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Flora, The Red Menace   

Alvin Theatre, (5/11/1965 - 7/24/1965)
First Preview: May 04, 1965 Total Previews: 7
Opening Date: May 11, 1965    
Closing Date: Jul 24, 1965 Total Performances: 87

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York City. 1933-1935.


Production Staff
Produced by Harold Prince
Book by George Abbott and Robert Russell; Music by John Kander; Lyrics by Fred Ebb; Based on the novel "Love Is Just Around the Corner" by Lester Atwell; Musical Director: Harold Hastings; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Dance arrangements by David Baker
Directed by George Abbott; Musical Staging by Lee Theodore
Scenic Design by William and Jean Eckart; Costume Design by Donald Brooks; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser
Production Stage Manager: John Allen; Stage Manager: Frank Gero
Press Representative: Mary Bryant
Cast
Liza Minnelli
Flora
Harry Bell
Dancer
Elaine Cancilla
Maggie
Dancer
Art Carney
FDR's Voice
Danny Carroll
Joe
Ciya Challis
Dancer
Barbara Christopher
Singer
James Cresson
Bronco Smallwood
Cathryn Damon
Comrade Charlotte
Gordon Dilworth
Mr. Rearson
Bob Dishy
Harry Toukarian
Barbara Doherty
Dancer
Jamie Donnelly
Lulu
Singer
Judith Doren
Dancer
Dortha Duckworth
The Lady
Anthony Falco
Fifth man
Artist
Singer
Robert Fitch
Seventh man
Dancer
Les Freed
Sixth man
Artist
Singer
Marcel Gamboa
Dancer
Ellen Graff
Dancer
Louis Guss
Comrade Galka
Daniel P. Hannafin
Policeman
Singer
Stephanie Hill
Elsa
Charles Kalan
Dancer
Robert Kaye
Mr. Stanley
Henry Le Clair
Broker
Singer
Joe E. Marks
Mr. Weiss
Diane McAfee
Artist
Singer
James McArdle
Dancer
Clark Morgan
Pencil seller
Comrade Jackson
Mary Ann Niles
Dancer
J. Vernon Oaks
Apple seller
Artist
Singer
Anne C. Russell
Woman
Lilly
Marie Santell
Katie
Artist
Neil J. Schwartz
Dancer
John Taliaferro
Fourth man
Artist
Singer
Abbie Todd
School principal
Singer
Phyllis Wallach
Dancer
Mary Louise Wilson
Comrade Ada
Understudies: Elaine Cancilla (Comrade Charlotte), Danny Carroll (Harry Toukarian), Gordon Dilworth (Comrade Galka), Jamie Donnelly (Flora), Robert Fitch (Bronco Smallwood), Charles Kalan (Joe), Henry Le Clair (Mr. Weiss), J. Vernon Oaks (Mr. Stanley), Anne C. Russell (Comrade Ada) and Marie Santell (Elsa)
Tony Award®
winner 1965 Best Actress in a Musical [winner]
Liza Minnelli
music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb
ACT 1 Sung By
Prologue Ensemble
Unafraid Flora, Students and Ensemble
All I Need Is One Good Break Flora, Harry Toukarian and Artists
Not Every Day of the Week Flora and Harry Toukarian
All I Need Is One Good Break (Reprise) Flora, Elsa and The Lady
Sign Here Harry Toukarian
The Flame Comrade Ada, Harry Toukarian and Comrades
Palomino Pal The Lady and Cowboy
A Quiet Thing Flora
Hello, Waves Harry Toukarian and Flora
Dear Love Flora and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Express Yourself Comrade Charlotte and Harry Toukarian
Knock, Knock Comrade Ada
Comrade Charlotte's Ballet (The Tree of Life) Comrade Charlotte and Comrade Ada
Knock, Knock Cowboy
Comrade Charlotte's Ballet (The Tree of Life) Harry Toukarian and Ensemble
Sing Happy Flora
You Are You Mr. Weiss, Elsa, Flora, Mr. Stanley, Lulu, Katie and Joe
Finale Entire Company