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  • Once In A Lifetime: The Anthony Newley Collection. Bmg/Razor & Tie; ASIN: B000002ZBK
  • Best Of Anthony Newley. Gnp/Crescendo; ASIN: B000001OZD
  • Originated the role of "Cocky" in the musical comedy "The Roar of the Greasepaint, The Smell of the Crowd."
  • Recorded a demo of the theme to Goldfinger (1964) before it was given to Shirley Bassey (he also co-wrote the song).
  • (1956) He performed in John Cranko and John Addison's revue, "Cranks," at the St. Martin's Theatre in London, England with Annie Ross in the cast.
  • (1961) He acted and directed in Leslie Bricusse and his musical, "Stop the World-I Want to Get Off," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Anna Quayle, Marti Webb, and Virginia Mason in the cast. Sean Kenney was setting designer and lighting designer.
  • Stop the World - I Want to Get Off (1978). Musical (revival). Music by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley. Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley. Book by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley. Musical Director: George Rhodes. Music arranged by Ian Fraser. Music orchestrated by Billy Byers and Joseph Lipman. Choreographed by Billy Wilson. Directed by Mel Shapiro. New York State Theatre: 3 Aug 1978- 27 Aug 1978 (30 performances). Cast: Sammy Davis Jr. (as "Littlechap"), Marian Mercer (as "Evie/Anya/Ilse/Lorene"), Shelly Burch (as "Jane"), Dennis Daniels (as "Baton Twirler/Death/M.C., Snobs Country Club/Ensemble"), Wendy Edmead (as "Susan"), Karen Giombetti (as "Ensemble"), Patrick Kinser-Lau (as "Guitar Player/M.C., Spanish Group/Ensemble"), Edwetta Little (as "M.C., Black Organization/Speaker of the House/Ensemble"), Donna Lowe (as "Schoolgirl/Election Newscaster/Ensemble"), Debora Masterson (as "1st Girl in Crow's Nest/Ensemble"), Joyce Nolen (as "2nd Girl in Crow's Nest/M.C., Hadassah/Singer/Ensemble"), Charles Willis Jr. (as "Boy"). Produced by James M. Nederlander and Joseph Nederlander. Produced in association with City Center of Music & Drama and Barbara Platoff.
  • (1989) He acted in Leslie Bricusse's musical, "Stop the World I Want to Get Off," at the Churchill Theatre in Bromley, Kent, England with Rhonda Burchmore in the cast.
  • (1996) He acted in Leslie Bricusse's musical, "Scrooge, The Musical," at the Dominion Theatre in London, England with Tom Watt in the cast. Bob Tomson was director.
  • (October 3, 1962) He and Leslie Bricusse wrote the music and lyrics for the musical, "Stop The World I Want To Get Off," at the Sam S. Shubert Theatre in New York City for 556 performances.
  • (May 13, 1963) He and Leslie Bricusse wrote the music and lyrics for the musical, "Stop The World I Want To Get Off," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Joel Grey, Julie Newmar, Janet Allman, Jennifer Allman, Karen Hopper, Karen Johnson, Sherry Lambert, Geri O'Gorman, Shelley Payon, Audrey Saxon, Beverlee Weir, Virginia Mason, Mark Month, and Michael Month in the cast. Sean Kenny was set designer. John Broome was choreographer. Virginia Mason was director. David Merrick and Bernard Delfont were producers. Anthony Newley was also director.
  • (April 12, 1965) He acted and directed the musical, "The Roar of the Greasepaint--The Smell of the Crowd, "at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Cyril Ritchard, Sally Smith, Joyce Jillison, Gilbert Price, George Hirose, Murray Tannenbaum, Rawley Bates, Lori Browne, Lori Cesar, Jill Choder, Gloria Chu, Kay Cole, Marlene Dell, Boni Enten, Mitzi Feinn, Pamela Gruen, Linda Rae Hager, Cyndi Howard, Laura Michaels, Debbie Palmer, and Heather Taylor in the cast. Leslie Bricusse and he wrote the book, music, and lyrics. Sean Kenny was set designer. Freddy Wittop was costume designer. Gillian Lynne was choreographer. David Merrick was producer.
  • (May 16, 1965) He and Leslie Bricusse wrote the book, music, and lyrics for the musical, "The Roar of The Greasepaint--The Smell of the Crowd," at the Shubert Theatre in New York City for 232 performances.
  • (1965) Leslie Bricusse and his musical, "Stop the World, I Want To Get Off," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Kenneth Nelson and Joan Eastman in the cast. Kenneth Nelson was also director.
  • (1966) Leslie Bricusse and his musical, "The Roar of the Greaspaint, The Smell of the Crowd," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Kenneth Nelson, Christopher Hewett and Jill Choder in the cast. Buff Shurr was director.
  • (1990-1991 Season) Leslie Bricusse and his musical, "The Roar of the Greasepaint, The Smell of the Crowd," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with George S. Irving, Robert Johanson, Mia Malm, Denise Nolan and Ron Richardson in the cast. Robert Johanson and Larry Grey were directors. Tom Helm was musical director. Susan Stroman was choreographer. Michael Anania was scenic designer. Mark Stanley was lighting designer. Gregg Barnes was costume designer.
  • (1959) Single: "I've Waited So Long" (UK #3)
  • (1960) Single: "Do You Mind" (UK #1)
  • (1960) Single: "Why" (UK #1)
  • (1961) Single: "What Kind of Fool Am I?" (UK #36)
  • (1960) Single: "If She Should Come to You" (UK #4)
  • (1961) Single: "Pop Goes the Weasel/Bee Bom" (UK #12)
  • (1962) Single: "That Noise" (UK #34)
  • (1960) Single: "Strawberry Fair" (UK #3)
  • (1961) Single: "And The Heavens Cried" (UK #6)
  • (1959) Single: "Idle on Parade" (UK #13)
  • (1959) Single: "Personality" (UK #6)
  • (1962) Single: "D-Darling" (UK #25)
  • (2016-2017 season) The musical revue, "An Anthony Newley-Leslie Bricusse Songbook," was performed at the Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre Center in Chicago, Illinois with Averis L. Anderson and Graham Thomas Heacock in the cast.

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