JOHN KANDER A TOUGH ACT TO FOLLOW LYRICS

Cioffi (spoken): May I be bold?
I never believed in that whole 'some enchanted evening' thing, until now.
The first time I saw you, there was a blue wash on the stage
and they hit ya with a pink special. It was...

Niki (spoken): It was just like a musical, huh Frank?

Cioffi (spoken): I thought, Niki, I thought to myself
(singing)
You and I,
We could be
A tough act to follow
Can't ya see?
Special people doing special things
Running rings around any pair
Anywhere
You and I,
We could stay
A tough act to follow
In every way
If you hold my hand
And let the music start
Let the curtains part
Let the spot light glow...

Cioffi (spoken): Gosh, I wish I could do that.

Niki (spoken): Well, you can Frank. It's simple really. Just follow me.
Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.

Cioffi and Niki (spoken): Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.

Cioffi (spoken): Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.

Niki(spoken): Hey, you've done this before.
How about a spotlight of your own?
Hey, Harry, put him in pink! Oh, looking
good, Frank. Lookin' real good!
(singing)
We'd be a tough act to follow
A tough act to follow
I know

Cioffi (spoken): Are you thinkin' what I'm thinkin'?

Niki (spoken): I sure think I am.

Cioffi and Niki (spoken): Come on, gang.

Ensemble (singing):
You and I,
We could be
A tough act to follow
Can't ya see?
Special people doing special things
Running rings around any pair
Anywhere
You and I,
We could stay
A tough act to follow
In every way
Ahhhhhhh
Let the curtains part
Let the spot light glow...
We'd be a
Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.
Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.
Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.
Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.

Cioffi and Niki:
We'd be a tough act to follow
A tough act to follow

Cioffi: I know
Niki (spoken): Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.
Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.
Stomp. Hop. Slap. Step. Slap. Step. Stamp. Stamp.