MusicalRevueOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Dec 16, 1948
Closing Date
Jan 21, 1950
Performances
460
MusicalRevueOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
National Theatre
(Dec 16, 1948 - Feb 19, 1949)
Broadhurst Theatre
(Feb 21, 1949 - Oct 08, 1949)
Shubert Theatre
(Oct 10, 1949 - Oct 29, 1949)
Mansfield Theatre
(Oct 31, 1949 - Jan 21, 1950)

  • People
    Theatre Owned / Operated by Select Theatres Corporation
    Lyrics by Charles Gaynor; Book by Charles Gaynor; Additional sketches by Joseph Stein and Will Glickman; Musical Director: George Bauer; Music orchestrated by Clare Grundman; Music by Charles Gaynor; Additional arrangements by George Bauer; Vocal arrangements by Dorothy Freitag; Sketches by Charles Gaynor
    Directed by Hal Gerson; Musical Staging by Gower Champion
    Scenic Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Lighting Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois
    General Manager: Michael Goldreyer
    Production Stage Manager: David Kanter; Stage Manager: Peter Lawrence; Assistant Stage Mgr: Raymond Thomas
    Duo Pianist: George Bauer and Dorothy Freitag; Orchestra Personnel Manager: Gerald Rudy
    General Press Representative: Samuel J. Friedman; Press Representative: Harvey Sabinson; Production Coordinator: Frances Deitz; Asst. to the Choreographer: Marge Champion; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson and Fred Golden
    The Secretary Who Sings
    I'm Not in Love
     
    Henry Jones' Mother
    Friday Dancing Class
     
    Ginger O'Toole
    The Gladiola Girl
     
    The Tourist
    Santo Domingo
     
    Miss Bridey
    Friday Dancing Class
     
    "Who Hit Me?" Singer
    The Patient
    Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
     
    Singer
     
    Girl
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Mathilda
    Words Without Song
    The Girl in "Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing"
    Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
     
    Girl
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Dancer
     
    The Girl in "Friday Dancing Class"
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Dancer
    Wife
    Power of the Press
     
    Girl
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Singer
     
    Mrs. Playgoer
    All the World's
     
    Te Countess
    Words Without Song
     
    Henry Jones' Mother
    Friday Dancing Class
     
    "Three Little Queens of the Silver Screen" Singer
    Henry Jones' Friend
    Friday Dancing Class
     
    Boy
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    A Bartender
    All the World's
     
    Alberto
    Words Without Song
    A Boy
     
    The Boss Who Dances
    I'm Not in Love
     
    Boy
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Dancer
     
    Dancing Class Student
    A Boy
     
    Singer
     
    The Boy
    Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
     
    "Friday Dancing Class" Singer
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    "When Someone You Love Loves You" Singer
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Singer
    The Doctor
    Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
     
    Announcer in "The Missing Road Company"
    The Missing Road Company
     
    Larry Van Patten
    The Gladiola Girl
     
    Mr. Playgoer
    All the World's
     
    Te Count
    Words Without Song
     
    Husband
    Power of the Press
    Dancing Class Student
    Dancing Class Student
     
    Dancer
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    "When Someone You Love Loves You" Dancer
    Announcer in "Words Without Song"
    Husband
    Power of the Press
     
    Skiddy Tyres
    The Gladiola Girl
     
    A Bartender
    All the World's
     
    Alberto
    Words Without Song
     
    "I'm on the Lookout" Singer
     
    "Friday Dancing Class" Singer
     
    "When Someone You Love Loves You" Singer
     
    Rosalie
    The Gladiola Girl
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Singer
    A Boy
     
    Henry Jones' Friend
    Friday Dancing Class
     
    Dancing Class Student
     
    Policeman
    The Gladiola Girl
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    The Boss Who Dances
    I'm Not in Love
     
    Boy
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    The Boy
    Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    "Friday Dancing Class" Singer
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Singer
    Miss Bridey
    Friday Dancing Class
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    "Ballade" Singer
     
    The Patient
    Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
     
    Girl
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Mathilda
    Words Without Song
     
    "Three Little Queens of the Silver Screen" Singer
    Dancing Class Student
     
    The Boss Who Dictates
    I'm Not in Love
     
    Singer
     
    Boy
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    The Travel Agent
    Santo Domingo
     
    Announcer in "The Missing Road Company"
    The Missing Road Company
     
    The Boy
    Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
     
    "Friday Dancing Class" Singer
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Singer
     
    Announcer in "All the World's"
    A Boss Who Dances
     
    Dancing Class Student
     
    Boy
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
    A Boss Who Dances
     
    Dancing Class Student
     
    Dancer
    A Boy
     
    A Boss Who Dances
     
    Henry Jones
    Friday Dancing Class
     
    Boy
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Dancer
     
    Henry Jones
    Friday Dancing Class
    Dancing Class Student
     
    The Boss Who Dances
    I'm Not in Love
     
    "When Someone You Love Loves You" Dancer
     
    "Who Hit Me?" Dancer
    Singer
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    "Friday Dancing Class" Singer
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Singer
    The Nurse
    Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
     
    Dancing Class Student
     
    Girl
    "The Gladiola Girl"
     
    Singer
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    "Three Little Queens of the Silver Screen" Singer
    Singer
     
    "Friday Dancing Class" Singer
     
    Policeman
    The Gladiola Girl
     
    "Molly O'Reilly" Singer
    Skiddy Tyres
    The Gladiola Girl
     
    Dancing Class Student
     
    Chorus
    Words Without Song
     
    Henry Jones' Friend
    Friday Dancing Class
  • Awards

    Tony Award®

    Best Choreography

    1949 Winner
    Musical Staging by Gower Champion

    Theatre World

    Award

    1949 Recipient
    Gene Nelson, Carol Channing and Bob Scheerer
Theatre Owned / Operated by Select Theatres Corporation
Lyrics by Charles Gaynor; Book by Charles Gaynor; Additional sketches by Joseph Stein and Will Glickman; Musical Director: George Bauer; Music orchestrated by Clare Grundman; Music by Charles Gaynor; Additional arrangements by George Bauer; Vocal arrangements by Dorothy Freitag; Sketches by Charles Gaynor
Directed by Hal Gerson; Musical Staging by Gower Champion
Scenic Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Lighting Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois
General Manager: Michael Goldreyer
Production Stage Manager: David Kanter; Stage Manager: Peter Lawrence; Assistant Stage Mgr: Raymond Thomas
Duo Pianist: George Bauer and Dorothy Freitag; Orchestra Personnel Manager: Gerald Rudy
General Press Representative: Samuel J. Friedman; Press Representative: Harvey Sabinson; Production Coordinator: Frances Deitz; Asst. to the Choreographer: Marge Champion; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson and Fred Golden
The Secretary Who Sings
I'm Not in Love
 
Henry Jones' Mother
Friday Dancing Class
 
Ginger O'Toole
The Gladiola Girl
 
The Tourist
Santo Domingo
 
Miss Bridey
Friday Dancing Class
 
"Who Hit Me?" Singer
The Patient
Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
 
Singer
 
Girl
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Mathilda
Words Without Song
The Girl in "Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing"
Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
 
Girl
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Dancer
 
The Girl in "Friday Dancing Class"
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Dancer
Wife
Power of the Press
 
Girl
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Singer
 
Mrs. Playgoer
All the World's
 
Te Countess
Words Without Song
 
Henry Jones' Mother
Friday Dancing Class
 
"Three Little Queens of the Silver Screen" Singer
Henry Jones' Friend
Friday Dancing Class
 
Boy
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
A Bartender
All the World's
 
Alberto
Words Without Song
A Boy
 
The Boss Who Dances
I'm Not in Love
 
Boy
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Dancer
 
Dancing Class Student
A Boy
 
Singer
 
The Boy
Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
 
"Friday Dancing Class" Singer
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
"When Someone You Love Loves You" Singer
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Singer
The Doctor
Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
 
Announcer in "The Missing Road Company"
The Missing Road Company
 
Larry Van Patten
The Gladiola Girl
 
Mr. Playgoer
All the World's
 
Te Count
Words Without Song
 
Husband
Power of the Press
Dancing Class Student
Dancing Class Student
 
Dancer
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
"When Someone You Love Loves You" Dancer
Announcer in "Words Without Song"
Husband
Power of the Press
 
Skiddy Tyres
The Gladiola Girl
 
A Bartender
All the World's
 
Alberto
Words Without Song
 
"I'm on the Lookout" Singer
 
"Friday Dancing Class" Singer
 
"When Someone You Love Loves You" Singer
 
Rosalie
The Gladiola Girl
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Singer
A Boy
 
Henry Jones' Friend
Friday Dancing Class
 
Dancing Class Student
 
Policeman
The Gladiola Girl
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
The Boss Who Dances
I'm Not in Love
 
Boy
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
The Boy
Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
"Friday Dancing Class" Singer
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Singer
Miss Bridey
Friday Dancing Class
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
"Ballade" Singer
 
The Patient
Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
 
Girl
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Mathilda
Words Without Song
 
"Three Little Queens of the Silver Screen" Singer
Dancing Class Student
 
The Boss Who Dictates
I'm Not in Love
 
Singer
 
Boy
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
The Travel Agent
Santo Domingo
 
Announcer in "The Missing Road Company"
The Missing Road Company
 
The Boy
Give Your Heart a Chance to Sing
 
"Friday Dancing Class" Singer
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Singer
 
Announcer in "All the World's"
A Boss Who Dances
 
Dancing Class Student
 
Boy
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
A Boss Who Dances
 
Dancing Class Student
 
Dancer
A Boy
 
A Boss Who Dances
 
Henry Jones
Friday Dancing Class
 
Boy
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Dancer
 
Henry Jones
Friday Dancing Class
Dancing Class Student
 
The Boss Who Dances
I'm Not in Love
 
"When Someone You Love Loves You" Dancer
 
"Who Hit Me?" Dancer
Singer
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
"Friday Dancing Class" Singer
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Singer
The Nurse
Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me
 
Dancing Class Student
 
Girl
"The Gladiola Girl"
 
Singer
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
"Three Little Queens of the Silver Screen" Singer
Singer
 
"Friday Dancing Class" Singer
 
Policeman
The Gladiola Girl
 
"Molly O'Reilly" Singer
Skiddy Tyres
The Gladiola Girl
 
Dancing Class Student
 
Chorus
Words Without Song
 
Henry Jones' Friend
Friday Dancing Class

Tony Award®

Best Choreography

1949 Winner
Musical Staging by Gower Champion

Theatre World

Award

1949 Recipient
Gene Nelson, Carol Channing and Bob Scheerer
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