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George M. Cohan's Theatre , (7/21/1931 - 10/03/1931)
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Opening Date:Jul 21, 1931   
Closing Date:Oct 03, 1931 Total Performances:87

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Description: A revue in two acts


Production Staff
Produced by Heywood Broun; Produced in association with Milton Raison
Book by Heywood Broun, Peter Arno, Sig Herzig, Dorothy Parker, Nunnally Johnson, E.B. White, Milton Lazarus, Jack Hazzard, Edward J. McNamara and H. I. Phillips; Music by Michael H. Cleary, Philip Chagrig, Jay Gorney, Robert Stolz, Jimmy McHugh, Irving Berlin, Ann Ronell, Vernon Duke, Joseph Meyer, Alexander Williams, Herbert Goode and Muriel Pollock; Lyrics by Armin Robinson, Leo Robin, Dorothy Fields, Ira Gershwin, Irving Berlin, E.Y. Harburg, Max Lief, Nathaniel Lief, Walter Reisch, Alexander Williams, Muriel Pollock and Joe Young; Musical Director: Harry Archer; Music orchestrated by Frank E. Barry and King Ross
Dialogue directed by Theodore Hammerstein; Dances by John Boyle
Scenic Design by Henry Dreyfuss; Lighting Design by Henry Dreyfuss; Costume Design by Charles LeMaire and Kiviette
Cast
Rose Armand
Alice Bankert
Johnny Boyle Opening
Lee Brody A Girl about Town
Turtle Bay Dover's and Breeder's Social Club
Miss Straight
Lo, the Poor Doctor
Otto K. Attelbury's Daughter
The Radiomaniac
"The First Lady of the Land"
The Wife
Another Triangle
Heywood Broun Opening
In the Dressing Room
Man about Town
Turtle Bay Dover's and Breeder's Social Club
"I Want to Chisel in on Your Heart" (reprise)
Evelyn Carpenter
Cornelia Chason
Imogene Coca "(Let's Go) Out in the Open Air"
Fanille Davies
Frances Dewey "How's Your Uncle?"
"(I'm Just a) Doorstep Baby
Believe It or Not
"Chirp Chirp"
Margaret Doncaster
Frank Ericson
Mickie Forbs
Bobby Gillette "(Let's Go) Out in the Open Air"
"My Heart's a Banjo"
Believe It or Not
Al Gold "How's Your Uncle?"
You Were Perfectly Fine
"Chirp Chirp"
J. Gonzales
Taylor Gordon "Shoulders"
Maerena Grady
Francis Guinan
Frank Hauser
Jack Hazzard Proprietor
Turtle Bay Dover's and Breeder's Social Club
Otto K. Attelbury
The Radiomaniac
The Lover
Another Triangle
Percy Helton Cornelius Swaggerbilt
Turtle Bay Dover's and Breeder's Social Club
Mr. Coe
Lo, the Poor Doctor
The Man
Another Triangle
The Patient
Death Says It Isn't So
Believe It or Not
Jack Irwin
Julie Johnson "I Want to Chisel in on Your Heart"
"(Just) Begging for Love"
"Do As You Like"(Do What You Like)
Albert Jordan
Tom Jordan
Joe Kaye
Irene Kelly
Don Lannon
James Libby
Constance Madison
Lela Manor "I Want to Chisel in on Your Heart" (reprise)
Lila Manor "I Want to Chisel in on Your Heart" (reprise)
Vida Manuel
Dolly Martinez
Nellie Mayer
John McAvoy
Edward J. McNamara In the Dressing Room
The Visitor
Death Says It Isn't So
Leslyn Miller
John Muccio
George Murphy Slit-throat McGillicuddy
Turtle Bay Dover's and Breeder's Social Club
"I Want to Chisel in on Your Heart"
"(Just) Begging for Love"
"Do As You Like"(Do What You Like)
Edward Murray
Dick Neely
Edgar Nelson A Customer
Turtle Bay Dover's and Breeder's Social Club
Dr. Campbell
Lo, the Poor Doctor
The Doctor
Death Says It Isn't So
Herman
Park Avenue
Frances Nevins "Muchacha"
James Notarro
William O'Neal Dr. Fenway
Lo, the Poor Doctor
"Das Lied ist aus"(Don't Ask Me Why)
"Hot Moonlight"
Lester Ostrander
Nora Puntin
Inez Purdy
Jack Ray
Jerry Reardon
Margot Riley Mrs. Coe
Lo, the Poor Doctor
Otto K. Attelbury's Daughter
The Radiomaniac
The Nurse
Death Says It Isn't So
Virginia Smith You Were Perfectly Fine
Fifi
Park Avenue
Dorothy Snowden
Marjorie Sohmer
Anne Stanley
Morris Tepper
Winnie Turner
Helen Tuttle
Florence Winkel

ACT 1
In the Stars
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
Taken for a Ride
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
How's Your Uncle?
(music by Jimmy McHugh; lyrics by Dorothy Fields)
Shoulders
(music by Alexander Williams and Herbert Goode; lyrics by Alexander Williams and Herbert Goode)
Back in Circulation Again
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
I Want to Chisel in on Your Heart
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
(I'm Just a) Doorstep Baby
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
(Let's Go) Out in the Open Air
(music by Ann Ronell and Muriel Pollock; lyrics by Ann Ronell and Muriel Pollock)
Das Lied ist aus (Don't Ask Me Why) (from German film of the same name)
(music by Robert Stolz; lyrics by Walter Reisch, Armin Robinson and Joe Young)
Pie in the Sky
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
ACT 2
Muchacha
(music by Jay Gorney and Vernon Duke; lyrics by E.Y. Harburg)
The First Lady of the Land
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
Hot Moonlight
(music by Jay Gorney; lyrics by E.Y. Harburg)
I Want to Chisel in on Your Heart (Reprise)
(music by Michael H. Cleary; lyrics by Max Lief and Nathaniel Lief)
(Just) Begging for Love
(music by Irving Berlin; lyrics by Irving Berlin)
My Heart's a Banjo
(music by Jay Gorney; lyrics by E.Y. Harburg)
Do As You Like (Do What You Like)
(music by Phil Charig; lyrics by Leo Robin)
Chirp Chirp
(music by Phil Charig and Joseph Meyer; lyrics by Ira Gershwin)