It’s a Bird… It’s A Plane… It’s Superman

Music by Charles Strouse 
Lyrics by Lee Adams 
Book by David Newman & Robert Benton
Based on comic strip “Superman”
Broadway production produced by Harold Prince in association with Ruth Mitchell
Directed for the Broadway stage by Harold Prince
Presented by Neglected Musicals Pty Ltd
By Arrangement with Tams – Witmark Music Library Inc

Directed by Stuart Maunder
Musical Director Mark Chamberlain
Produced by Michelle Guthrie
Design Elements Krystal Giddings
Logo and Program Design Mils Achi
Production Coordinator Freya Insall

It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… It’s Superman is a 1966 musical based on the comic book character Superman. The musical opened on Broadway at the Alvin Theatre on March 29, 1966.and ran for 129 performances.


Tony Cogin, Dr. Abner Sedgwick
Andy Cook, Jim Morgan
Tim Dal Cortivo, First Crook and More
Rebecca Matheson, Another Woman and More
Lucy Maunder, Lois Lane
Elise McCann, Sydney
Matthew McFarlane, Superman and Clark Kent
Kate Parry, Ensemble and More
Shaun Rennie, Max Mencken
John Rowe, Father Ling and More

Superman had two presentations at Hayes Theatre Co in October 2014

Photos by Noni Carroll