MusicalPlayOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Sep 21, 1938
Closing Date
Nov 26, 1938
Performances
78
MusicalPlayOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

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Theatres
Winter Garden Theatre
(Sep 21, 1938 - Nov 26, 1938)

Description
A musical in two acts

Setting
Paris, France

Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.); Produced in association with John Shubert
Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Book by Rowland Leigh; Based on the play "By Candlelight" by Siegfried Geyer; Adapted from the Viennese operetta "Bei Kerzenleicht" by Robert Katscher and Karl Farkas; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek; Additional orchestrations by Don Walker, Maurice De Packh and Minati Salta; Additional lyrics by Rowland Leigh, Edwin Gilbert and Robert Katscher; Additional music by Alexander Fogarty and Dana Suesse; Musical Director: John McManus
Book directed by Rowland Leigh; Choreographed by Robert Alton
Scenic Design by Albert R. Johnson and Watson Barratt; Costume Design by Jenkins, Wilma, Veronica, Brooks and Charles Le Maire
Dancer
 
Boy
Dancer
Dancer
Dancer
Showgirl
Showgirl
Showgirl
Comptroleur
 
Boy
Dancer
Dancer
Showgirl
General Carruthers
Chauffeur
The Debonairs
Showgirl
Dancer
Showgirl
Geoffrey
The Debonairs
Showgirl
Mme. Baltin
Jeanne Montaigne
Showgirl
Dancer
Henri Baltin
Dancer
Showgirl
The Debonairs
Baron Ferdinand de Romer
The Debonairs
Dancer
Showgirl
Headwaiter
Showgirl
Showgirl
Showgirl
Maria
The Debonairs
The Debonairs
Gaston
Ida Courtney
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
(Unless otherwise noted)
Act 1
Sung By
I Am Gaston
Gaston
Au Revoir, Cher Baron
Ensemble
By Candlelight
(music by Robert Katscher; lyrics by Rowland Leigh)
Gaston and Baron Ferdinand de Romer
Maria
Gaston
Maria (Reprise)
Gaston and Ensemble
You Never Know
Mme. Baltin
Ladies' Room
(music by Alexander Fogarty; lyrics by Edwin Gilbert)
The Debonairs and Ensemble
What Is That Tune?
Mme. Baltin
For No Rhyme or Reason
Ida Courtney, Henri Baltin, The Debonairs and Ensemble
Alpha to Omega
Gaston and Maria
By Candlelight (Reprise)
(music by Robert Katscher; lyrics by Rowland Leigh)
Gaston and Maria
Don't Let It Get You Down
Specialty Dancer, Geoffrey, The Debonairs and Ensemble
What Shall I Do?
(lyrics by Rowland Leigh)
Maria
Act 2
Sung By
Let's Put It to Music
(music by Alexander Fogarty; lyrics by Edwin Gilbert)
Specialty Dancers, Geoffrey and Ensemble
At Long Last Love
Gaston
Take Yourself a Trip
(music by Alexander Fogarty; lyrics by Edwin Gilbert)
Ensemble
Yes, Yes, Yes
Ida Courtney and Ensemble
Gendarme
(music by Robert Katscher; lyrics by Rowland Leigh)
The Debonairs
No (You Can't Have My Heart)
(music by Dana Suesse; lyrics by Dana Suesse)
Mme. Baltin and Gaston
Good Evening, Princess
Gaston and Maria
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