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Mark Hellinger Theatre , (3/05/1954 - 6/12/1954)
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Opening Date:Mar 05, 1954   
Closing Date:Jun 12, 1954 Total Performances:115

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The theatrical district of New York. Immediately following the Civil War.

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Theatre Owned / Operated by Anthony Brady Farrell
Produced by Shepard Traube; Produced in association with Anthony B. Farrell
Music by Sigmund Romberg; Lyrics by Leo Robin; Book by Jerome Chodorov and Joseph Fields; Musical Director: Sylvan Levin; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Ballet music arranged by Trude Rittman
Directed by Shepard Traube; Choreographed by Agnes De Mille
Scenic Design by Eldon Elder; Costume Design by Miles White; Lighting Design by Eldon Elder
General Manager: J.H. Del Bondio
Production Stage Manager: Bill Ross; Stage Manager: Bruce Savan and Perry Bruskin
Music adapted by Don Walker; Choral Director: Sylvan Levin; Music Preparation: Mathilde Pincus; Orchestra Personnel Manager: Sol Gusikoff
Press Representative: George Ross and Madelin Blitzstein
Charles Goldner Maestro Gallo
Jeanmaire Lisette Gervais
David Atkinson Clyde Hallam
Alexandre Kalioujny Volodya Kuzentsov
Brenda Lewis Lotta Leslie
Robert Smith Van Beuren
David Aiken Eddington
Harry Asmus Dancer
Herbert Banke Singer
Meredith Baylis Dancer
Joan Bowman Dancer
Robert Driscoll Singer
Lydia Fredericks Nellie
Katia Geleznova Simone
Mickey Gunnersen Paulette
Mary Haywood Dancer
Gregory Hines Shoe Shine Boy
Maurice Hines Newspaper Boy
Jane House Singer
Deedy Irwin Singer
Kalem Kermoyan Mike
Rhoda Kerns Dancer
Peggy Kinard Singer
Nancy King Odette
Louis Kosman Dancer
Dania Krupska Hattie Hopkins
Lynne Marcus Lucette
Julie Marlowe Dancer
Ray Mason Hollister
Ellen Matthews Dancer
Marni Nixon Singer
Paul Olson Dancer
Stas Pajenski Singer
Lila Popper Gisele
Michelle Reiner Singer
Douglas Rideout Gypsy Violinist
Tom Rieder British Tar
Eva Rubinstein Mimi
James Schlader Singer
Dorothy Scott Dancer
Joshua Shelley Boris
Beverly Simms Dancer
Joanne Spiller Singer
John Stamford Policeman
Edward Stinnett Dancer
John Taliaferro British Tar
Fire Chief
Ted Thurston Fire Chief
Beryl Towbin Blanchette
Diana Turner Dancer
William Weslow Dancer
Beverly Weston Singer
Jenny Workman Jenny
Understudies: Herb Banke (Bruce, Policeman), Perry Bruskin (Boris), Robert Driscoll (Gypsy Violinist), Rhoda Kerns (Blanchette), Dania Krupska (Lisette Gervais), Ray Mason (Clyde Hallam), Marni Nixon (Hattie Hopkins), Michelle Reiner (Lotta Leslie), Douglas Rideout (Eddington), Tom Rieder (Mike, Van Beuren), James Schlader (Hollister), John Stamford (Emile, Fire Chief), Ted Thurston (Maestro Gallo) and William Weslow (Volodya Kuzentsov)
music by Sigmund Romberg; lyrics by Leo Robin
ACT 1Sung By
That Naughty Show from Gay Paree Singing Ensemble
Lost in Loveliness Clyde Hallam, Lisette Gervais, 1st Lover, 2nd Lover and Lovers
I Promised Their Mothers Maestro Gallo
Up in the Elevated Railway Lisette Gervais, Clyde Hallam, Volodya Kuzentsov, Hattie Hopkins, Shoe Shine Boy, Newspaper Boy and Singing Ensemble
In Paris and in Love Clyde Hallam and Lisette Gervais
You've Got to Be a Little Crazy Lotta Leslie, Nellie, Mike and Bruce
When I am Free to Love Lisette Gervais
Pas de Deux Lisette Gervais and Volodya Kuzentsov
Out of the Way Members of the Singing Ensemble
Roll Out the Hose, Boys Members of the Singing Ensemble
Finale Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
My Heart Won't Say Goodbye Clyde Hallam, Lisette Gervais and Singing Ensemble
We're All in the Same Boat Entire Company
Bacchanale Dionysius, The Wayward Nymph, Nymphs, Satyrs, Messenger and Attendants
Love Is the Funniest Thing Lotta Leslie and Maestro Gallo
The Cardinal's Guard Are We Lotta Leslie and Members of the Singing Ensemble
Grand Imperial Ballet Lucifer, Hecate, Devils, Evil Spirits, Bats, Dancing Batlets, Batlets and Attendants
Finale Entire Company