Oh Captain!

Musical - Original

Alvin Theatre

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  • Opening Date: February 4, 1958
  • Closing Date: July 19, 1958
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 192

Lyrics: Jay Livingston, Ray Evans

Music: Jay Livingston, Ray Evans

Book: José Ferrer, Al Morgan

Synopsis

An English sea captain sails from Surrey to Paris every week, keeping a wife in England and a mistress in Paris, in the musical adaptation of the 1953 film The Captain's Paradise.

 

Opening Night Cast

Tony Randall Captain Henry St. James
Alexandra Danilova Lisa
Susan Johnson Mae
Abbe Lane Bobo
Jacquelyn McKeever Mrs. Maud St. James
Edward Platt Enrico Manzoni
Valia Valentinoff A Spaniard
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Al Morgan Writer
  José Ferrer Book
  Jay Livingston Music
  Ray Evans Music
  Jay Livingston Lyrics
  Ray Evans Lyrics
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Awards


Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1958 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Jacquelyn McKeever Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1958 Theatre World Award Jacquelyn McKeever Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1958 Actor in a Musical Tony Randall Nominee
1958 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Miles White Nominee
1958 Featured Actress in a Musical Jacquelyn McKeever Nominee
1958 Featured Actress in a Musical Susan Johnson Nominee
1958 Musical   Nominee
1958 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Jo Mielziner Nominee
 
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