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Once Upon a Mattress
Music by Mary Rodgers, lyrics by Marshall Barer and book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer.

Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm at the Alden Theatre Mar 23, 2001 - Apr 7, 2001
Producer: Susan Kahn
Director: Andrew Regiec
Music Director: Stuart Y Weich
Technical Director: Unknown (TBA)   --   (MTA)

The total run on Broadway was 460 performances. The musical was directed by George Abbott and choreographed by Joe Layton. Once Upon A Mattress marked the Broadway debut of later stage and TV legend Carol Burnett, who originated the role of Princess Winnifred. Also featured were Joseph Bova, Allen Case, Jack Gilford and Matt Mattox. Jane White played the role of Queen Aggravain, becoming the first African-American actress to portray a white character on the Broadway stage. Jack Gilford played King Sextimus The Silent

MCP is grateful for the generous support of:
McLean Community Foundation Arts Council of Fairfax County  

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