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Ethel Barrymore Theatre , (12/25/1940 - 8/16/1941)
Shubert Theatre , (9/01/1941 - 10/21/1941)
St. James Theatre , (10/21/1941 - 11/29/1941)
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Opening Date:Dec 25, 1940   
Closing Date:Nov 29, 1941 Total Performances:374

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A Musical Comedy in Two Acts
Setting: Chicago, in the late 1930s.


Production Staff
Produced by George Abbott
Music by Richard Rodgers; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart; Book by John O'Hara; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek
Staged by George Abbott; Choreographed by Robert Alton
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by John Koenig; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner
Company Manager: Sidney A. Harris
Stage Manager: Jerome Whyte; Assistant Stage Manager Edison Rice
Conducted by Harry S. Levant
Cast
Gene Kelly Joey Evans
Vivienne Segal Vera Simpson
Claire Anderson Dancer
Adrian Anthony Dancer
Sondra Barrett The Kid
Dancer
John Benton Dancer
Jean Casto Melba Snyder
Milton Chisholm Dancer
John Clarke Ernest
Alice Craig Dancer
Janet Davis Dancer
Louise de Forrest Dancer
Stanley Donen Albert Doane
Dancer
Clifford Dunstan Assistant Hotel Manager
Jack Durant Ludlow Lowell
Enez Early Dancer
Leila Ernst Linda English
Jane Fraser Terry
Tilda Getz Dancer
Charlene Harkins Dancer
Averell Harris Max
June Havoc Gladys Bumps
Henning Irgens Dancer
Van Johnson Victor
Dancer
Frances Krell Dancer
James Lane Commissioner O'Brien
Janet Lavis Dancer
Howard Ledig Dancer
June Leroy Dancer
Michael Moore Dancer
Amarilla Morris Valerie
Dancer
Robert J. Mulligan Mike Spears
Olive Nicolson Dancer
Shirley Paige Specialty Dancer
Mildred Patterson Dancer
Dorothy Poplar Dancer
Nelson Rae The Tenor
Edison Rice Escort
Albert Ruiz Dancer
Diane Sinclair Agnes
Dancer
Mildred Solly Dancer
Dummy Spelvin Waiter
Jeanne Trybom Dancer
Marie Vanneman Dancer
Jerry Whyte Stagehand
Vincent York Briefcase
ACT 1Sung By
You Mustn't Kick It Around Joey Evans, Gladys Bumps, Agnes, The Kid, Chorus Girls and Waiters
I Could Write A Book Joey Evans and Linda English
Chicago Dancer and Chorus Girls
That Terrific Rainbow Gladys Bumps, Victor and Girls
Love Is My Friend Vera Simpson
Happy Hunting Horn Joey Evans, Terry, Chorus Girls and Boy Friends
Bewitched, Bothered, Bewildered Vera Simpson
ACT 2Sung By
The Flower Garden of My Heart Gladys Bumps, The Tenor, Specialty Dancer and Ensemble
Zip Melba Snyder
Plant You Now, Dig You Later Ludlow Lowell, Gladys Bumps and Ensemble
In Our Little Den (of Iniquity) Vera Simpson and Joey Evans
Do It The Hard Way Ludlow Lowell, Gladys Bumps, Dancer and Ensemble
Take Him Vera Simpson, Linda English and Joey Evans
Bewitched, Bothered, Bewildered (Reprise)Vera Simpson
I Could Write A Book (Reprise)Joey Evans