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The version that originally starred Mary Martin and Cyril Ritchard opened in 1954. There was another musical produced in 1950, starring Jean Arthur as Peter, Boris Karloff as Hook, with music by Leonard Bernstein.

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I believe it was Mary Martin who originated the Broadway role of Peter Pan.

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The musical Beauty and the Beast ran on Broadway from 1994 and 2007 with 5461 performances. It is Broadway's eighth longest running production in history.

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