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Sleepy Hollow   

St. James Theatre , (6/03/1948 - 6/12/1948)
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Opening Date:Jun 03, 1948   
Closing Date:Jun 12, 1948 Total Performances:12

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The autumn of 1795 in the village of Sleepy Hollow, up by the Tappan Zee on the east bank of the Hudson River

Production Staff
Produced by Lorraine Lester
Book by Russell Maloney and Miriam Battista; Music by George Lessner; Lyrics by Russell Maloney and Miriam Battista; Based on a story by Washington Irving; Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek, Ted Royal and George Lessner; Vocal arrangements by Elie Siegmaster; Additional lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron
Directed by John O'Shaughnessy and Marc Connelly; Choreographed by Anna Sokolow
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by David Ffolkes
Conducted by Irving Actman
Dorothy Bird The Lady from New Haven
Walter Butterworth Willie Van Twiller
Ray Drakeley Balt
Ann Dunbar Jenny
Morley Evans Mr. Van Ripper
William Ferguson Ike
Peggy Ferris Lena
Ken Foley Mr. Van Hooten
Ward Garner Hendrick
Russell George Luther
Hayes Gordon Brom "Bones" Van Brunt
Jean Handzlik Mrs. Van Ripper
Thomas Hoier Mr. Van Tassel
Tyrone Kearney Conscience
Gil Lamb Ichabod Crane
Doreen Lane Teena
Sylvia Lane Greta
Mary McCarty Eva
Ruth McDevitt Mrs. Van Tassel
William Mende Cotton Mather
Shaun O'Brien Piet
Margery Oldroyd Annie
Laura Pierpont Mrs. Van Brunt
Kenneth Remo Indian
Ellen Repp Wilhelmina
Richard Rhoades Martin Van Horsen
Margaret Ritter Bertha
Larry Robbins Roelf
John Russell Joost
Lewis Scholle Stuyveling Van Doorn
Alan Shay Hans Van Ripper
Robin Sloan Hilda
James Starbuck Walt
Jo Sullivan Margaret
Kaja Sumsten Elizabeth
Franklin Wagner Nick
John Ward Chris
Betty Jane Watson Katrina Van Tassel
Bobby White Jacob Van Tassel
Bert Wilcox Mr. Van Brunt
Theatre World
nominee 1949 Award [recipient]
Mary McCarty
Tony Award®
winner 1949 Best Scenic Design [winner]
Jo Mielziner
music by George Lessner; lyrics by Russell Maloney and Miriam Battista
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1Sung By
Time Stands Still Villagers
I Still Have Plenty to Learn Brom "Bones" Van Brunt
Ask Me Again Katrina Van Tassel
I Still Have Plenty to Learn (Reprise)Brom "Bones" Van Brunt and Katrina Van Tassel
Never Let Her Go Villagers
There's History To Be Made
(lyrics by Russell Maloney, Miriam Battista and Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Ichabod Crane
Here and Now Brom "Bones" Van Brunt and Katrina Van Tassel
Why Was I Born on a Farm?
(lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron)
If Ichabod Crane
My Lucky Lover Katrina Van Tassel, Wilhelmina, Eva and Sleepy Hollow Girls
A Musical Lesson Ichabod Crane
You've Got That Kind of a Face
(lyrics by Russell Maloney, Miriam Battista and Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Hendrick and Eva
I'm Lost
(lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Brom "Bones" Van Brunt
Goodnight Villagers
The Englishman's Head Wilhelmina, Brom "Bones" Van Brunt and Villagers
ACT 2Sung By
Pedro, Ichabod Brom "Bones" Van Brunt, Walt and Village Boys
Poor Man Ichabod Crane
The Things That Lovers Say Katrina Van Tassel
I'm Lost (Reprise)
(lyrics by Ruth Hughes Aaron)
Brom "Bones" Van Brunt
Ichabod Conscience, Indian and Cotton Mather
The Gray Goose Jacob Van Tassel and Ensemble