Bravo Giovanni

Musical - Original

Broadhurst Theatre

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  • First Preview: May 17, 1962
  • Opening Date: May 19, 1962
  • Closing Date: September 15, 1962
  • Previews: 3
  • Performances: 76

Lyrics: Ronny Graham

Music: Milton Schafer

Book: A. J. Russell


An Italian restaurant owner faces competition from a neighboring chain outlet, which leads him and his cohorts to dig an underground tunnel between the restaurants and steal food from his competitor.


Opening Night Cast

Cesare Siepi Giovanni Venturi
Michele Lee in Bravo Giovanni Michele Lee Miranda
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Opening Night Production Credits

  A. J. Russell Book
  Milton Schafer Music
  Ronny Graham Lyrics
  Stanley Prager Director
  Carol Haney Choreographer
  Robert Randolph Scenic Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1963 Choreography Carol Haney Nominee
1963 Composer and Lyricist Milton Schafer
Ronny Graham
1963 Conductor and Musical Director Anton Coppola Nominee
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