* HeyItsThatGuy: The 1955 film version, which features [[ThePartridgeFamily Mrs. Partridge]], [[Film/InTheHeatOfTheNight Sheriff Gillespie]], [[TheShawshankRedemption Brooks Hatlen]], [[GreenAcres Oliver Wendell Douglas]], and [[AllMyChildren Palmer Cortlandt]].
** The 1998 West End production had Hugh Jackman before he was [[Film/{{X-Men}} Wolverine]] or even [[KateAndLeopold Leopold]].
** The 1979 Broadway revival includes [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer The Mayor]] as Will Parker.
** The 2002 revival had Aasif Mandvi as Ali Hakim before ''Series/TheDailyShow'' picked him up as a correspondent.
* ProductionPosse: In the film, just about every dancer in the Dream Ballet had worked with Agnes de Mille on a regular basis.
* WorkingTitle: ''Away We Go'', until R&H decided to re-name the play after its most energetic song.