Book by Michael Stewart. Music and Lyrics by Jerry Herman. Based on the play The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder. Original Production Directed and Choreographed by Gower Champion. Produced for the Broadway Stage by David Merrick and Champion Five, Inc. Before dating apps and online matches, there was Dolly Levi. It only takes a moment to fall in love with this wonderfully charming musical, based on Thornton Wilder's The Matchmaker. Put on your Sunday clothes and join this unique cast of characters, as they take to the streets of 19th century New York, looking for love, only to discover it was within reach the entire time. For more info, CLICK HERE.