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Happiest Girl in the World, The Musical Lyrics

Happiest Girl in the World, The description

The first show of the musical took place on April 1961. It has been staged not long, only four months without one & a half weeks. Closure came in June 1961.

This musical on Martin Beck Theatre’s stage gave 96 runs. Eight roles in this theatrical were acted by one person, C. Ritchard, including several major ones. Subsequently, vinyl recording of music was done by Columbia company.

The staging has the basis of the Greek mythology & the story of Aristophanes & his famous "Lysistrata" comedy, describing similar events. Drawing inspiration from Aristophanes’ legacy & out of the variety of myths of Greece of ancient times, F. Saidy & H. Mayers created own libretto. The music was originated by J. Offenbach.

In 1961, production has become nominated on Aw. Theatre World. B. Yarnell was awarded with it, playing a role of General Kinesias. In 1962, this spectacle was included in the short-list of Tonies (D. Krupska), but haven’t win any.
Release date: 1961
Last Update:March, 10th 2016


Happiest Girl in the World, The Lyrics

  1. Act 1
  2. Cheers for the Hero Lyrics 
  3. The Glory That is Greece Lyrics 
  4. The Happiest Girl in the World Lyrics 
  5. The Greek Marine Lyrics 
  6. Shall We Say Farewell Lyrics 
  7. Never Be-Devil the Devil Lyrics 
  8. Whatever They May Be Lyrics 
  9. Eureka Lyrics 
  10. The Oath Lyrics 
  11. The Happiest Girl in the World (Reprise) Lyrics 
  12. Diana's Transformation Lyrics 
  13. Vive La Virtue! Lyrics 
  14. Adrift on a Star Lyrics 
  15. The Happiest Girl in the World (Reprise) Lyrics 
  16. Act One Finale Lyrics 
  17. Act 2
  18. That'll Be the Day Lyrics 
  19. How Soon, Oh Moon? Lyrics 
  20. Love-Sick Serenade Lyrics 
  21. Five Minutes of Spring Lyrics 
  22. The Greek Marine (Reprise) Lyrics 
  23. Five Minutes of Spring (Reprise) Lyrics 
  24. Never Trust a Virgin Lyrics 
  25. Entrance of the Courtesans Lyrics 
  26. The Pied Piper's Can-Can Lyrics 
  27. Vive La Virtue! (Reprise) Lyrics 
  28. Finale Lyrics 

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