Half a Sixpence

Broadway
Musical
Original
Arthur Kipps, an orphan and over-worked draper's assistant at the turn of the last century, unexpectedly inherits a fortune that propels him into high society. His childhood companion, Ann Pornick, watches with dismay as Arthur is made over in a new image by the beautiful and classy Helen Walsingham. Both young women undoubtedly love Arthur - but which of them should he listen to? With the help of his friends, Arthur learns that if you want to have the chance of living the right life, you need to make the right choices.
People (220)

Awards

Outer Critics Circle
1965 Outstanding Performance Winner
Tony Award
1965 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1965 Author of a Musical Nominee
1965 Choreography Nominee
1965 Composer and Lyricist Nominee
1965 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1965 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1965 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1965 Musical Nominee
1965 Producer of a Musical Nominee