Yokel Boy. Musical comedy. Book by Lew Brown. Music by Lew Brown, Charles Tobias
and Sam H. Stept
. Lyrics by Lew Brown, Charles Tobias and Sam H. Stept. Choreographed by Gene Snyder. Scenic Design by Walter Jagemann. Directed by Lew Brown
. Majestic Theatre: 6 Jul 1939- 6 Jan 1940 (208 performances). Cast: Judy Canova
2 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Article |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
I'm an impatient comedian. And I feel the audience is as impatient as me.
Has won two Tony Awards as Best Actor (Musical): in 1952 for "Top Banana," a part that he recreated in the film version of the same name, Top Banana
(1954), and in 1972 for a revival of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum." He was also nominated in the same category in 1961 for "Do Re Mi."
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