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Ziegfeld Follies of 1936   

 
Winter Garden Theatre, (9/14/1936 - circa. 12/19/1936)
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Opening Date: Sep 14, 1936    
Closing Date: Dec 19, 1936 Total Performances: 112

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Description: A revue in two acts
This production is a return engagement of Ziegfeld Follies of 1936 (1/30/1936 - 5/09/1936)



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by 1634-1649 Broadway Realty Co., Inc.
Produced by Billie Burke Ziegfeld
Music by Vernon Duke; Lyrics by Ira Gershwin; Sketches by David Freeman; Musical Director: John McManus; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek; Additional Orchestrations by Conrad Sallinger, Russell Bennett, Don Walker and Bill Vodery; Additional lyrics by Joe Burke, Tot Seymour, Walter Kent, Richard Jerome, Edwin Gilbert and Edward Heyman; Additional music by Vee Lawnhurst, Edgar Burke, Richard Jerome, Walter Kent, Edwin Gilbert and Harold Spina
Choreographed by Robert Alton; Entire Production Stage by John Murray Anderson; Sketches directed by Edward Clarke Lilley and Edward D. Dowling
Scenic Design by Vincente Minnelli; Costume Design by Vincente Minnelli; "Harlem Waltz" costumes by Jane Quinn; "Sentimental Weather" and "Isle in the West Indies" ensemble costumes by Raoul Pène Du Bois; "You Don't Love Right" "Harlem Waltz" and "Midnight Blue" costumes by Billi Livingston
General Manager: John Shubert; Company Manager: J.M. Johnstone
Stage Director: Frederick De Cordova; Stage Manager: Archie Thomson; Assistant Stage Mgr: Dave Weinstein
Press Representative: C. P. Greneker
Cast
Fanny Brice"He Hasn't A Thing Except Me" Singer
Norma Shaeffer
The Sweepstakes Ticket
Zuleika
Fancy Fancy
Baby Snooks
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Ruby Blondell
The Gazooka
Mrs. Phoebe Schwartz
Dr. Fradler's Dilemma
"Modernistic Moe" Singer
Myrtle Oppenshaw
Amateur Night
Bobby ClarkRexford Givewell
Of Thee I Spend
Monty Shaeffer
The Sweepstakes Ticket
Sir Robert
Fancy Fancy
Director
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Bing Powell
The Gazooka
Dr. Fradler
Dr. Fradler's Dilemma
"I Can't Get Started With You" Singer
Major Bones
Amateur Night
Edelia AlvarezNymph
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Ann AndersonZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Del Arden"Harlem Waltz" Singer
Ben Yost's Varsity Eight
Gloria ArdenZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Florence BakerNymph
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Betty BanisterZiegfeld Follies Show Girl
Mary BayZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Vicki BellingZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Helen BennettZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Mary BicksNymph
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Hiawana BoothZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Betty BoyceZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Julie BryanThe Girl in Green
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Florine CallahanZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Hugh CameronJohn D. Littlefeller
Of Thee I Spend
Mr. Martin
The Sweepstakes Ticket
Sir Henry
Fancy Fancy
Official
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Producer
The Gazooka
Virginia CollinsZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Cass Daley"You Don't Love Right" Singer
"Harlem Waltz" Singer
Mother
The Gazooka
Elvira Mackintosh
Amateur Night
Jyll EggerZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Irmgard ErikThe Girl in Blue
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Marjorie EzequelleZiegfeld Follies Show Girl
James FarrellClark Gable
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Father
The Gazooka
The Young Man
Moment of Moments
"Midnight Blue" Singer
Alex Fisher"Isle in the West Indies" Dancer
"Midnight Blue" Dancer
The Grand Duke
Moment of Moments
"Words Without Music" Dancer
Joe Frederic"Harlem Waltz" Singer
Ben Yost's Varsity Eight
Helene FromsonZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Kay GableZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Sidney GreeneBen Yost's Varsity Eight
Ruth Harrison"Isle in the West Indies" Dancer
"Midnight Blue" Dancer
The Ballerina
Moment of Moments
"Words Without Music" Dancer
George HermanBen Yost's Varsity Eight
Rita HorganZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Diane HunterThe Girl in Yellow
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Henning IrgensDancer
Stan KavanaghMinister
The Gazooka
Juggler
Amateur Night
Georgette LampsiZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Artheda LaneZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Virginia LangdonThe Girl in White
Time Marches On
Joan Crawford
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Marvin LawlerPerformer
Messenger Boy
The Sweepstakes Ticket
Dance Director
The Gazooka
"Sentimental Weather" Singer/Dancer
Marjorie LeachMrs. Bigley
Dr. Fradler's Dilemma
Gypsy Rose LeeMiss Gherkin
Of Thee I Spend
"The Economic Situation" Singer
Mrs. Higgins
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Dolores Del Morgan
The Gazooka
Nurse
Dr. Fradler's Dilemma
"I Can't Get Started With You" Singer
Lady De Vere
Amateur Night
Linda LeeGirl in the Mirror
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Fay LentzDancer
Dionis LittleZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Evelyn LowZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Christine Beau MarNymph
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Sylvia MarshZiegfeld Follies Show Girl
Beth MeredithZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Mae MerrickZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Melton MooreBen Yost's Varsity Eight
Joan MylesZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Paul NelsonBen Yost's Varsity Eight
Bernard PearcePhotographer
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Dancer
Jane Pickens"Isle in the West Indies" Singer
"Midnight Blue" Singer
The Young Lady
Moment of Moments
"Words Without Music" Singer
Cherry PreisserPerformer
"Harlem Waltz" Dancer
"Sentimental Weather" Singer/Dancer
June PreisserPerformer
"Harlem Waltz" Dancer
"Sentimental Weather" Singer/Dancer
William QuentmeyerCharles G. Clawes
Of Thee I Spend
"Harlem Waltz" Singer
Casting Agent
The Gazooka
Ben Yost's Varsity Eight
Erminie RandolphGirl in the Mirror
Time Marches On
Ziegfeld Follies Show Girl
Jo RaskinZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Ruth RathbunZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Clare ScottZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Terry ShannonZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
George SpelvinPilot
The Gazooka
Shirley StevensZiegfeld Follies Show Girl
Marie VannemanZiegfeld Follies Dancing Girl
Eddie WellsDancer
Ben Yost"Harlem Waltz" Singer
Cameraman
Baby Snooks Goes Hollywood
Attendant
Amateur Night
Ben Yost's Varsity Eight
music by Vernon Duke; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1
Time Marches On
He Hasn't a Thing Except Me
You Don't Love Right
(music by Vee Lawnhurst; lyrics by Tot Seymour)
(Island in the) West Indies
The Economic Situation (Aren't You Wonderful)
Midnight Blue
(music by Edgar Burke; lyrics by Joe Burke)
Fancy! Fancy!
Harlem Waltz
(music by Richard Jerome and Walter Kent; lyrics by Richard Jerome and Walter Kent)
The Fine Art of Strip Teasing
(music by Edwin Gilbert; lyrics by Edwin Gilbert)
The Gazooka
ACT 2
(That) Moment of Moments
Sentimental Weather
Words Without Music (Staged by George Balanchine)
Modernistic Moe
I Can't Get Started With You
Ridin' the Rails
(music by Harold Spina; lyrics by Edward Heyman)