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A Connecticut Yankee   

Martin Beck Theatre, (11/17/1943 - 3/11/1944)
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Opening Date: Nov 17, 1943    
Closing Date: Mar 11, 1944 Total Performances: 135

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Hartford in 1943 and Camelot in 543 A.D.

Production Staff
Produced by Richard Rodgers
Music by Richard Rodgers; Book by Herbert Fields; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart; Based on the novel by Mark Twain; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Musical Director: George Hirst; Vocal arrangements by Buck Warnick
Directed by John C. Wilson; Choreographed by William Holbrook and Al White, Jr.
Scenic Design by Nat Karson; Lighting Design by Nat Karson; Costume Design by Nat Karson
Katherine AndersonQueen Guinevere
in the play
Mimi BerryMaid Angela
lady-in-waiting to Morgan le Fay, in the play
Dorothy BluteDancing Girl
Tad BruceDancing Boy
Carole BurkeDancing Girl
Buster BurnellDancing Boy
Robert ByrnLt. (J.G.) Kenneth Kay
Sir Kay the Seneschal
in the play
Stuart CaseyCapt. Lawrence Lake
Sir Launcelot of the Lake
in the play
John CherryJudge Thurston Merrill
Robert ChisholmAdmiral Arthur K. Arthur
King Arthur of Britain
in the play
Pittman CorryDancing Boy
Marjorie CowenSinging Girl
Frank De WintersDancing Boy
Eleanor EberleDancing Girl
Bee FarnumDancing Girl
Dick ForanLt. Martin Barrett
Lester FreedmanSinging Boy
Bob GariDancing Boy
Virginia GorskiDancing Girl
Toni HartSinging Girl
Vincent HenrySinging Boy
Craig HoldenSinging Boy
William HunterDancing Boy
Janet JoyDancing Girl
Hal LomanDancing Boy
William LundyDancing Boy
Jack LyonsDancing Boy
Rose Marie MagrillDancing Girl
Frances MartoneDancing Girl
Linda MasonSinging Girl
Mary McDonnellDancing Girl
Wayne McIntyreSinging Boy
Jere McMahonEnsign Allan Gwynn
Sir Gawain
Beth NicholsDancing Girl
Murnai PinsDancing Girl
Dorothy PoplarDancing Girl
Joyce RingDancing Girl
Rosemary SankeyDancing Girl
Vivienne SegalLt. Fay Merrill
Queen Morgan Le Fay
in the play
Chester StrattonEnsign Gerald Lake
Sir Galahad
Launcelot's son, in the play
Helen VentDancing Girl
Vera-EllenMistress Evelyn Al Belle-Ans
in the play
Julie WarrenCorp. Alice Courtleigh
The Demoiselle Alisande la Carteloise
in the play
Martha Emma WatsonSinging Girl
Violetta WeemsDancing Girl
Doris YorkDancing Girl
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
ACT 1 Sung By
This Is My Night to HowlFay Morgan and Ensemble
My Heart Stood StillMartin and Alice Carter
Thou SwellMartin and Alice Carter
At the Round TableThe Company
On a Desert Island with TheeMistress Evelyn Al Belle-Ans (in the play), Sir Galahad (Launcelot's son, in the play), Sir Gawain and Ensemble
To Keep My Love AliveQueen Morgan Le Fay (in the play)
My Heart Stood Still (Reprise) Martin and The Demoiselle Alisande la Carteloise (in the play)
ACT 2 Sung By
Ye Lunchtime FolliesSir Galahad (Launcelot's son, in the play) and Ensemble
Can't You Do a Friend a Favor?Queen Morgan Le Fay (in the play) and Martin
Thou Swell (Reprise) Martin and The Demoiselle Alisande la Carteloise (in the play)
I Feel At Home With YouSir Galahad (Launcelot's son, in the play), Mistress Evelyn Al Belle-Ans (in the play), Sir Gawain and Ensemble
You Always Love the Same GirlMartin and King Arthur of Britain (in the play)
The Camelot SambaSir Gawain and Ensemble