- Written for the 1958 Broadway show, Oh Captain! Based on the screenplay, "The Captain's Paradise", by Alec Coppel.
- Opened on Broadway February 4, 1958 at the Alvin Theatre and ran for 192 performances.
- The original cast included Ronny Randall, Alexandra Danilove, Susan Johnson, Abbe Lane, Jacquelyn McKeever, Edward Platt and Paul Valentine.
- Tony nominee for Best Musical 1958.