A classic musical based on The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder, which featured Carol Channing in its original run as the title character.
Dolly Levi, the famous matchmaker, spends most of her time pairing others like Ambrose Kemper and Ermengarde, Cornelius Hackl and Irene Malloy, and Minnie Fayand and Barnaby Tucker, but soon decides its time to settle a match for herself - Horace Vandergellar.
Best Composer and Lyricist
Best Actress in a Musical - Carol Channing
Best Scenic Design
Best Costume Design
Best Direction (Musical)
Best Conductor and Musical Director
Best Producer (Musical)
Best Author (Musical)
Best Featured Actor in a Musical - Charles Nelson Reilly
Outstanding Performance - Ethel Merman
Best Actor in a Musical - Eddie Bracken
Best Revival of a Musical