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The Singing Rabbi   

Selwyn Theatre, (9/10/1931 - 9/12/1931)
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Opening Date: Sep 10, 1931    
Closing Date: Sep 12, 1931 Total Performances: 3

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Home of the Widow Sheindel in Galacia; Aboard Steamer en route to New York; The Widow Sheindel's Home in New York.

Production Staff
Produced by Harry Thomashefsky
Book by Boris Thomashefsky and Harry Thomashefsky; Music by Joseph Rumshinsky and Harry Lubin; Lyrics by L. Wolfe Gilbert; Musical Director: Harry Lubin
Staged by William E. Morris; Dances and ensembles arranged by Florenz Ames
Scenic Design by Orestes Rainieri; Costume Design by David Spero, M. Teitelbaum and Meth & Gropper; Lighting Design by Louis Marmorstein
Jacqualine AldermanMiss Du Peyster
Florenz AmesYankele
Sam AshNuchem
Will ClaireJacob
Edna Archer CrawfordMiriam
Frances DumasBianca
Donna FairchildBettie
Winifred Wee GriffinRifka
Russell HarveyFirst Mate
Betty KeyesMiss Van Buren
Flora Le BretonRegina
Adolph LyonsBaron Koch
Gertrude MudgeMadame Dodee
Harry PiersonThe Captain
Robert RhodesJean
Philip RyderShloima
Boris ThomashefskyGidalia
Tino ValentiPadula
Regina ZuckerbergThe Widow Sheindel
ACT 1 Sung By
One Galician MissRifka
Yankele and RefkeleYankele and Rifka
KaddishThe Widow Sheindel
The Fifth CommandmentThe Widow Sheindel and Jacob
The Fifth Commandment (Reprise) The Widow Sheindel, Jacob and Shloima
Back HomeNuchem
The Fifth Commandment (Reprise) The Widow Sheindel, Jacob, Shloima and Nuchem
Playing the HarpsichordRegina
Only Your Heart Can TellRegina and Nuchem
Sholem AleichemEntire Company
ACT 2 Sung By
In a Life BoatRifka and Yankele
In NapoliBianca and Padula
Just Answer With a KissRegina and Jean
I'm Wide Awake When I DreamNuchem
A Vision of the FutureGidalia, Nuchem, Jacob, The Widow Sheindel, Shloima and Regina
Port of the WorldEntire Company
ACT 3 Sung By
What's in a Name?Rifka, Yankele, Padula and Bianca
Hear, O Israel!Nuchem