Original Cast Recording
|Basis||1935 French play Tovarich|
The production was directed by Peter Glenville and choreographed by Herbert Ross. The original cast included Vivien Leigh, Jean Pierre Aumont, George S. Irving, Louise Kirtland, Alexander Scourby and Louise Troy.
Vivien Leigh won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical. Leigh left the production on short notice because of illness; understudy Joan Copeland took over the role October 7, 1963 and she was replaced by Eva Gabor on October 21, 1963.
¹ - music and lyrics by Joan Javits and Philip Springer
Awards and nominations
Original Broadway production
|1963||Tony Award||Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical||Vivien Leigh||Won|
|Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical||Louise Troy||Nominated|