Bye Bye Birdie. Musical comedy. Book by Michael Stewart
. Music by Charles Strouse
. Lyrics by Lee Adams
. Musical Director: Elliot Lawrence. Music orchestrated by Robert Ginzler. Dance arrangements by John Morris. Additional scoring by Elliot Lawrence. Scenic Design by Robert Randolph. Costume Design by Miles White. Choreographed...
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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In the best of all worlds the producers would take some responsibility for the kinds of things they're putting out. Unfortunately, they don't. And then I-- they keep saying we can't have our First Amendment rights abridged and we can't have censorship. Well we had it back in the Hayes days [Production Code Administration, headed by Will Hays
, the official Hollywood censor office], in the Johnson ...
Won Broadway's 1961 Tony Award as Best Supporting or Featured Actor (Musical) for "Bye, Bye Birdie" and a Grammy Award for the Mary Poppins