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Sunny River   

St. James Theatre, (12/04/1941 - 1/03/1942)
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Opening Date: Dec 04, 1941    
Closing Date: Jan 03, 1942 Total Performances: 36

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts
Setting: Levee Street, New Orleans. 1806; Patio of the Cafe des Oleandres; Upstairs sitting room of M. and Mme. Jean Gervais. 1911; Jean's dressing room; reception hall.

Production Staff
Produced by Max Gordon
Music by Sigmund Romberg; Book by Oscar Hammerstein II; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II; Music orchestrated by Don Walker
Directed by Oscar Hammerstein II; Supervised by John Murray Anderson; Choreographed by Carl Randall; Staged by Reginald Hammerstein
Scenic Design by Stewart Chaney; Costume Design by Irene Sharaff
General Manager: Ben A. Boyar
Assistant Stage Mgr: Mildred Sherman; Stage Manager: Eddie Brinkmann
Conducted by Jacob Schwartzdorf
General Press Representative: Nat N. Dorfman; Press Representative: Martha Dreiblatt and Jack Charash; Electrician: Al Alloy; Carpenter: Al Johnson; Wardrobe Supervisor: Rose Legant; Advertising: Kenneth Gray
Peggy AlexanderMartha
James AllisonEnsemble
Jay AmissEnsemble
Russ AndersonEnsemble
Muriel AngelusMarie Sauvinet
Ainsworth ArnoldGabriel Gervais
Barbara BartonEnsemble
Henni BrooksEnsemble
Vicki CharlesEmma
Helen ClaireCecilie Marshall
Donald ClarkJim
Dudley ClementsGeorge Marshall
Alfredo CostelloEnsemble
Gordon DilworthEmil
Edward DunbarEnsemble
Tom EwellDaniel Marshall
Howard FreemanThe Drunk
Betty GilpatrickEnsemble
William HearneEnsemble
William HogueEnsemble
George HolmesHarry
Richard HueyOld Henry
Philip JonesEnsemble
Miriam LaVelleColumbine
Bob LawrenceJean Gervais
Lodema LeggEnsemble
Ethel LeveyLolita
Gwen MannEnsemble
Helen MarshallEnsemble
John MarshallEnsemble
Byron MilliganEnsemble
Edwin Bruce MoldowChild
Mariquita MollEnsemble
Ann MorloweEnsemble
May MuthEnsemble
William O'NealAchille Caresse
Robert OrmistonEnsemble
Fred PerroneEnsemble
Frederic PerssonJudge Pope Martineau
Oscar PolkAristide
Carol ReneeChild
Jack RianoHarlequin
Joan RobertsMadeleine Caresse
Ivy ScottMother Gervais
Joan ShepardChild
Michael SigelEnsemble
Ethel TaylorEnsemble
Kenneth TobeyThe Doctor
Stephanie TurashEnsemble
Helen WagnerEnsemble
Roy WilliamsEnsemble
Buddy WorthEnsemble
ACT 1 Sung By
Symphonic PantomimeEnsemble
My Girl and IJean Gervais
Call It a DreamMarie Sauvinet and Ensemble
It Can Happen to AnyoneMarie Sauvinet and Ensemble
The Butterflies and BeesDaniel Marshall, Emma, Lolita, George Marshall and Judge Pope Martineau
Along the Winding RoadMarie Sauvinet and Jean Gervais
BundlingDaniel Marshall
Along the Winding Road (Reprise) Jean Gervais
Can You Sing?Marie Sauvinet and Ensemble
Making ConversationMarie Sauvinet, Cecilie Marshall and Ensemble
The Butterflies and Bees (Reprise) Daniel Marshall and Madeleine Caresse
Let Me Live TodayMarie Sauvinet, Jean Gervais and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Bow-Legged SalEnsemble
Sunny RiverLolita and Ensemble
Call It a Dream (Reprise) Marie Sauvinet and Ensemble
The DuelloAchille Caresse and Daniel Marshall
She Got HimMadeleine Caresse, Emma, Achille Caresse, Daniel Marshall and Ensemble
My Girl and I (Reprise) Jean Gervais
Time Is Standing StillMarie Sauvinet and Jean Gervais
Let Me Live Today (Reprise) Jean Gervais, Marie Sauvinet and Male Ensemble