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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 AppleDancing Ensemble
Mischa AuerErnie Bustard
Stiano BraggiottiAlberto Zorel
Evelyn CarmelModel
Gower ChampionCampbell
Mary Ann CrawfordDancing Ensemble
Betty De ElmoDancing Ensemble
Eugenia DelarovaBallerina Comique
Patricia DonnellyModel
Betty DouglasMary
Judith FordModel
June GrahamDancing Ensemble
Ronald GrahamTony Patterson
Arline HarveyModel
Barbara HeathDancing Ensemble
Phyllis HillDancing Ensemble
Bettilu IsmailoffDancing Ensemble
Clarence JaegerDancing Ensemble
Joseph JohnsonDancing Ensemble
Hortense KharklinDancing Ensemble
Lorraine LathamDancing Ensemble
Edith LaumerDancing Ensemble
Joe E. LewisOtis Kibber
Claire LoringDancing Ensemble
Marion LullingDancing Ensemble
Roy MarshallDancing Ensemble
The Martins4 Shoppers
Margery MooreDancing Ensemble
Wynn MurrayBabs Appleway
Bob NorrisDancing Ensemble
Dorothy PartingtonModel
Harry PedersenDancing Ensemble
Marc PlattThe Phantom Lover
Elise ReimanDancing Ensemble
Lubov RostovaBallerina
Joan SmithModel
Peter Kite SmithDancing Ensemble
Zachary SolovDancing Ensemble
Morton L. StevensElmer James
Drucilla StrainModel
Alcen StuartDancing Ensemble
Olga SuarezDancing Ensemble
Dorothy ThomasDancing Ensemble
Jeanne TylerKay
Ruth WestonMrs. Riverdale
Ken WhelanDancing Ensemble
Helen WindsorBaroness Helstrom
Evelyn WyckoffJill Charters
music by Vernon Duke; lyrics by John La Touche
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Three Rousing CheersSouvenir Hunterse, Autograph Seekers, and Reporter
Feeling Lucky TodayJill Charters and Otis Kibber
Modes in ManhattanModels and Photographers
You Took My By SurpriseJill Charters, Tony Patterson and 4 Shoppers
Hit the RampBabs 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 MoErnie Bustard, Babs Appleway, Otis Kibber and Mrs. Riverdale
TangoErnie Bustard, Ballerina Comique and Ensemble
Tango (Reprise) Jill Charters, Otis Kibber, Ernie Bustard and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
LadyTony Patterson, the Models, Campbell, Kay and Ensemble
The Queen of the OperaMrs. Riverdale
Coney Island BalletBallerina Comique, Ballerina and The Phantom Lover
This Is Where I Came InBabs 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' In4 Shoppers and Ensemble
DaybreakJill Charters and The Phantom Lover