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"L'Amour Trois"

 

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Ethel Barrymore Theatre , (5/01/1947 - 11/01/1947)
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Opening Date:May 01, 1947   
Closing Date:Nov 01, 1947 Total Performances:212

Category: Musical, Tragedy, Original, Broadway


The Medium

Category: Musical, Tragedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Madame Flora's parlor. The Present.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Chandler Cowles and Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.; Produced in association with Edith Lutyens
Originally produced by The Ballet Society (George Balanchine: Artistic Director; Lew Christensen: Ballet Master); Originally presented on February 18, 1947 at Heckscher Theatre by The Ballet Society (George Balanchine: Artistic Director; Lew Christensen: Ballet Master)
Book by Gian-Carlo Menotti; Music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; Lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti; Musical Director: Emanuel Balaban
Staged by Gian-Carlo Menotti
Make-Up Design by Michael Arshansky; Scenic Design by Horace Armistead; Costume Design by Horace Armistead; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal
General Manager: Phil Adler; Company Manager: Joseph M. Grossman
Technical Supervisor: Jean Rosenthal; Stage Manager: Serge Sokoloff
Conducted by Jascha Zayde; Music Contractor: Hugo Fiorato
Press Representative: Dorothy Ross
Cast
Virginia Beeler Mrs. Nolan
Leo Coleman Toby
a mute
Beverly Dame Mrs. Gobineau
Mary Davenport Madame Flora
Baba
Alternate
Evelyn Keller Monica
Marie Powers Madame Flora
Baba
Frank Rogier Mr. Gobineau

The Telephone

Category: Musical, Revival, Broadway

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Chandler Cowles and Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.; Produced in association with Edith Lutyens
Originally presented on February 18, 1947 at Heckscher Theatre by The Ballet Society (George Balanchine: Artistic Director; Lew Christensen: Ballet Master); Originally produced by The Ballet Society (George Balanchine: Artistic Director; Lew Christensen: Ballet Master)
Book by Gian-Carlo Menotti; Lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti; Music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; Musical Director: Emanuel Balaban
Staged by Gian-Carlo Menotti
Scenic Design by Horace Armistead; Costume Design by Horace Armistead; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal; Make-Up Design by Michael Arshansky
General Manager: Phil Adler; Company Manager: Joseph M. Grossman
Technical Supervisor: Jean Rosenthal; Stage Manager: Serge Sokoloff
Conducted by Jascha Zayde; Music Contractor: Hugo Fiorato
Press Representative: Dorothy Ross
Cast
Marilyn Cotlow Lucy
Frank Rogier Ben
Tony Award®
winner 1948 Best Scenic Design [winner]
Horace Armistead

Where, oh Where
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Behold the King of Babylon
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Where Have You Been All Night?
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
We Had a House in France
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Mother, Mother
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Are You There?
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Doodly, Doodly
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Are You Happy?
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Mummy, Mummy Dear
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
You Must Not Cry for Me
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
But Why Be Afraid?
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
I Know Now!
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
The Sun Has Fallen
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Up in the Sky
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Monica, Monica
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Toby
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Good Evening, Madame Flora
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Could That Be?
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Please Let Us Have Our Seance, Madame Flora
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
You Cannot Send Him Away
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Am I Afraid?
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)
Oh, Black Swan
(music by Gian-Carlo Menotti; lyrics by Gian-Carlo Menotti)