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Happy Hunting   

Majestic Theatre, (12/06/1956 - 11/30/1957)
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Opening Date: Dec 06, 1956    
Closing Date: Nov 30, 1957 Total Performances: 412

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts.
Setting: The action takes place in Monaco, on the ship, and outside Philadelphia. The present.

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by Magoro Operating Corporation
Produced by Jo Mielziner
Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse; Music by Harold Karr; Lyrics by Matt Dubey; Musical Director: Jay Blackton; Music orchestrated by Ted Royal; Dance arrangements by Roger Adams; Additional orchestrations by Joe Glover, Don Walker and Seymour Ginzler
Directed by Abe Burrows; Musical Staging by Alex Romero and Bob Herget
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Irene Sharaff; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Hair styles by Ronald De Mann
General Manager: Herman Bernstein; Company Manager: Emmett R. Callahan
Production Stage Manager: Robert Downing; Stage Manager: John Scott and Lo Hardin; Technical Director: John Harvey
Orchestra Personnel: Sol Gusikoff; Music Copyist: Carl Pagano
Press Representative: Leo Freedman and Abner D. Klipstein; Production Assistant: Paul Libin
Fernando LamasDuke of Granada
Ethel MermanLiz Livingstone
Leon BelascoArturo
Renato CibelliCount Carlos
Mary FinneyMaud Foley
Virginia GibsonBeth Livingstone
Gordon PolkSanford Stewart, Jr.
Olive TempletonMrs. Sanford Stewart, Sr.
Peggy AchesonSinger
Delbert AndersonCharley
a photographer
Bob BakanicDancer
Edward BeckerSinger
Marilynn BradleySinger
Warren J. BrownBarman
Betty CarrDancer
Alice CliftDancer
Madeleine CliveMrs. D.
David CollyerSinger
John CraigJoe
a photographer
Jack DabdoubSinger
Florence DunlapMrs. B.
Clifford FearlSam
a photographer
Jane FischerDancer
Mitchell M. GreggJoseph
John HarmonDancer
Robert C. HeldDick Davis
a reporter
Jim HutchisonWes
a photographer
a groom
Deedy IrwinSinger
Jane JohnstonSinger
Roberta KeithDancer
Dick KorthazeDancer
Jean KraemerSinger
Mara LandiMargaret
a maid
John LeslieShip's Officer
Mr. T.
a member of the Hunt
Eugene LouisTom
a groom
George MartinFreddy
a photographer
a groom
Betty McGuireSinger
Svetlana McLeeDancer
Jim MooreDancer
Patti NestorDancer
Carl NicholasBob Grayson
a reporter
Wendy NickersonDancer
Estelle ParsonsMary Mills
a reporter
Noella PeloquinSinger
Ginny PerlowinSinger
Lowell PurvisDancer
Fleur RaupDancer
Seth RiggsJack Adams
a reporter
Mary RocheSinger
Charles RuleSinger
Kelley StephensMrs. L.
Jay VelieMr. M.
a member of the Hunt
Don WeissmullerWaiter
Gene WessonHarry Watson
a reporter
Helene WhitneySinger
Roy WilsonDancer
Mark ZellerPolice Sergeant
Understudies: Warren J. Brown (Joseph, Police Sergeant), Madeleine Clive (Mrs. Sanford Stewart, Sr.), David Collyer (Arturo, Barman), Florence Dunlap (Maud Foley), Clifford Fearl (Albert, Terence, Tom, Waiter), Jane Fischer (Beth Livingstone), Mitchell M. Gregg (Duke of Granada), James Moore (Albert, Terence, Tom, Waiter), Seth Riggs (Sanford Stewart, Jr.) and Helene Whitney (Mrs. B., Mrs. D., Mrs. L.)
Tony Award®
 1957 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Fernando Lamas
 1957 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Ethel Merman
 1957 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Virginia Gibson
 1957 Best Costume Design [nominee] 
  Irene Sharaff
music by Harold Karr; lyrics by Matt Dubey
ACT 1 Sung By
Postage Stamp-PrincipalityTourists and Monegasques
Don't Tell MeSandy and Beth Livingstone
It's Good to Be HereLiz Livingstone and Reporters
Mutual Admiration SocietyLiz Livingstone and Beth Livingstone
For Love or MoneyThe Girls
Bikini DanceBeth Livingstone
It's Like a Beatiful WomanDuke of Granada
Wedding-of-the-Year BluesMaud Foley, Harry Watson (a reporter), Jack Adams (a reporter), the reporters and photographers
Mr. LivingstoneLiz Livingstone
If'nBeth Livingstone, Sandy and the passengers
This Is What I Call LoveLiz Livingstone
ACT 2 Sung By
A New-Fangled TangoLiz Livingstone, Beth Livingstone, Arturo and the Guests
She's Just Another GirlSandy
The Game of LoveLiz Livingstone
Happy HuntingLiz Livingstone, Duke of Granada and members of the Hunt
I'm a Funny DameLiz Livingstone
This Much I knowDuke of Granada
Just Another GuyLiz Livingstone
Everyone Who's "Who's Who"Jack Adams (a reporter), Harry Watson (a reporter) and the Footmen
Mutual Admiration Society (Reprise) Liz Livingstone and Duke of Granada