Hello, Dolly!

Musical - Revival

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: March 1, 1978
  • Opening Date: March 5, 1978
  • Closing Date: July 9, 1978
  • Previews: 5
  • Performances: 147

Lyrics: Jerry Herman

Music: Jerry Herman

Book: Michael Stewart


A meddlesome matchmaker brings together the young clerk of a wealthy Yonkers merchant and his assistant with a widowed milliner and her assistant, while making sure she herself gets to marry the merchant, in Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart's musical adaptation of Thornton Wilder's The Matchmaker.


Opening Night Cast

Carol Channing in Hello, Dolly! Carol Channing Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi
Eddie Bracken Horace Vandergelder
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Opening Night Production Credits

Michael Stewart Michael Stewart Book
Jerry Herman Jerry Herman Music
Jerry Herman Jerry Herman Lyrics
  Lucia Victor Director
Gower Champion Gower Champion Original production directed and choreographed
  Jack Craig Choreographer
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Theatre World Award Florence Lacey Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1978 Actor in a Musical Eddie Bracken Nominee
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