Theatre Information

St. James Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
246 West 44th St.

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Mr. President Production Information


October 17, 1962 (4 previews)


October 20, 1962

Closing:June 08, 1963
# Performances:265
Theatres: St. James Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
10/17/1962 - 6/8/1963

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run
Version:Original Broadway Version


Other Productions of Mr. President

1962   Broadway Original Broadway Production


Audio Recordings

1962  Studio Demo
1962  Original Broadway Cast
1962  Studio Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

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

Just Someone Doing the Best He Can
Let's Go Back to the Waltz
In Our Hide-Away
The First Lady
Meat and Potatoes
I've Got to Be Around
The Secret Service
It Gets Lonely in the White House
Is He the Only Man in the World?
They Love Me
Pigtails and Freckles
Don't Be Afraid of Romance
Laugh It Up
Empty Pockets Filled with Love
Glad to Be Home
You Need a Hobby
The Washington Twist
The Only Dance I Know
a.k.a. Song for Belly Dancer
I'm Gonna Get Him
This Is a Great Country

Cut prior to opening

Once Every Four Years
Anybody Can Write
Poor Joe
Mr. President

Mr. President - 1962 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Conductor and Musical Director
Jay Blackton
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Nanette Fabray
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Stage Technician
Solly Pernick