Theatre Information

Broadway Theatre (New York, NY)
1681 Broadway

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The Happy Time Production Information


December 29, 1967 (23 previews)


January 18, 1968

Closing:September 28, 1968
# Performances:286
Theatres: Broadway Theatre (New York, NY)
12/29/1967 - 9/28/1968

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


Other Productions of The Happy Time

1968   Broadway Original Broadway Production
2008   Arlington, VA (Regional) Kander & Ebb Celebration Production
Arlington, VA (Regional)


Audio Recordings

1968  Composer's Demo
1968  Original Broadway Cast
1994  Excerpts (Lost in Boston)

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

The Happy Time
He's Back
Catch My Garter
Tomorrow Morning
Please Stay
I Don't Remember You
St. Pierre
Without Me
Among My Yesterdays
a.k.a. Walking Among My Yesterdays
The Life of the Party
Seeing Things
A Certain Girl
Being Alive

Cut prior to opening

If You Leave Me Now
In His Own Good Time
I Won't Go
I'm Sorry
Allez Oop
a.k.a. Allez-Oop

The Happy Time - 1968 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

The Hewes Awards - 1968 - Scenic Design
Peter Wexler
Theatre World Awards - 1968 - Performance
Julie Gregg
Michael Rupert
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Choreography
Gower Champion
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Costume Design
Freddy Wittop
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Direction of a Musical
Gower Champion
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Musical
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
John Kander
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Robert Goulet
David Wayne
Mike Rupert
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Julie Gregg
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Scenic Design
Peter Wexler