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Crazy With the Heat   

44th Street Theatre, (1/14/1941 - 1/18/1941)
First Preview: Total Previews: 0
Opening Date: Jan 14, 1941    
Closing Date: Jan 18, 1941 Total Performances: 7

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Description: A revue in two acts
Comments: This show originally opened 1/14/1941 but the original producers closed it after seven performances. Newspaperman Ed Sullivan took over the production which was restaged with some additional actors and re-opened 1/30/1941.

Production Staff
Produced by Kurt Kasznar
Music by Irvin Graham; Additional music by Rudi Revil and Dana Suesse; Book by Sam E. Werris, Arthur Sheekman, Mack Davis, Max Liebman and Don Herold; Additional lyrics by Dana Suesse; Music arranged by Jacques Dallin; Music orchestrated by Jacques Dallin; Vocal arrangements by Pete King; Some production ideas by Luther Davis, John Cleveland and Kay Kenney; Lyrics by Irvin Graham; Featuring songs by Elsie Thompson, William Provost and Walter Nones; Featuring songs with lyrics by Walter Nones, Pete Kite Smith, Richard Kollmar, Carl Kent, Kurt Kasznar and Maurice Vandair; Additional dialogue by Arthur Stander and Sidney Zelinka
Staged by Kurt Kasznar; Sketches Directed by Arthur Sheekman and Edward Clarke Lilley; Choreographed by Catherine Littlefield; Sketches for Willie Howard under supervision of Eugene Howard
Scenic Design by Albert R. Johnson; Costume Design by Lester Polakov and Maria Humans; Lighting Design by Albert R. Johnson
Hal Anthony

Marion Bailey

Gracie Barrie

Paul Bartels

Barbara Bernard

Matthew Bocchino

Evelyn Bonfine

Raymond Burr

Bobby Busch

Doris Call

Harriet Clark

Pamela Clifford

Frank Cucksey

Don Cumming

Eleanor Dawn

Vera Deane

Billie Dee

Eddie Eddy

Robert Evans

Harold Gary

Ted Gary

Luella Gear

Lois Girard

Phillip Gordon

Harry Hale

Hildegarde Halliday

Wilma Horner

Willie Howard

William Howell

Helene Hudson

Betty Kean

Stapleton Kent

Philip King

Richard Kollmar

Bobby Lane

Kathryn Lazell

Rae MacGregor

Remi Martel

Ray McDonald

Thomas Mitchell

Marie Nash

Ruth Neslie

Frances O'Day

Roberta Ogg

Dale Priest

Carl Randall

Aileen Read

Irene Reilly

Helenita Riordan

David Rollins

Luba Rostova

Susan Scott

Jean Stanton

The Coronets

Edna Ward

Marion Warnes

Frances Williams

Kay York

music by Irvin Graham; lyrics by Irvin Graham
(Unless otherwise noted)
This Way Out
It Should Happen to Me
(music by Elsie Thompson; lyrics by Richard Kollmar)
Sascha's Got a Girl
Some Day
(music by Rudi Revil; lyrics by Kurt Kasznar and Carl Kent)
Il Pleurait
(music by Rudi Revil; lyrics by Maurice Vandair)
Time of Your Life
(music by William Provost; lyrics by Pete Kite Smith)
(You Should Be) Set to Music
Crazy With the Heat
(music by Rudi Revil)
(With a) Twist of the Wrist
Yacht Song
(music by Walter Nones; lyrics by Walter Nones)
Wine From My Slipper
(You Should Be) Set to Music (Reprise)