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Lady in the Dark   

 
Alvin Theatre , (1/23/1941 - 6/15/1941)
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Opening Date:Jan 23, 1941   
Closing Date:Jun 15, 1941 Total Performances:162

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Dr. Brooks' Office. Liza Elliott's Office.


Production Staff
Produced by Sam H. Harris
Book by Moss Hart; Music by Kurt Weill; Lyrics by Ira Gershwin; Musical Director: Maurice Abravanel; Music orchestrated by Kurt Weill; Vocal arrangements by Kurt Weill
Play staged by Moss Hart; All musical sequences staged by Hassard Short; Choreographed by Albertina Rasch
Production Design by Hassard Short; Lighting Design by Hassard Short; Scenic Design by Harry Horner; Costume Design by Irene Sharaff; Gowns Designed by Hattie Carnegie; Assistant to Mr. Horner: Lester Polakov and Dick Bernstein; Assistant to Miss Sharaff: Brion
General Manager: Morris Jacobs; Company Manager: John H. Potter
General Stage Manager: John Kennedy; Stage Manager: Bernard Hart; Assistant Stage Mgr: John McCahill, Frank Spencer and Ward Tallmon
Asst. to the Choreographer: Agnes Roy; Press Representative: John Peter Toohey and Ben Kornzweig; Casting: Myra Hampton Streger; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Cast
Gertrude Lawrence Liza Elliott
Jerome Andrews Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Nelson Barclift Tom
an office boy
Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Dorothy Bird Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
George Bockman Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Anne Bracken Child
Macdonald Carey Charley Johnson
Kenneth Casey Child
Andre Charise Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Catherine Conrad Singer
Audrey Costello Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Jean Cumming Singer
Davis Cunningham Jack
Singer
Margaret Dale Maggie Grant
Patricia Deering Carol
a model
Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Carol Deis Singer
Eleanor Eberle Barbara
Hazel Edwards Singer
Max Edwards Singer
Sally Ferguson Child
Len Frank Singer
Gordon Gifford Singer
Dan Harden Ben Butler
Fred Hearn Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Manfred Hecht Singer
Danny Kaye Russell Paxton
Yaroslav Kirov Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Ellie Lawes Child
Joan Lawes Child
Ann Lee Miss Stevens
Robert Lee Child
Bert Lytell Kendall Nesbitt
June MacLaren Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Jacqueline MacMillan Child
William Marel Singer
Victor Mature Randy Curtis
Robert Mills Child
Warren Mills Child
Beth Nichols Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Virginia Peine Helen
a model
Gedda Petry Ruthie
a model
Singer
Donald Randolph Dr. Brooks
June Rutherford Singer
Natalie Schafer Alison Du Bois
Jeanne Shelby Miss Bowers
Larry Siegle Singer
Harold Simmons Singer
Ward Tallmon Joe
an office boy
Lois Volkman Child
George Ward Child
William Welch Child
Wana Wennerholm Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Margaret Westberg Marcia
a model
Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Parker Wilson Alberta Rasch Group Dancer
Evelyn Wyckoff Miss Foster
Florence Wyman Singer
music by Kurt Weill; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
ACT 1Sung By
Oh Fabulous One in Your Ivory Tower Liza Elliott's Serenaders
The World's Inamorata Liza Elliott and Miss Foster
One Life to Live Liza Elliott and Russell Paxton
Girl of the Moment Ensemble
It Looks Like Liza Entire Company
This Is New Randy Curtis and Liza Elliott
The Princess of Pure Delight Liza Elliott and Children
This Woman at the Altar Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
The Greatest Show on Earth Russell Paxton and Ensemble
The Best Years of His Life Charley Johnson and Randy Curtis
Tschaikowsky Russell Paxton and Ensemble
The Saga of Jenny Liza Elliott, Jury and Ensemble
My Ship Liza Elliott