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Music in the Air   

Alvin Theatre, (11/08/1932 - 3/13/1933)
44th Street Theatre, (3/31/1933 - 9/16/1933)
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Opening Date: Nov 08, 1932    
Closing Date: Sep 16, 1933 Total Performances: 342

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Bavaria, Munich, and Switzerland. The present.
Comments: The run was interrupted by the depression and disputes with theatrical unions.

Production Staff
Produced by Peggy Fears and A. C. Blumenthal
Music by Jerome Kern; Book by Oscar Hammerstein II; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II; Music orchestrated by Russell Bennett; Musical Director: Victor Baravalle
Staged by Oscar Hammerstein II and Jerome Kern
Scenic Design by Joseph Urban; Costume Design by John Harkrider; Modern Clothes by Sgt. Howard Shoup
General Manager: Nick Holde
Stage Manager: Frank Coletti; Assistant Stage Mgr: Archie Thomson
Conducted by Frank Tours
Press Representative: Charles Washburn
Edward AustenMan/Walking Club
Stella BaileyEdendorf Girl
Ann BarrieTessie
Thea BaylesSoprano/Walking Club
Charles BelinHerman
George BellThe Apothecary
Nomy BencidMezzo/Walking Club
Beatrice BerensonSoprano/Walking Club
John BrookeBasso/Choral Society
Man/Walking Club
Peggy BurgessMezzo/Walking Club
Betty CardozoEdendorf Child
Tullio CarminatiBruno Mahler
Katherine CarringtonSieglinde Lessing
Marie CartwrightSoprano/Walking Club
Claire ColeFrau Lena Baum
Soprano/Choral Society
Rose CollinsContralto/Choral Society
Mlle. DeshaHulde
George DieterSon
Georgina DieterContralto/Walking Club
Frank DobertBasso/Choral Society
Assistant Stage Manager
Paul DonahFather Joch
Baritone/Choral Society
Evelyn EatonEdendorf Child
Carl EdemStout Father
Kathleen EdwardsSophie
Soprano/Walking Club
Soprano/Choral Society
June ElkinsContralto/Choral Society
Peggy FrazierContralto/Walking Club
Carol GaySoprano/Walking Club
Georg GerhardiThe Tobacconist
Second Tenor/Choral Society
Man/Walking Club
Noel GordonEdendorf Girl
Norman GrayMan/Walking Club
Baritone/Choral Society
Gabrielle GuelpliMrs. Pflugfelder
Sally HadleyMezzo/Choral Society
Natalie HallFrieda Hatzfeld
Beatrice HannenContralto/Walking Club
Edward HayesHans
Clifford HeckingerHeinrich
Gertrude HoukMezzo/Choral Society
Betty HowsonContralto/Walking Club
Paul JanvertThe Doctor
Second Tenor/Choral Society
Dorothy JohnsonMarthe
Nicholas JoyErnst Weber
Elise JoyceContralto/Walking Club
Joan KentEdendorf Girl
Eugene KingTenor/Choral Society
Frances KrugerEdendorf Girl
Mary LangeEdendorf Girl
LauraThe Bear
Anton LiebBasso/Choral Society
George LudwigWaiter
Marjorie MainAnna
Jane MannersEdendorf Girl
Francis MarionContralto/Choral Society
Contralto/Walking Club
Rita MarksSoprano/Walking Club
Rena McAfeeEdendorf Girl
Alexander McKeeMan/Walking Club
Second Tenor/Choral Society
Mary McQuadeTila
June MeierEdendorf Child
Harry MestayerUppmann
Marcelle MillerEdendorf Girl
Marguerite MoranoMezzo/Walking Club
Ann MossSoprano/Walking Club
Leone NeumannSoprano/Walking Club
Soprano/Choral Society
Alexis ObolenskyHerr Direktor Kirschner
H. PallenbergBear Trainer
Grace PanviniSoprano/Walking Club
Virginia ReyMezzo/Walking Club
Robert RhodesSecond Tenor/Choral Society
Man/Walking Club
Town Crier
Mary Alice RiceContralto/Walking Club
Alfred RussZoo Attendant
Tenor/Choral Society
Ivy ScottFrau Direktor Kirschner
Marty SemonBurgomaster
Rosalind ShawContralto/Walking Club
Al SheanDr. Walter Lessing
Walter SlezakKarl Reder
Katherine SpectorMezzo/Walking Club
George SpelvinPriest
Carl SpiegelBaum
Marion StuartMezzo/Choral Society
Mezzo/Walking Club
Frances TannehillEdendorf Child
Helen TaylorMezzo/Walking Club
William TorpeyGusterl
Lydia Van GilderFrau Schreimann
Vivian VanceContralto/Choral Society
Contralto/Walking Club
Diana WalkerEdendorf Girl
Finette WalkerSoprano/Choral Society
Soprano/Walking Club
Carrie WellerStout Mother
Reinald WerrenrathCornelius
Robert WilliamsonPfugfelder
Tamara ZoyaContralto/Walking Club
music by Jerome Kern; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
ACT 1 Sung By
Melodies of MayChoral Society
I've Told Every Little StarKarl Reder
PrayerKarl Reder, Sieglinde Lessing and Ensemble
There's a Hill Beyond a HillHans and Walking Club
I've Told Every Little Star (Reprise) Karl Reder and Sieglinde Lessing
I'm Coming HomeBruno Mahler
And Love Was BornCornelius
I'm AloneFrieda Hatzfeld
I Am So EagerBruno Mahler, Frieda Hatzfeld and Ensemble
FinelettaMarthe, Ernst Weber and Dr. Walter Lessing
ACT 2 Sung By
One More DanceBruno Mahler
Night Flies ByFrieda Hatzfeld
I've Told Every Little Star (Reprise) Sieglinde Lessing
I'm Alone (Reprise) Frieda Hatzfeld
When The Spring Is in the AirSieglinde Lessing and Ensemble
In Egern on Tegern SeeFrau Direktor Kirschner
The Song Is YouBruno Mahler
I'm Alone (Reprise) Frieda Hatzfeld
The Song Is You (Reprise) Frieda Hatzfeld and Bruno Mahler
We Belong TogetherKarl Reder, Sieglinde Lessing, Cornelius and Company