Bye Bye Birdie


Writers: Michael Stewart Charles Strouse Lee Adams


Act One

  • “We Love You, Conrad” - Teen Chorus
  • An English Teacher” - Rosie Alvarez
  • “The Telephone Hour” - Helen, Nancy, Alice, Margie, Harvey Johnson, Teen Chorus
  • How Lovely to Be a Woman” - Kim MacAfee
  • “We Love You, Conrad” - Teen Trio
  • Put On a Happy Face” - Albert Peterson and Two Sad Girls
  • “Normal American Boy” - Rose Alvarez, Albert Peterson and Chorus
  • “One Boy” - Kim MacAfee, Deborah Sue and Alice
  • “One Boy - Reprise” - Rosie Alvarez
  • Honestly Sincere” - Conrad Birdie and Townspeople
  • “Wounded” - Ursula, Margie, Deborah Sue
  • “Hymn for a Sunday Evening” - Mr. MacAfee, Mrs. MacAfee, Kim MacAfee, Randolph MacAfee
  • *“One Hundred Ways - Ballet” - *Rosie
  • One Last Kiss” - Conrad and Company

Act Two

  • What Did I Ever See in Him?” - Rose Alvarez and Kim MacAfee
  • “What Did I Ever See in Him? - Reprise” - Rosie Alvarez
  • “Kids” - Mr. MacAfee and Mrs. MacAfee
  • “A Lot of Livin’ to Do” - Conrad Birdie, Kim MacAfee and Teenagers
  • Baby, Talk to Me” - Albert Peterson and Quartet
  • *“Shriners’ Ballet” - *Rose Alvarez and the *Shriners
  • “Kids - Reprise” - Mr. MacAfee, Mrs. MacAfee, Randolph and Townspeople
  • *“Ice House Livin’” - *Teen Chorus
  • Spanish Rose” - Rose
  • “Rosie” - Albert and Rose

A song with an asterisk (*) before the title indicates a dance number; a character listed in a song with an asterisk (*) by the character's name indicates that the character exclusively serves as a dancer in this song, which is sung by other characters.

  • Guide written by
  • Jacquelyn Whitaker, Michael Miller

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