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Texas, Li'l Darlin'   

Mark Hellinger Theatre, (11/25/1949 - 9/09/1950)
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Opening Date: Nov 25, 1949    
Closing Date: Sep 09, 1950 Total Performances: 293

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: The Office of Harvey Small in New York City; Hominy Smith's Mansion; Down the Road a Piece; Hominy's Back Yard; Hominy's Headquarters at the Fair; On the Midway; Dallas' Dressing Tent, Hotel Pioneer, etc. Time: The Present.
Comments: On layoff from July 15 - August 21, 1950.

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Theatre Owned / Operated by Anthony Brady Farrell
Produced by Studio Productions and Anthony Brady Farrell Productions
Music by Robert Emmett Dolan; Book by John Whedon and Sam Moore; Lyrics by Johnny Mercer; Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett; Musical Director: Will Irwin
Choreographed by Al White, Jr.; Staged by Paul Crabtree
Scenic Design by Theodore Cooper; Costume Design by Eleanore Goldsmith; Lighting Design by Theodore Cooper
General Manager: B.H. Segal; Company Manager: Hugo Schaaf
Production Manager: Herbert Brodkin; Production Stage Manager: John Larson
Orchestra under the direction of Will Irwin; Orchestra Manager: Morris Lefkowitz
Press Representative: Nat Dorfman and Reginald Denenholz
Kenny DelmarHominy Smith
Mary HatcherDallas Smith
Danny SchollEasy Jones
Loring SmithHarvey Small
Alden AldrichParker Stuart Eliot
William AmblerDuane Fawcett
Texas Ranger
Cameron AndrewsSherm
Joe Raker
Charles BangJohn Baxter Trumbull
Texas Ranger
Radio Announcer
Bob BernardJack Prow
Muriel BullisNeighbor
Carl ConwayOne of Three Prospectors
Dante Di PaoloAmos Hall
Arlene EthaneSarah Boone
Jo GibsonNeighbor
Edmund HallOne of Three Prospectors
Football Player
Ronnie HartmannDelia Pratt
"Trend" Secretary
Merrill HiltonRed
Bill HoranMuleshoes
One of The Three Coyotes
Jacqueline JamesDrum Majorette
"Trend" Secretary
Patricia JenningsNeighbor
B.J. Keating"Trend" Secretary
Betty Lou KeimDogie Smith
Lloyd KnightNeighbor
Marion Lauer"Trend" Secretary
Carol LeeRebecca Bass
One of Three Little Maids
Oil Worker
Ray LongBranch Pedley
Dorothy LoveCalico Munson
One of Three Little Maids
Tommy MaierOil Worker
Elliott MartinOne of Three Prospectors
Joel McConkeyFred
One of The Three Coyotes
Kate MurtahMelissa Tatum
Ruth OstranderSally Tucket
Ralph PattersonHerb
Texas Ranger
Edward PlattWilliam Dean Benson, Jr.
Texas Ranger
Voice of "Trend"
Jack PurcellOil Worker
Jared ReedSam
Dorothy Mary Richards"Trend" Secretary
Doris SchmittSue Crocket
Eddy SmithBunkhouse
One of The Three Coyotes
The Texas Rhythm BoysThe Three Coyotes
Joey ThomasHarry Stern
Yvonne TiborBelle Cooper
Fredd WayneBrewster Ames II
Elyse WeberJo Ann Woods
One of Three Little Maids
Cheer Leader
"Trend" Secretary
Ned WertimerFrothingham Fry
Understudies: Alden Aldrich (Frothingham Fry, Joe Raker), Cameron Andrews (Hominy Smith), Jo Gibson (Melissa Tatum), Edmund Hall (Easy Jones), Susan Harris (Dogie Smith), Jacqueline James (Dallas Smith), Edward Platt (Harvey Small), Elyse Weber (Dallas Smith) and Ned Wertimer (Brewster Ames II)
music by Robert Emmett Dolan; lyrics by Johnny Mercer
ACT 1 Sung By
Whoop'in' and a-Hollerin'Dogie Smith, Hominy Smith and Texas Rhythm Boys
Texas, Li'l Darlin'Hominy Smith and Ensemble
They Talk a Different LanguageDallas Smith, Hominy Smith and Texas Rhythm Boys
A Month of SundaysDallas Smith and Easy Jones
Down in the ValleyThree Little Maids
Hootin' Owl TrailEasy Jones, Dogie Smith and Ensemble
They Talk a Different Language (Reprise) Dallas Smith and Ensemble
The Big Movie Show in the SkyEasy Jones and Ensemble
Horseshoes Are LuckyEasy Jones
The Big Movie Show in the Sky (Reprise) Sam, Easy Jones and Ensemble
Love Me, Love My Dog (Reprise) Hominy Smith, Easy Jones and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Take a Crank LetterSecretaries
PoliticsHominy Smith and Harvey Small
Ride 'em CowboyDallas Smith
Take a Crank Letter (Reprise) Brewster Ames II and Secretaries
Affable, Balding MeDallas Smith and Brewster Ames II
A Month of Sundays (Reprise) Dallas Smith and Easy Jones
Whichaway'd They GoDallas Smith, Sam, Dogie Smith and Friends
It's Good to Be AliveEasy Jones and Ensemble