Lovely Ladies, Kind Gentlemen

Musical - Original

Majestic Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: December 26, 1970
  • Opening Date: December 28, 1970
  • Closing Date: January 9, 1971
  • Previews: 3
  • Performances: 19

Lyrics: Stan Freeman, Franklin Underwood

Music: Stan Freeman, Franklin Underwood

Book: John Patrick


Captain Fisby is sent to American-occupied Okinawa, Japan for purposes of business and educating the natives, but falls in love with Japanese culture in this musical adaptation of John Patrick's play The Teahouse of the August Moon.


Opening Night Cast

Stuart Craig Wood Okinawan/American
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Opening Night Production Credits

  John Patrick Book
  Stan Freeman Music
  Franklin Underwood Music
  Stan Freeman Lyrics
  Franklin Underwood Lyrics
  Lawrence Kasha Director
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1971 Actor in a Musical David Burns Nominee
1971 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Freddy Wittop Nominee
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