Top Banana

Musical - Original

Winter Garden Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: November 1, 1951
  • Closing Date: October 4, 1952
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 350

Lyrics: Johnny Mercer

Music: Johnny Mercer

Opening Night Cast

Phil Silvers Jerry Biffle
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Opening Night Production Credits

  H. S. Kraft Book
  Johnny Mercer Music
  Johnny Mercer Lyrics
  Jack Donohue Director
  Ron Feitcher Choreographer
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1952 Actor in a Musical Phil Silvers Winner
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