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Ritz Theatre , (12/23/1938 - 6/30/1939)
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Opening Date:Dec 23, 1938   
Closing Date:Jun 30, 1939 Total Performances:197

Category: Musical, Extravaganza, Original, Broadway
Setting: Italy, long ago

Production Staff
Produced by Federal Theatre Project of The WPA
Music by Eddison Von Ottenfeld and Armando Loredo; Book by Yasha Frank; from the Italian of C. Collodi; Lyrics by Yasha Frank
Staged by Yasha Frank; Choreographed by Alexander Mamlet
Scenic Design by Perry Watkins; Costume Design by James Cochran; Lighting Design by Moe Hack
Special Effects by Stephen Tichacek
Georgiana Brand Blue Haired Fairy Queen
Christiani Ship Figurehead
George Cohan Warrior Puppet
Sherman Dirkson The Fireman
Harry Duncan Capt. Fried Meatty
Gabrielle Duval Marionette
Phil Dwyer Lion
Allan Frank Gepetto
Helen Galuback Rag Doll
Jean Harper Mouse
Emil Hirsch Town Crier
Mickey Kane Pinocchio, the Mule
Gretchen Karnot Mouse
Kohana Mille. Fifi
Male Goldfish
Anya Kubert Blind Woman
Edward Lalor The Fox
Sam Lewis The Cat
The Maestro
Ettore Maggioni Gepetto's Cat
David Manning Ringmaster
Edwin Michaels Pinocchio
Ernest Moore Puppeteer
Archie Onri Juggler
Sonia Raskov Blind Woman
Elizabeth Reydova Female Goldfish
Elizabeth Roberts Puppeteer
Anthony J. Salo Tumbler
Hans Schweng The General
Francena Scott Blind Woman
Vito Scotti Young Father
Mary Shannon Gretel
Bill Swan Grandpa
Anny Wheeler Hansel
Robert Williamson Jolly Coachman
ACT 1Sung By
Pinocchio Gepetto
Lullaby Gepetto
ACT 2Sung By
Cat and Fox Song The Cat, The Fox and Pinocchio
Song of the Jolly Coachman Jolly Coachman
ACT 3Sung By
Lullaby (Reprise)Hansel and Gepetto