Annie Get Your Gun

Musical - Revival

Broadway Theatre

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  • Opening Date: September 21, 1966
  • Closing Date: November 26, 1966
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 78

Book: Herbert Fields, Dorothy Fields

Lyrics: Irving Berlin

Music: Irving Berlin


Sharp-shooting country girl Annie Oakley is such a natural with a gun that she ultimately becomes the star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West show — to the consternation of the man she loves but can out-shoot, Frank Butler.


Opening Night Cast

Ethel Merman in Annie Get Your Gun Ethel Merman Annie Oakley
Bruce Yarnell Frank Butler
Harry Bellaver Chief Sitting Bull
Jack Dabdoub in Annie Get Your Gun Jack Dabdoub Major Gordon Lillie (Pawnee Bill)
Jerry Orbach in Annie Get Your Gun Jerry Orbach Charlie Davenport
Rufus Smith Col. Wm. F. Cody (Buffalo Bill)
Benay Venuta Dolly Tate
Kenny Adams Singer
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Herbert Fields Book
Dorothy Fields Dorothy Fields Book
Irving Berlin Irving Berlin Music
Irving Berlin Irving Berlin Lyrics
  Jack Sydow Director
  Danny Daniels Dances and production numbers staged
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1967 Choreography Danny Daniels Nominee
1967 Direction of a Musical Jack Sydow Nominee
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