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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
Cast
Kenny Delmar Hominy Smith
Mary Hatcher Dallas Smith
Danny Scholl Easy Jones
Loring Smith Harvey Small
Alden Aldrich Parker Stuart Eliot
Engineer
William Ambler Duane Fawcett
Texas Ranger
Cameron Andrews Sherm
Joe Raker
Charles Bang John Baxter Trumbull
Texas Ranger
Radio Announcer
Bob Bernard Jack Prow
Muriel Bullis Neighbor
Carl Conway One of Three Prospectors
Neighbor
Dante Di Paolo Amos Hall
Cowboy
Arlene Ethane Sarah Boone
Jo Gibson Neighbor
Edmund Hall One of Three Prospectors
Stan
Football Player
Ronnie Hartmann Delia Pratt
"Trend" Secretary
Merrill Hilton Red
Cowboy
Bill Horan Muleshoes
One of The Three Coyotes
Jacqueline James Drum Majorette
"Trend" Secretary
Patricia Jennings Neighbor
B.J. Keating "Trend" Secretary
Betty Lou Keim Dogie Smith
Lloyd Knight Neighbor
Marion Lauer "Trend" Secretary
Carol Lee Rebecca Bass
One of Three Little Maids
Oil Worker
Ray Long Branch Pedley
Cowboy
Guard
Dorothy Love Calico Munson
One of Three Little Maids
Tommy Maier Oil Worker
Elliott Martin One of Three Prospectors
Neighbor
Joel McConkey Fred
One of The Three Coyotes
Kate Murtah Melissa Tatum
Ruth Ostrander Sally Tucket
Ralph Patterson Herb
Texas Ranger
Edward Platt William Dean Benson, Jr.
Texas Ranger
Voice of "Trend"
Jack Purcell Oil Worker
Jared Reed Sam
Dorothy Mary Richards "Trend" Secretary
Doris Schmitt Sue Crocket
Eddy Smith Bunkhouse
One of The Three Coyotes
The Texas Rhythm Boys The Three Coyotes
Joey Thomas Harry Stern
Yvonne Tibor Belle Cooper
Fredd Wayne Brewster Ames II
Elyse Weber Jo Ann Woods
One of Three Little Maids
Cheer Leader
"Trend" Secretary
Ned Wertimer Frothingham 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)
ACT 1Sung 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 Language Dallas Smith, Hominy Smith and Texas Rhythm Boys
A Month of Sundays Dallas Smith and Easy Jones
Down in the Valley Three Little Maids
Hootin' Owl Trail Easy Jones, Dogie Smith and Ensemble
They Talk a Different Language (Reprise)Dallas Smith and Ensemble
The Big Movie Show in the Sky Easy Jones and Ensemble
Horseshoes Are Lucky Easy 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 2Sung By
Take a Crank Letter Secretaries
Politics Hominy Smith and Harvey Small
Ride 'em Cowboy Dallas Smith
Take a Crank Letter (Reprise)Brewster Ames II and Secretaries
Affable, Balding Me Dallas Smith and Brewster Ames II
A Month of Sundays (Reprise)Dallas Smith and Easy Jones
Whichaway'd They Go Dallas Smith, Sam, Dogie Smith and Friends
It's Good to Be Alive Easy Jones and Ensemble