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New Century Theatre , (11/22/1944 - 12/02/1944)
First Preview:Nov 15, 1944 Total Previews:8
Opening Date:Nov 22, 1944   
Closing Date:Dec 02, 1944 Total Performances:14

Category: Musical, Operetta, Original, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: Vienna during the Reign of Maria Theresa on the Emperor's Birthday

Production Staff
Produced by Blevins Davis; Produced in association with Lorraine Manville Dresselhuys
Music by Fritz Kreisler; Lyrics by John La Touche; Book by Leonard Louis Levinson and Arnold Sundgaard; Additional lyrics by Blevins Davis and Robert Russell Bennett; Based on an original story by A. N. Nagler; Music arranged by Robert Russell Bennett; Musical Director: Fritz Mahler
Directed by David Lichine; Choreographed by David Lichine
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Frank Bevan; Lighting Design by Stanley McCandless
Stage Manager: Alan Attwater and Art Mayberry
Press Representative: Karl Bernstein
Nina Allen Maywine Octette
Carl Anders Court Octette
Betty Baker Rhapsody Double Quintett
Bertha Belmore Frau Tina Hugenhaugen
Nicolas Beriozoff Rickshaw Man
Patricia Bowman Ilse Bonen
Rosemarie Brancato Madame Boticini
Angela Carabella Maywine Octette
John Cherry Lotzi Hugenhaugen
Alexandra Denisova Sonya
Annamary Dickey Empress Maria Theresa
Camille Fischelli Court Octette
S/Sgt. Gordon Gaines Court Octette
John Hamill Charles Eckert
Joan Hansen Corps de Ballet
William Hearne Court Octette
John Henson Maywine Octette
Barbara Jevne Court Octette
Mildred Jocelyn Greta
Maywine Octette
Mr. Johnson Demi-Tasse
Evelyn Keller Maywine Octette
Robert Kirland Jailer
Rhapsody Double Quintett
Irene Larson Corps de Ballet
Thomas LoMonaco Maywine Octette
Cecille Mann Corps de Ballet
Eddie Mayehoff Casanova
Ella Mayer Rhapsody Double Quintett
Gar Moore Court Octette
Muriel O'Malley Court Octette
Jerry Ross The Dandy
Rudy Rudisill Maywine Octette
Dorothy Scott Corps de Ballet
Lucille Shea Court Octette
Patricia Sims Corps de Ballet
Sally Sorvo Corps de Ballet
Igor Storojeff Boy
Gloria Story Lili Hugenhausen
Randolph Symonette Captain of the Palace Guard
Yvonne Tibor Corps de Ballet
Bette Van Rhapsody Double Quintett
Harry Ward Maywine Octette
George Young Emperor Francis I
George Zoritch Ivan
music by Fritz Kreisler; lyrics by John La Touche
ACT 1Sung By
They're All the Same Casanova, Ilse Bonen and Ensemble
My Rhapsody Lili Hugenhausen and Charles Eckert
Scherzo Madame Boticini
Heaven Bless Our Home Emperor Francis I
The World Is Young Again Empress Maria Theresa and Ladies of the Court
To Horse Lili Hugenhausen, Casanova, Frau Tina Hugenhaugen and Lotzi Hugenhaugen
Take Love Lili Hugenhausen, Charles Eckert and Ensemble
Song of Defiance Charles Eckert and Ensemble
ACT 2Sung By
Because You're Mine Charles Eckert
When Men Are Free Charles Eckert and Ensemble
Happy Ending Empress Maria Theresa
Rosemarin Madame Boticini
Caprice Viennois Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis I