Whoopee!

Musical - Revival

ANTA Playhouse

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  • First Preview: February 8, 1979
  • Opening Date: February 14, 1979
  • Closing Date: August 12, 1979
  • Previews: 8
  • Performances: 204

Lyrics: Gus Kahn

Music: Walter Donaldson

Book: William Anthony McGuire

Synopsis

A hypochondriac seeking a cure for his health in California inadvertently elopes with a rancher's daughter who is avoiding marriage to a sheriff but in love with an American Indian, causing plenty of comic complications in this musical farce.

 

Opening Night Cast

Charles Repole Henry Williams
Robert Allen Judson Morgan
Beth Austin Sally Morgan
Peter Boyden Jerome Underwood
Garrett M. Brown Chester Underwood
Catherine Cox Harriet Underwood
Leonard Drum Black Eagle
Franc Luz Wanenis
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Opening Night Production Credits

  William Anthony McGuire Book
  Walter Donaldson Music
  Gus Kahn Lyrics
  Frank Corsaro Director
  Dan Siretta Choreographer
John Lee Beatty John Lee Beatty Scenic Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1978 - 1979

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1979 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Charles Repole Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1979 Choreography Dan Siretta Nominee
 
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