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White Horse Inn   

Center Theatre , (10/01/1936 - 4/10/1937)
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Opening Date:Oct 01, 1936   
Closing Date:Apr 10, 1937 Total Performances:223

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: In and around the White Horse Inn

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Rockefellers
Produced by Laurence Rivers, Inc. and Erik Charell
Music by Ralph Benatsky; Book by Hans Mueller; Suggested by Oskar Blumenthal and G. Kandelburg; Lyrics by Irving Caesar; Book adapted by David Freedman; Musical Director: Victor Baravalle; Additional music by Robert Stolz, Irving Caesar, Norman Zeno, Will Irwin, Richard Fall, Jara Benes, Vivian Ellis and Eric Coates; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek; Musical Advisor: Adam Gelbtrunk
Directed by Erik Charell; Choreographed by Max Rivers
Scenic Design by Ernst Stern; Modern Dress designs by Irene Sharaff; Costume Design by Ernst Stern; Lighting and Special Lighting Effects by Eugene Braun
General Manager: C.G. Stewart
Stage Manager: Charles Mather; Assistant Stage Mgr: Burton McEvilly, Richard Whale, Jack Voeth and Hal Voeth
Press Representative: William Fields, Beverly Kelly and David Tebet; Assistant to Mr. Erik Charell: Frank Hall
Kitty Carlisle Katarina Vogelhuber
Proprietress of the White Horse Inn
William Gaxton Leopold
the Head Waiter
Robert Halliday Donald Hutton
John Albert Baker Kaufman
Singing Ensemble
Marvin Atkin Child
James Babbitt Boy in the Ensemble
Penny Banks Singing Ensemble
Jack Barnes Boy in the Ensemble
John Barry Farmer Waldman
Singing Ensemble
Eleanor Bauman Zenzi
the Goat Girl
Evan Beatty Girl in the Ensemble
Betsy Berkeley Girl in the Ensemble
Thomas Blayney Boy in the Ensemble
Evelyn Bonefine Girl in the Ensemble
Geraldine Bork Singing Ensemble
Edward Brown Boy in the Ensemble
Joe Brown, Jr. Child
Klara Buestr Girl in the Ensemble
William Bull Boy in the Ensemble
Phyllis Cameron Girl in the Ensemble
Maurice Carr Farmer Thomas
Singing Ensemble
Maude Carroll Girl in the Ensemble
Bill Chandler Boy in the Ensemble
Diana Chase Child
Charles Chavez Boy in the Ensemble
Nelson Clifford Schoolmaster Pimperl
Floyd Cornaby Franz
a Waiter
Boy in the Ensemble
Carol Crowell Girl in the Ensemble
Ruth Dawson Singing Ensemble
Arthur de Voss Singing Ensemble
Eleanor De Witte Girl in the Ensemble
Helene Dernelle Girl in the Ensemble
Alfred Drake Singing Ensemble
Valerie Eaton Girl in the Ensemble
Sonia Efron Girl in the Ensemble
Audrey Elliott Girl in the Ensemble
Walter Elliott Child
Esta Elman Singing Ensemble
Billy Entenmann Child
Margie Evans Girl in the Ensemble
Dionne Farrelle Girl in the Ensemble
Anne Francis Singing Ensemble
Leo Freedman Child
Edwin Gale Boy in the Ensemble
Gene Gally Boy in the Ensemble
Tommy Gavin Piccolo
Tilda Getze Girl in the Ensemble
Milton Gill Alpine Rose Hotel Porter
Sidney Gordon Boy in the Ensemble
George Gorst Boy in the Ensemble
Frederick Graham Professor Hinzelman
Myra Green Child
Wendy Greene Girl in the Ensemble
Edwin Hackett Boy in the Ensemble
Billy Hale Boy in the Ensemble
Ed Hall Boy in the Ensemble
Gertrude Hamilton Singing Ensemble
Lorraine Harris Girl in the Ensemble
Marion Harvey Girl in the Ensemble
Gladys Haverty Singing Ensemble
Frances Hayes Girl in the Ensemble
Buddy Hertelle Boy in the Ensemble
Billy House William McGonigle
Frances Hyatt Girl in the Ensemble
Mel Kacher Boy in the Ensemble
Gene Kavanaugh Boy in the Ensemble
Florence Keezel Singing Ensemble
Maurice Kelly Boy in the Ensemble
Arnold Korff The Emperor
Gratia Landley Child
Flora Laney Singing Ensemble
Lorraine Latham Girl in the Ensemble
Martin Le Roy Butcher Smith
Singing Ensemble
Clark Leston Boy in the Ensemble
Billy Lichtenberger Child
Willi Lichtenberger The Shepherd Boy
Fred Locke Singing Ensemble
Dorothy Lodge Child
Marguerite Lodge Child
Virginia Lodge Child
Anton Lonek Child
Velma Lord Girl in the Ensemble
Charlotte Lorraine Girl in the Ensemble
Albert Mahler Cook's Guide
Jules Mann Boy in the Ensemble
Marie Marion Hanni
the Postwoman
Emily Marsh Singing Ensemble
Maxine Martin Girl in the Ensemble
Patricia Martin Girl in the Ensemble
Anthony Marvin Proprietor of The Black Bull
Singing Ensemble
Melissa Mason Gretel
Hinzelman's daughter
Luba Matiuk Girl in the Ensemble
Joseph McCarthy Child
June Meier Child
Florence Menges Girl in the Ensemble
Jack Millard Proprietor of The Golden Beer
Boy in the Ensemble
Mickey Moore Boy in the Ensemble
Paul Moore Boy in the Ensemble
Harold Murray Boy in the Ensemble
Mae Muth Singing Ensemble
Dorothy Palmer Child
Mildred Patterson Girl in the Ensemble
Bill Pillick Boy in the Ensemble
Betty Pope Girl in the Ensemble
Harry Quinn Boy in the Ensemble
Oscar Ragland Head Forester
Adelaide Raleigh Girl in the Ensemble
Mme. Reverelly Pepi
the Milkmaid
Dorothy Richel Child
Herbert Rissman Boy in the Ensemble
Ernst Robert Ketterl
The Emperor's Valet de Champ
Ruth Roberts Girl in the Ensemble
Jack Rogers Boy in the Ensemble
Babs Rossiter Child
Ruth Rostyn Girl in the Ensemble
Evelyn Sather Girl in the Ensemble
Olga Schwenker Girl in the Ensemble
Winton Sears Boy in the Ensemble
Almira Sessions Miss Katzenjammer
Joseph Shaughnessy Child
Ruth Shaw Girl in the Ensemble
Paul Shobat Boy in the Ensemble
Morrie Siegel Singing Ensemble
Edwin Sims Boy in the Ensemble
Ed Smith Farmer Christensen
Boy in the Ensemble
Sonia Sorel Girl in the Ensemble
Carol Stone Natalie
McGongile's daughter
Lillian Sullivan Singing Ensemble
Mary Sutherland Honeymooner
Girl in the Ensemble
Carl Trees Boy in the Ensemble
Norman Van Emburgh Proprietor of Alpine Rose Inn
Singing Ensemble
Arthur Vann Singing Ensemble
Nina Verde Singing Ensemble
Hal Voeth Boy in the Ensemble
Harold Voeth Honeymooner
Jack Voeth Boy in the Ensemble
Howard Warriner Proprietor of Esplanade Hotel
Singing Ensemble
Kenneth Weaver Boy in the Ensemble
Buster West Sylvester S. Somerset, Jr.
Grover White Captain of the Steamboat
Gloria Whitney Girl in the Ensemble
Robert Williamson The Mayor
Janice Winter Girl in the Ensemble
Joseph Wirag Boy in the Ensemble
Georgina Yaeger Girl in the Ensemble
music by Ralph Benatsky; lyrics by Irving Caesar
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1Sung By
Arrival of Tourists Singing Ensemble and Children
Leave It to Katarina
(music by Jara Benes)
Katarina Vogelhuber (Proprietress of the White Horse Inn) and Ensemble
I Cannot Live Without Your Love Leopold (the Head Waiter) and Katarina Vogelhuber (Proprietress of the White Horse Inn)
Arrival of Steamboat Ensemble
White Horse Inn Katarina Vogelhuber (Proprietress of the White Horse Inn), Donald Hutton and Ensemble
Cowshed Rhapsody
(music by Adam Gelbtrunk)
Blue Eyes
(music by Robert Stolz)
Donald Hutton, Natalie (McGongile's daughter) and Ensemble
Rain Finale Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
Market Day in the Village Katarina Vogelhuber (Proprietress of the White Horse Inn), Leopold (the Head Waiter) and Market Vendors
Goodbye, Au Revoir, Auf Wiedersehn
(music by Eric Coates)
Leopold (the Head Waiter) and Waiters
High Up on the Hills Katarina Vogelhuber (Proprietress of the White Horse Inn), William McGonigle, Pepi (the Milkmaid), Tyrolean Dancers and Ensemble
I Would Love to Have You Love Me
(music by Gerald Marks; lyrics by Irving Caesar and Sam Lerner)
Sylvester S. Somerset, Jr., Gretel (Hinzelman's daughter) and Ensemble
Welcome on the Landing Stage Entire Company
ACT 3Sung By
Serenade to the Emperor Serenaders
We Prize Most the Things We Miss Katarina Vogelhuber (Proprietress of the White Horse Inn)
The Waltz of Love
(music by Richard Fall)
Serenader, Donald Hutton, Natalie (McGongile's daughter) and Ensemble