The Girl Who Came to Supper

Musical - Original

Broadway Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: December 5, 1963
  • Opening Date: December 8, 1963
  • Closing Date: March 14, 1964
  • Previews: 4
  • Performances: 112

Lyrics: Noël Coward

Music: Noël Coward

Book: Harry Kurnitz


An American chorus girl in London has a brief affair with a visiting Prince Regent from the Balkans on the eve of George V's coronation, in Noel Coward and Harry Kurnitz's musical adaptation of Terrence Rattigan's play The Sleeping Prince.


Opening Night Cast

José Ferrer Grand Duke Charles
Florence Henderson in The Girl Who Came to Supper Florence Henderson Mary Morgan
Irene Brown Queen Mother
Tessie O'Shea Ada Cockle
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Harry Kurnitz Book
Noël Coward Noël Coward Music
Noël Coward Noël Coward Lyrics
  Joe Layton Staging
  Oliver Smith Scenic Design
Irene Sharaff Irene Sharaff Costume Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1964 Author of a Musical Noël Coward
Harry Kurnitz
1964 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Irene Sharaff Nominee
1964 Featured Actress in a Musical Tessie O'Shea Winner
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