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Panama Hattie   

46th Street Theatre, (10/30/1940 - 1/03/1942)
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Opening Date: Oct 30, 1940    
Closing Date: Jan 03, 1942 Total Performances: 501

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Panama City; Canal Zone.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Select Operating Corporation
Produced by B.G. DeSylva
Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Book by Herbert Fields and B.G. DeSylva; Orchestral arrangements by Russell Bennett, Hans Spialek and Don Walker; Vocal arrangements by Lyn Murray
Staged by Edgar MacGregor; Choreographed by Robert Alton
Scenic Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Lighting Design by Al Alloy
Company Manager: Warren O'Hara
Technical Advisor for Production: Albert A. Ostrander; General Stage Director: Sam Ledner; Stage Manager: Murray Queen; Assistant Stage Mgr: Willie Torpey
Orchestra under the direction of Gene Salzer; Accompanist to Miss Merman: Lew Kesler
Assistant to Robert Alton: Charles Millang; General Press Representative: Nat Dorfman; Press Representative: Jack Charash
Ethel Merman
Hattie Maloney
Phyllis Brooks
Leila Tree
Joan Carroll
Geraldine Bullett
James Dunn
Nick Bullett
Pat Harrington
Skat Briggs
Betty Hutton
Frank Hyers
Windy Deegan
Rags Ragland
Woozy Hogan
Arthur Treacher
Vivian Budd
June Allyson
Dancing Girl
Irene Austin
Dancing Girl
Raymond Baine
Jack Baker
Dancing Boy
Jane Ball
Dancing Girl
Marguerite Benton
Singing Girl
Mimi Berry
Dancing Girl
Betsy Blair
Dancing Girl
Lucille Bremer
Dancing Girl
Janis Carter
Singing Girl
Nancy Chaplin
Dancing Girl
Mrs. Gonzales
Hal Conklin
First Stranger
Kathlyn Coulter
Dancing Girl
Marrianne Cude
Dancing Girl
Ronnie Cunningham
Dancing Girl
Ted Daniels
Frank DeRoss
Second Stranger
Vera Dean
Singing Girl
Jack Donahue
Doris Dowling
Dancing Girl
Al Downing
role changed to "First Stranger" after opening
Lipman Duckat
Vera Ellen
Dancing Girl
Cliff Ferre
Dancing Boy
Miriam Franklyn
Dancing Girl
Nadine Gae
Roger Gerry
Anne Graham
Kitty Belle Randolph
Singing Girl
Linda Griffith
Fruit Peddler
Marguerite James
Dancing Girl
James Kelso
Whitney Randolph
Pat Likely
Dancing Girl
Mary McDownell
Dancing Girl
Fred Nay
Dancing Boy
Eppy Pearson
Jack Riley
Dancing Boy
Harry Rogue
Dancing Boy
Renee Russell
Dancing Girl
Elaine Shepard
Mildred Hunter
Billy Skipper, Jr.
Dancing Boy
Art Stanley
Dancing Boy
Carl Trees
Dancing Boy
Don Weissmuller
Dancing Boy
Audrey Westphal
Dancing Girl
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
ACT 1 Sung By
A Stroll on the Plaza Sant' Ana Singing Girls and Boys and Ensemble
Join It Right Away Woozy Hogan, Skat Briggs and Windy Deegan
Visit Panama Hattie Maloney, 4 Men of Manhattan, Dancing Girl and Ensemble
American Family Singing Girl, First Stranger and Dancing Girl
My Mother Would Love You Hattie Maloney and Nick Bullett
I've Still Got My Health Hattie Maloney and Ensemble
I've Still Got My Health (Reprise) Ensemble
Fresh As a Daisy Florrie, Skat Briggs and Windy Deegan
Welcome to Jerry Singing Girls and Boys and Ensemble
Let's Be Buddies Hattie Maloney and Geraldine Bullett
They Ain't Done Right by Our Nell Florrie and Vivian Budd
I'm Throwing a Ball Tonight Hattie Maloney and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
I Detest a Fiesta Singing Girls and Boys and Ensemble
Who Would Have Dreamed Singing Girl and Ty
Make It Another Old-Fashioned Please Hattie Maloney
All I've Got to Get Now Is My Man Florrie and Ensemble
You Said It Hattie Maloney, Vivian Budd, Woozy Hogan, Windy Deegan and Skat Briggs
Who Would Have Dreamed (Reprise) Chiquita and Ensemble
Let's Be Buddies (Reprise) Hattie Maloney and Geraldine Bullett
God Bless the Women Woozy Hogan, Windy Deegan and Skat Briggs