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Hello, Dolly! tells the story of Dolly Gallagher Levi, a widow living hand-to-mouth in New York City in the 1890s. Dolly finds various types of work to get by, including as a matchmaker. At the start of the show, she is engaged as a matchmaker in finding a second wife for a wealthy widower, Horace Vandergelder, who lives in Yonkers, where he owns a Hay and Feed Store.
Over the course of 24 hours, thanks in part to Dolly's machinations and thanks in part to coincidence and serendipity, several developments occur that lead us to a happy ending:
On Oct. 7, 1963, an article in the New York Times informed readers that "Carol Channing's new musical will be called 'Hello, Dolly!' rather than 'Dolly, A Damned Exasperating Woman.'" This was more than five weeks before the first pre-Broadway performance in Detroit.See more