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Martin Beck Theatre, (10/17/1957 - 11/16/1957)

Opening Date: Oct 17, 1957
Closing Date: Nov 16, 1957
Total Performances: 36

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts
Setting: In and around the island of Manhattan.

Opening Night Production Staff

Produced by Lyn Austin and Thomas Noyes; Produced in association with Anderson Lawler

Book by Ellen Violett and David Craig; Music by David Baker; Lyrics by David Craig; Musical Director: Maurice Levine; Vocal arrangements by Maurice Levine; Music orchestrated by Ralph Burns; Dance arrangements by John Morris

Directed by Marc Daniels; Choreographed by Anna Sokolow

Scenic Design by William and Jean Eckart; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by William and Jean Eckart

General Manager: Richard Horner; Company Manager: Norman Maibaum

Production Stage Manager: Jean Barrere; Stage Manager: Harry Young and Beau Tilden

Press Representative: Barry Hyams

Opening Night Cast

Nancy WalkerKatey O'Shea
Dorothy AullPolicewoman
Singer
Shawneequa BakerDancer
Eve BeckDancer
Alan BunceCaptain
Michele BurkeEthel Potts
Kevin CarlisleExpert
Dancer
Peter ConlowBrains
Judith CoyDancer
Anita DencksDancer
John DorrinExpert
Rookie Cop
Singer
Norma DouglasBrawn
Jeff DuncanExpert
Dancer
Laurie FranksSinger
Kate FriedlichDancer
Ernie FurtadoProfessor
David GoldExpert
Roderick
Dancer
Bette GrahamProfessor's Girl
Policewoman
Singer
Sam GreeneExpert
Rookie Cop
Singer
Buzz HallidaySinger
Ellen HubelDancer
Hank JonesLimey
Joy LanePolicewoman
Woman in the Window
Singer
Bruce MacKaySergeant
Singer
Donald McKayleDancer
Doreen McLeanMrs. Morphky
Byron MitchellExpert
Piggy
Singer
Larry MitchellRookie Cop
Singer
Jack MooreRookie Cop
Dancer
Willard NagelDancer
Alice NunnMrs. Zimmer
Stan PapichExpert
Boy
Dancer
Alice PearcePrincipal
Harold PiersonDancer
Coco RamirezDancer
Tina RamirezDancer
Frank RehakTraintime
Michael RobertsMr. Morphky
Rookie Cop
Guard
Singer
Doug RogersSlam
Bob RomanExpert
Rookie Cop
Singer
Evelyn RussellMary Potts
Joanne SpillerSinger
Ella ThompsonDancer
Beau TildenCommissioner
Clyde TurnerInstructor
Singer
Benay VenutaEstelle O'Shea
Elton J. WarrenLimey's Wife
Singer
Elmarie WendelSlam's Girl
Singer
Dick WilliamsGeorge
Nat WrightRookie Cop
Singer

Understudies: Dorothy Aull (Katey O'Shea), Kevin Carlisle (Brains), Buzz Halliday (Brawn), Doreen McLean (Estelle O'Shea), Alice Nunn (Principal), Michael Roberts (Captain), Doug Rogers (George) and Joanne Spiller (Ethel Potts, Mary Potts)

Songs

music by David Baker; lyrics by David Craig

ACT 1 Sung By
Career GuidanceCareer Guides and Katey O'Shea
Wearing of the BlueKatey O'Shea and Company
I Need All the Help I Can GetKatey O'Shea
Cool Combo MamboThe Kids
You Walked OutGeorge
Cool CredoGeorge, Katey O'Shea, Combo, Berdannies and Kids
Bringing Up DaughterEstelle O'Shea
Don't Look NowKatey O'Shea, George and Dancers
Baby's Baby (Dance by Bob Fosse)Brawn, Brains and Dancers
You Walked Out (Reprise) Katey O'Shea
ACT 2 Sung By
Call the PoliceKatey O'Shea and Policewoman
Unmistakable SignKatey O'Shea and Estelle O'Shea
Why Her?George
Me and LoveKatey O'Shea
Remember the DancingCompany
Hong KongEstelle O'Shea and Company
Argentine TangoPrincipal and Captain
Sweet WilliamEstelle O'Shea and Company
Don't Look Now (Reprise) George
Little WomanKatey O'Shea
Call the Police (Reprise) Entire Company
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