Where's Charley? represents composer-lyricist Frank Loesser's first Broadway score (Guys and Dolls, The Most Happy Fella and How to Succeed in Business… would follow). George Abbott penned the libretto, an adaptation of Brandon Thomas' classic British college farce Charley's Aunt. Here's a look at the closing performance:
The company, directed by Tony Award winner John Doyle (Sweeney Todd, Company) featured Rob McClure in the title role, Sebastian Arcelus as Jack, Jeff Brooks as Brassett, Rebecca Luker as Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez, Dakin Matthews as Spettigue, Howard McGillin as Sir Francis Chesney, Jill Paice as Kitty Verdun and Lauren Worsham as Amy Spettigue with Dan Callaway, Meggie Cansler, Hannah Chin, Nick Cosgrove, Desiree Davar, Ashlee Dupre, Leah Edwards, Drew Frankin, Arlo Hill, Leah Horowitz, Jordan Hunt, Amy Justman, Max Kumangai, Analisa Leaming, Colby Lindeman, Angelina Mullins, Patricia Noonan, Weston Wells Olson, Lainie Sakakura, Tommy Scrivens, Kendall Sparks, Brendan Stimson and Amos Wolff.