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Kiss Me, Kate   

Broadway Theatre , (1/08/1952 - 1/13/1952)
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Opening Date:Jan 08, 1952   
Closing Date:Jan 13, 1952 Total Performances:8

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Ford's Theatre, Baltimore. June 1948.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Saint Subber and Lemuel Ayers
Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Book by Sam Spewack and Bella Spewack; From "The Taming of the Shrew" by William Shakespeare; Musical Director: George Hirst
Staged by John C. Wilson; Choreographed by Hanya Holm
Scenic Design by Lemuel Ayers; Costume Design by Lemuel Ayers
Production Stage Manager: Milton Stern
Charles Adrian Ensemble
Charles Arnett Ensemble
Doris Atkinson Ensemble
Emory Bass Ralph
Stage Manager
Esta Beck Ensemble
Naomi Boneck Ensemble
Ernest Brown Specialty Dancer
Lillyan Brown Hattie
Nat Burns Harry Trevor / Baptista
Jean Cannon Ensemble
Sylvia Chaney Ensemble
Charles Cook Specialty Dancer
Marilyn Day Lois Lane / Bianca
Frank Derbas Bill Calhoun / Lucentio
Harold Drake Ensemble
Frank Green Ensemble
Joseph Gregory Ensemble
Marilyn Hanson Ensemble
Bill Harris Ensemble
Holly Harris Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
Max Hart Cab Driver
Hank Henry First Man
Louise Hoffman Ensemble
Alfred Homan Hortensio (Second Suitor)
"Taming of the Shrew" player
Albertina Horstmann Ensemble
Jim Howard Gremio (First Suitor)
"Taming of the Shrew" player
Lionel Ince Harrison Howell
Bobby Johnson Paul
Sparky Kaye Second Man
Jay Kleindorf Ensemble
Jan Kovac Haberdasher
"Taming of the Shrew" player
Bruce Laffey Stage Doorman
Roland Landry Ensemble
Claire Mallardy Ensemble
Julie Marlowe Ensemble
Janet Medlin Ensemble
Florence Miller Ensemble
Jess Ramirez Ensemble
Pat Sayers Ensemble
Bobra Suitor Ensemble
Edward Whitman Ensemble
Robert Wright Fred Graham / Petruchio
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
ACT 1Sung By
Another Op'nin' Another Show Hattie and The Company
Why Can't You Behave Lois Lane / Bianca and Bill Calhoun / Lucentio
Wunderbar Fred Graham / Petruchio and Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
So in Love Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
We Open in Venice Fred Graham / Petruchio, Lilli Vanessi / Katharine, Lois Lane / Bianca and Bill Calhoun / Lucentio
Tom, Dick or Harry Lois Lane / Bianca, Bill Calhoun / Lucentio, Gremio (First Suitor) ("Taming of the Shrew" player) and Hortensio (Second Suitor) ("Taming of the Shrew" player)
I've Come to Wive It Wealthily in Padua Fred Graham / Petruchio and The Men
I Hate Men Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
Were Thine That Special Face Fred Graham / Petruchio
Cantiamo D'Amore The Ensemble
Kiss Me, Kate Fred Graham / Petruchio, Lilli Vanessi / Katharine and The Ensemble
ACT 2Sung By
Too Darn Hot Paul and The Ensemble
Where Is the Life That Late I Led? Fred Graham / Petruchio
Always True to You (In My Fashion) Lois Lane / Bianca
From This Moment On Harrison Howell and Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
Bianca Bill Calhoun / Lucentio and The Ensemble
So in Love (Reprise)Fred Graham / Petruchio
Brush Up Your Shakespeare First Man and Second Man
Pavane Lois Lane / Bianca, Bill Calhoun / Lucentio and The Ensemble
I Am Ashamed That Women Are So Simple Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
Kiss Me, Kate (Reprise)The Company