MusicalRevueOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 18, 1946
Closing Date
Jan 10, 1948
Performances
734
MusicalRevueOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
National Theatre
(Apr 18, 1946 - Jul 19, 1947)
Majestic Theatre
(Jul 21, 1947 - Oct 04, 1947)
Plymouth Theatre
(Oct 06, 1947 - Jan 10, 1948)

Description
"Call Me Mister" played a total of 734 performances over the course of its run, with over 500 performances at the National Theatre. The performance count at each venue is undiscovered.

  • People
    Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
    Produced by Melvyn Douglas and Herman Levin
    Music by Harold Rome; Lyrics by Harold Rome; Sketches by Arnold Auerbach; Additional Sketches by Arnold B. Horwitt; Musical Director: Lehman Engel; Music arranged by Ben Ludlow; Assistant Music Arranger: Charles Huffine and Julian Work; Choral arrangements by Lehman Engel
    Directed by Robert H. Gordon; Musical Staging by John Wray
    Scenic Design by Lester Polakov; Costume Design by Grace Houston
    General Manager: Phil Adler
    Production Stage Manager: B.D. Kranz; Assistant Stage Mgr: Steve Allison and David Kanter
    Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek
    Press Representative: Dorothy Ross; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
    Mrs. Josephine Wilson
     
    A Waitress
     
    The Wave
     
    Customer
     
    The Grandmother
     
    Mrs. Winthrop
     
    The Hostess
    Sailor
     
    Ex-G.I.
    Sailor
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Other Truck Driver
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Brother
     
    Applicant
    The Girl
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Cigarette Girl
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant
    Soldier
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Corporal
     
    The Marine
     
    Bill
     
    Specialty Dancer
    Marine
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Wally Wilson
     
    Member of Trio
    Ballet
     
    A G.I.
     
    Boy (Ballet)
    Soldier
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    A Soldier
     
    Master Sergeant
     
    Mulvey
     
    The Sailor
     
    Barber
     
    Lucille's Father
     
    Representative Snide
     
    Senator's Song Singer
    Soldier
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Merryweather
     
    The Soldier
     
    The Lieutenant, j.g.
     
    A Captain
     
    Partner for the Hostess
     
    G.I. Joe
     
    The Veteran
    Marine
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Man (Second Couple)
    Ballet
     
    A Civilian
     
    Boy (Ballet)
     
    Partner for the Hostess
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Canteen Girl
     
    Sales Clerk
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Ex-G.I.
    Ex-G.I.
     
    A Civilian
     
    Boy (Ballet)
    Canteen Girl
     
    Member of Trio
    Ballet
     
    Underwear Model
     
    Girl (Ballet)
    Marine
     
    A Civilian
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant
    Applicant
     
    Underwear Model
    Canteen Girl
     
    Woman (Second Couple)
    Ballet
     
    A WAC
     
    Girl (Ballet)
    Canteen Girl
     
    A WAC
     
    Girl (Ballet)
    Soldier
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Ackerman
     
    Ted (#2)
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Canape Girl
     
    The Wac
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Brother's Wife
     
    A Young Wife
    Soldier
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Paul Revere
     
    Stover
     
    Representative Gumble
     
    Senator's Song Singer
     
    The Young Sister
     
    Lucille
     
    Specialty Dancer
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant
    Mr. Charles Wilson
     
    Capt. Baines
     
    Lou
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Uncle
     
    A Young Husband
     
    Senator Dibble
    The Girl (Ballet)
    Marine
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Soldier
     
    A G.I.
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant
    Sailor
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Dental Officer
     
    Mac
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Arthur Benson
    Canteen Girl
     
    Woman (First Couple)
    Ballet
     
    A WAC
     
    Girl (Ballet)
    Canteen Girl
     
    Underwear Model
     
    Girl (Ballet)
    Marine
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Man (First Couple)
    Ballet
     
    A G.I.
     
    Boy (Ballet)
     
    Partner for the Hostess
    Soldier
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Sam
     
    Dover
     
    A Soldier
     
    Partner for the Hostess
    Sailor
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Other Truck Driver
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Butler
     
    Applicant
    Sergeant
     
    Grover
     
    The Marine
     
    Floorwalker
     
    Mike
     
    Senator Burble
     
    Senator's Song Singer
    Marine
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy (Ballet)
     
    A Civilian
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Menu Girl
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Sister
     
    Applicant
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant
    Canteen Girl
     
    Member of Trio
    Ballet
     
    Underwear Model
     
    Girl (Ballet)
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant
    Marine
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Hygiene Officer
     
    Ted (#1)
     
    Foreman
     
    A G.I.
     
    Boy (Ballet)
    Soldier
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy
    Canteen Girl
     
    Lottie
     
    The Tenderneck
     
    A WAC
     
    Lucille's Mother
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Other Truck Driver
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Father
     
    Applicant
    Applicant
     
    Sales Clerk
    Sailor
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Other Truck Driver
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant
    Sailor
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Sister's Husband
     
    Applicant
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Bill Wilson
     
    Insurance Officer
     
    Pop Higgins
     
    Plover
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    Truck Driver
     
    A Man

    National Theatre (Apr 18, 1946 - Jul 19, 1947)

    Cast

    Mrs. Josephine Wilson
     
    A Waitress
     
    The Wave
     
    Customer
     
    The Grandmother
     
    Mrs. Winthrop
     
    The Hostess
    The Girl's Co-Worker
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    The Mother
     
    Applicant
     
     
     
     
    Marine
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    A Civilian
    Canteen Girl
     
    Underwear Model
    Sailor
     
    Ex-G.I.
     
    The Boy's Mates
     
    Sales Clerk
     
    Applicant

    Majestic Theatre (Jul 21, 1947 - Oct 04, 1947)

    Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization

    Plymouth Theatre (Oct 06, 1947 - Jan 10, 1948)

    Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
  • Songs
    music by Harold Rome; lyrics by Harold Rome
    Act 1
    Sung By
    Opening Number
    Sergeant, Soliders, Sailors, Canteen Girls and Marines
    Going Home Train
    Ex-GIs
    Along With Me
    The Boy, The Boy's Mates, The Girl and The Girl's Co-Workers
    Surplus Blues
    A Waitress
    The Drug Store Song
    The Boy, Girl (Ballet), Pop Higgins, Boy (Ballet), First Couple, Second Couple and Trio
    The Red Ball Express
    Truck Driver, Other Truck Drivers and Foreman
    Military Life (The Jerk Song)
    The Sailor, The Soldier, The Marine, The Wave, The Wac and The Tenderneck
    Call Me Mister
    The Marine, Floorwalker, Customers, Sales Clerks, Underwear Models, The WACs, The GIs and The Civilians
    Act 2
    Sung By
    Yuletide, Park Avenue
    The Grandmother, The Butler, The Uncle, The Sister, The Sister's Husband, The Brother, The Brother's Wife, The Father, The Mother, The Young Sister and The Lieutenant, j.g.
    When We Meet Again
    The Girl, The Girl (Ballet), The Girls, The Boy (Ballet) and The Boys
    The Face on the Dime
    A Man
    His Old Man
    The Girl and The Boy
    South America, Take It Away
    The Hostess and The Hostess' Partners
    The Senators' Song
  • Awards

    Theatre World

    Award

    1946 Recipient
    Bill Callahan
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Melvyn Douglas and Herman Levin
Music by Harold Rome; Lyrics by Harold Rome; Sketches by Arnold Auerbach; Additional Sketches by Arnold B. Horwitt; Musical Director: Lehman Engel; Music arranged by Ben Ludlow; Assistant Music Arranger: Charles Huffine and Julian Work; Choral arrangements by Lehman Engel
Directed by Robert H. Gordon; Musical Staging by John Wray
Scenic Design by Lester Polakov; Costume Design by Grace Houston
General Manager: Phil Adler
Production Stage Manager: B.D. Kranz; Assistant Stage Mgr: Steve Allison and David Kanter
Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek
Press Representative: Dorothy Ross; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Mrs. Josephine Wilson
 
A Waitress
 
The Wave
 
Customer
 
The Grandmother
 
Mrs. Winthrop
 
The Hostess
Sailor
 
Ex-G.I.
Sailor
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Other Truck Driver
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Brother
 
Applicant
The Girl
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Cigarette Girl
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant
Soldier
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Corporal
 
The Marine
 
Bill
 
Specialty Dancer
Marine
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Wally Wilson
 
Member of Trio
Ballet
 
A G.I.
 
Boy (Ballet)
Soldier
 
Ex-G.I.
 
A Soldier
 
Master Sergeant
 
Mulvey
 
The Sailor
 
Barber
 
Lucille's Father
 
Representative Snide
 
Senator's Song Singer
Soldier
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Merryweather
 
The Soldier
 
The Lieutenant, j.g.
 
A Captain
 
Partner for the Hostess
 
G.I. Joe
 
The Veteran
Marine
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Man (Second Couple)
Ballet
 
A Civilian
 
Boy (Ballet)
 
Partner for the Hostess
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Canteen Girl
 
Sales Clerk
The Boy's Mates
 
Ex-G.I.
Ex-G.I.
 
A Civilian
 
Boy (Ballet)
Canteen Girl
 
Member of Trio
Ballet
 
Underwear Model
 
Girl (Ballet)
Marine
 
A Civilian
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant
Applicant
 
Underwear Model
Canteen Girl
 
Woman (Second Couple)
Ballet
 
A WAC
 
Girl (Ballet)
Canteen Girl
 
A WAC
 
Girl (Ballet)
Soldier
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Ackerman
 
Ted (#2)
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Canape Girl
 
The Wac
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Brother's Wife
 
A Young Wife
Soldier
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Paul Revere
 
Stover
 
Representative Gumble
 
Senator's Song Singer
 
The Young Sister
 
Lucille
 
Specialty Dancer
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant
Mr. Charles Wilson
 
Capt. Baines
 
Lou
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Uncle
 
A Young Husband
 
Senator Dibble
The Girl (Ballet)
Marine
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Soldier
 
A G.I.
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant
Sailor
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Dental Officer
 
Mac
 
Sales Clerk
 
Arthur Benson
Canteen Girl
 
Woman (First Couple)
Ballet
 
A WAC
 
Girl (Ballet)
Canteen Girl
 
Underwear Model
 
Girl (Ballet)
Marine
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Man (First Couple)
Ballet
 
A G.I.
 
Boy (Ballet)
 
Partner for the Hostess
Soldier
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Sam
 
Dover
 
A Soldier
 
Partner for the Hostess
Sailor
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Other Truck Driver
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Butler
 
Applicant
Sergeant
 
Grover
 
The Marine
 
Floorwalker
 
Mike
 
Senator Burble
 
Senator's Song Singer
Marine
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy (Ballet)
 
A Civilian
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Menu Girl
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Sister
 
Applicant
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant
Canteen Girl
 
Member of Trio
Ballet
 
Underwear Model
 
Girl (Ballet)
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant
Marine
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Hygiene Officer
 
Ted (#1)
 
Foreman
 
A G.I.
 
Boy (Ballet)
Soldier
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy
Canteen Girl
 
Lottie
 
The Tenderneck
 
A WAC
 
Lucille's Mother
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Other Truck Driver
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Father
 
Applicant
Applicant
 
Sales Clerk
Sailor
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Other Truck Driver
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant
Sailor
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Sister's Husband
 
Applicant
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Bill Wilson
 
Insurance Officer
 
Pop Higgins
 
Plover
 
Ex-G.I.
 
Truck Driver
 
A Man

National Theatre (Apr 18, 1946 - Jul 19, 1947)

Cast

Mrs. Josephine Wilson
 
A Waitress
 
The Wave
 
Customer
 
The Grandmother
 
Mrs. Winthrop
 
The Hostess
The Girl's Co-Worker
 
Sales Clerk
 
The Mother
 
Applicant
 
 
 
 
Marine
 
Ex-G.I.
 
A Civilian
Canteen Girl
 
Underwear Model
Sailor
 
Ex-G.I.
 
The Boy's Mates
 
Sales Clerk
 
Applicant

Majestic Theatre (Jul 21, 1947 - Oct 04, 1947)

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization

Plymouth Theatre (Oct 06, 1947 - Jan 10, 1948)

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
music by Harold Rome; lyrics by Harold Rome
Act 1
Sung By
Opening Number
Sergeant, Soliders, Sailors, Canteen Girls and Marines
Going Home Train
Ex-GIs
Along With Me
The Boy, The Boy's Mates, The Girl and The Girl's Co-Workers
Surplus Blues
A Waitress
The Drug Store Song
The Boy, Girl (Ballet), Pop Higgins, Boy (Ballet), First Couple, Second Couple and Trio
The Red Ball Express
Truck Driver, Other Truck Drivers and Foreman
Military Life (The Jerk Song)
The Sailor, The Soldier, The Marine, The Wave, The Wac and The Tenderneck
Call Me Mister
The Marine, Floorwalker, Customers, Sales Clerks, Underwear Models, The WACs, The GIs and The Civilians
Act 2
Sung By
Yuletide, Park Avenue
The Grandmother, The Butler, The Uncle, The Sister, The Sister's Husband, The Brother, The Brother's Wife, The Father, The Mother, The Young Sister and The Lieutenant, j.g.
When We Meet Again
The Girl, The Girl (Ballet), The Girls, The Boy (Ballet) and The Boys
The Face on the Dime
A Man
His Old Man
The Girl and The Boy
South America, Take It Away
The Hostess and The Hostess' Partners
The Senators' Song

Theatre World

Award

1946 Recipient
Bill Callahan
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