The Fantasticks, the longest-running musical in world history, celebrated its 37th anniversary Saturday, May 3 at the Sullivan Street Playhouse, the Off-Broadway theatre the show has been playing continuously from that date -- in 1960. The company threw a party May 2 to celebrate the anniversary. It was attended by composer Harvey Schmidt, librettist Tom Jones, and invited guests.
The show played its 15,324th performance Saturday evening.
-- By Robert Viagas