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Crazy With the Heat   

44th Street Theatre, (1/14/1941 - 1/18/1941)
First Preview: Total Previews: 0
Opening Date: Jan 14, 1941    
Closing Date: Jan 18, 1941 Total Performances: 7

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Description: A revue in two acts
Comments: This show originally opened 1/14/1941 but the original producers closed it after seven performances. Newspaperman Ed Sullivan took over the production which was restaged with some additional actors and re-opened 1/30/1941.

Production Staff
Produced by Kurt Kasznar
Music by Irvin Graham; Additional music by Rudi Revil and Dana Suesse; Book by Sam E. Werris, Arthur Sheekman, Mack Davis, Max Liebman and Don Herold; Additional lyrics by Dana Suesse; Music arranged by Jacques Dallin; Music orchestrated by Jacques Dallin; Vocal arrangements by Pete King; Some production ideas by Luther Davis, John Cleveland and Kay Kenney; Lyrics by Irvin Graham; Featuring songs by Elsie Thompson, William Provost and Walter Nones; Featuring songs with lyrics by Walter Nones, Pete Kite Smith, Richard Kollmar, Carl Kent, Kurt Kasznar and Maurice Vandair; Additional dialogue by Arthur Stander and Sidney Zelinka
Staged by Kurt Kasznar; Sketches Directed by Arthur Sheekman and Edward Clarke Lilley; Choreographed by Catherine Littlefield; Sketches for Willie Howard under supervision of Eugene Howard
Scenic Design by Albert R. Johnson; Costume Design by Lester Polakov and Maria Humans; Lighting Design by Albert R. Johnson
Hal Anthony
Marion Bailey
Gracie Barrie
Paul Bartels
Barbara Bernard
Matthew Bocchino
Evelyn Bonfine
Raymond Burr
Bobby Busch
Doris Call
Harriet Clark
Pamela Clifford
Frank Cucksey
Don Cumming
Eleanor Dawn
Vera Deane
Billie Dee
Eddie Eddy
Robert Evans
Harold Gary
Ted Gary
Luella Gear
Lois Girard
Phillip Gordon
Harry Hale
Hildegarde Halliday
Wilma Horner
Willie Howard
William Howell
Helene Hudson
Betty Kean
Stapleton Kent
Philip King
Richard Kollmar
Bobby Lane
Kathryn Lazell
Rae MacGregor
Remi Martel
Ray McDonald
Thomas Mitchell
Marie Nash
Ruth Neslie
Frances O'Day
Roberta Ogg
Dale Priest
Carl Randall
Aileen Read
Irene Reilly
Helenita Riordan
David Rollins
Luba Rostova
Susan Scott
Jean Stanton
The Coronets
Edna Ward
Marion Warnes
Frances Williams
Kay York
music by Irvin Graham; lyrics by Irvin Graham
(Unless otherwise noted)

This Way Out
It Should Happen to Me
(music by Elsie Thompson; lyrics by Richard Kollmar)
Sascha's Got a Girl
Some Day
(music by Rudi Revil; lyrics by Carl Kent and Kurt Kasznar)
Il Pleurait
(music by Rudi Revil; lyrics by Maurice Vandair)
Time of Your Life
(music by William Provost; lyrics by Pete Kite Smith)
(You Should Be) Set to Music
Crazy With the Heat
(music by Rudi Revil)
(With a) Twist of the Wrist
Yacht Song
(music by Walter Nones; lyrics by Walter Nones)
Wine From My Slipper
(You Should Be) Set to Music (Reprise)