The 1998 West End production had Hugh Jackman before he was Wolverine or even Leopold.
The 1979 Broadway revival includes The Mayor as Will Parker.
The 2002 revival had Aasif Mandvi as Ali Hakim before The Daily Show picked him up as a correspondent.
Keep Circulating the Tapes: Want to see the Todd-AO version properly? Got fifty bucks you're willing to shell out for a Laserdisc player and te LD version of the movie? In truth, it was released as part of the 50th Anniversary DVD, but the quality of the film was almost completely murdered. The Laserdisc version is probably the cheapest way you'll be able to see this version properly.
Production Posse: In the film, just about every dancer in the Dream Ballet had worked with Agnes de Mille on a regular basis.
Working Title: Away We Go, until R&H decided to re-name the play after its most energetic song.