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The Lady Comes Across   

44th Street Theatre, (1/09/1942 - 1/10/1942)
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Opening Date: Jan 09, 1942    
Closing Date: Jan 10, 1942 Total Performances: 3

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical comedy in two acts
Setting: Railroad station; Jill's room in a hotel; Blue Room at Chez Zoral; Red Room; Mrs. Riverdale's estate; Bathing pavilion.

Production Staff
Produced by George Hale; Produced in association with Charles R. Rogers and Nelson Seabra
Music by Vernon Duke; Book by Fred Thompson and Dawn Powell; Lyrics by John La Touche
Choreographed by George Balanchine; Staged by Romney Brent; Production Supervised by Morrie Ryskind
Scenic Design by Stewart Chaney; Costume Design by Stewart Chaney
Betty Apple
Dancing Ensemble
Mischa Auer
Ernie Bustard
Stiano Braggiotti
Alberto Zorel
Evelyn Carmel
Gower Champion
Mary Ann Crawford
Dancing Ensemble
Betty De Elmo
Dancing Ensemble
Eugenia Delarova
Ballerina Comique
Patricia Donnelly
Betty Douglas
Judith Ford
June Graham
Dancing Ensemble
Ronald Graham
Tony Patterson
Arline Harvey
Barbara Heath
Dancing Ensemble
Phyllis Hill
Dancing Ensemble
Bettilu Ismailoff
Dancing Ensemble
Clarence Jaeger
Dancing Ensemble
Joseph Johnson
Dancing Ensemble
Hortense Kharklin
Dancing Ensemble
Lorraine Latham
Dancing Ensemble
Edith Laumer
Dancing Ensemble
Joe E. Lewis
Otis Kibber
Claire Loring
Dancing Ensemble
Marion Lulling
Dancing Ensemble
Roy Marshall
Dancing Ensemble
The Martins
4 Shoppers
Margery Moore
Dancing Ensemble
Wynn Murray
Babs Appleway
Bob Norris
Dancing Ensemble
Dorothy Partington
Harry Pedersen
Dancing Ensemble
Marc Platt
The Phantom Lover
Elise Reiman
Dancing Ensemble
Lubov Rostova
Joan Smith
Peter Kite Smith
Dancing Ensemble
Zachary Solov
Dancing Ensemble
Morton L. Stevens
Elmer James
Drucilla Strain
Alcen Stuart
Dancing Ensemble
Olga Suarez
Dancing Ensemble
Dorothy Thomas
Dancing Ensemble
Jeanne Tyler
Ruth Weston
Mrs. Riverdale
Ken Whelan
Dancing Ensemble
Helen Windsor
Baroness Helstrom
Evelyn Wyckoff
Jill Charters
music by Vernon Duke; lyrics by John La Touche
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
Three Rousing Cheers Souvenir Hunterse, Autograph Seekers, and Reporter
Feeling Lucky Today Jill Charters and Otis Kibber
Modes in Manhattan Models and Photographers
You Took My By Surprise Jill Charters, Tony Patterson and 4 Shoppers
Hit the Ramp Babs Appleway, Ernie Bustard and Ensemble
(music by Lester Lee, Jerry Seelen and Dan Shapiro; lyrics by Lester Lee, Jerry Seelen and Dan Shapiro)
Otis Kibber
Eenie Meenie Minee Mo Ernie Bustard, Babs Appleway, Otis Kibber and Mrs. Riverdale
Tango Ernie Bustard, Ballerina Comique and Ensemble
Tango (Reprise) Jill Charters, Otis Kibber, Ernie Bustard and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Lady Tony Patterson, the Models, Campbell, Kay and Ensemble
The Queen of the Opera Mrs. Riverdale
Coney Island Ballet Ballerina Comique, Ballerina and The Phantom Lover
This Is Where I Came In Babs Appleway, Campbell and Kay
You Can't Get the Merchandise
(music by Dan Shapiro and Lester Lee; lyrics by Dan Shapiro and Lester Lee)
Otis Kibber
Summer Is a Comin' In 4 Shoppers and Ensemble
Daybreak Jill Charters and The Phantom Lover