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Adelphi Theatre, (1/09/1947 - 5/17/1947)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 09, 1947    
Closing Date: May 17, 1947 Total Performances: 148

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: A sidewalk in New York City.

Production Staff
Produced by Dwight Deere Wiman and The Playwrights' Company (Maxwell Anderson; S.N. Behrman; Elmer Rice; Robert E. Sherwood; Sidney Howard)
Music by Kurt Weill; Lyrics by Langston Hughes; Book by Elmer Rice; Based on the play by Elmer Rice; Musical Director: Maurice Abravanel
Staged by Charles Friedman; Musical Staging by Anna Sokolow
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard
Helen Arden
Greta Fiorentino
Sheila Bond
Mae Jones
Bennett Burrill
Charlie Hildebrand
Ellen Carleen
Joyce Carrol
Music Pupil
Norma Chambers
Shirley Kaplan
Norman Cordon
Frank Maurrant
Marion Covey
Danny Daniels
Dick McGann
Hope Emerson
Emma Jones
Helen Ferguson
Grace Davis
Juliana Gallagher
Mary Hildbrand
Russell George
Lauren Gilbert
Steve Sankey
Peter Griffith
Willie Maurrant
Zosia Gruchala
Beverly Janis
Jennie Hildebrand
Anne Jeffreys
Rose Maurrant
Irving Kaufman
Abraham Kaplan
Ellen Lane
Laura Hildebrand
Paul Lilly
Fred Cullen
Remo Lota
Daniel Buchanan
Roy Munsell
Edwin G. OConnor
Dr. John Wilson
Robert Pierson
Vincent Jones
Sydney Rayner
Lippo Fiorentino
Edward Reichert
Old-Clothes Man
Ellen Repp
Olga Olsen
Don Saxon
Harry Easter
Joseph E. Scandur
Wilson Smith
Carl Olsen
Polyna Stoska
Anna Maurrant
Brian Sullivan
Sam Kaplan
John Sweet
Ambulance Driver
Randolph Symonette
City Marshall James Henry
Ernest Taylor
David E. Thomas
George Jones
Creighton Thompson
Henry Davis
Norman Thompson
Officer Harry Murphy
Peggy Turnley
Bette Van
Tony Award®
winner 1947 Best Original Score [winner]
Music by Kurt Weill
winner 1947 Best Costume Design [winner]
Lucinda Ballard
music by Kurt Weill; lyrics by Langston Hughes
ACT 1 Sung By
Ain't It Awful, the Heat? Greta Fiorentino, Emma Jones, Olga Olsen, Abraham Kaplan, Carl Olsen and Neighbors
I Got a Marble and a Star Henry Davis
Get a Load of That Emma Jones, Greta Fiorentino and Olga Olsen
When a Woman Has a Baby Daniel Buchanan, Greta Fiorentino, Emma Jones and Anna Maurrant
Somehow I Never Could Believe Anna Maurrant
Get a Load of That Emma Jones, Greta Fiorentino, George Jones and Carl Olsen
Ice Cream Lippo Fiorentino, Emma Jones, Greta Fiorentino, Henry Davis, George Jones, Carl Olsen and Olga Olsen
Let Things Be Like They Always Was Frank Maurrant
Wrapped in a Ribbon and Tied in a Bow Jennie Hildebrand and Neighbors
Lonely House Sam Kaplan
Wouldn't You Like to be on Broadway Harry Easter
What Good Would the Moon Be Rose Maurrant
Moon-Faced, Starry-Eyed Dick McGann and Mae Jones
Remember That I Care Sam Kaplan and Rose Maurrant
ACT 2 Sung By
Catch Me If You Can Charlie Hildebrand, Mary Hildbrand, Willie Maurrant and Children
There'll Be Trouble Frank Maurrant, Anna Maurrant and Rose Maurrant
A Boy Like You Frank Maurrant
We'll Go Away Together Sam Kaplan and Rose Maurrant
The Woman Who Lived Up There Ensemble
Lullaby Nursemaids
I Loved Her, Too Frank Maurrant, Rose Maurrant and Ensemble
Don't Forget the Lilac Bush Sam Kaplan and Rose Maurrant
Ain't It Awful, the Heat (Reprise) Greta Fiorentino, Emma Jones, Olga Olsen and Abraham Kaplan