Inner City

Musical - Original

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: November 29, 1971
  • Opening Date: December 19, 1971
  • Closing Date: March 11, 1972
  • Previews: 24
  • Performances: 97

Music: Helen Miller

Lyrics: Eve Merriam


A series of nursery-rhyme parodies highlighting the diminishing quality of life in the center of America's cities are presented in song.


Opening Night Production Credits

  Helen Miller Music
  Eve Merriam Lyrics
  Tom O'Horgan Director
Robin Wagner Robin Wagner Scenic Design
  Joseph G. Aulisi Costume Design
  John Dodd Lighting Design
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1972 Outstanding Performance Linda Hopkins Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1972 Featured Actress in a Musical Linda Hopkins Winner
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