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Revenge with Music   

New Amsterdam Theatre, (11/28/1934 - 4/27/1935)
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Opening Date: Nov 28, 1934    
Closing Date: Apr 27, 1935 Total Performances: 158

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: A township in Andalusia, Spain. Approximately 1800.
Comments: Opened 11/28/34, closed 12/15/34 after 22 perfs.; re-opened 12/24/34, closed 4/27/35 after 135 perfs.

Production Staff
Produced by Arch Selwyn and Harold B. Franklin
Book by Howard Dietz; Lyrics by Howard Dietz; Music by Arthur Schwartz; A variation on the old Spanish folk tale "El Sombrero de Tres Picos" by Pedro A. de Alarcon; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett; Musical Director: Victor Baravalle
Dance ensembles by Michael Mordkin; Staged by Theodore Komisarjevsky
Scenic Design by Albert R. Johnson; Costume Design by Constance Ripley
General Manager: Ben Stein
General Stage Manager: Zeke Colvan; Stage Manager: Gerald Phillips; Assistant Stage Mgr: George Kirk
Conducted by Max Meth
Press Representative: Monte Proser
Libby HolmanMaria
Georges MetaxaCarlos
The Miller
Charles WinningerDon Emilio
Gobernador of the Province
Joseph MacaulayAlonzo
Doorman at the Official Residence
Helen ArdenJosefa
Walter ArminSalvador
A Bailiff
Beatrice BerensVocal Ensemble
Dona Isabella's Maid
Gertrude BerggrenVocal Ensemble
Marcus BlechmanDancing Ensemble
Geraldine BorkVocal Ensemble
Andre ChariseDancing Ensemble
Ilka ChaseDona Isabella
Wife of Don Emilio
Natalia DanesiConstantina
Margaret DaumVocal Ensemble
Frank DavenportVocal Ensemble
Marguerite De AngueraDancing Ensemble
Nunez de PolancoDancing Soloist
Madeline de SouterVocal Ensemble
Berta DonnJuanita
Dona Isabella's Maid
Tamara DorivaDancing Soloist
John DunbarDancing Ensemble
William ElliottDancing Ensemble
Frances FarnsworthDancing Soloist
Raoul FernandezDancing Ensemble
David FriedkinDancing Ensemble
Ernestine HenochDancing Ensemble
Hernandez BrothersGuitarist
Eleanor KingDancing Ensemble
George KirkEduardo
a Solider, Maria's cousin
Ada KorvinDancing Ensemble
Marion LawrenceDancing Ensemble
Margaret LeeMargarita
Carlos' cousin
Tom LongDancing Ensemble
Earle MacVeighVocal Ensemble
Gene MartelDancing Ensemble
Paul MathisDancing Ensemble
Rex O'MalleyPablo
Rosita OrtegaThe Dancer at Manuelo's Tavern
Dancing Soloist
Harry PickDancing Ensemble
Detmar PoppenMiguel Rodriguez
The Mayor
Frances ReidDancing Ensemble
Hyla RobertsDancing Ensemble
Charles ScanlonVocal Ensemble
Ivy ScottConsuela
Sidney StarkVocal Ensemble
George ThorntonMule Driver
Rowan TudorVocal Ensemble
Omero ValenciaDancing Soloist
Bianca VollandDancing Ensemble
Eleanor WaldonVocal Ensemble
Herman WeinerDancing Ensemble
Cliff WhitcombeVocal Ensemble
Jay WilsonManuelo
Proprietor of the Tavern
Molly WoodDancing Ensemble
Paula YasgourDancing Ensemble
music by Arthur Schwartz; lyrics by Howard Dietz
ACT 1 Sung By
FlamencoDancing Soloists
When You Love Only OneMaria
Never Marry a DancerMargarita (Carlos' cousin)
If There Is Someone Lovelier Than YouCarlos (The Miller)
In the Noonday SunConsuela and Ensemble
That Fellow ManueloAlonzo (Doorman at the Official Residence), Carlos (The Miller), Company, Dancing Soloists, Guitarists and Ensemble
In the Noonday Sun (Reprise) Carlos (The Miller) and Company
Think It OverDon Emilio (Gobernador of the Province)
MariaCarlos (The Miller), Maria and Ensemble
My Father SaidCarlos (The Miller), Margarita (Carlos' cousin) and Ensemble
You and the Night and the MusicCarlos (The Miller) and Maria
ACT 2 Sung By
Once-in-a-WhileMargarita (Carlos' cousin), Miguel Rodriguez (The Mayor) and Ensemble
That Fellow Manuelo (Reprise) Carlos (The Miller) and Ensemble
In the Middle of the NightAlonzo (Doorman at the Official Residence) and Ensemble
Wad'ring HeartMaria