MusicalRevueOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 30, 1948
Closing Date
Feb 19, 1949
Performances
399
MusicalRevueOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
New Century Theatre
(Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948)
Majestic Theatre
(Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949)

  • People
    Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
    Produced by Arthur Schwartz
    Music by Arthur Schwartz; Lyrics by Howard Dietz; Sketches by Arnold Auerbach, Moss Hart and Arnold B. Horwitt; Suggested by the book by John Gunther; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett; Incidental Music for Dances by Genevieve Pitot; Additional Sketch Material by Arnold Auerbach
    Sketches Directed by Robert H. Gordon; Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Helen Tamiris
    Production Design by Lemuel Ayers; Costume Design by Eleanor Goldsmith; Miss Lillie's Costumes and Gowns by Castillo; Mask Design by John Robert Lloyd
    Company Manager: Abe Cohen
    Production Stage Manager: Alan Anderson; Stage Manager: Randell Henderson; Assistant Stage Mgr: Walter N. Kapp
    Conducted by Jay Blackton; Assistant Conductor: Sammy Kramar; Music Contractor: Sol Gusikoff
    Production Associate: Victor Samrock; General Press Representative: Nat Dorfman; Associate Press Representative: Mary Ward; Production Assistant: David Yellin; Vocal Coach: Jay Blackton
    Mr. Jones
     
    Mr. Bemis
     
    Singer
     
    3rd Couple
     
    Professor
    Pittsburgh Choral Society Choral Director
     
    Miss Twitchell
     
    Mme. Lapis de Lazuli
     
    Massachusetts Mermaid
     
    3rd Couple
     
    Gladys
    Mary Shelton's maid
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Dancer
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Student Waiter
     
    Detective
     
    Prosecuting Attorney
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Jury Member
     
    Tiger Lily
    Ensemble in Wyoming
    Mary
    the daughter
     
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    A Swain
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Jury Member
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Captain of Waiters
     
    Defense Attorney
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Student Waiter
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Detective
     
    Jury Member
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Diner's Companion
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    2nd Couple
     
    A Swain
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    The Stage Manager
    A Swain
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
     
    Ensemble in New Mexico
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Mrs. Jones
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
     
    1st Couple
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
     
    Girl Diner
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
     
    Mary Shelton
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
     
    Ensemble in New Mexico
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
    3rd Pollster
     
    Hotel Manager
     
    A Butler
     
    Ticket Seller
     
    The Girl Diner's Escort
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
     
    Ensemble in New Mexico
    Lottie
    the maid
     
    Singer
     
    2nd Couple
     
    Bride
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Girl
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Jury Member
    The Dancer's Friend
     
    Dancer
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Cowboy with Rope
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Detective
     
    Jury Member
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    2nd Pollster
     
    Bellboy
     
    Peter Ilyitch Tschaikowsky
     
    Herman
     
    Ensemble in New Mexico
    Diner's Companion
     
    Ensemble in New Mexico
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Student Waiter
     
    Detective
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Dancer
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Student Waiter
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    A Swain
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    1st Pollster
     
    Prof. Poultergeist
     
    Frederic Chopin
     
    Man
     
    Another Diner
     
    Minister
     
    Judge
     
    Ensemble in New Mexico
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    A Swain
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Student Waiter
     
    Jury Member
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    A Feller from Indiana
    1st Couple
     
    A Swain
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Wyoming
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Franz Liszt
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
     
    Singer
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
     
    Groom
    Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
    Caller
     
    Doctor Zilmore
    Ensemble at Churchill Downs
     
    Ensemble at Mardi Gras
     
    Ensemble in Chicago
    Understudy: Paula Laurence (Pittsburgh Choral Society Choral Director, Miss Twitchell, Massachusetts Mermaid, Mme. Lapis de Lazuli, 3rd Couple, Gladys)

    New Century Theatre (Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948)

    Majestic Theatre (Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949)

    Cast

    Franz Liszt
    Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949
     
    Singer
    Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949
     
    Groom
    Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949
    Mrs. Jones
    Sep 23, 1948 - ?
     
    1st Couple
    Sep 23, 1948 - ?
     
    Girl Diner
    Sep 23, 1948 - ?
     
    Mary Shelton
    Sep 23, 1948 - ?
     
    Ensemble in New Mexico
    Sep 23, 1948 - ?
  • Awards

    Theatre World

    Award

    1948 Recipient
    Estelle Loring and Valerie Bettis
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Arthur Schwartz
Music by Arthur Schwartz; Lyrics by Howard Dietz; Sketches by Arnold Auerbach, Moss Hart and Arnold B. Horwitt; Suggested by the book by John Gunther; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett; Incidental Music for Dances by Genevieve Pitot; Additional Sketch Material by Arnold Auerbach
Sketches Directed by Robert H. Gordon; Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Helen Tamiris
Production Design by Lemuel Ayers; Costume Design by Eleanor Goldsmith; Miss Lillie's Costumes and Gowns by Castillo; Mask Design by John Robert Lloyd
Company Manager: Abe Cohen
Production Stage Manager: Alan Anderson; Stage Manager: Randell Henderson; Assistant Stage Mgr: Walter N. Kapp
Conducted by Jay Blackton; Assistant Conductor: Sammy Kramar; Music Contractor: Sol Gusikoff
Production Associate: Victor Samrock; General Press Representative: Nat Dorfman; Associate Press Representative: Mary Ward; Production Assistant: David Yellin; Vocal Coach: Jay Blackton
Mr. Jones
 
Mr. Bemis
 
Singer
 
3rd Couple
 
Professor
Pittsburgh Choral Society Choral Director
 
Miss Twitchell
 
Mme. Lapis de Lazuli
 
Massachusetts Mermaid
 
3rd Couple
 
Gladys
Mary Shelton's maid
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Dancer
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Student Waiter
 
Detective
 
Prosecuting Attorney
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Jury Member
 
Tiger Lily
Ensemble in Wyoming
Mary
the daughter
 
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
A Swain
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Jury Member
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Captain of Waiters
 
Defense Attorney
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Student Waiter
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Detective
 
Jury Member
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Diner's Companion
 
Ensemble in Chicago
2nd Couple
 
A Swain
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
The Stage Manager
A Swain
 
Ensemble in Chicago
 
Ensemble in New Mexico
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Mrs. Jones
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
 
1st Couple
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
 
Girl Diner
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
 
Mary Shelton
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
 
Ensemble in New Mexico
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
3rd Pollster
 
Hotel Manager
 
A Butler
 
Ticket Seller
 
The Girl Diner's Escort
 
Ensemble in Chicago
 
Ensemble in New Mexico
Lottie
the maid
 
Singer
 
2nd Couple
 
Bride
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Girl
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Jury Member
The Dancer's Friend
 
Dancer
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Cowboy with Rope
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Detective
 
Jury Member
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Chicago
2nd Pollster
 
Bellboy
 
Peter Ilyitch Tschaikowsky
 
Herman
 
Ensemble in New Mexico
Diner's Companion
 
Ensemble in New Mexico
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Student Waiter
 
Detective
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Dancer
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Student Waiter
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
A Swain
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
1st Pollster
 
Prof. Poultergeist
 
Frederic Chopin
 
Man
 
Another Diner
 
Minister
 
Judge
 
Ensemble in New Mexico
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Chicago
A Swain
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Student Waiter
 
Jury Member
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
A Feller from Indiana
1st Couple
 
A Swain
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Wyoming
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Franz Liszt
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
 
Singer
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
 
Groom
Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948
Caller
 
Doctor Zilmore
Ensemble at Churchill Downs
 
Ensemble at Mardi Gras
 
Ensemble in Chicago
Understudy: Paula Laurence (Pittsburgh Choral Society Choral Director, Miss Twitchell, Massachusetts Mermaid, Mme. Lapis de Lazuli, 3rd Couple, Gladys)

New Century Theatre (Apr 30, 1948 - Aug 21, 1948)

Majestic Theatre (Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949)

Cast

Franz Liszt
Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949
 
Singer
Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949
 
Groom
Sep 23, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949
Mrs. Jones
Sep 23, 1948 - ?
 
1st Couple
Sep 23, 1948 - ?
 
Girl Diner
Sep 23, 1948 - ?
 
Mary Shelton
Sep 23, 1948 - ?
 
Ensemble in New Mexico
Sep 23, 1948 - ?

Theatre World

Award

1948 Recipient
Estelle Loring and Valerie Bettis
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