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The Yearling   

Alvin Theatre , (12/10/1965 - 12/11/1965)
First Preview:Dec 01, 1965 Total Previews:11
Opening Date:Dec 10, 1965   
Closing Date:Dec 11, 1965 Total Performances:3

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: Just after the Civil War. Northern Florida.

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned by Herman Bernstein; Managing Director of Alvin Theatre: Lester Osterman; General Manager of Alvin Theatre: Richard Horner
Produced by Lore Noto; Associate Producer: Michael Balistreri
Book by Herbert Martin and Lore Noto; Music by Michael Leonard; Lyrics by Herbert Martin; Based on the novel by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings; Musical Director: Julian Stein; Vocal arrangements by Julian Stein; Music orchestrated by Larry Wilcox; Dance Music by David Baker
Directed by Lloyd Richards; Choreographed by Ralph Beaumont
Scenic Design by Ed Wittstein; Costume Design by Ed Wittstein; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher; Hair Design by Dorman Allison; Make-Up Design by Dorman Allison
General Manager: Norman Maibaum; Company Manager: Morton Zolotow
Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Stage Manager: Edward Julien
Original Cast Album Recorded by Mercury Records; Score Published by Edwin H. Morris & Co.
General Press Representative: Harvey B. Sabinson and Lee Solters; Press Representative: David Powers; Advertising: Ingram Ash; Animal Trainer: Dawn Animal Agency, Inc.
David Wayne Ezra (Penny) Baxter
Carmen Alvarez Twink
Peter Falzone Fodder-Wing
Carmen Mathews Mrs. Hutto
Steve Sanders Jody Baxter
Dolores Wilson Ora Baxter
Loyce Baker Townsperson
Rod Barry Arch Forrester
Roy Barry Pack Forrester
Lynette Bennett Townsperson
Frank Bouley Preacher
Janet Campano Eulalie
Gordon B. Clarke Doc Wilson
Vito Durante Townsperson
Anthony Endon Townsperson
Harrison Fisher Townsperson
Tom Fleetwood Millwheel Forrester
Robert Goss Lem Forrester
Lois Grandi Townsperson
David Hartman Oliver Hutto
Scott Hunter Townsperson
Bob LaCrosse Gabby Forrester
Bobbi Lange Townsperson
Ruth Lawrence Townsperson
Allan Louw Buck Forrester
Joe E. Marks Pa Forrester
Barbara Miller Townsperson
Martin Ross Townsperson
David Sabin Captain
Herbert Sanders Townsperson
Fay Sappington Ma Forrester
Bella Shalom Townsperson
Ted Sprague Townsperson
Myrna Strom Townsperson
Mimi Wallace Townsperson
Trudy Wallace Townsperson
Understudies: Vito Durante (Arch Forrester, Gabby Forrester, Pack Forrester), Bryant Fraser (Fodder-Wing, Jody Baxter), Lois Grandi (Eulalie), Barbara Miller (Ma Forrester), Lizabeth Pritchett (Ora Baxter), David Sabin (Arch Forrester, Buck Forrester, Doc Wilson, Oliver Hutto) and Mimi Wallace (Twink)
music by Michael Leonard; lyrics by Herbert Martin
ACT 1Sung By
Let Him Kick Up His Heels Ezra (Penny) Baxter and Ora Baxter
Boy Talk Jody Baxter and Fodder-Wing
Bear Hunt Ezra (Penny) Baxter, Jody Baxter, Arch Forrester, Buck Forrester, Gabby Forrester, Lem Forrester, Ma Forrester, Millwheel Forrester, Pa Forrester and Pack Forrester
Some Day I'm Gonna Fly Jody Baxter, Fodder-Wing, Arch Forrester, Buck Forrester, Gabby Forrester, Lem Forrester, Ma Forrester, Millwheel Forrester, Pa Forrester and Pack Forrester
Lonely Clearing Ezra (Penny) Baxter
Everything In the World I Love Jody Baxter and Mrs. Hutto
I'm All Smiles Twink
I'm All Smiles (Reprise)Oliver Hutto
The Kind of Man a Woman Needs Ora Baxter
What a Happy Day Ora Baxter, Jody Baxter, Doc Wilson, Buck Forrester and Millwheel Forrester
What a Happy Day (Reprise)Jody Baxter, Doc Wilson, Buck Forrester and Millwheel Forrester
ACT 2Sung By
Ain't He a Joy? Ezra (Penny) Baxter and Jody Baxter
Why Did I Choose You? Ezra (Penny) Baxter and Ora Baxter
One Promise Ora Baxter
One Promise (Reprise)Ora Baxter and Townspeople
Bear Hunt (Reprise)Entire Company
Everything In the World I Love (Reprise)Ezra (Penny) Baxter, Jody Baxter, Mrs. Hutto, Oliver Hutto, Twink and Townspeople
What a Happy Day (Reprise)Jody Baxter
Nothing More Ezra (Penny) Baxter and Jody Baxter
Everything Beautiful Ora Baxter