Theatre Information

Shubert Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
225 West 44th St.

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Pipe Dream Production Information


November 30, 1955

Closing:June 30, 1956
# Performances:246
Theatres: Shubert Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
11/30/1955 - 6/30/1956

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


Other Productions of Pipe Dream

1955   Broadway Original Broadway Production


Audio Recordings

1955  Original Broadway Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical


  • Bear Flag Cafe (working 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

All Kinds of People
The Tide Pool
Ev'rybody's Got a Home but Me
a.k.a. Everybody's Got a Home but Me
A Lopsided Bus
Bums' Opera
The Man I Used to Be
Sweet Thursday
Suzy Is a Good Thing
All at Once You Love Her
The Happiest House on the Block
The Party That We're Gonna Have Tomorrow Night
The Party Gets Going
I Am a Witch
Will You Marry Me?
a.k.a. Will You Marry Me
a.k.a. Thinking
How Long?
a.k.a. How Long
The Next Time It Happens

Cut prior to opening

Sitting on the Back Porch
a.k.a. Sittin' on the Porch
I Have Loved and I've Learned

Pipe Dream - 1955 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Choreography
Boris Runanin
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Conductor and Musical Director
Salvatore Dell'Isola
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Costume Design
Alvin Colt
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Direction
Harold Clurman
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Musical
Richard Rodgers
Oscar Hammerstein II
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
William Johnson
Mike Kellin
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Judy Tyler