Minskoff Theatre, (11/06/1975 - 12/28/1975)

Opening Date: Nov 06, 1975
Closing Date: Dec 28, 1975
Total Previews: 3
Total Performances: 42

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: In and around Yonkers and New York City.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Operated by Theatre Now, Inc.

Produced by Robert Cherin; Produced in association with Theatre Now, Inc.

Originally directed and choreographed by Gower Champion

Book by Michael Stewart; Music by Jerry Herman; Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Based on the play "The Matchmaker" by Thornton Wilder; Musical Director: Al Cavaliere

Directed by Lucia Victor; Dances recreated by Jack Craig

Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costumes Supervised by Robert Pusilo; Lighting Design by John Gleason

General Manager: Theatre Now, Inc., William C. Cohen, Edward H. Davis and Norman E. Rothstein

Production Stage Manager: Kenneth Porter; Stage Manager: Robert Vandergriff; Assistant Stage Mgr: Richard Maxon; Production Supervisor: Mitch Miller

General Press Representative: Betty Lee Hunt Associates, Inc.; Dance Captain: Ron Crofoot; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company

Opening Night Cast

Pearl BaileyMrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi
Billy DanielsHorace Vandergelder
Guy AllenEnsemble
Sally BenoitEnsemble
Lisa BrownDance Alternate
Don ColemanEnsemble
Ron CrofootDance Alternate
Richard DoddEnsemble
Terrence EmanuelCornelius Hackl
Chip FieldsMinnie Fay
Grenoldo FrazierBarnaby Tucker
Terry GeneEnsemble
Pat GideonEnsemble
Ray GilbertCourt Clerk
Ann GivinEnsemble
Charles GoeddertzEnsemble
Ted GoodridgeJudge
Birdie M. HaleMrs. Rose
Karen HubbardHorse
Gwen HumbleEnsemble
Clark JamesEnsemble
Eulaulá JenningsEnsemble
Kathy JenningsHorse
James Kennon-WilsonEnsemble
Mary LouiseIrene Molloy
Richard MaxonEnsemble
Francie MendenhallEnsemble
Charles NealEnsemble
Howard PorterAmbrose Kemper
Jimmy RiversEnsemble
Ken RogersEnsemble
Bessye Ruth ScottErnestina
Sachi ShimizuEnsemble
David StallerEnsemble
Teddy WilliamsEnsemble
Jonathan WynneRudolph

Understudies: Guy Allen (Judge, Rudolph), Lisa Brown (Ernestina, Mrs. Rose), Don Coleman (Court Clerk), Pat Gideon (Irene Molloy), Ted Goodridge (Horace Vandergelder), Birdie M. Hale (Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi), Gwen Humble (Minnie Fay), Eulaulá Jennings (Ermengarde), Ken Rogers (Ambrose Kemper), Teddy Williams (Barnaby Tucker) and Jonathan Wynne (Cornelius Hackl)


music by Jerry Herman; lyrics by Jerry Herman

ACT 1 Sung By
I Put My Hand InMrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi and Company
It Takes A WomanHorace Vandergelder and The Instant Glee Club
Put On Your Sunday ClothesCornelius Hackl, Barnaby Tucker, Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi, Ambrose Kemper and Ermengarde
Put On Your Sunday Clothes (Reprise) Passengers
Ribbons Down My BackIrene Molloy
MotherhoodMrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi, Horace Vandergelder, Irene Molloy, Minnie Fay, Cornelius Hackl and Barnaby Tucker
DancingMrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi, Cornelius Hackl, Barnaby Tucker, Minnie Fay, Irene Molloy and Dancers
Before the Parade Passes ByMrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi, Horace Vandergelder and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
EleganceIrene Molloy, Cornelius Hackl, Minnie Fay and Barnaby Tucker
The Waiter's GallopRudolph and Waiters
Hello, Dolly!Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi, Rudolph, Waiters and Cooks
The Polka ContestAmbrose Kemper, Ermengarde, Irene Molloy, Cornelius Hackl, Minnie Fay, Barnaby Tucker and Contestants
It Only Takes a MomentCornelius Hackl, Irene Molloy, Prisoners and Policeman
So Long DearieMrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi
Hello, Dolly! (Reprise) Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi and Horace Vandergelder
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