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Memphis Bound!   

Broadway Theatre, (5/24/1945 - 6/09/1945)
Belasco Theatre, (6/11/1945 - 6/23/1945)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: May 24, 1945    
Closing Date: Jun 23, 1945 Total Performances: 36

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts. Drawn freely from "Trial By Jury" and "H.M.S. Pinafore"
Setting: Near Calliboga, Tennessee


Production Staff
Produced by John J. Wildberg
Music by Don Walker and Clay Warnick; Book by Albert Wineman Barker and Sally Benson; Lyrics by Don Walker and Clay Warnick; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Vocal arrangements by Clay Warnick; Orchestrations to dances by Ted Royal; Additional Vocal Arrangements by Rene deKnight
Staged by Robert Ross; Staging assisted by Eva Jessye; Choreographed by Al White, Jr.
Scenic Design by George Jenkins; Lighting Design by George Jenkins; Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard
General Manager: Nick Holde; Company Manager: Clarence Jacobson
Production Supervisor: Vinton Freedley; Stage Manager: Paul Porter
Conducted by Charles Sanford
Press Representative: Karl N. Bernstein
Cast
William Archer
Ensemble
Ada Brown
Mrs. Paradise
Theodore Brown
Ensemble
Marion Bruce
Ensemble
Thelma Carpenter
Henny Paradise
Traverse Crawford
Delta Rhythm Boy
Billy Daniels
Roy Baggott
Rene deKnight
Delta Rhythm Boy
John Diggs
Ensemble
William Dillard
Gabriel
Ensemble
Lee Eberle
Ensemble
Lee Gaines
Delta Rhythm Boy
Timothy Grace
Timmy
Ensemble
Leslie Gray
Ensemble
Sheila Guyse
Lily Valentine
Harriet Jackson
Sarabelle
Ensemble
Ida James
Penny Paradise
Carl Jones
Delta Rhythm Boy
Mary Lewis
Ensemble
Avon Long
Winfield Carter
Joy Merrimore
Eulalia
Ensemble
David Perry
Ensemble
Kelsey Pharr
Delta Rhythm Boy
Nell Plante
Ensemble
Oscar Plante
Ensemble
Sherriff McDaniels
Richard Reed
Ensemble
Eulabel Riley
Ensemble
Ann Robinson
Chloe
Bill Robinson
Pilot Meriwether
William C. Smith
Hector
Ensemble
Marliene Strong
Cherub
Ensemble
Georgia Ann Timmons
Ensemble
Cherub
Rodester Timmons
Ensemble
Muriel Watkins
Ensemble
Charles Welch
Bill
Ensemble
Ethel White
Ensemble
Roy White
Ensemble
Lulling Williams
Ensemble
Edith Wilson
Melissa Carter
Frank Wilson
Mr. Finch
music by Don Walker and Clay Warnick; lyrics by Don Walker and Clay Warnick
ACT 1 Sung By
Big Old River Ensemble
Stand Around the Band Winfield Carter, Delta Rhythm Boys and Ensemble
Old Love and Brand New Love Roy Baggott, Winfield Carter and Lily Valentine
Growing Pains Pilot Meriwether
We Sail the Ocean Blue Sailors
I'm Called Little Buttercup Mrs. Paradise and Delta Rhythm Boys
A Maiden Fair to See Roy Baggott and Sailors
I Am the Captain of the Pinafore Winfield Carter and Sailors
Sorry Her Lot Lily Valentine, Penny Paradise and Henny Paradise
Over the Bright Blue Sea Ensemble
I Am the Monarch of the Sea Pilot Meriwether and Ensemble
The Ruler of the Queen's Navee Pilot Meriwether
The Nightingale, the Moon and I Roy Baggott
ACT 2 Sung By
The Gilbert & Sullivan Blues Chloe
Farewll, My Own Pilot Meriwether, Roy Baggott and the Beer Garden Four
Fair Moon Winfield Carter, Delta Rhythm Boys and Ensemble
Love or Reason Lily Valentine, Penny Paradise and Henny Paradise
Things Are Seldom What They Seem Pilot Meriwether and Winfield Carter
Trial By Jury Pilot Meriwether, Winfield Carter, Melissa Carter, Mr. Finch, Gabriel and Ensemble
The Nightingale, the Moon and I (Reprise) Roy Baggott, Lily Valentine and Ensemble
Old Love and Brand New Love (Reprise) Delta Rhythm Boys and Ensemble
A-Many Years Ago Mrs. Paradise and Delta Rhythm Boys
Ring the Merry Belles Pilot Meriwether