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Higher and Higher   

Shubert Theatre, (8/05/1940 - 8/24/1940)
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Opening Date: Aug 05, 1940    
Closing Date: Aug 24, 1940 Total Performances: 24

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York.
This production is a return engagement of Higher and Higher (4/04/1940 - 6/15/1940)


Production Staff
Produced by Dwight Deere Wiman
Book by Gladys Hurlbut and Joshua Logan; Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart; Based on an idea of Irvin Pincus; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek
Directed by Joshua Logan; Choreographed by Robert Alton
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard
Cast
Ted Adair
The Cat
Jane Ball
Purity
Robert Chisholm
Byng
Eva Condon
Hilda O'Brien
Sigrid Dagnie
The Bat
Lee Dixon
Mike O'Brien
Kay Duncan
Singing Girl
Marta Eggert
Minnie Sorenson
Leif Erickson
Patrick O'Toole
Janet Fox
Ellen
Joseph Granville
The Gorilla
George Griffith
Soda Jerker
Truckman
Jack Haley
Zachary Ash
Gloria Hope
Nursemaid
Richard Moore
Cop
Marie Nash
Minnie Sorenson
Frederic Nay
The Handyman
Coachman
Fin Olsen
Snorri
Marie Louise Quevli
Scullery Maid
Jane Richardson
Nursemaid
Ladies' Maid
Shirley Ross
Sandy Moore
Robert Rounseville
Soda Jerker
Truckman
Joseph Scandur
Cop
Truckman
Robert Shanley
First Cop
Sharkey
Sharkey
Hollace Shaw
Nursemaid
Hilda Spong
Miss Whiffen
Peggy Stewart
Nursemaid
Lyda Sue
The Frog
Carl Trees
Footman
Jack Whitney
Couturier
Billie Worth
Dottie
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
ACT 1 Sung By
A Barking Baby Never Bites Zachary Ash and Sandy Moore
From Another World Minnie Sorenson, Zachary Ash, Sandy Moore, Hilda O'Brien, Byng and Company
Mornings at Seven Mike O'Brien, Dottie and Ensemble
Nothing But You Minnie Sorenson, Patrick O'Toole and Singers
Disgustingly Rich Zachary Ash, Sandy Moore, Mike O'Brien, Hilda O'Brien, Byng, Miss Whiffen, Dottie and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Blue Monday Byng, Nursemaid, Scullery Maid, Ladies' Maid and Ensemble
Ev'ry Sunday Afternoon Minnie Sorenson and Patrick O'Toole
Lovely Day for a Murder Mike O'Brien, Dottie and Ensemble
How's Your Health Zachary Ash, Minnie Sorenson and Patrick O'Toole
It Never Entered My Mind Sandy Moore
I'm Afraid Zachary Ash, Sandy Moore and Specialty Girls and Boys
I'm Afraid (Reprise) Sandy Moore, Ellen, Mike O'Brien, Byng, Hilda O'Brien and First Cop