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The Pajama Game   

St. James Theatre, (5/13/1954 - 11/10/1956)
Shubert Theatre, (11/12/1956 - 11/24/1956)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: May 13, 1954    
Closing Date: Nov 24, 1956 Total Performances: 1063

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Sleep-Tite Pajama Factory in Cedar Rapids

Production Staff
Theatre Owned by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by 138 West 48th St. Theatre Co., Inc.
Produced by Frederick Brisson, Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince
Music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross; Lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross; Book by George Abbott and Richard Bissell; Based on the novel "7-1/2 Cents" by Richard Bissell; Musical Director: Hal Hastings; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Dance arrangements by Roger Adams
Directed by George Abbott and Jerome Robbins; Choreographed by Bob Fosse
Scenic Design by Lemuel Ayers; Costume Design by Lemuel Ayers; Assistant to Mr. Ayers (Scenery): Robert O'Hearn; Assistant to Mr. Ayers (Costumes): Frank Thompson
General Manager: Carl Fisher; Company Manager: Richard Horner
Stage Manager: Jean Barrere
Music Contractor: Sol Gusikoff
Assistant to Mr. Fosse: Zoya Leporska; Press Representative: Reuben Rabinovitch and Howard Newman; Casting: Judith Abbott and Mary Wharton
Eddie Foy, Jr.Hines
Janis PaigeBabe Williams
(May 13, 1954 - Jun 23, 1955)
John RaittSid Sorokin
Marion ColbyBrenda
Ralph DunnHasler
Peter GennaroWorker
Carol HaneyGladys
Buzz Miller2nd Helper
Thelma PelishMae
Stanley PragerPrez
Reta ShawMabel
Jack WaldronSalesman
Rudy AdamoSinger
Rae AllenPoopsie
Carmen AlvarezDancer
Ralph ChambersCharlie
William DavidPop
Sara DillonSinger
Bob DixonSinger
Jack Drummond1st Helper
Robert EvansDancer
Ralph FarnworthJoe
John FordSinger
Marilyn GennaroDancer
Jim HutchisonEddie
Lida LoehringDancer
Eric KristenDancer
Mara LandiSinger
Shirley MacLaineDancer
Virginia MartinSinger
Dale MoredaDancer
Marsha ReynoldsDancer
Mary RocheSinger
Augustin RodriguezDancer
Mary StantonSinger
Ben VargasDancer
Ann WallaceDancer
Gordon WoodburnSinger
Understudies: Ralph Chambers (Hasler, Pop), John Ford (Salesman), Erik Kristen (2nd Helper), Mara Landi (Mae), Shirley MacLaine (Gladys), Stanley Prager (Hines), Mary Roche (Brenda) and Gordon Woodburn (Charlie)
Tony Award®
winner 1955 Best Musical [winner] 
 Book by George Abbott and Richard Bissell ;  Music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross ;  Lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross ;  Produced by Frederick Brisson , Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince
winner 1955 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [winner] 
  Carol Haney
winner 1955 Best Choreography [winner] 
  Bob Fosse
Theatre World
winner 1954 Award [recipient] 
  Carol Haney
music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross; lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
ACT 1 Sung By
The Pajama Game Hines
Racing With the ClockGirls and Boys
A New Town Is a Blue TownSid Sorokin
I'm Not At All in LoveBabe Williams and Girls
I'll Never Be Jealous Again Hines and Mabel
Hey ThereSid Sorokin
Her IsPrez and Gladys
Sleep-TiteBabe Williams and Boys and Girls
Once a Year Day Sid Sorokin, Babe Williams, Company, Gladys, 2nd Helper and Worker
Small Talk Sid Sorokin and Babe Williams
There Once Was a ManSid Sorokin and Babe Williams
ACT 2 Sung By
Steam HeatGladys, 2nd Helper and Worker
The World Around UsSid Sorokin and Babe Williams
Think of the Time I SaveHines and Girls
Hernando's HideawayGladys, Sid Sorokin and Company
Jealousy BalletHines, Gladys, Mabel and Boys
7 1/2 CentsBabe Williams, Prez and Girls and Boys