MusicalComedyRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Jan 03, 1952
Closing Date
Apr 18, 1953
Performances
540
MusicalComedyRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Broadhurst Theatre
(Jan 03, 1952 - Apr 18, 1953)

Description
A Musical Comedy in Two Acts

Setting
Chicago, in the late 1930s.

Media
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Theatre Owned by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by the Affiliated Theatre Building Co., Inc.
Produced by Jule Styne and Leonard Key; Produced in association with Anthony B. Farrell
Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart; Book by John O'Hara; Special orchestrations by Don Walker; Musical Director: Max Meth; Ballet arrangements by Oscar Kosarin; Original orchestrations by Hans Spialek
Production Supervised by Robert Alton; Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Robert Alton; Book Directed by David Alexander; Assistant Director: Paul Lammers
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Miles White; Lighting Design by Peggy Clark; Assistant to Mr. White: Frank Spencer and Florence Klotz
Company Manager: Michael Goldreyer
Production Manager: Rose Goldstein; Technical Supervisor: Peggy Clark; Production Stage Manager: Neil Hartley; Stage Manager: Barry Ryan; Assistant Stage Mgr: Reed Allyn
Music Contractor: Sol Gusikoff
Press Representative: John L. Toohey; Production Associate: Emil Katzka; Assistant to Mr. Alton: Marilyn Christine and George Martin; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner; Casting: Howard Hoyt
Joey Evans
Vera Simpson
Gladys Bumps
Ludlow Lowell
Dancer
 
Dancer
Louis
The Tenor
Dancer
Dancer
Mickey
 
Dancer
Dancer
Stage Manager
Commissioner O'Brien
Dancer
Dottie
 
Dancer
Dancer
 
Dancer
Dancer
Dancer
 
Janet
Dancer
 
Fraser
Waiter
 
Dancer
Dancer
Dancer
Dancer
Valerie
Linda English
Francine
 
Dancer
Ernest
Delivery Boy
Melba Snyder
Amarilla
 
Dancer
Adele
 
Dancer
 
Dancer
Mike Spears
Understudies: Reed Allyn (Ernest, Commissioner O'Brien), Bob Fosse (Joey Evans), T. J. Halligan (Mike Spears, The Tenor), Patty Ann Jackson (Kid), Lynn Joelson (Gladys Bumps) and David Neuman (Victor)

Broadhurst Theatre (Jan 03, 1952 - Apr 18, 1953)

Stage Manager: John Kheun

Cast

Stage Manager
Dancer
Sandra
Dancer
Dolores
Delivery Boy
Dancer
Melba Snyder
Dancer
Ensemble
Gladys Bumps
Understudies: Dick Bernie (Ludlow Lowell), Aleen Buchanan (Melba Snyder), Leonard Claret (Joey Evans), Betty Gillette (Linda English), Holly Harris (Vera Simpson) and Helene Keller (Valerie)
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Act 1
Sung By
You Mustn't Kick It Around
Joey Evans, Gladys Bumps and Boys and Girls
I Could Write A Book
Joey Evans and Linda English
Chicago
Girls
That Terrific Rainbow
Gladys Bumps, Victor and Boys and Girls
What Is A Man?
Vera Simpson
Happy Hunting Horn
Joey Evans, Norma, Robert, George, Buzz, Boys and Girls
Bewitched, Bothered, Bewildered
Vera Simpson
Pal Joey
Joey Evans
Joey Looks Into The Future
Entire Company
Act 2
Sung By
The Flower Garden of My Heart
The Tenor, Gladys Bumps, George Martin and Boys and Girls
Zip
Melba Snyder
Plant You Now, Dig You Later
Gladys Bumps and Boys and Girls
In Our Little Den (of Iniquity)
Vera Simpson and Joey Evans
A Dance Rehearsal
Boys and Girls
Do It The Hard Way
Joey Evans
Take Him
Linda English and Vera Simpson
Bewitched, Bothered, Bewildered (Reprise)
Vera Simpson
I Could Write A Book (Reprise)
Entire Company

Tony Award®

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

1952 Winner
Helen Gallagher

Best Choreography

1952 Winner
Choreographed by Robert Alton

Conductor and Musical Director

1952 Winner
Musical Director: Max Meth
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