikail
Introduction Tango Tatiana, Helen Davis, Mikail and George Davis
That Face Natalia Mayovskaya
Wikes-Barre, Pa. Tatiana and George Davis
No! No! No! Helen Davis and Mikail
A Small Cartel Grace Davis, George Davis and Singers
ACT 2 Sung By
It Used to Be Admiral Boris Soukhomine, Count Ivan Shamforoff, Natalia Mayovskaya and Vassily
Make a Friend Tatiana, Helen Davis, Natalia Mayovskaya, Mikail, George Davis, Admiral Boris Soukhomine, Count Ivan Shamforoff, Sergei and Ivan
The Only One Tatiana
Uh-Oh! Helen Davis and George Davis
Managed Mikail
I Know the Feeling Tatiana
All for You Tatiana and Mikail
Grande Polonaise Helen Davis, Grace Davis, George Davis, Charles Davis and Dancers