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Sleepy Hollow   

St. James Theatre, (6/03/1948 - 6/12/1948)
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Opening Date: Jun 03, 1948    
Closing Date: Jun 12, 1948 Total Performances: 12

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The autumn of 1795 in the village of Sleepy Hollow, up by the Tappan Zee on the east bank of the Hudson River

Production Staff
Produced by Lorraine Lester
Book by Russell Maloney and Miriam Battista; Music by George Lessner; Lyrics by Russell Maloney and Miriam Battista; Based on a story by Washington Irving; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek, Ted Royal and George Lessner; Vocal arrangements by Elie Siegmaster; Additional lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron
Directed by John O'Shaughnessy and Marc Connelly; Choreographed by Anna Sokolow
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by David Ffolkes
Conducted by Irving Actman
Village Girl Who Dances
Ilona AlbokVillage Girl Who Sings
Aza BardVillage Girl Who Dances
Joan BarrettVillage Girl Who Sings
Dorothy BirdThe Lady from New Haven
Walter ButterworthWillie Van Twiller
Village Child
Clara CourderyVillage Girl Who Dances
Alex DaunaeffVillage Boy Who Dances
Ray DrakeleyBalt
Village Boy Who Sings
Ann DunbarJenny
Village Girl Who Dances
Morley EvansMr. Van Ripper
Don FarnworthVillage Boy Who Dances
William FergusonIke
Village Boy Who Sings
Peggy FerrisLena
Village Girl Who Sings
Ken FoleyMr. Van Hooten
Village Boy Who Sings
Kate FriedlichVillage Girl Who Dances
Ward GarnerHendrick
Russell GeorgeLuther
Village Boy Who Sings
Saida GerrardVillage Girl Who Dances
Hayes GordonBrom "Bones" Van Brunt
Carmella GutierrezVillage Girl Who Dances
Jean HandzlikMrs. Van Ripper
Thomas HoierMr. Van Tassel
Tyrone KearneyConscience
Gil LambIchabod Crane
Doreen LaneTeena
Village Child
Sylvia LaneGreta
Village Child
Deda LaPetinaVillage Girl Who Sings
Jay LloydVillage Boy Who Dances
Vincent LubranoVillage Boy Who Sings
Remi MartelVillage Boy Who Dances
Margaret McCallionVillage Girl Who Dances
Mary McCartyEva
Ruth McDevittMrs. Van Tassel
William MendeCotton Mather
Village Boy Who Sings
Joseph MilanVillage Boy Who Dances
Shaun O'BrienPiet
Village Boy Who Dances
Margery OldroydAnnie
Village Girl Who Sings
Laura PierpontMrs. Van Brunt
Kenneth RemoIndian
Ellen ReppWilhelmina
Richard RhoadesMartin Van Horsen
Village Child
Margaret RitterBertha
Village Girl Who Sings
Larry RobbinsRoelf
Village Boy Who Sings
John RusselJoost
Village Boy Who Sings
Lewis ScholleStuyveling Van Doorn
Village Child
Alan ShayHans Van Ripper
Village Child
Robin SloanHilda
Robin SloaneVillage Child
Janice SpreiVillage Girl Who Sings
James StarbuckWalt
Jo SullivanMargaret
Village Girl Who Sings
Kaja SumdstenVillage Girl Who Dances
Franklin WagnerNick
Village Boy Who Dances
John WardChris
Village Boy Who Dances
Betty Jane WatsonKatrina Van Tassel
Bobby WhiteJacob Van Tassel
Bert WilcoxMr. Van Brunt
Understudies: (The Lady from New Haven), Alex Dunaeff (Walt), Peggy Ferris (Eva), Kate Friedlich (The Lady from New Haven), Russell George (Brom "Bones" Van Brunt), Tyrone Kearney (Ichabod Crane), Kenneth Remo (Hendrick), Margaret Ritter (Katrina Van Tassel), Larry Robbins (Indian) and John Russel (Conscience)
Theatre World
winner 1949 Award [recipient] 
  Mary McCarty
Tony Award®
winner 1949 Best Scenic Design [winner] 
  Jo Mielziner
music by George Lessner; lyrics by Russell Maloney and Miriam Battista
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Time Stands StillVillagers
I Still Have Plenty to LearnBrom "Bones" Van Brunt
Ask Me AgainKatrina Van Tassel
I Still Have Plenty to Learn (Reprise) Brom "Bones" Van Brunt and Katrina Van Tassel
Never Let Her GoVillagers
There's History To Be Made
(lyrics by Russell Maloney, Miriam Battista and Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Ichabod Crane
Here and NowBrom "Bones" Van Brunt and Katrina Van Tassel
Why Was I Born on a Farm?
(lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron)
IfIchabod Crane
My Lucky LoverKatrina Van Tassel, Wilhelmina, Eva and Sleepy Hollow Girls
A Musical LessonIchabod Crane
You've Got That Kind of a Face
(lyrics by Russell Maloney, Miriam Battista and Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Hendrick and Eva
I'm Lost
(lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Brom "Bones" Van Brunt
The Englishman's HeadWilhelmina, Brom "Bones" Van Brunt and Villagers
ACT 2 Sung By
Pedro, IchabodBrom "Bones" Van Brunt, Walt and Village Boys
Poor ManIchabod Crane
The Things That Lovers SayKatrina Van Tassel
I'm Lost (Reprise)
(lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Brom "Bones" Van Brunt
IchabodConscience, Indian and Cotton Mather
The Gray GooseJacob Van Tassel and Ensemble