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BAR MITVAH BOY a musical based on the television play by Jack Rosenthal. Music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Don Black Her Majesty's Theatre, London 31 October, 1978 (77 perfs) SYNOPSIS A tale of a young Jewish boy who runs away from the Bar Mitzvah on which his parents have poured their efforts and their money. Looking at the adult world young Eliot Green doubts if he can cope with being a part of it. MUSICAL NUMBERS: 1. The Bar Mitzvah of Eliot Green 2. The Harolds Of This World 3. I've Just Begun 4. If Only A Little Bit Sticks 5. Rita's Request 6. The Sun Shines Out Of Your Eyes 7. This Time Tomorrow 8. Thou Shalt Not 9. We've Done All Right 10. Where Is the Music Coming From? 11. Why? 12. You Wouldn't Be You CAST: • Eliot Green • Squidge • Denise • Brain • Donna • Cantor • Rabbi Sherman • Victor Green • Lesley Green • Harold • Rita Green • Sylvia • Maurice Caplan • Grandad • M.C. • Dickie McManus DISCOGRAPHY: Original London Cast Recording - CBS 70162