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Where's Charley?   

Broadway Theatre , (1/29/1951 - 3/10/1951)
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Opening Date:Jan 29, 1951   
Closing Date:Mar 10, 1951 Total Performances:48

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: Summer, 1892.
This production is a return engagement of Where's Charley? (10/11/1948 - 9/09/1950)

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Produced by Feuer, Martin & Rickard
Music by Frank Loesser; Lyrics by Frank Loesser; Book by George Abbott; Based on the play "Charley's Aunt" by Brandon Thomas; Musical Director: Edward Scott; Vocal arrangements by Herbert Greene; Music orchestrated by Ted Royal and Hans Spialek
Directed by George Abbott; Choreographed by George Balanchine
Scenic Design by David Ffolkes; Costume Design by David Ffolkes
General Manager: Otto Hartman
Production Stage Manager: Dan Sattler; Stage Manager: Howard Lenters
Press Representative: Karl Bernstein and Harvey Sabinson
Ray Bolger Charley Wykeham
Donna Beaumont Dancer
Michele Burke Singer
James Capp Dancer
Forrest Carter Singer
Horace Cooper Mr. Spettigue
John Decker Singer
Paul England Sir Francis Chesney
Arun Evans Dancer
John Fortna Singer
Ann Lee Hudson Dancer
Rose Ingraham Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez
Ray Johnson Dancer
Dorothy Juden Singer
Jack Konzal Dancer
James Lane Wilkinson
Ralph Lowe Reggie
Gerald Lynch Singer
John Lynds Brassett
Virginia McClamroch Dancer
Allyn McLerie Amy Spettigue
Helen Moore Singer
Betty Oakes Kitty Verdun
Nancy Pearson Dancer
Maurice Phillips Dancer
Reggie Powers Dancer
Victor Reilley Dancer
Ann Richards Singer
Gene Scott Singer
Robert Shackleton Jack Chesney
Ernest Taylor Singer
Lita Terris Singer
Irene Weston Patricia
Pat Wilkes Singer
Gretchen Winnecke Dancer
Paul Wolff Singer
Jennifer Woods Singer
Understudies: John Fortna (Sir Francis Chesney), Jack Konzal (Charley Wykeham), Ralph Lowe (Jack Chesney), Reggie Powers (Photographer, Reggie), Ann Richards (Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez), Ernest Taylor (Wilkinson), Lita Terris (Kitty Verdun), Irene Weston (Amy Spettigue) and Paul Wolff (Brassett)
music by Frank Loesser; lyrics by Frank Loesser
ACT 1Sung By
The Years Before Us Students
Better Get Out of Here Charley Wykeham, Amy Spettigue, Kitty Verdun and Jack Chesney
The New Ashmolean Marching Society and Students' Conservatory Band Jack Chesney, Amy Spettigue, Kitty Verdun, Dancer, Student and Young Ladies
My Darling, My Darling Jack Chesney and Kitty Verdun
Make a Miracle Charley Wykeham and Amy Spettigue
Serenade with Asides Mr. Spettigue
Lovelier Than Ever Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez, Sir Francis Chesney, Students and Young Ladies
The Woman in His Room Amy Spettigue
Pernambuco Charley Wykeham, Amy Spettigue and the "Pernambucans"
ACT 2Sung By
Where's Charley? Jack Chesney, Singers, Students and Young Ladies
Once in Love with Amy Charley Wykeham
The Gossips Patricia, Dancer and Singers
At the Red Rose Cotillion Jack Chesney, Kitty Verdun and Guests