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Sandy Wilson

Performance Dates

October 26-28, 1961

Creative Team

Director - Charles Dodrill

Conductor - Alan Bradley

Designer-Technical Director - Fred Thayer

Choreographer - Lloyd Lewis

Choral Director - Richard H. Chamberlain


Set against the backdrop of the French Riviera, this romantic spoof of 1920s musical comedies tells the story of English heiress, Polly, who is longing for only one thing: a boy friend. Polly's father, convinced that any boy who isn't wealthy will court Polly strictly for her financial situation, forbids her to engage any potential suitors. Honoring his wishes, Polly explains to Tony, the messenger boy with whom she's fallen in love, that she is no rich girl. This is just the tip of the mistaken identity iceberg, as love proceeds to find its way charmingly through nearly every member of the cast and bring them all to a happy ending.


Acting | Dance | Theatre and Performance Studies | Theatre History


College Theater, Otterbein University Theater, Drama, Musical Theatre

The Boy Friend

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