Category: MARY MARTIN

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Mary Martin, Hello Dolly!

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Mary Martin and the London cast of Hello Dolly! 1965.

Mary Martin and Buddy Rogers, 1938.

Mary Martin and Buddy Rogers, 1938.

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in 1959, while The Sound of Music was in pre-production, Mary Martin made time for a nation wide tour and subsequent Television Special. Magic with Mary Martin was tailored for Children and was performed during the afternoon on each stop, and Music With Mary Martin for an “adult” audiences, was performed in the evening. Magic with Mary Martin, included a condensed one-woman-version of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, with Mary as Cinderella, Prince Charming, the Fairy Godmother AND the Narrator. In this photo, Mary preforms In My Own Little Corner, by the fireplace, dressed as Cinderella.

Mary Martin, Theodore Bikel

Mary Martin, Theodore Bikel

The Sound of Music, 1959.

Mary Martin at Mainbocher’s “Salon” in New Yor…

Mary Martin at Mainbocher’s “Salon” in New York City. 1958.

Mary Martin and Richard Rodgers,

Mary Martin and Richard Rodgers,

Mary Martin modeling one of her Mainbocher gow…

Mary Martin modeling one of her Mainbocher gowns for her 1958-59 tour of Music With Mary Martin.

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Mary Martin, Born Yesterday. 1956.

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Mary Martin and Wilbur Evans sing the “Dites Moi” finale and the “Born on the opposite side of the sea…” reprise of “Some Enchanted Evening” on the original London cast recording of South Pacific.

The last note is a delightful surprise.