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Theatre Information

Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
250 W. 52nd St.

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It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman Production Information


Previews:

March 09, 1966 (19 previews)

Opening:

March 29, 1966

Closing:July 16, 1966
# Performances:129
Theatres: Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
3/9/1966 - 7/16/1966

Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
3/29/1966 - 7/16/1966

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
 

 


Other Productions of It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman


1966   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1992   East Haddam, CT (Regional) Goodspeed Revival
East Haddam, CT (Regional)
2007   Los Angeles Reprise! Concert
Los Angeles
2007   Off-Broadway Musicals in Mufti Concert
Off-Broadway

 


Audio Recordings


1966  Composer's Demo
[unreleased]
1966  Original Broadway Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

OTHER TITLES:

  • Superman (alternate title)

Score Overview


The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Doing Good
We Need Him
It's Superman
We Don't Matter at All
Revenge
The Woman for the Man
You've Got Possibilities
What I've Always Wanted
Everything's Easy When You Know How
It's Super Nice
So Long, Big Guy
The Strongest Man in the World
Ooh, Do You Love You!
You've Got What I Need
I'm Not Finished Yet
Pow! Bam! Zonk!

Cut prior to opening

Dot, Dot, Dot
a.k.a. End of Paragraph Dot, Dot, Dot
I'm Too Young to Die
The Superman March
A Woman Alone
It's a Long Slow Climb Going Up but a Short Quick Slide Coming Down

Cut prior to rehearsals

Did You See That?
I Never Felt This Way Before
Meanwhile
The Supernote

Added to the 1975 television production

It's a Swell Country

Awards

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 1966 - Actor (Musical)
Jack Cassidy
 
Tony Awards - 1966 - Actor, Supporting or Featured (Musical)
Michael O'Sullivan
 
Tony Awards - 1966 - Actress, Supporting or Featured (Musical)
Patricia Marand
 
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