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Street Scene   

 
Adelphi Theatre , (1/09/1947 - 5/17/1947)
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Opening Date:Jan 09, 1947   
Closing Date:May 17, 1947 Total Performances:148

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: A sidewalk in New York City.


Production Staff
Produced by Dwight Deere Wiman and The Playwrights' Company (Maxwell Anderson; S.N. Behrman; Elmer Rice; Robert E. Sherwood; Sidney Howard)
Music by Kurt Weill; Lyrics by Langston Hughes; Book by Elmer Rice; Based on the play by Elmer Rice; Musical Director: Maurice Abravanel
Staged by Charles Friedman; Musical Staging by Anna Sokolow
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard
Cast
Helen Arden Greta Fiorentino
Sheila Bond Mae Jones
Bennett Burrill Charlie Hildebrand
Ellen Carleen Nursemaid
Joyce Carrol Music Pupil
Norma Chambers Shirley Kaplan
Norman Cordon Frank Maurrant
Marion Covey Graduate
Danny Daniels Dick McGann
Hope Emerson Emma Jones
Helen Ferguson Grace Davis
Juliana Gallagher Mary Hildbrand
Russell George Milkman
Lauren Gilbert Steve Sankey
Peter Griffith Willie Maurrant
Zosia Gruchala Graduate
Beverly Janis Jennie Hildebrand
Anne Jeffreys Rose Maurrant
Irving Kaufman Abraham Kaplan
Ellen Lane Laura Hildebrand
Paul Lilly Fred Cullen
Remo Lota Daniel Buchanan
Roy Munsell Interne
Edwin G. OConnor Dr. John Wilson
Robert Pierson Vincent Jones
Sydney Rayner Lippo Fiorentino
Edward Reichert Old-Clothes Man
Ellen Repp Olga Olsen
Don Saxon Harry Easter
Joseph E. Scandur Husband
Wilson Smith Carl Olsen
Polyna Stoska Anna Maurrant
Brian Sullivan Sam Kaplan
John Sweet Ambulance Driver
Randolph Symonette City Marshall James Henry
Ernest Taylor Policeman
David E. Thomas George Jones
Creighton Thompson Henry Davis
Norman Thompson Officer Harry Murphy
Peggy Turnley Nursemaid
Bette Van Wife
Tony Award®
winner 1947 Best Original Score [winner]
Music by Kurt Weill
winner 1947 Best Costume Design [winner]
Lucinda Ballard
music by Kurt Weill; lyrics by Langston Hughes
ACT 1Sung By
Ain't It Awful, the Heat? Greta Fiorentino, Emma Jones, Olga Olsen, Abraham Kaplan, Carl Olsen and Neighbors
I Got a Marble and a Star Henry Davis
Get a Load of That Emma Jones, Greta Fiorentino and Olga Olsen
When a Woman Has a Baby Daniel Buchanan, Greta Fiorentino, Emma Jones and Anna Maurrant
Somehow I Never Could Believe Anna Maurrant
Get a Load of That Emma Jones, Greta Fiorentino, George Jones and Carl Olsen
Ice Cream Lippo Fiorentino, Emma Jones, Greta Fiorentino, Henry Davis, George Jones, Carl Olsen and Olga Olsen
Let Things Be Like They Always Was Frank Maurrant
Wrapped in a Ribbon and Tied in a Bow Jennie Hildebrand and Neighbors
Lonely House Sam Kaplan
Wouldn't You Like to be on Broadway Harry Easter
What Good Would the Moon Be Rose Maurrant
Moon-Faced, Starry-Eyed Dick McGann and Mae Jones
Remember That I Care Sam Kaplan and Rose Maurrant
ACT 2Sung By
Catch Me If You Can Charlie Hildebrand, Mary Hildbrand, Willie Maurrant and Children
There'll Be Trouble Frank Maurrant, Anna Maurrant and Rose Maurrant
A Boy Like You Frank Maurrant
We'll Go Away Together Sam Kaplan and Rose Maurrant
The Woman Who Lived Up There Ensemble
Lullaby Nursemaids
I Loved Her, Too Frank Maurrant, Rose Maurrant and Ensemble
Don't Forget the Lilac Bush Sam Kaplan and Rose Maurrant
Ain't It Awful, the Heat (Reprise)Greta Fiorentino, Emma Jones, Olga Olsen and Abraham Kaplan