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One Touch of Venus   

Imperial Theatre, (10/07/1943 - 1/24/1944)
46th Street Theatre, (1/26/1944 - 2/10/1945)
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Opening Date: Oct 07, 1943    
Closing Date: Feb 10, 1945 Total Performances: 567

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

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Cheryl Crawford; Associate Producer: John Wildberg
Music by Kurt Weill; Book by S. J. Perelman and Ogden Nash; Lyrics by Ogden Nash; Suggested by "The Tinted Venus" by F. Anstey; Music orchestrated by Kurt Weill; Music arranged by Kurt Weill; Musical Director: Maurice Abravanel
Staged by Elia Kazan; Musical Staging by Agnes De Mille
Scenic Design by Howard Bay; Costume Design by Paul Du Pont and Kermit Love; Miss Martin's gowns by Mainbocher; Sound Consultant: Saki Oura
Stage Manager: Frank Coletti; Assistant Stage Mgr: Paul Morrison
Press Representative: Jean Dalrymple and Anthony Buttitta
John BolesWhitelaw Savory
Mary MartinVenus
Kenny BakerRodney Hatch
Lynn AldenSinging Ensemble
Ruth BondGloria Kramer
Sam BonnellStore Manager
Zachary A. CharlesSam
Harry ClarkStanley
Arthur DaviesSinging Ensemble
Jane DaviesSinging Ensemble
Florence DunlapMrs. Moats
Rose Marie ElliotSinging Ensemble
Carle ErbeleDancing Ensemble
Matthew FarrarAnatolian
Singing Ensemble
Nelle FisherDancing Ensemble
Bert FreedPolice Lieutenant
William GarrettDancing Ensemble
Teddy HartTaxi Black
Ruth HarteDancing Ensemble
Jinx HeffelfingerDancing Ensemble
Jane HoffmanRose
Jean HoulooseDancing Ensemble
Beatrice HudsonSinging Ensemble
Ann HutchinsonDancing Ensemble
Julie JeffersonSinging Ensemble
Pearl LangDancing Ensemble
Paula LaurenceMolly Grant
Ralph LinnDancing Ensemble
Allyn Ann McLerieDancing Ensemble
Lavina NielsenDancing Ensemble
Duncan NobleDancing Ensemble
Sono OsatoPremiere Danseuse
Helen RaymondMrs. Kramer
Ginee RichardsonDancing Ensemble
Willa RollinsSinging Ensemble
Patricia SchaefferDancing Ensemble
Kevin SmithDancing Ensemble
Betty SpainSinging Ensemble
Johnny StearnsDr. Rook
Harold J. StoneZuvelti
Kirsten ValborDancing Ensemble
Jeffrey WarrenSinging Ensemble
William WeberDancing Ensemble
Lou Wills, Jr.Bus Starter
Dancing Ensemble
Parker WilsonDancing Ensemble
music by Kurt Weill; lyrics by Ogden Nash
ACT 1 Sung By
New Art Is True ArtWhitelaw Savory and Chorus
One Touch of VenusMolly Grant and Girls
How Much I Love YouRodney Hatch
I'm a Stranger Here MyselfVenus
Forty Minutes for Lunch (Ballet)
West WindWhitelaw Savory
Way Out West in JerseyMrs. Kramer, Gloria Kramer and Rodney Hatch
Foolish HeartVenus
The Trouble with WomenRodney Hatch, Whitelaw Savory, Taxi Black and Stanley
Speak LowVenus and Rodney Hatch
Dr. CrippenWhitelaw Savory and Dancers
ACT 2 Sung By
Very, Very, VeryMolly Grant
Speak Low (Reprise) Rodney Hatch and Venus
Catch HatchWhitelaw Savory and Molly Grant
That's HimVenus
Wooden WeddingRodney Hatch
Venus in Ozone Heights (Ballet)