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Nellie Bly   

Adelphi Theatre, (1/21/1946 - 2/02/1946)
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Opening Date: Jan 21, 1946    
Closing Date: Feb 02, 1946 Total Performances: 16

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Nat Karson and Eddie Cantor
Music by James Van Heusen; Book by Joseph Quillan; Lyrics by Johnny Burke; Musical Director: Charles Drury; Based on story by Jack Emmanuel; Music orchestrated by Ted Royal and Elliott Jacoby
Choreographed by Edward Caton and Lee Sherman; Staged by Edgar MacGregor
Scenic Design by Nat Karson; Costume Design by Nat Karson; Lighting Design by Nat Karson
Musical Supervisor: Joseph J. Lilley
Walter ArminPulitzer
French Mayor
Suzie BakerCopygirl
Eddy Di GenovaThird Reporter
Artells DicksonMurphy
William GaxtonFrank Jordan
Joy HodgesNellie Bly
Victor MoorePhineas T. Fogarty
Harold MurrayDeckhand
William O'ShayNewsboy
Fred PetersFerry Captain
Santos Dumont
Russian Captain
Edward RobinsBennett
Second Sheik
Lubov RoudenkoGrisette
Drucilla StrainFrench Girl
Robert StraussFirst Reporter
First Sheik
Larry StuartSecond Reporter
Third Sheik
Doris SwardHoneymoon Couple
The DebonairsReporter
Benay VenutaBattle Annie
Jack VoethWardheeler
Honeymoon Couple
Jack WhitneyFrench Dandy
music by James Van Heusen; lyrics by Johnny Burke
ACT 1 Sung By
There's Nothing Like TravelEnsemble and Phineas T. Fogarty
All Around the WorldFrank Jordan and Nellie Bly
Fogarty the GreatPhineas T. Fogarty and Fogarty Boosters
That's ClassBattle Annie
Nellie BlyNellie Bly Social Club
Nellie Bly/Fogarty the Great (Reprise) Ensemble
May the Best Man WinEntire Cast
How About a Date?The Debonairs
You Never Saw That BeforeBattle Annie
L'Exposition UniversalleGrisette, French Dandy and Ensemble
Sky HighFrank Jordan, Nellie Bly and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
No News TodayThe Debonairs and N.Y. Herald Employees
Choral RussePulitzer, Officers, Guards and Muscovites
Just My LuckFrank Jordan, Nellie Bly and Ensemble
Aladdin's DaughterBattle Annie
Start DancingFrank Jordan, Battle Annie, Grisette, French Dandy and Ensemble
HarmonyFrank Jordan and Phineas T. Fogarty