Theatre Information

Martin Beck Theatre (New York, NY)
302 W. 45th St.

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Happy End Production Information


May 07, 1977

Closing:July 10, 1977
# Performances:75
Theatres: Martin Beck Theatre (New York, NY)
5/7/1977 - 7/10/1977

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run


Other Productions of Happy End

1929   Berlin Original Berlin Production
1965   West End London Revival
West End
1975   West End London Revival
West End
1977   Off-Broadway Off-Broadway Revival
1977   Broadway Broadway Transfer


Audio Recordings

1989  Excerpts (Kurt Weill Revisited, Vol. II)

Show Information

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

Hosanna Rockefeller
a.k.a. God Bless Rockefeller
Bilbao Song
Lieutenants of the Lord
March Ahead to the Fight
a.k.a. March Ahead
The Sailors' Tango
a.k.a. Sailor Tango
Brother, Give Yourself a Shove
Song of the Big Shot
a.k.a. Tough Nut
Don't Be Afraid
In Our Childhood's Bright Endeavor
a.k.a. Childhood's Bright Endeavor
The Liquor Dealer's Dream
The Mandalay Song
Surabaya Johnny
Ballad of the Lily of Hell

Happy End - 1977 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Book of a Musical
Elisabeth Hauptmann
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Musical
Michael Harvey
The Chelsea Theatre Center
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Kurt Weil
Bertolt Brecht
Michael Feingold