Sam S. Shubert Theatre / February 28, 1955
(starring Lilo, Gwen Verdon / Musical / 892 performances)
Can-Can opened May 7, 1953 and ran through June 25, 1955 at the Original Shubert Theatre.
Gwen Verdon won both the 1953 Theatre World Award and the 1954 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical;
Michael Kidd won the 1954 Tony Award for Best Choreography.