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St. Louis Woman   

Martin Beck Theatre, (3/30/1946 - 7/06/1946)
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Opening Date: Mar 30, 1946    
Closing Date: Jul 06, 1946 Total Performances: 113

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: St. Louis, 1898.

Production Staff
Produced by Edward Gross
Music by Harold Arlen; Lyrics by Johnny Mercer; Book by Arna Bontemps and Countee Cullen; Based on the novel "God Sends Sunday" by Arna Bontemps; Musical Director: Leon Leonardi
Directed by Rouben Mamoulian; Choreographed by Charles Walters
Scenic Design by Lemuel Ayers; Costume Design by Lemuel Ayers
Pearl BaileyButterfly
J. Mardo BrownDrum Major
Herbert ColemanPiggie
Yvonne ColemanCelestine
Joseph EadyJackie
Lorenzo FullerJoshua
Frank GreenDandy Dave
Juanita HallLeah
June HawkinsLila
Ruby HillDella Green
Rex IngramBiglow Brown
Carrington LewisWaiter
Fayard NicholasBarney
Harold NicholasLi'l Augie
Richard PopeBadfoot
Maude RussellThe Hostess
Louis SharpSlim
Elwood SmithRagsdale
Merritt SmithPembroke
Creighton ThompsonPreacher
Charles WelchJasper
Milton J. WilliamsMississippi
Milton WoodMr. Hopkins
music by Johnny Mercer; lyrics by Harold Arlen
ACT 1 Sung By
Li'l Augie Is a Natural Man (Sweeten' Water)Badfoot
Any Place I Hang My Hat is HomeDella Green
I Feel My Luck Comin' DownLi'l Augie
(I Had Myself a) True LoveLila
Legalize My NameButterfly
Cakewalk Walk Your LadyDrum Major, Quartet and Competing Couples
ACT 2 Sung By
Come Rain or Come ShineDella Green and Li'l Augie
Chinquapin BushChildren
We Shall Meet to Part, No NeverPiggie
LullabyDella Green
Sleep Peaceful (Mr. Used-To-Be)Lila
Leavin' TimeChoral Group
ACT 3 Sung By
Come Rain or Come Shine (Reprise) Della Green
(It's) A Woman's PrerogativeButterfly
Ridin' on the MoonLi'l Augie and Ensemble
Least That's My OpinionBadfoot
Racin' FormLeah
Come On, Li'l AugieEnsemble