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Alvin Theatre , (11/23/1938 - 6/10/1939)
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Opening Date:Nov 23, 1938   
Closing Date:Jun 10, 1939 Total Performances:235

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Ephesus, a city in ancient Greece. Thursday.


Production Staff
Produced by George Abbott
Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart; Book by George Abbott; Based on the play "The Comedy of Errors" by William Shakespeare; Vocal arrangements by Hugh Martin; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek; Musical Director: Harry S. Levant
Directed by George Abbott; Choreographed by George Balanchine
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Irene Sharaff; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner
Business Manager: Carl Fisher and Charles Harris
Stage Manager: Jerome Whyte; Assistant Stage Mgr: Edison Rice and Robert Griffith
Conducted by Harry S. Levant
Assistant to Mr. Balanchine: David Jones and Duke McHale; Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: George Jenkins; Press Representative: Barclay McCarty and Ted Goldsmith
Cast
Eddie Albert Antipholus of Syracuse
Grace Albert Singer
Micky Alvarez Dancer
Dolores Anderson Assistant Courtezan
Singer
Muriel Angelus Adriana
Carroll Ashburn Duke of Ephesus
Libby Bennett Dancer
Marguerite Benton Singer
Ruth Brady Dancer
Betty Bruce Courtezan
Florine Callahan First Maid
Dancer
Renee Cettel Dancer
George Church Dancing Policeman
John Clarke Angelo
Stella Clauson Dancer
Alice Craig Third Maid
Dancer
Betty De Elmo Dancer
Buddy Douglas Dancer
Clifford Dunstan Tailor
Merchant of Ephesus
Florence Fair Seeress
Bee Farnum Dancer
Sidney Gordon Dancer
Ruth Gormly Dancer
Ronald Graham Antipholus of Ephesus
Joseph Granville Singer
Joseph Harris Dancer
Teddy Hart Dromio of Ephesus
Claire Harvey Dancer
Robert Howard Dancer
Burl Ives Tailor's Apprentice
Dan Karry Dancer
Laura Kellogg Singer
Bob Lawrence Singing Policeman
Lita Lede Dancer
Connie Leslie Dancer
Tom Lynch Dancer
Jack Malis Dancer
Owen Martin Sorceror
Edwin Mills Dancer
Vivien Moore Dancer
Wynn Murray Luce
John O'Shaughnessy Aegon
Harry Peterson Dancer
Mask
Jimmy Savo Dromio of Syracuse
Joseph Scandur Singer
Byron Shores Merchant of Syracuse
Robert Sidney Mask
Mildred Solly Dancer
Lee Tannen Dancer
Anna Mae Tesslo Dancer
Beau Tilden Dancer
Heidi Vosseler Secretary to Courtezan
Margaret Walsh Singer
Davenie Watson Dancer
Marcy Wescott Luciana
Armonce Wilkins Singer
James Wilkinson Another Policeman
Singer
Claire Wolf Second Maid
Dancer
Herbert Wood Singer
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
ACT 1Sung By
I Had Twins Singing Policeman, Another Policeman and Ensemble
Dear Old Syracuse Dromio of Syracuse and Antipholus of Syracuse
What Can You Do with a Man Luce and Dromio of Ephesus
Falling in Love with Love Adriana and Ladies
The Shortest Day of the Year Antipholus of Ephesus, Assistant Courtezan and Policemen
This Can't Be Love Luciana and Antipholus of Syracuse
Let Antipholus In Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
Ladies of the Evening Singing Policeman, Another Policeman, Policemen and Courtezans
He and She Luce and Dromio of Syracuse
You Have Cast Your Shadow on the Sea Luciana and Antipholus of Syracuse
Come with Me Singing Policeman, Antipholus of Ephesus, Another Policeman, Angelo and Singers
Big Brother Dromio of Ephesus
Sing for Your Supper Adriana, Luciana, Luce and Ladies
Oh, Diogenes! Luce