Musical - Original

Broadway Theatre (March 18, 1963 - June 08, 1963)
Majestic Theatre (June 10, 1963 - September 28, 1963)
Winter Garden Theatre (October 07, 1963 - November 09, 1963)
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  • Opening Date: March 18, 1963
  • Closing Date: November 9, 1963
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 264

Music: Lee Pockriss

Lyrics: Anne Croswell

Book: David Shaw


Two refugees from the Russian aristocracy become a maid and butler for an American family living in Paris, charming the children as they dodge a Soviet Commissar on their trail, in this musical adaptation of Robert E. Sherwood and Jacques Deval's play.


Opening Night Cast

Jean-Pierre Aumont Mikail
Vivien Leigh in Tovarich Vivien Leigh Tatiana
George S. Irving Charles Davis
Louise Kirtland Grace Davis
Alexander Scourby Gorotchenko
Louise Troy Natalia Mayovskaya
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Bettina Liebowitz Knapp Translation from the original French of Jacques Deval
  Alba della Fazia Translation from the original French of Jacques Deval
  David Shaw Book
  Lee Pockriss Music
  Anne Croswell Lyrics
  Peter Glenville Director
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1963 Actress in a Musical Vivien Leigh Winner
1963 Featured Actress in a Musical Louise Troy Nominee
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