Say, Darling


A comedy about a musical in three acts and fourteen scenes.

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  • Brief History
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  • Book by Richard Bissell, Abe Burrows and Marian Bissell
    Based on the best-selling novel by Richard Bissell
    Music by Jule Styne
    Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green


    1 Violin A
    1 Violin B
    1 Violin C
    1 Viola
    1 Cello
    1 Bass

    1 Reed I: Flute, Piccolo, Clarinet & Alto Saxophone
    1 Reed II: Flute, Piccolo, Clarinet & Alto Saxophone
    1 Reed III: Flute, Piccolo, Clarinet & Tenor Saxophone
    1 Reed IV: Flute, Piccolo, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet & Tenor Saxophone
    1 Reed V: Bass Clarinet & Baritone Saxophone

    1 Horn I & II
    1 Trumpet I
    1 Trumpet II
    1 Trumpet III
    1 Trombone I
    1 Trombone II

    1 Percussion I
    1 Percussion II
    1 Piano, Harmonium & Harmonica
    1 Guitar

    Piano-Conductor’s Score sent with rehearsal material.

  • 1       Piano Conductor’s Score
    1       Prompt Book
    23     Dialogue Parts
    9       Vocal Parts
    19     Chorus Parts

  • SAY, DARLING played for 332 performances on Broadway at the ANTA and Martin Beck Theatres starring Vivian Blaine, David Wayne and Johnny Desmond.

    AWARDS 1958

    Theatre World Award for outstanding stage performance by Robert Morse.

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