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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
Ted AdairThe Cat
Jane BallPurity
Robert ChisholmByng
Eva CondonHilda O'Brien
Sigrid DagnieThe Bat
Lee DixonMike O'Brien
Kay DuncanSinging Girl
Marta EggertMinnie Sorenson
Leif EricksonPatrick O'Toole
Janet FoxEllen
Joseph GranvilleThe Gorilla
George GriffithSoda Jerker
Jack HaleyZachary Ash
Gloria HopeNursemaid
Richard MooreCop
Marie NashMinnie Sorenson
Frederic NayThe Handyman
Fin OlsenSnorri
Marie Louise QuevliScullery Maid
Jane RichardsonNursemaid
Ladies' Maid
Shirley RossSandy Moore
Robert RounsevilleSoda Jerker
Joseph ScandurCop
Robert ShanleyFirst Cop
Hollace ShawNursemaid
Hilda SpongMiss Whiffen
Peggy StewartNursemaid
Lyda SueThe Frog
Carl TreesFootman
Jack WhitneyCouturier
Billie WorthDottie
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
ACT 1 Sung By
A Barking Baby Never BitesZachary Ash and Sandy Moore
From Another WorldMinnie Sorenson, Zachary Ash, Sandy Moore, Hilda O'Brien, Byng and Company
Mornings at SevenMike O'Brien, Dottie and Ensemble
Nothing But YouMinnie Sorenson, Patrick O'Toole and Singers
Disgustingly RichZachary Ash, Sandy Moore, Mike O'Brien, Hilda O'Brien, Byng, Miss Whiffen, Dottie and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Blue MondayByng, Nursemaid, Scullery Maid, Ladies' Maid and Ensemble
Ev'ry Sunday AfternoonMinnie Sorenson and Patrick O'Toole
Lovely Day for a MurderMike O'Brien, Dottie and Ensemble
How's Your HealthZachary Ash, Minnie Sorenson and Patrick O'Toole
It Never Entered My MindSandy Moore
I'm AfraidZachary 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