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Shubert Theatre , (5/16/1965 - 12/04/1965)
First Preview:May 11, 1965 Total Previews:7
Opening Date:May 16, 1965   
Closing Date:Dec 04, 1965 Total Performances:231

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: A rocky place


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by David Merrick; Produced in association with Bernard Delfont; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
Book by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley; Music by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley; Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley; Vocal arrangements by Peter Howard; Dance arrangements by Peter Howard; Musical Director: Herbert Grossman; Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang
Directed by Anthony Newley; Choreographed by Gillian Lynne
Scenic Design by Sean Kenny; Costume Design by Freddy Wittop; Lighting Design by Sean Kenny; Sound Design by Robert Maybaum
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: Vince McKnight
Production Stage Manager: Gene Perlowin; Stage Manager: Bob Broadway
Music Copyist: Thomas Brown; Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek
General Press Representative: Harvey B. Sabinson and Lee Solters; Press Representative: David Powers; Dance Captain: Rawley Bates; Advertising: Fred Golden
Cast
Anthony Newley Cocky
Cyril Ritchard Sir
Sally Smith
Broadway debut
The Kid
Rawley Bates Urchin
Lori Browne Urchin
Lori Cesar Urchin
Jill Choder Urchin
Gloria Chu Urchin
Kay Cole Urchin
Marlene Dell Urchin
Boni Enten Urchin
Mitzi Feinn Urchin
Pamela Gruen Urchin
Linda Rae Hager Urchin
Cyndi Howard Urchin
Joyce Jillson
Broadway debut
The Girl
Laura Michaels Urchin
Debbie Palmer Urchin
Gilbert Price The Negro
Murray Tannenbaum The Bully
Heather Taylor Urchin
Standbys: Bob Broadway (The Negro), Edward Earle (Cocky) and Rod McLennan (Sir)
Understudies: Jill Choder (The Kid) and Kay Cole (The Girl)
Tony Award®
 1965 Best Composer and Lyricist [nominee]
Music by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley; Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley
 1965 Best Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Cyril Ritchard
 1965 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Sean Kenny
 1965 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Freddy Wittop
 1965 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee]
Anthony Newley
 1965 Best Producer of a Musical [nominee]
David Merrick
Theatre World
nominee 1965 Award [recipient]
Joyce Jillson
ACT 1Sung By
The Beautiful Land The Urchins
A Wonderful Day Like Today Sir, Cocky and The Urchins
It Isn't Enough Cocky and The Urchins
Things to Remember Sir, The Kid and The Urchins
Put It in the Book The Kid and The Urchins
This Dream Cocky
Where Would You Be Without Me? Sir, Cocky and The Kid
Look At That Face Sir, The Kid and The Urchins
My First Love Song Cocky and The Girl
The Joker Cocky
Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me) Cocky
ACT 2Sung By
A Funny Funeral The Urchins
That's What It Is To Be Young The Urchins
What a Man! Cocky, Sir, The Kid and The Urchins
Feeling Good The Negro and The Urchins
Nothing Can Stop Me Now! Cocky and The Urchins
Things to Remember (Reprise)Sir
My Way Cocky and Sir
Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me) (Reprise)Sir
The Beautiful Land (Reprise)The Urchins
Sweet Beginning Cocky and Sir