John Murray Anderson's Almanac

Revue - Original

Imperial Theatre

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  • Opening Date: December 10, 1953
  • Closing Date: June 26, 1954
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 229

Lyrics: Jerry Ross, Richard Adler

Music: Jerry Ross, Richard Adler

Opening Night Cast

Harry Belafonte Singer of "Hold 'Em Joe"
Singer of "Acorn in the Meadow"
Singer of "Mark Twain"
Polly Bergen in John Murray Anderson's Almanac Polly Bergen Meg
Billy DeWolfe David
The Butler
Mrs. B
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Opening Night Production Credits

Jean Kerr Jean Kerr Sketches
  Sumner Lock-Elliot Writer
  Arthur Macrae Sketches
  Herbert Farjeon Sketches
  Lauri Wylie Sketches
  William K. Wells Sketches by
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1954 Theatre World Award Harry Belafonte Winner
1954 Theatre World Award Orson Bean Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1954 Featured Actor in a Musical Harry Belafonte Winner
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