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The Cradle Will Rock   

Windsor Theatre, (1/03/1938 - circa. 4/1938)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 03, 1938    
Closing Date: Apr 1938 Total Performances: 108

Category: Musical, Drama, Original
Setting: Steeltown, U.S.A. During a Union Drive.

Production Staff
Produced by Sam H. Grisman and The Mercury Theatre
Book by Marc Blitzstein
Staged by Marc Blitzstein
Stage Manager: Ted Thomas; Assistant Stage Mgr: David Clarke (Took notes for Orson Welles)
John AdairHarry Druggist
Guido AlexanderDick
Howard BirdSteve
Marc BlitzsteinClerk
First Reporter
Professor Mamie
Billy BodkinsChorus
Helen CarterChorus
Robert ClarkChorus
Blanche CollinsElla Hammer
Peggy CoudrayMrs. Mister
Howard Da SilvaLarry Foreman
Alma DixonChorus
Abner DorseyChorus
George FairchildGent
Gus Polock
Dulce FoxSister Mister
Robert FransworthCop
Edward FullerYasha
Will GeerMr. Mister
Lillia HallumsChorus
Maynard HolmesJunior Mister
Larri LauriaChorus
Frank MarvelDoctor Specialist
Charles NiemeyerReverend Salvation
Professor Scoot
Le Roi OpertiPresident Prexy
Geoffrey PowersBugs
Ralph RamsonChorus
Marian RudleySadie Polock
Lucille SchlyChorus
Jules SchmidtDauber
E. SidneyChorus
George SmithfieldProfessor Trixie
Olive StantonMoll
Bert WestonEditor Daily
music by Marc Blitzstein; lyrics by Marc Blitzstein
Moll's Song (I'm Checkin' Home Now)Moll
Moll and GentMoll and Gent
Moll and DickMoll and Dick
Moll and DruggistMoll and Harry Druggist
Oh, What a Filthy Night Court!Editor Daily, President Prexy, Yasha, Dauber, Doctor Specialist and Reverend Salvation
Mrs. Mister and Reverend SalvationMrs. Mister and Reverend Salvation
Croon SpoonProfessor Trixie and Sister Mister
The Freedom of the PressEditor Daily and Mr. Mister
Let's Do SomethingProfessor Trixie and Sister Mister
HonoluluReverend Salvation, Professor Trixie, Mr. Mister and Sister Mister
Drugstore SceneHarry Druggist, Steve and Bugs
Gus and Sadie Love SongGus Polock and Sadie Polock
The RichYasha and Dauber
Ask Us AgainYasha, Dauber and Mrs. Mister
Art for Art's SakeYasha and Dauber
Nickel Under the FootMoll
LeafletsLarry Foreman
The Cradle Will RockLarry Foreman
Faculty Room SceneMr. Mister, President Prexy, Professor Trixie, Professor Mamie and Professor Scoot
Doctor and EllaElla Hammer
Joe WorkerElla Hammer
The Cradle Will Rock (Reprise) Larry Foreman and Ensemble