MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Nov 09, 1938
Closing Date
Jul 15, 1939
Performances
291
MusicalComedyOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Imperial Theatre
(Nov 09, 1938 - Jul 15, 1939)

Setting
City Room of Paris & Chicago "World Tribune." Gare de l'Est, Paris. A park, Moscow. Rooms in American Embassy, Moscow. Thomas' hotel suite, Moscow. Red Square. A droshka. A steppe. Railroad station.

Comments
Returned to the Imperial 9/4/1939, closing 9/16/1939 (16 additional performances)

Theatre Owned / Operated by Imperial Theatre Corporation
Produced by Vinton Freedley
Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Book by Bella Spewack and Sam Spewack; Based on the play "Clear All Wires" by Bella Spewack and Sam Spewack; Musical Director: Robert Emmett Dolan; Music orchestrated by Donald J. Walker
Staged by Sam Spewack; Choreographed by Robert Alton
Scenic Design by Albert R. Johnson; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois
Business Manager: John Yorke
Stage Director: Harry Howell; Stage Manager: James W. Carr
Advertising: Blaine-Thompson and Fred Golden; Press Representative: Karl N. Bernstein
Buckley Joyce Thomas
Alonzo P. Goodhue
Dolly Winslow
Colette
Mrs. Goodhue
Mrs. Goodhue's Daughter
French Conductor
 
French Ambassador
 
Stalin
Sozanoff
One of Les Girls
One of Les Girls
Secretary
Foreign Minister
First Secretary
 
One of Les Girls
Reporter
Mackenzie
Jerry Granger
Chauffeur
Mrs. Goodhue's Daughter
Waiter
 
One of The Buccaneers
Mrs. Goodhue's Daughter
British Ambassador
Military Attache
 
One of The Buccaneers
Decorator
 
One of The Buccaneers
German Ambassador
One of Les Girls
One of The Buccaneers
Second Secretary
 
One of Les Girls
Folkin
One of Les Girls
Decorator
 
Italian Ambassador
 
One of The Buccaneers
Guest
Guest
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
One of Les Girls
One of Les Girls
First Reporter
 
One of The Buccaneers
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
Peasant
 
Latvian Ambassador
Photographer
 
Japanese Ambassador
Second Reporter
One of Les Girls
One of The Buccaneers
Mrs. Goodhue's Daughter
Naval Attache
 
One of The Buccaneers
One of Les Girls
Mrs. Goodhue's Daughter
One of Les Girls
J.H. Brody
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
 
Secretary
One of Les Girls
Guest
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
 
Secretary
One of Les Girls
Prince Alexander Thomofsky
One of Les Girls
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
One of Les Girls
One of Les Girls
Graustein

Imperial Theatre (Nov 09, 1938 - Jul 15, 1939)

Musical Director: Max Meth

Cast

Dolly Winslow
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
Secretary to Mr. Goodhue
One of Les Girls
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
Act 1
Sung By
How Do You Spell Ambassador?
Reporters
We Drink to You, J.H. Hardy
Buckley Joyce Thomas and Guests
Vite, Vite, Vite
Porters and Girls
I'm Taking the Steps to Russia
Mrs. Goodhue, Mrs. Goodhue's Daughters, Secretaries to Mr. Goodhue and Les Girls
Get Out of Town
Colette
When It's All Said and Done
Buckley Joyce Thomas, Dolly Winslow and Les Girls
Most Gentlemen Don't Like Love
Mrs. Goodhue, Mrs. Goodhue's Daughters and Secretaries to Mr. Goodhue
Comrade Alonzo
Ensemble
Act 2
Sung By
From Now On
Buckley Joyce Thomas and Colette
I Want to Go Home
Alonzo P. Goodhue
My Heart Belongs to Daddy
Dolly Winslow
Tomorrow
Mrs. Goodhue and Ensemble
Far, Far Away
Buckley Joyce Thomas and Colette
From the U.S.A. to the U.S.S.R.
Alonzo P. Goodhue, Mrs. Goodhue and Mrs. Goodhue's Daughters
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