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The Gay Life Production History

The Gay Life Show Information

Previews: November 16, 1961 (3 previews)
Opening:November 18, 1961
Closing:February 24, 1962
# Performances:113
Theatres: Shubert Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
11/16/1961 - 2/24/1962
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • The High Life (alternate title)

Other Productions of The Gay Life

1961   Broadway Original Broadway Production
2005   Off-Off-Broadway Musicals Tonight! Concert

The Gay Life - 1961 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1962 Tony Awards Best Conductor and Musical Director Herbert Green
1962 Tony Awards Best Costume Design Lucinda Ballard
1962 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Elizabeth Allen
1962 Tony Awards Best Scenic Design Oliver Smith
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