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Adelphi Theatre, (12/28/1944 - 6/02/1945)
44th Street Theatre, (6/04/1945 - 7/28/1945)
Martin Beck Theatre, (7/30/1945 - 2/02/1946)
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Opening Date: Dec 28, 1944    
Closing Date: Feb 02, 1946 Total Performances: 462

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York City. 1944 - wartime.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Oliver Smith and Paul Feigay
Music by Leonard Bernstein; Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Based on an idea by Jerome Robbins; Additional lyrics by Leonard Bernstein; Musical Director: Max Goberman; Music orchestrated by Leonard Bernstein, Hershy Kay, Don Walker, Elliott Jacoby and Ted Royal
Directed by George Abbott; Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Production Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by Sam Amdurs
General Manager: Charles Harris; Company Manager: Sydney Harris
Technical Director: Peggy Clark; Stage Manager: Peggy Clark
Scenery Painted by Eugene Dunkel and Marcel Lestarquit
Production Assistant: Peter Foster; Press Representative: Karl Bernstein and Martha Dreiblatt
Sono OsatoIvy Smith
Nancy WalkerHildy Esterhazy
Cris AlexanderChip
John BattlesGabey
Robert ChisholmPitkin W. Bridgework
Betty ComdenClaire DeLoone
Adolph GreenOzzie
Ray HarrisonThe Great Lover
Dance Ensemble
Susan SteellMadame Maude P. Dilly
Sam AdamsMusician
Singing Ensemble
Maxine ArnoldLittle Old Lady
Aza BardDance Ensemble
Larry BoltonBill Poster
Remo BufanoFigment
Shirley Ann BurtonSinging Ensemble
John ButlerDance Ensemble
Frances CassardVoice
Singer (#2)
Singing Ensemble
Lyle ClarkSailor
Dance Ensemble
Richard D'ArcyTom
Sailor in Blue
Dance Ensemble
Carle EberlePasserby
Dance Ensemble
Street Sweeper
Malka FarberLady in Red
Dance Ensemble
Nelle FisherHigh School Girl
Dance Ensemble
Night Club Patron
Cyprienne GabelmanGirl in Green
First Ballet Girl
Dance Ensemble
Barbara Gaye3rd Ballet Girl
Dance Ensemble
Jeanne GordonSpanish Singer
Singing Ensemble
Herbert Greene3rd Workman
Singing Ensemble
Jean HandyDance Ensemble
Melvin HowardSinging Ensemble
Lonny JacksonPoliceman
Singing Ensemble
Dorothy JohnsonSinger
Singing Ensemble
Lila KingSinging Ensemble
Marion KohlerFlossie's Friend
Singing Ensemble
Frances LagerSinging Ensemble
Robert LorenzRajah Bimmy
Singing Ensemble
Florence MacMichaelFlossie
Douglas MathesonDance Ensemble
Allyn Ann McLerie2nd Ballet Girl
Doll Girl
Dance Ensemble
Dorothy McNicholsDance Ensemble
Virginia MillerDance Ensemble
Frank Milton2nd Workman
Master of Ceremonies
Singing Ensemble
Frank NealDance Ensemble
Lavina NielsenGirl in Yellow
Shawl Girl
Dance Ensemble
Duncan NobleDance Ensemble
Regina OwensSinging Ensemble
Alice PearceLucy Schmeeler
Ben PiazzaBoy
Dance Ensemble
James Flash RileyDance Ensemble
Marten SamethWorkman
Singing Ensemble
Milton TaubmanS. Uperman
Singing Ensemble
Roger TreatPoliceman
Singing Ensemble
Benjamin TrotmanSinging Ensemble
Atty VandenbergDance Ensemble
Royce WallaceDance Ensemble
Don WeissmullerSailor
Frank WestbrookAndy
Dance Ensemble
Theatre World
winner 1945 Award [recipient] 
  Betty Comden
music by Leonard Bernstein; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green
ACT 1 Sung By
I Feel Like I'm Not Out of Bed YetWorkman
New York, New YorkOzzie, Chip and Gabey
Presentation of Miss TurnstilesAnnouncers, Ivy Smith and Dance Ensemble
Come Up to My PlaceHildy Esterhazy and Chip
Carried AwayClaire DeLoone, Ozzie, Primitive Man and Primitive Woman
Lonely TownGabey and Dance Ensemble
Carnegie Hall PavaneIvy Smith, Madame Maude P. Dilly and Women of Carnegie Hall
Lucky to Be MeGabey and Full Company
I UnderstandPitkin W. Bridgework
I Can Cook TooHildy Esterhazy
Times Square Ballet
ACT 2 Sung By
So Long, BabyDiamond Eddie's Girls
I Wish I Was DeadDiana Dream
I Wish I Was Dead (Reprise) Senorita Dolores Dolores
Ya Got MeHildy Esterhazy, Claire DeLoone, Ozzie and Chip
I Understand (Reprise) Pitkin W. Bridgework and Lucy Schmeeler
Subway RideGabey and The People of New York
Imaginary Coney IslandGabey, Ivy Smith and Dance Ensemble
Some Other TimeClaire DeLoone, Hildy Esterhazy, Ozzie and Chip
The Real Coney IslandRajah Bimmy
I Feel Like I'm Not Out of Bed Yet (Reprise)
New York, New York (Reprise) Full Company