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Heaven on Earth   

New Century Theatre, (9/16/1948 - 9/25/1948)
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Opening Date: Sep 16, 1948    
Closing Date: Sep 25, 1948 Total Performances: 12

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York City on the first day of Spring

Production Staff
Produced by Monte Proser; Produced in association with Ned C. Litwack
Music by Jay Gorney; Music arranged by Robert Russell Bennett and Don Walker; Lyrics by Barry Trivers; Book by Barry Trivers; Vocal Arrangements and direction by Hugh Martin; Musical Director: Clay Warnick; Additional lyrics by Norman Zeno; Musical adaptation for dances by Alan Morand
Production Supervised by Eddie Dowling; Directed by John Murray Anderson; Choreographed by Nick Castle
Scenic Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Lighting Design by John Murray Anderson
Lisa AyresDancer
Dick BernieMagistrate Kennedy
David BurnsH.H. Hutton
Dean CampbellSinger
Angela CastleSinger
Steve CondosSailor with Trumpet
Irwin CoreyCommissioner Frobisher
Julie CurtisSinger
Richard D'ArcyThe Lover
Ernest Di GennaroDancer
Dante Di PaoloDancer
Robert DixonJohn Bowers
Harold DrakeDancer
Danny DraysonPunchy
Cece EamesDancer
Babette GeorgeDancer
Betty GeorgeOfficer Blandings
June GrahamThe Lover
John GraySinger
Pearl HackerSinger
Peter Lind HayesJames Aloysius McCarthy
Bill HogueButch
Gretchen HouserDancer
Marguerite JamesDancer
Dorothy JarnacFriday
Ray JohnsonDancer
Dorothy KellerOfficer Jonesy
Red KnightDancer
Carol LeeDancer
Dorothy LoveDancer
Douglas LutherSinger
Caren MarshFannie Frobisher
Remi MartelSlim
Jack MattisDancer
Ellen McCownSinger
Ruth MermanFlorabelle Frobisher
Wynn MurrayLieut. Sullivan
Barbara NunnMary Brooks
Jean OldsSinger
Billy ParsonsSailor
Donald PowellDancer
Dottie PyrenSinger
Frank ReynoldsDancer
Jack RussellRadio Engineer
Bert SheldonOfficer O'Brien
Gloria SicklingDancer
Curt StaffordSinger
Claude StroudOfficer Clabber
Alice SwansonDancer
Lucille UdovickSinger
Vincent Van LynnSinger
Nina VarelaMrs. Frobisher
Evelyn WardDancer
Jack WhitneyDancer
Jack WIlkinsDancer
music by Jay Gorney; lyrics by Barry Trivers
ACT 1 Sung By
In the Back of a HackJames Aloysius McCarthy and Dancers
Anything Can HappenFull Company
So Near and Yet So FarMary Brooks and John Bowers
Don't Forget to DreamJames Aloysius McCarthy
Bench in the ParkLieut. Sullivan, Officer Jonesy, Sailor, Punchy and Dancing Ensemble
The LetterJames Aloysius McCarthy and Friday
Push a Button in a HuttonH.H. Hutton, Dancer and Singing and Dancing Ensemble
Home Is Where the Heart IsMary Brooks, John Bowers and Singing Ensemble
Apple JackLieut. Sullivan, Sailor with Trumpet, Officer Jonesy, Friday and Singing and Dancing Ensemble
Wedding in the ParkJames Aloysius McCarthy, Mary Brooks and John Bowers
Heaven on EarthMary Brooks, John Bowers and The Lovers
ACT 2 Sung By
What's the Matter with Our City?James Aloysius McCarthy and Full Company
So Near and Yet So Far (Reprise) Mary Brooks and John Bowers
(You're the) First Cup of Coffee in the MorningLieut. Sullivan, Officer Clabber, Officer Jonesy, Sailor, Sailor with Trumpet and Singing and Dancing Ensemble