The Fig Leaves Are Falling

Musical - Original

Broadhurst Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 2, 1969
  • Closing Date: January 6, 1969
  • Previews: 17
  • Performances: 4

Music: Albert Hague

Lyrics: Allan Sherman

Book: Allan Sherman


A middle-aged man leaves his wife and suburban family for a fling with a sexually liberated younger woman.


Opening Night Cast

Jay Barney Mr. Mittleman
David Cassidy in The Fig Leaves Are Falling David Cassidy Billy
Kenneth Kimmins Charley Montgomery
Dorothy Loudon in The Fig Leaves Are Falling Dorothy Loudon Lillian Stone
Marilyne Mason Mimsy
Barry Nelson Harry Stone
Jenny O'Hara Pookie Chapman
Louise Quick Cecelia
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Allan Sherman Book
  Albert Hague Music
  Allan Sherman Lyrics
George Abbott George Abbott Director
  Eddie Gasper Choreographer
  William and Jean Eckart Scenic Design
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1969 Outstanding Performance Dorothy Loudon Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1969 Actress in a Musical Dorothy Loudon Nominee
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