Musical - Original

Alvin Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: November 6, 1957
  • Closing Date: December 14, 1957
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 45

Lyrics: Frank Reardon

Music: Ernest G. Schweikert

Book: Irving Phillips


A comic strip illustrator gives up his work after surviving an airplane crash, leading his two most famous characters to come to life and plead for further adventures.


Opening Night Cast

Milo Boulton J.B. Conway
Bill Carter Ensemble
Sari Clymas Ensemble
Judy's Friend
Clayton Coots Chief of Oblivia
Jerome Cowan Dr. Wellington Winslow
Stephen Douglass Nelson Crandal
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Irving Phillips Book
  Ernest G. Schweikert Music
  Frank Reardon Lyrics
  Jack Donohue Director
  Bob Hamilton Choreographer
  George Jenkins Scenic Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1958 Actor in a Musical Eddie Foy, Jr. Nominee
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