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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 Model
Gower Champion Campbell
Mary Ann Crawford Dancing Ensemble
Betty De Elmo Dancing Ensemble
Eugenia Delarova Ballerina Comique
Patricia Donnelly Model
Betty Douglas Mary
Judith Ford Model
June Graham Dancing Ensemble
Ronald Graham Tony Patterson
Arline Harvey Model
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 Model
Harry Pedersen Dancing Ensemble
Marc Platt The Phantom Lover
Elise Reiman Dancing Ensemble
Lubov Rostova Ballerina
Joan Smith Model
Peter Kite Smith Dancing Ensemble
Zachary Solov Dancing Ensemble
Morton L. Stevens Elmer James
Drucilla Strain Model
Alcen Stuart Dancing Ensemble
Olga Suarez Dancing Ensemble
Dorothy Thomas Dancing Ensemble
Jeanne Tyler Kay
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 1Sung 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 2Sung 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