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Lute Song    A love story with music.

Plymouth Theatre, (2/06/1946 - 6/08/1946)
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Opening Date: Feb 06, 1946    
Closing Date: Jun 08, 1946 Total Performances: 142

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway


Production Staff
Theatre Owned by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by Arthur Hopkins
Produced by Michael Myerberg
Book by Sidney Howard and Will Irwin; Based on the famous Chinese play "Pi-Pa-Ki" by Kao-Tong-Kia and Mao-Tseo; Music by Raymond Scott; Lyrics by Bernard Hanighen; Musical Director: Eugene Kusmiak; Music orchestrated by Raymond Scott
Directed by John Houseman; Choreographed by Yeichi Nimura
Scenic Design by Robert Edmond Jones; Costume Design by Robert Edmond Jones; Miss Martin's costumes designed and executed by Valentina; Lighting Design by Robert Edmond Jones
General Manager: Matilda Stanton; Company Manager: J. Charles Gilbert
Production Manager: John Paul; Stage Manager: Jose Véga; Assistant Stage Mgr: Millicent Ellis
Press Representative: Richard Maney and Anne Woll
Cast
Mary Martin
Tchao-Ou-Niang
the Wife
Jack Amoroso
Messenger
Ensemble
Alan Banks
Ensemble
Michael Blair
Second Applicant
A Secretary
Yul Brynner
Tsai-Yong
the Husband
Mary Burr
Ensemble
Victor Burset
Ensemble
Joseph Camiolo
A Lesser Bonze
Ensemble
Ralph Clanton
The Imperial Chamberlain
The Genie
Jack Cooper
Ensemble
Helen Craig
Princess Nieou-Chi
Daughter of the Imperial Preceptor
Nancy Davis
Si-Tchun
a Lady in Waiting
Diane de Brett
A Marriage Broker
Clarence Derwent
The Manager
The Honorable Tchang
Augustin Duncan
Tsai
the Father
Mildred Dunnock
Madame Tsai
the Mother
Ronald Fletcher
Imperial Attendant
Ensemble
Gene Galvin
The Food Commissioner
A Bonze
Arlene Garver
Ensemble
John High
Imperial Guard
A Merchant
Ensemble
Lisan Kay
The Black Ape
Phoenix Bird
Max Leavitt
First Clerk
Li-Wang
John Robert Lloyd
Imperial Guard
Ensemble
Lisa Maslova
The White Tiger
Phoenix Bird
McKay Morris
Prince Nieou
the Imperial Preceptor
Rex O'Malley
Youen-Kong
the Steward
Lang Page
Ensemble
Bernard Pisarski
Ensemble
Mary Ann Reeve
Hand Maiden
Child
Leslie Rheinfeld
Second Property Man
A Lesser Bonze
Ensemble
Donald Rose
A Little Boy
Teddy Rose
Child
Gordon Showalter
Imperial Attendant
Ensemble
Walter Stane
The Lion
Ensemble
Sydelle Sylovna
Waiting Woman
Ensemble
Bob Turner
Second Clerk
A Rich Man
Albert Vecchio
First Property Man
The Lion
Ensemble
Pamela Wilde
Waiting Woman
Ensemble
Tom Emlyn Williams
First Applicant
Priest of Amida Buddha
Blanche Zohar
Hand Maiden
Child
music by Raymond Scott; lyrics by Bernard Hanighen
ACT 1 Sung By
Mountain High, Valley Low Tchao-Ou-Niang (the Wife) and Tsai-Yong (the Husband)
Monkey See, Monkey Do Tchao-Ou-Niang (the Wife)
Where You Are Tchao-Ou-Niang (the Wife)
ACT 2 Sung By
Willow Tree Tsai-Yong (the Husband)
Vision Song Tchao-Ou-Niang (the Wife) and Tsai-Yong (the Husband)
Bitter Harvest Tchao-Ou-Niang (the Wife)
ACT 3 Sung By
Mountain High, Valley Low (Reprise) Tchao-Ou-Niang (the Wife)
Lute Song Tchao-Ou-Niang (the Wife)
   
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