The Apple Tree

Music: Jerry Bock

Lyrics: Sheldon Harnick

Book: Bock & Harnick & Jerome Coopersmith

The Apple Tree, from the creators of Fiddler on the Roof, consists of three one-act musicals. Act I is based on Mark Twain's "The Diary of Adam and Eve", Act II on Frank R. Stockton's "The Lady or the Tiger?", and Act III on Jules Feiffer's "Passionella". The Apple Tree opened at the Shubert Theatre on October 18, 1966 starring Barbara Harris, Larry Blyden, Alan Alda, Carmen Alvarez, and Robert Klein. It ran for 463 performances and marked director Mike Nichols first involvement with a musical.

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