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Revenge with Music   

New Amsterdam Theatre, (11/28/1934 - 4/27/1935)
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Opening Date: Nov 28, 1934    
Closing Date: Apr 27, 1935 Total Performances: 158

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: A township in Andalusia, Spain. Approximately 1800.
Comments: Opened 11/28/34, closed 12/15/34 after 22 perfs.; re-opened 12/24/34, closed 4/27/35 after 135 perfs.

Production Staff
Produced by Arch Selwyn and Harold B. Franklin
Book by Howard Dietz; Lyrics by Howard Dietz; Music by Arthur Schwartz; A variation on the old Spanish folk tale "El Sombrero de Tres Picos" by Pedro A. de Alarcon; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett; Musical Director: Victor Baravalle
Dance ensembles by Michael Mordkin; Staged by Theodore Komisarjevsky
Scenic Design by Albert R. Johnson; Costume Design by Constance Ripley
General Manager: Ben Stein
General Stage Manager: Zeke Colvan; Stage Manager: Gerald Phillips; Assistant Stage Mgr: George Kirk
Conducted by Max Meth
Press Representative: Monte Proser
Libby Holman
Georges Metaxa
The Miller
Charles Winninger
Don Emilio
Gobernador of the Province
Joseph Macaulay
Doorman at the Official Residence
Helen Arden
Walter Armin
A Bailiff
Beatrice Berens
Vocal Ensemble
Dona Isabella's Maid
Gertrude Berggren
Vocal Ensemble
Marcus Blechman
Dancing Ensemble
Geraldine Bork
Vocal Ensemble
Andre Charise
Dancing Ensemble
Ilka Chase
Dona Isabella
Wife of Don Emilio
Natalia Danesi
Margaret Daum
Vocal Ensemble
Frank Davenport
Vocal Ensemble
Marguerite De Anguera
Dancing Ensemble
Nunez de Polanco
Dancing Soloist
Madeline de Souter
Vocal Ensemble
Berta Donn
Dona Isabella's Maid
Tamara Doriva
Dancing Soloist
John Dunbar
Dancing Ensemble
William Elliott
Dancing Ensemble
Frances Farnsworth
Dancing Soloist
Raoul Fernandez
Dancing Ensemble
David Friedkin
Dancing Ensemble
Ernestine Henoch
Dancing Ensemble
Hernandez Brothers
Eleanor King
Dancing Ensemble
George Kirk
a Solider, Maria's cousin
Ada Korvin
Dancing Ensemble
Marion Lawrence
Dancing Ensemble
Margaret Lee
Carlos' cousin
Tom Long
Dancing Ensemble
Earle MacVeigh
Vocal Ensemble
Gene Martel
Dancing Ensemble
Paul Mathis
Dancing Ensemble
Rex O'Malley
Rosita Ortega
The Dancer at Manuelo's Tavern
Dancing Soloist
Harry Pick
Dancing Ensemble
Detmar Poppen
Miguel Rodriguez
The Mayor
Frances Reid
Dancing Ensemble
Hyla Roberts
Dancing Ensemble
Charles Scanlon
Vocal Ensemble
Ivy Scott
Sidney Stark
Vocal Ensemble
George Thornton
Mule Driver
Rowan Tudor
Vocal Ensemble
Omero Valencia
Dancing Soloist
Bianca Volland
Dancing Ensemble
Eleanor Waldon
Vocal Ensemble
Herman Weiner
Dancing Ensemble
Cliff Whitcombe
Vocal Ensemble
Jay Wilson
Proprietor of the Tavern
Molly Wood
Dancing Ensemble
Paula Yasgour
Dancing Ensemble
music by Arthur Schwartz; lyrics by Howard Dietz
ACT 1 Sung By
Flamenco Dancing Soloists
When You Love Only One Maria
Never Marry a Dancer Margarita (Carlos' cousin)
If There Is Someone Lovelier Than You Carlos (The Miller)
In the Noonday Sun Consuela and Ensemble
That Fellow Manuelo Alonzo (Doorman at the Official Residence), Carlos (The Miller), Company, Dancing Soloists, Guitarists and Ensemble
In the Noonday Sun (Reprise) Carlos (The Miller) and Company
Think It Over Don Emilio (Gobernador of the Province)
Maria Carlos (The Miller), Maria and Ensemble
My Father Said Carlos (The Miller), Margarita (Carlos' cousin) and Ensemble
You and the Night and the Music Carlos (The Miller) and Maria
ACT 2 Sung By
Once-in-a-While Margarita (Carlos' cousin), Miguel Rodriguez (The Mayor) and Ensemble
That Fellow Manuelo (Reprise) Carlos (The Miller) and Ensemble
In the Middle of the Night Alonzo (Doorman at the Official Residence) and Ensemble
Wad'ring Heart Maria