Where's Charley?

Musical - Revival

Circle in the Square Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: November 29, 1974
  • Opening Date: December 19, 1974
  • Closing Date: February 23, 1975
  • Previews: 20
  • Performances: 78

Lyrics: Frank Loesser

Music: Frank Loesser

Book: George Abbott

Synopsis

An Oxford student is forced to dress in drag as his own aunt, visiting from Brazil, when she does not appear in time to chaperone him, his friends, and their beloveds. Romantic, farcical complications ensue in Frank Loesser and George Abbott's musical adaptation of Brandon Thomas's play Charley's Aunt.

 

Opening Night Cast

Tom Aldredge in Where's Charley? Tom Aldredge Mr. Spettigue
Louis Beachner Brassett
Pamela Burrell in Where's Charley? Pamela Burrell Young Lady
Jacqueline Clark Young Lady
Dennis Cooley Student
Reggie
Taina Elg Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez
Karen Jablons Young Lady
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Abbott George Abbott Book
Frank Loesser Frank Loesser Music
Frank Loesser Frank Loesser Lyrics
Theodore Mann Theodore Mann Director
  Margo Sappington Choreographer
  Marjorie Kellogg Scenic Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1974 - 1975

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1975 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Raul Julia Nominee
1975 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Marcia McClain Nominee
1975 Outstanding Choreography Margo Sappington Nominee
1975 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Jerry Lanning Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1975 Theatre World Award Marcia McClain Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1975 Actor in a Musical Raul Julia Nominee
1975 Choreography Margo Sappington Nominee
1975 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Arthur Boccia Nominee
1975 Featured Actor in a Musical Tom Aldredge Nominee
1975 Featured Actress in a Musical Taina Elg Nominee
 
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