Lyrics and Music by Jerry Herman
Book by Michael Stewart
Opened on Broadway January 16, 1964 at St. James Theatre
Ran for 2844 performances
Suggested by “The Matchmaker” by Thornton Wilder.
Produced by David Merrick.
Directed by Gower Champian.
Original Cast included Carol Channing, Eileen Brennan, David Burns, Jerry Dodge, Alice Playten, Charles Nelson Reilly and Ken Ayers.
Revival at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 1995 for 116 performances.
Revival at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 1978 for 147 performances.
Revival at Minskoff Theatre, 1975 for 42 performances.
Tony Award for Best Music - 1964
Tony Award for Best Composer and Lyricist - 1964
I PUT MY HAND IN
IT TAKES A WOMAN
PUT ON YOUR SUNDAY CLOTHES
RIBBONS DOWN MY BACK
BEFORE THE PARADE PASSES BY
IT ONLY TAKES A MOMENT
SO LONG DEARIE
LOVE, LOOK IN MY WINDOW
WORLD, TAKE ME BACK