Cafe Crown

Musical - Original

Martin Beck Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: March 21, 1964
  • Opening Date: April 17, 1964
  • Closing Date: April 18, 1964
  • Previews: 30
  • Performances: 3

Music: Albert Hague

Lyrics: Marty Brill


The stagestruck busboy of a Second Avenue theatrical restaurant becomes an investor in Broadway plays, in this musical adaptation of Hy Kraft's play.


Opening Night Cast

Theodore Bikel Samuel Cole
Sam Levene in Cafe Crown Sam Levene Hymie
Tommy Rall David Cole
Alan Alda in Cafe Crown Alan Alda Dr. Irving Gilbert
Monte Amundsen Norma Roberts
Brenda Lewis Mme. Cole
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Opening Night Production Credits

  H. S. Kraft Book
  Albert Hague Music
  Marty Brill Lyrics
  Jerome Eskow Director
  Ron Field Choreographer
  Samuel Leve Scenic Design
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