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Finian's Rainbow   

46th Street Theatre, (5/23/1960 - 6/01/1960)
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Opening Date: May 23, 1960    
Closing Date: Jun 01, 1960 Total Performances:

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by New York City Center Light Opera Company (Jean Dalrymple: Director)
Transferred from City Center
Music by Burton Lane; Book by E.Y. Harburg and Fred Saidy; Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett and Don Walker; Musical Director: Max Meth
Directed by Herbert Ross; Choreographed by Herbert Ross; Co - Choreographer: Peter Conlow
Scenic Design by Howard Bay; Costume Design by Stanley Simmons; Lighting Design by Howard Bay
Production Stage Manager: Herman Shapiro; Stage Manager: Chet O'Brien
Press Representative: Tom Trenkle
Anita AlvarezSusan Mahoney
Carol BriceMaude
Jeannie CarsonSharon McLonergan
Biff McGuireWoody Mahoney
Howard MorrisOg
Bobby HowesFinian McLonergan
Marilynn AllwynDancer
Issa ArnalSinger
Patty AustinDiane
John BoniSinger
Sorrell BookeSenator Billboard Rawkins
Eddie BruceBuzz Collins
Nan CourtneySinger
Edgar DanielsMr. Robust
Michael DardenHenry
Hugh DilworthSinger
Julius C. FieldsDancer
Jerry FriesDancer
Arthur GarrisonSam
Gene GavinDancer
Bill Glover2nd Passion Pilgrim Gospeleer
Don Grey1st Deputy
Robert Guillaume2nd Geologist
Ellen HalpinDancer
Tiger Haynes3rd Passion Pilgrim Gospeleer
Loren HightowerDancer
Marnell HigleySinger
Nat HorneDancer
Barney Johnston1st Geologist
Jerry Laws1st Passion Pilgrim Gospeleer
Ronald LeeDancer
Sally LeeDancer
Mary LouiseSinger
John McCurry1st Sharecropper
Diane McDanielDancer
Tom McElhanySheriff
Jim McMillanHoward
Larry Mitchell2nd Deputy
Carmen MoralesDancer
Lispet NelsonSinger
Paul OlsenDancer
Wakefield Poole
Broadway debut
Mavis RayDancer
Stephanie ReynoldsSinger
Jaime Juan RogersDancer
Joe RossMr. Shears
Sandra RovetaDancer
Ron SchwinnDancer
Knute Sullivan2nd Sharecropper
Jacqueline WalcottDancer
Alyce Elizabeth WebbSinger
Beverly Jane WelchSinger
Myrna WhiteDancer
music by Burton Lane; lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
ACT 1 Sung By
This Time of the Year Ensemble
How Are Things in Glocca Morra?Sharon McLonergan
Look to the RainbowSharon McLonergan and Ensemble
Old Devil Moon Sharon McLonergan and Woody Mahoney
How Are Things in Glocca Morra? (Reprise) Sharon McLonergan
Something Sort of Grandish Susan Mahoney and Og
If This Isn't LoveSharon McLonergan, Woody Mahoney and Ensemble
Something Sort of Grandish (Reprise) Og
Necessity The Lyn Murray Singers
That Great 'Come-and-Get-It' DaySharon McLonergan, Woody Mahoney and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
When the Idle Poor Become the Idle RichSharon McLonergan and Ensemble
Old Devil Moon (Reprise) Sharon McLonergan and Woody Mahoney
Fiddle FaddleOg
The BegatSenator Billboard Rawkins, 1st Passion Pilgrim Gospeleer, 2nd Passion Pilgrim Gospeleer and 3rd Passion Pilgrim Gospeleer
Look to the Rainbow (Reprise) Sharon McLonergan, Woody Mahoney and Ensemble
When I'm Not Near the Girl I LoveOg and Susan Mahoney
If This Isn't Love (Reprise) Entire Ensemble
FinaleEntire Company