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BAKER STREET takes place in London in 1897, the year in which England celebrated the Diamond Jubilee of the reign of Queen Victoria. It is loosely based on the Sherlock Holmes story A Scandal in Bohemia by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Music samples provided courtesy of Decca Broadway and Edward B. Marks Music Company.
- Rehearsal Materials
- Cast List
- Brief History
Book by Jerome Coopersmith
Music and Lyrics by Marian Grudeff and Raymond Jessel.
1 Piano Conductor’s Score (2 Volumes)
1 Prompt Book
23 Dialogue Parts
36 Chorus-Vocal Parts
(in order of appearance)
4 Well Wishers
3 Gang Members
Dancing & Singing Ensemble
BAKER STREET opened on Broadway at the Broadway Theatre, February 10, 1965. It later transferred to the Martin Beck Theatre and played for a total of 311 performances starring Fritz Weaver, Peter Sallis, Martin Gabel, Inga Swenson, Virginia Vestoff and Teddy Green.
The Tony Award for best scenic design.