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Early to Bed   

Broadhurst Theatre, (6/17/1943 - 5/13/1944)
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Opening Date: Jun 17, 1943    
Closing Date: May 13, 1944 Total Performances: 380

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: New York City

Production Staff
Produced by Richard Kollmar
Music by Thomas "Fats" Waller; Book by George Marion, Jr.; Lyrics by George Marion, Jr.; Music orchestrated by Don Walker; Vocal arrangements by Clay Warnick
Staged by Richard Kollmar; Choreographed by Robert Alton
Scenic Design by George Jenkins; Costume Design by Miles White
Production Supervisor: Alfred Bloomingdale
Muriel AngelusMadame Rowena
George BaxterCoach
Helen BennettDuchess
David BetheaGardener
Anthony BlairBartender
Eleanor BoleynButch
Ralph BunkerMayor
Peggy CordreyInterlude
Harold CromerCaddy
Jane DeeringLois
Maurice EllisGendarme
Franklyn FoxAdmiral Saint-Cassette
James W. GardinerWilbur
Angela GreeneIsabella
Burt HargerBurt
Bob HowardPooch
Louise JarvisMarcella
Choo Choo JohnsonPauline
Jane KeanEileen
Richard KollmarEl Magnifico
Charles KraftCharles
Jeni Le GonLily Ann
John LundO'Connor
Charlotte MayeCharlotte
Harrison MullerJunior
Dean MurphyRadio representation of President Roosevelt's voic
Honey MurrayMinerva
Mary SmallJessica
Evelyn WardNaomi
Ruth WebbOpal
George ZoritchPablo
ACT 1 Sung By
A Girl Who Doesn't Ripple When She BendsJessica, Minerva, Caddy and Girls
There's Man in My LifeMadame Rowena
Me and My Old World CharmEl Magnifico
Supple CoupleJessica, Lily Ann, Pooch and El Magnifico
Slightly Less Than WonderfullLois and Pablo
Slightly Less Than Wonderfull (Reprise) Lily Ann, Pooch, Caddy, Gardener and Gendarme
This Is So Nice (It Must Be Illegal)Madame Rowena and El Magnifico
Hi-De-Ho HighPooch, Lily Ann, Caddy, Gardener, Gendarme, Naomi, Charles and Ensemble
The Ladies Who Sing With the BandJessica, Madame Rowena, Eileen and Lois
There's "Yes" in the AirEl Magnifico, Jessica, Eileen, Lois, Pablo, Burt, Charlotte, Minerva and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Get Away, Young ManEileen, Junior, Charles, Wilbur and Ensemble
Long Time No SongEl Magnifico and Madame Rowena
Early to BedJessica, Lois, Pablo, Burt, Charlotte, Caddy and Ensemble
There's Man in My Life (Reprise) Madame Rowena
When the Nylons Bloom AgainPooch and Lily Ann