Broadway: President Flintstone

Almost two months before reaching Broadway. Mr. President seemed to have all the makings of a smash hit. The musical was written, after all, by Irving Berlin, Howard Lindsay and Russel Grouse. It is directed by Joshua Logan and produced by Leland Hayward. In tribute to the pulling power of those names, Mr. President has already sold nearly $2,000,000 worth of tickets and will probably run up an advance of $2,500,000, pushing Camelot ($3,000,000) as the most presold production of all time. More than 150 groups have anxiously signed up for "benefit"...

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