THE SCREENING ROOM: Celebrating Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's Camelot (Video)
03 Dec 2012
The Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe musical Camelot opened at Broadway's Majestic Theatre Dec. 3, 1960. In celebration of the piece, Playbill.com looks back at performances and numbers from the musical.
Camelot starred Julie Andrews and Robert Goulet in his Broadway debut. The production ran for 873 performances and took home four 1961 Tony Awards, including Best Actor for Richard Burton.
Robert Goulet singing "If Ever I Would Leave You":
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.