Fade Out - Fade In

Musical - Original

Mark Hellinger Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: May 20, 1964
  • Opening Date: May 26, 1964
  • Closing Date: April 17, 1965
  • Previews: 6
  • Performances: 271

Lyrics: Betty Comden, Adolph Green

Book: Betty Comden, Adolph Green

Music: Jule Styne


A movie-theatre usherette becomes a film star in Depression-era Hollywood, despite being cast in roles that don't suit her, in the Jule Styne-Betty Comden-Adolph Green musical comedy.


Opening Night Cast

Carol Burnett in Fade Out - Fade In Carol Burnett Hope Springfield
Jack Cassidy Byron Prong
Tiger Haynes Lou Williams
Lou Jacobi Lionel Z. Governor
Tina Louise Gloria Curie
See Full Opening Night Cast

Opening Night Production Credits

Betty Comden Betty Comden Book
Adolph Green Adolph Green Book
Jule Styne Jule Styne Music
Betty Comden Betty Comden Lyrics
Adolph Green Adolph Green Lyrics
George Abbott George Abbott Director
See Full Opening Night Production credits
See More


Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Featured Actor in a Musical Jack Cassidy Nominee
You are submitting a comment about: The page you are currently on: Fade Out - Fade In on Broadway - Information, Cast, Crew, Synopsis and Photos - Playbill Vault
The website in general
What are you writing about?
Who are you?
Explain your reason for writing to us