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Mexican Hayride   

Winter Garden Theatre , (1/28/1944 - 12/16/1944)
Majestic Theatre , (12/18/1944 - 3/17/1945)
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Opening Date:Jan 28, 1944   
Closing Date:Mar 17, 1945 Total Performances:481

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts
Setting: Various spots in Mexico.

Production Staff
Produced by Michael Todd
Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Book by Herbert Fields and Dorothy Fields; Musical Director: Harry S. Levant; Choral arrangements by William Parson; Music orchestrated by Russell Bennett and Ted Royal
Staged by Hassard Short; Choreographed by Paul Haakon; Book directed by John Kennedy; Opening and "Good-Will Movement" dance directed by Dan Eckley; "Girls" and "Abracadabra" directed by Lew Kessler; "Good-Will Movement" dance directed by Virginia Johnson
Scenic Design by George Jenkins; Costume Design by Mary Grant; Lighting Design by Hassard Short; Assistant to Mr. Jenkins: Chase Adams and Peggy Clark
Company Manager: William G. Norton
General Stage Manager: Sammy Lambert; Stage Manager: John Scott; Assistant Stage Mgr: Margaret Sande
Manager of Orchestra Personnel: Charles Kunen
Assistant to Mr. Haakon: Margaret Sande; Assistant to Mr. Short: William Strahlman; General Press Representative: Bill Doll; Press Representative: Lewis Harmon; Assistant to Mr. Todd: Harry Bloomfield; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Bobby Clark Joe Bascom
alias Humphrey Fish
Eva Reyes Lottery Girl
Claire Anderson Woman Vendor
Richard Andre Dancer
Anita Arden Show Girl
Gail Banner Show Girl
Thor Bassoe Dancer
Morton Beck Singer
Richard Bengali Chief of Police
Aleks Bird Dancer
Lois Bolton Tillie Leeds
Leonard Bushong Dancer
Bill Callahan Billy
Nancy Callahan Show Girl
Cynthia Cavanaugh Show Girl
Jean Cleveland Mrs. Augustus Adamson
John Conrad Mariachi Player
Jeanne Coyne Dancer
Margaret Cuddy Dancer
Jean Cummings Singer
Sergio DeKarlo Miguel Correres
Dorothy Durkee Mme. Lupescu
Jimmy Dutton Child
Virginia Edwards Lydia Toddle
Wilbur Evans David Winthrop
Malka Farber Dancer
Francine Fernandez Child
Charles Flynn Singer
Lydia Fredericks Singer
Marjorie Gaye Dancer
Janet Gaylord Dancer
George Givot Lombo Campos
Arthur Gondra Carol
Ex-King of Roumania
Frank Guzzardo Mariachi Player
Paul Haakon Paul
Perdita Hanson Singer
June Havoc Montana
William Hearne Singer
Anne Helm Dancer
Horton Henderson Picador
2nd Merchant
Ben Hernandez 3rd Merchant
Peggy Holmes Dancer
Edmund Howland Dancer
Mildred Hughes Show Girl
Catherine Hyatt Dancer
Dorothy Hyatt Dancer
Barbara Jevne Singer
Candy Jones Show Girl
Barry Kent Singer
Alicia Krug Dancer
Bobby Lane 5th Merchant
Ramona Lang Dancer
James Lanphier Dancer
Terry Lasky Dancer
William A. Lee Mr. Augustus Adamson
Danny Leeds Singer
David Leonard Senor Martinez
Lucille Lewis Singer
Ted Lund Dancer
Luba Malina Dagmar Marshak
Andrea Mann Show Girl
Margie Markle Show Girl
Grace Martin Singer
James Mate Singer
Martha McKinney Show Girl
Jerry Meilan Dancer
Edith Meiser Eadie Johnson
Tony Montell Singer
Gar Moore Singer
Corinna Mura Lolita Cantine
Dean Myles Dancer
John O'Neil Singer
Leon Palmer Dancer
Rose Marie Patane Singer
Gedda Petry Singer
Donald Powell Dancer
Raul Reyes Jose
1st Merchant
Eric Roberts Augustus, Jr.
John Robinson Mariachi Player
Jimmy Russell Dancer
Naomi Sanders Singer
Eric Schepard Dancer
Jeanne Shelby Mrs. Molly Wincor
Armando Sisto Singer
Jerry Sylvon Picador
4th Merchant
Robert Tavis Singer
Vera Teatom Dancer
Eleanor Tennis Eleanor
Aura Vainio Dancer
Pat Vecchio Mariachi Player
Joe Viggiano Dancer
Robert Watoff Singer
Betty Williams Dancer
Hank Wolf Lottery Boy
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
ACT 1Sung By
Sing to Me, Guitar Lolita Cantine and Ensemble
The Good-Will Movement David Winthrop and Ensemble
I Love You David Winthrop
I Love You (Reprise)David Winthrop
There Must Be Someone for Me Dagmar Marshak
Carlotta Lolita Cantine and Ensemble
Girls Joe Bascom (alias Humphrey Fish) and Girls
ACT 2Sung By
What a Crazy Way to Spend Sunday Girls and Boys
Abracadabra Dagmar Marshak and Boys
I Love You (Reprise)David Winthrop
Count Your Blessings Montana, Joe Bascom (alias Humphrey Fish) and Lombo Campos