Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, (11/13/1965 - 6/11/1966)

First Preview: Oct 20, 1965
Opening Date: Nov 13, 1965
Closing Date: Jun 11, 1966
Total Previews: 22
Total Performances: 248

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: In and around a large skyscraper and a small brownstone in New York City. Yesterday.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Max Stahl and Stanley Stahl; Theatre Supervisor: Arthur Rubin; Lunt-Fontanne Theatre Manager: Leonard Soloway

Produced by Feuer & Martin

Book by Peter Stone; Music by James Van Heusen; Lyrics by Sammy Cahn; Based on "Dream Girl" by Elmer Rice; Musical Director: John Lesko; Music orchestrated by Fred Werner; Dance arrangements by Marvin Laird

Directed by Cy Feuer; Choreographed by Michael Kidd

Scenic Design by Robert Randolph; Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge; Lighting Design by Robert Randolph; Hair Design by D. Rusty Bonaccorso

Business Manager: Donald Loze; Company Manager: Milton M. Pollack

Production Stage Manager: Phil Friedman; Stage Manager: Jack Leigh

Head Copyist: Irving Raymond; Orchestra Personnel: Henry Topper; Associate Conductor: Fred Manzella

General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey; Press Representative: Violet Welles and Lawrence Belling; Dance Supervisor: Merritt Thompson; Photographer: Frank Derbas

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Opening Night Cast

Julie HarrisGeorgina
Peter L. MarshallTimothy Bushman
Charles Nelson ReillyRoger Summerhill
Donald BurrMr. Allerton
Nancy CushmanMrs. Allerton
Rex EverhartStanley
Dick O'NeillHerbert Bushman
Lesley StewartCharlotte
John AnaniaHarry the Waiter
Ken AyersCab Driver
Barbara BeckDancer
Eleanor BergquistSinger
Burt BierMayor
Walter P. BrownJazz Musician
Trudy CarsonDancer
Ray ChabeauDancer
Pola ChapellePaola
Appeared in film sequence only
Marilyn CharlesDancer
Georgia CreightonWoman Customer
Ceil DelliSecond Woman Customer
Suzanne FranceDancer
Gene GavinDancer
Ellen GraffDancer
Christian GreyPhotographer
Curtis HoodDancer
Lauren JonesDancer
Gene KeltonDancer
Maryann KerrickSinger
Ray KirchnerDancer
Richard KorthazeDoctor
Darrell NotaraDancer
Randy PhillipsSinger
Renata PowersDancer
Casper RoosSinger
Paul SorvinoFrancesco
Appeared in film sequence only
Bill StarrDancer
Kent ThomasDancer

Standby: Lesley Stewart (Georgina)

Understudies: John Anania (Stanley), Burt Bier (Herbert Bushman), Georgia Creighton (Mrs. Allerton), Christian Grey (Roger Summerhill), Maryann Kerrick (Charlotte), Randy Phillips (Timothy Bushman) and Casper Roos (Mr. Allerton)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1966 Best Musical [nominee] 

Book by Peter Stone; Music by James Van Heusen; Lyrics by Sammy Cahn; Produced by Feuer & Martin

 1966 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 

Julie Harris

 1966 Best Scenic Design [nominee] 

Robert Randolph

 1966 Best Choreography [nominee] 

Michael Kidd

 1966 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 

Cy Feuer


music by James Van Heusen; lyrics by Sammy Cahn

ACT 1 Sung By
Occasional Flight of FancyGeorgina and Officials
Run For Your LifeTimothy Bushman and Herbert Bushman
Local 403Stanley, Construction Workers and Girls
OppositesGeorgina and Timothy Bushman
Run For Your Life (Reprise) Timothy Bushman
Just the CrustRoger Summerhill and Herbert Bushman
Everybody Has a Right to Be WrongGeorgina and Timothy Bushman
Everybody Has a Right to Be Wrong (Reprise) Georgina
Wrong!Georgina, Mrs. Allerton, Charlotte and Customers
The AuctionCustomers
Occasional Flight of Fancy (Reprise) Georgina
ACT 2 Sung By
The GaietyCustomers
More Than One WayTimothy Bushman and Construction Workers
Haute CoutureStanley, Models and Construction Workers
Don't WorryRoger Summerhill and Herbert Bushman
Don't Worry (Reprise) Georgina and Roger Summerhill
I'll Only Miss Her When I Think of HerTimothy Bushman
Spare That BuildingGeorgina, Timothy Bushman, Roger Summerhill and Company

Replacement/Transfer Info

The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

(11/13/1965 - 6/11/1966)


Scott Hunter
Michael Vita

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