Musical - Original

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

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  • Opening Date: October 11, 1958
  • Closing Date: February 28, 1959
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 161

Lyrics: Joan Ford, Jean Kerr, Walter Kerr

Book: Jean Kerr, Walter Kerr

Music: Leroy Anderson


A silent filmmaker cons a stage actress preparing to give up her career for marriage into making a film for him, not entirely for professional reasons.


Opening Night Cast

Don Ameche Max Grady
Elaine Stritch in Goldilocks Elaine Stritch Maggie Harris
Russell Nype George Randolph Brown
Pat Stanley Lois Lee
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Walter Kerr Book
Jean Kerr Jean Kerr Book
  Leroy Anderson Music
  Joan Ford Lyrics
  Walter Kerr Lyrics
Jean Kerr Jean Kerr Lyrics
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1959 Choreography Agnes de Mille Nominee
1959 Conductor and Musical Director Lehman Engel Nominee
1959 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Castillo Nominee
1959 Featured Actor in a Musical Russell Nype Winner
1959 Featured Actress in a Musical Pat Stanley Winner
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