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Out of This World   

New Century Theatre, (12/21/1950 - 5/05/1951)
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Opening Date: Dec 21, 1950    
Closing Date: May 05, 1951 Total Performances: 157

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Jupiter's portico; the New York Bar; the great hall on Mt. Olympus; the road to Athens; Arcadia Inn; and in tavern; Heaven and others.

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by Barrymore Theatre Corporation
Produced by Arnold Saint-Subber and Lemuel Ayers
Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Book by Dwight Taylor and Reginald Lawrence; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett; Dance music arranged by Genevieve Pitot; Incidental music arranged by Trude Rittman; Musical Director: Pembroke Davenport
Staged by Agnes De Mille; Additional direction by George Abbott; Choreographed by Hanya Holm
Scenic Design by Lemuel Ayers; Costume Design by Lemuel Ayers
General Manager: C. Edwin Knill
Production Stage Manager: Ward Bishop; Technical Director: Charles Elson; Stage Manager: John Mayo
Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek
Press Representative: George Ross and Dorothy Ross; Ballet Captain: Glen Tetley
The Messrs. Subber and Ayers gratefully acknowledge the assistance of George Abbott
Charlotte GreenwoodJuno
David BurnsNiki Skolianos
William EytheArt O'Malley
Priscilla GilletteHelen
William RedfieldMercury
Barbara AshleyChloe
Doria AvilaDancer
Ken AyersSinger
Robert BairdSinger
Virginia BoslerDancer
Janet CollinsNight
Richard CurrySinger
Joan EngelDancer
Nola FairbanksSinger
Eleanor FairchildDancer
Enid HallSinger
Ray HarrisonStrephon
Joe HillSinger
Orrin HillSinger
George JongeyansJupiter
Leo KayeworthSinger
B.J. KeatingSinger
Michael KingsleySinger
Jan KovacDancer
Eric KristenDancer
Joan KrugerDancer
Paul LydayDancer
Frank MiltonWaiter
Lois MonroeSinger
Barton MumawDancer
David NilloDancer
Shirley Ann PriorSinger
Peggy ReaVulcania
Jacqueline SagerDancer
John SchicklingSinger
John SchmidtSinger
Stanley SimmonsDancer
Gisella SvetlikDancer
Glen TetleyDancer
Barbara WeaverSinger
Understudies: Joe Hill (Jupiter), B.J. Keating (Vulcania), John Mayo (Art O'Malley, Waiter), Frank Milton (Mercury, Niki Skolianos), David Nillo (Strephon), Peggy Rea (Juno), Gisella Svetlik (Chloe) and Barbara Weaver (Helen)
Theatre World
winner 1951 Award [recipient] 
  Barbara Ashley
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
ACT 1 Sung By
I Jupiter, I RexJupiter and Ensemble
Use Your ImaginationMercury and Helen
Hail, Hail, HailVulcania, Mercury and Ensemble
I Got BeautyJuno and Ensemble
Maiden FairEnsemble
Where, Oh, WhereChloe and Dancer Boys and Girls
I Am LovedHelen
They Couldn't Compare to YouMercury, Singing Girls and Dancing Girls
What Do You Think About Men?Helen, Chloe and Juno
I Sleep Easier NowJuno
BalletNight, Strephon and Dancing Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Climb Up the MountainJuno, Niki Skolianos and Company
No Lover for MeHelen
Cherry Pies Ought to Be YouMercury, Chloe, Juno and Niki Skolianos
I Am Loved (Reprise) Helen
Hark to the Song of the NightJupiter
DanceStrephon, Chloe and Ensemble
Nobody's Chasing MeJuno
Use Your Imagination (Reprise) Entire Company