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46th Street Theatre, (3/18/1966 - 3/19/1966)
First Preview: Mar 10, 1966 Total Previews: 5
Opening Date: Mar 18, 1966    
Closing Date: Mar 19, 1966 Total Performances: 3

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: In New Orleans, LA in the early 1920s

Production Staff
Produced by Guy de la Passardiere; Associate Producer: Monty Shaff
Book by Jerome Weidman; Music by Duke Ellington; Lyrics by Marshall Barer and Fred Tobias; Music orchestrated by Larry Wilcox; Musical Director: Sherman Frank
Directed by José Quintero; Choreographed by Valerie Bettis; Music numbers and dances staged by Marvin Gordon
Scenic Design by Will Steven Armstrong; Costume Design by Patricia Zipprodt and Albert Wolsky; Lighting Design by V. C. Fuqua
Production Stage Manager: Henri Caubisens; Stage Manager: Herman Magidson
Production Consultant Charles Conaway; Press Representative: Bill Doll, Midori Tsuji, Robert Ganshaw and Dick Spittel
Dom AngeloSailor
Theodore BikelProfessor George Ritter
Ben BryantBill
Madge CameronDuchess
Kay ColeEnsemble
Joel ConradEnsemble
Don CrabtreePaul
Mervin CrookEnsemble
Charles DurningMaurice
Dean Stewart
Elaine GiftosEnsemble
Altovise GoreEnsemble
Peter HamparianEnsemble
Travis HudsonHavana
Tommy KaratyHarry
Gary KrawfordJohn Harmon
Ellis LarkinsEllis
Jo Anna LehmannEnsemble
Marlena LustikLouise
Iva MarchEnsemble
Simon McQueenEnsemble
Al NesorMonty
Hal NormanPoliceman
Rita O'ConnorEnsemble
Martin RossEnsemble
Robert H. RovinSourball
Barbara SaatanEnsemble
Scotty SalmonEnsemble
Jeff SigginsArthur Owen, Jr.
Richard ToneDanny
Coley WorthArtie
Standby: Peter Johl (Professor George Ritter)
Understudies: Dom Angelo (Danny), Madge Cameron (Havana), Joel Conrad (Harry), Charles Durning (Artie), Tommy Karaty (John Harmon), Simon McQueen (Solange), Hal Norman (Maurice, Paul), Martin Ross (Bill, Monty, Sourball), Scotty Salmon (Arthur Owen, Jr.) and Fran Stevens (Duchess)
music by Duke Ellington; lyrics by Fred Tobias and Marshall Barer
ACT 1 Sung By
The Spider and the FlyHavana and Dance Ensemble
Rules and RegulationsProfessor George Ritter, John Harmon, Sourball, Bill, Arthur Owen, Jr. and Harry
Follow Me Up the StairsSolange
Goodbye CharlieHavana and Ensemble
C'est Comme CaSolange
Thank You, Ma'amProfessor George Ritter and Solange
The Eleventh CommandmentMonty, Sourball, Arthur Owen, Jr. and Harry
Someone to Care ForProfessor George Ritter
The WeddingEnsemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Let's (Rehearsal Scene)Danny, Louise and Dance Ensemble
The Good Old DaysSolange, Paul, Monty, Artie and Maurice
Easy to TakeDanny and Solange
C'est Comme Ca (Reprise) Professor George Ritter
C'est Comme Ca (Reprise) Solange
Let'sSolange and Male Dancers
Old World CharmProfessor George Ritter
The Spider and the Fly (Reprise) Havana