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Shubert Theatre, (12/22/1958 - 2/07/1959)
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Opening Date: Dec 22, 1958    
Closing Date: Feb 07, 1959 Total Performances: 56

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts
Setting: Present time near an Indian reservation in northern Montana.

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Produced by Cy Feuer and Ernest H. Martin
Book by Cy Feuer, Ernest H. Martin and Dan Cushman; Based on "Stay Away, Joe" by Dan Cushman; Music by Moose Charlap; Lyrics by Norman Gimbel; Music and Vocal Director: Stanley Lebowsky; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang; Dance arrangements by Peter Matz
Directed by Cy Feuer; Choreographed by Onna White
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Anna Hill Johnstone; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Associate Scenic Design: John Harvey; Hair Stylist Grady Bundrick; Make-up Supervisor: Robert O'Bradovich
General Manager: Ira Bernstein
Production Stage Manager: Phil Friedman; Stage Manager: Lawrence Kasha
General Press Representative: Karl Bernstein; Press Representative: Ben Kornzweig
Mari Arnell
Reservation Resident
Billie Mae Littlehorse
Ann Barry
Marlene Standing Rattle
Reservation Resident
Edward Becker
First Stranger
Reservation Resident
Jeanna Belkin
Reservation Resident
Socrates Birsky
Second Stranger
Reservation Resident
Tim Brown
Reservation Resident
Sandra Devlin
Reservation Resident
Eleanor Dian
Reservation Resident
Tina Faye
Reservation Resident
Paul Ford
Karl Kellenbach
Tony Gardell
Matthew Bearchaser
Medicine Man
Reservation Resident
Martha Granese
Reservation Resident
H. F. Green
Reservation Resident
Susan Johnson
Glenda Swenson
Salvador Juarez
Reservation Resident
Robert Karl
Reservation Resident
P.J. Kelly
Michael Kermoyan
Jiggs Rock Medicine
Robert Lenn
Hotel Proprietor
Reservation Resident
Earl Lippy
Justice of the Peace
Reservation Resident
Julienne Marie
Mary Champlain
Rae McLean
Reservation Resident
Danny Meehan
George Potter
Paul Michael
Baptiste Three Bird
Michelle Newton
Reservation Resident
Estelle Parsons
Reservation Resident
Yolanda Poropat
Reservation Resident
Thomas Raskin
Walt Stephenpierre
Reservation Resident
Wallace Rooney
Clyde Walschmidt
Tony Rosa
Reservation Resident
Bobby Shields
Bix Winter Owl
Juke Box Voice
Marla Stevens
Reservation Resident
Sylvia Syms
Annie Champlain
Ben Vargas
Reservation Resident
Romo Vincent
Louis Champlain
Vera Walton
Mrs. Kellenbach
Jackie Warner
Dub Winter Owl
Barbara Webb
Reservation Resident
Steve Wiland
State Trooper
Reservation Resident
Ralph Young
Joe Champlain
Understudies: Mari Arnell (Mary Champlain), Sandra Devlin (Billie Mae Littlehorse), H. F. Green (Baptiste Three Bird, Louis Champlain), Robert Karl (Bix Winter Owl, Dub Winter Owl), Michael Kermoyan (Joe Champlain), Earl Lippy (Clyde Walschmidt, Gran'pere), Estelle Parsons (Glenda Swenson, Mrs. Kellenbach), Thomas Raskin (Jiggs Rock Medicine), Jackie Warner (George Potter) and Barbara Webb (Annie Champlain)
Tony Award®
1959 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Julienne Marie
1959 Best Choreography [nominee]
Onna White
music by Moose Charlap; lyrics by Norman Gimbel
ACT 1 Sung By
Glenda's Place Glenda Swenson and Indians
When the Tall Man Talks Glenda Swenson
Nobody Throw Those Bull Louis Champlain and Indians
Rocky Boy Ceremonial Medicine Man and Members of the Tribe
Love Eyes Joe Champlain
Men Glenda Swenson
Never Before Mary Champlain
Caress Me, Posses Me Perfume Juke Box Voice
Flattery Joe Champlain and Glenda Swenson
The Girl in His Arms Juke Box Voice
The Best of What This Country's Got George Potter
ACT 2 Sung By
I Wash My Hands Joe Champlain, Mary Champlain, Jiggs Rock Medicine and Walt Stephenpierre
Quarrel-tet Glenda Swenson, Joe Champlain, Proprietor and Walt Stephenpierre
Sorry for Myself Annie Champlain
'Til the Big Fat Moon Falls Down Mary Champlain, Billie Mae Littlehorse and Friends
What I Mean to Say George Potter
Montana Glenda Swenson
She or Her Joe Champlain