Sweet Charity opened on January 29, 1966 at Broadway’s Palace Theatre where it ran for 608 performances.
Was Sweet Charity a flop?
Sweet Charity did flop — it nearly sunk Universal Pictures. That massive failure, though, is part of the reason why Fosse landed Cabaret. According to Wasson’s memoir, it seemed that Feuer did put in a good with Wolf, who eventually met with Fosse and hired him for the project.
How did Sweet Charity end?
Charity jumps in after Oscar and forgives him. The two then walk off together, soaking wet, through the park. Bob Fosse thought this ending was too corny, and decided to use the depressing, yet more inspirational, ending for the film’s major release.
Why wasnt Gwen Verdon in Sweet Charity?
Although uncredited, Gwen Verdon was assistant choreographer in the film version of Sweet Charity (1969). The company was filming on the day Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated. Actress Paula Kelly was so upset that she couldn’t work.
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Where can i stream Sweet Charity?
Watch Sweet Charity | Prime Video.
Where was Sweet Charity filmed?
Charity’s Apartment, 317 West 46th Street and 8th Avenue, Manhattan. Central Park (South-End Corner) Manhattan. Gapstow Bridge, Central Park, Manhattan. Bethesda Fountain, (Mid-Park at 72nd Street) Central Park, Manhattan.