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Hooray For What!   

Winter Garden Theatre, (12/01/1937 - 5/21/1938)
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Opening Date: Dec 01, 1937    
Closing Date: May 21, 1938 Total Performances: 200

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Sprinkle, Indiana and Geneva

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Harold Arlen; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse; Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg; Conceived by E.Y. Harburg; Additional orchestrations by Joseph Glover, Conrad Salinger and Paul Sterrett; Musical Director: Robert Emmett Dolan; Music arranged by Kay Thompson and Hugh Martin
Dances directed by Robert Alton; Book staged by Howard Lindsay; Staged and supervised by Vincente Minnelli
Scenic Design by Vincente Minnelli; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois
Special Effects by Ferry Corwey, Harry LaMore, George Hanlon and Langdon McCormack
Singing ensemble coached by Kay Thompson
Anthony AlbertDepartment Head
Dancing Ensemble
Joanna AllenDancing Ensemble
Peggy BadeySinging Ensemble
Margorie BaglinDancing Ensemble
Al BaronSecond Tough
Dorothy BirdDancing Ensemble
Bidda BlakelySinging Ensemble
Ralph BlaneA Spy
Singing Ensemble
Ruthanna BorisPrincipal Dancer
The BriantsSpecialty Act
Florine CallahanDancing Ensemble
Constance CarrSinging Ensemble
Leo ChalzelThe Mayor
Herr Zingaroff
William ChandlerSinging Ensemble
Carrol ClarkeSinging Ensemble
June ClydeAnnabel Lewis
Harold CookSinging Ensemble
Ford CraneSinging Ensemble
Maxine DarrellDancing Ensemble
Louise de ForrestDancing Ensemble
Helene EcklundDancing Ensemble
Will FerryMr. Harriman
The Five ReillysSpecialty Act
Franklyn FoxFirst Tough
Admiral Sir Basil Entwhistle
Joel FriendDancing Ensemble
Peggy GallimoreDancing Ensemble
Phillip GordonDancing Ensemble
Al Gordon's DogsSpecialty Act
Paul HaakonPrincipal Dancer
Helen HannanDancing Ensemble
Sue Hastings' MarionettesSpecialty Act
William HawleyDancing Ensemble
Rita HorganDancing Ensemble
Beverly HosierSinging Ensemble
Frank HowardSinging Ensemble
Arthur KayMarshall Dinkelspiel
The Voice of Conscience
Evelyn LaurieDancing Ensemble
Hugh MartinSinging Ensemble
Mary Joan MartinDancing Ensemble
Mary MeyerDancing Ensemble
Mickey MooreDepartment Head
Dancing Ensemble
Evelyn MoserDancing Ensemble
Meg MundySinging Ensemble
Edward MurrayDancing Ensemble
Dagmar NilssonSinging Ensemble
Mary Ann ParkerDancing Ensemble
Wynelle PattersonSinging Ensemble
Bill PillickDancing Ensemble
Leon PolinskySpecialty Act
Don PopikoffComrade Popikoff
Jo RaskinDancing Ensemble
Gracie ReillyGracie
Marcel RousseauMarechal DuVal
Sid SalzerDepartment Head
Dancing Ensemble
Charles SennaDaniel
Generalissimo Di Gregorio
Robert ShaferBenjamin Benedict
Ruth ShawDancing Ensemble
John SmedbergSinging Ensemble
Virginia SmithDancing Ensemble
Barbara TowneSinging Ensemble
Vivian VanceStephanie Stephanovich
Marie VannemanDancing Ensemble
Virginia VonneSinging Ensemble
Carol Louise WandermanLittle Girl
Jack WhitingBreezy Cunningham
Armonce WilkinsSinging Ensemble
Castle WilliamsManager
Singing Ensemble
Ed WynnChuckles
music by Harold Arlen; lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
ACT 1 Sung By
Hooray For What!Ensemble
God's CountryBreezy Cunningham, Specialty Act, Singing Ensemble and Dancing Ensemble
I've Gone Romantic on YouBreezy Cunningham and Annabel Lewis
Moanin' in the Mornin'Stephanie Stephanovich and Singing Spies
Viva for GenevaEnsemble
Life's a DanceBenjamin Benedict
Napoleon's a PastryBreezy Cunningham and Annabel Lewis
Down With LoveBreezy Cunningham, Annabel Lewis, Stephanie Stephanovich and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
A Fashion GirlA Spy and Singers
The Night of the Embassy BallStephanie Stephanovich
In the Shade of the New Apple TreeBreezy Cunningham, Annabel Lewis, A Spy and Singers