Lauren Bacall ‎– Applause (Original Broadway Cast)

ABC Records ‎– ABC-OCS-11
Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold


A1 "Applause" Orchestra Overture 3:24
A2 First Nighters* Backstage Babble 1:29
A3 Len Cariou Think How It's Gonna Be 2:16
A4 Lauren Bacall And Boys* But Alive 3:54
A5 Penny Fuller The Best Night Of My Life 1:46
A6 Lauren Bacall And Penny Fuller Who's That Girl 2:45
A7 Bonnie Franklin And The "Gypsies"* Applause 4:03
A8 Lauren Bacall Hurry Back 1:00
A9 Lauren Bacall, Ann Williams, Len Cariou, Robert Mandan, Lee Roy Reams , And Guests* Fasten Your Seat Belts 2:45
B1 Lauren Bacall Welcome To The Theatre 2:35
B2 Lauren Bacall, Ann Williams And Brandon Maggart Good Friends 2:20
B3 Bonnie Franklin, Lee Roy Reams And The "Gypsies"* She's No Longer A Gypsy 2:56
B4 Lauren Bacall And Len Cariou One Of A Kind 2:40
B5 Penny Fuller One Hallowe'en 2:42
B6 Lauren Bacall And Len Cariou Something Greater 2:35
B7 The Company* Finale 1:06

Companies, etc.



Original Cast Album
Joseph Kipness & Lawrence Kasha In Association With Nederlander Productions & George M Steinbrenner III Present Lauren Bacall In "Applause" A New Musical

Based on the film "All About Eve" and the original story by Mary Orr.

"Applause" Opened At The Palace Theatre, New York City, On March 30, 1970.

Best Musical - Tony Award Winner - 1970
"Tony Awards" Best Actress, Best Direction, Best Choreography

All Selections Published By: Edwin H. Morris and Co., Inc. (ASCAP)
A Product Of ABC Records, Inc.
Made In U.S.A.
Mfd. by Capitol Records, Inc. U.S.A.

Cat# ABC-OCS-11, Robert Mandan appears on sleeve; # 93210, "One Hallowe'en" appears inside gatefold sleeve; # SO-93210, Robert Manden, "One Hallow'een" appears on labels.

Notes not on release, Recording Cast:
Margo Channing - Lauren Bacall
Bill Sampson - Len Cariou
Eve Harrington - Penny Fuller
Howard Benedict - Robert Mandan
Karen Richards - Ann Williams
Bonnie - Bonnie Franklin
Duane Fox - Lee Roy Reams
Buzz Richards - Brandon Maggart
Ensemble/Other Roles - Bill Allsbrook, John Anania, David Anderson, Renee Baughman, Ray Becker, Joan Bell, Debi Carpenter, John Cashman, Jon Daenen, Nicholas Dante, Patti D'Beck, Marilyn D'Honau, Gene Foote, Laurie Franks, Nat Horne, Ernestine Jackson, Howard Kahl, Gene Kelton, Alan King, Marybeth Kurdock, Mike Misita, Ed Nolfi, Carol Petri, Sheilah Rae, Orrin Reiley, Jeannette Seibert, Tom Urich, Henrietta Valor, Sammy Williams, Jerry Wyatt

Different takes of "Hurry Back" and "Something Greater" were used on different pressings.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Side 1): ABCS-OC-11
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Side 2): ABCS-OC-11

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ABC-OCS-11, SO-93210, 93210 Lauren Bacall Applause (Original Broadway Cast)(LP, Album, Gat) ABC Records, ABC Records, ABC Records ABC-OCS-11, SO-93210, 93210 US 1970 Sell This Version
IPP-80523 Lauren Bacall Applause (Original Broadway Cast)(LP, Album, Gat) Probe IPP-80523 Japan 1970 Sell This Version
ABC-OCS-11 Lauren Bacall Applause (Original Broadway Cast)(LP, Album) ABC Records ABC-OCS-11 Australia 1975 Sell This Version
MCL 1724 Lauren Bacall Applause (Original Broadway Cast Album)(LP, Album, RE) MCA Records MCL 1724 UK Unknown Sell This Version
MCA-37100 Lauren Bacall Applause (Original Broadway Cast)(LP, Album, RE) MCA Records MCA-37100 US 1980 Sell This Version