The Music Man

London Production (1961)

Production Info

Opening March 16, 1961
Closing: February 24, 1962
Length of Run: 395 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: West End
Location: London, England

Credits Highlights

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Director
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Director (original)
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Choreography
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Choreography (original)

Cast

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Charlie Cowell
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Harold Hill
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Mayor Shinn
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Marcellus Washburn
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Tommy Djilas
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Marian Paroo
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Mrs. Paroo
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Winthrop Paroo (alternates)
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Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn
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Zaneeta Shinn

Musical Numbers

Act One

  • Overture .... The Music Man Orchestra
  • Rock Island .... Charlie Cowell and Travelling Salesmen
  • Iowa Stubborn .... Townspeople of River City
  • Trouble .... Harold and Townspeople
  • Piano Lesson .... Marian, Mrs. Paroo, Amaryllis
  • Goodnight My Someone .... Marian
  • Seventy-Six Trombones .... Harold, Boys and Girls
  • Sincere .... Olin, Oliver, Ewart, Jacey
  • The Sadder-but-Wiser Girl .... Harold and Marcellus
  • Pickalittle .... Eulalie, Maud, Ethel, Alma, Mrs. Squires, Ladies of River City
  • Goodnight Ladies .... Olin, Oliver, Ewart, Jacey
  • Marian The Librarian .... Harold, Boys and Girls
  • My White Knight .... Marian
  • Wells Fargo Wagon .... Winthrop and Townspeople

Act Two

  • It's You .... Olin, Oliver, Ewart, Jacey, Eulalie, Maud, Ethel, Alma and Mrs. Squires
  • Shipoopi .... Marcellus, Harold, Marian, Tommy, Zaneeta and the Kids
  • Pickalittle (Reprise) .... Eulalie, Maud, Ethel, Alma, Mrs. Squires and Ladies
  • Lida Rose .... Olin, Oliver, Ewart, Jacey
  • Will I Ever Tell You .... Marian
  • Gary, Indiana .... Winthrop
  • It's You (Reprise) .... Townspeople, Boys and Girls
  • Till There Was You .... Marian and Harold
  • Seventy-Six Trombones
  • Goodnight, My Someone .... Harold and Marian
  • Till There Was You (Reprise) .... Harold
  • Finale .... Entire Company

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Trivia & History

Van Johnson's ”deputy” (understudy), Gordon Boyd, was to take over the role of Harold Hill on February 24, 1962. He had reportedly played the role approximately 30 times. The production closed on February 22, but Boyd and Maureen Hartley, who had replaced Patricia Lambert as Marian Paroo in December 1961, starred in the post-West End tour.

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Production Info

Opening March 16, 1961
Closing: February 24, 1962
Length of Run: 395 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: West End
Location: London, England

Venues

Main Run

Tryout

Audio Recordings

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Commercial Recordings

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