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46th Street Theatre, (10/31/1949 - 12/16/1949)
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Opening Date: Oct 31, 1949    
Closing Date: Dec 16, 1949 Total Performances: 56

Category: Musical, Drama, Opera, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Robert Dowling; Theatre Manager: Louis A. Lotito
Produced by Cheryl Crawford; Produced in association with Clinton Wilder
Music by Marc Blitzstein; Libretto by Marc Blitzstein; Libretto based on "The Little Foxes" by Lillian Hellman; Musical Director: Maurice Abravanel; Music orchestrated by Marc Blitzstein
Staged by Robert Lewis; Choreographed by Anna Sokolow
Scenic Design by Horace Armistead; Costume Design by Aline Bernstein; Lighting Design by Charles Elson
Stage Manager: Jules Racine
Pianist: Marion Carley; Violinist: Alfred Bruning; Angel Band (trumpet): William Dillard; Angel Band (banjo): Bernard Addison; Angel Band (clarinet): Buster Bailey; Angel Band (drums): Rudy Nichols; Angel Band (trombone): Benny Morton; Conducted by Maurice Abravanel
Wana AllisonDancer
Robert AndersonTownsperson
Kay BorronTownsperson
Karl BrockTownsperson
Lillyn BrownAddie
Ellen CarleenTownsperson
Sara CarterTownsperson
Donald ClarkeMarshall
Clarise CrawfordBelle
Keith DavisTownsperson
William Dillard
Joan EngelDancer
Isabelle FelderTownsperson
Barbara FergusonDancer
Kate FriedlichDancer
Priscilla GilletteAlexandra Giddens
Leo GuerardDancer
Robert HanlinDancer
Philip HepburnChinkypin
Brenda LewisBirdie Hubbard
George LiptonBen Hubbard
Derek MacDermotTownsperson
Earl McDonaldTownsperson
Barbara MoserTownsperson
Kayton NesbittTownsperson
Russell NypeLeo Hubbard
Jane PickensRegina Giddens
Regis PowersDancer
Boris RunaninDancer
Walter StaneDancer
Lee SweetlandManders
David ThomasOscar Hubbard
Peggy TurnleyEthelinda
John WardDancer
William WarfieldCal
Gisella WeidnerDancer
Onna WhiteDancer
William WildermanHorace Giddens
Theatre World
winner 1950 Award [recipient] 
  Priscilla Gillette
Tony Award®
winner 1950 Best Costume Design [winner] 
  Aline Bernstein
winner 1950 Conductor and Musical Director [winner] 
 Musical Director: Maurice Abravanel
music by Marc Blitzstein; lyrics by Marc Blitzstein
ACT 1 Sung By
Prologue (includes "Naught's a Naught")Addie, Cal, Jazz and Alexandra Giddens
BirdieBirdie Hubbard
Small TalkRegina Giddens, Marshall, Leo Hubbard, Oscar Hubbard, Alexandra Giddens and Ben Hubbard
GoodbyesOscar Hubbard, Regina Giddens, Marshall and Birdie Hubbard
Big RichOscar Hubbard, Ben Hubbard, Regina Giddens and Birdie Hubbard
I Don't KnowRegina Giddens, Ben Hubbard and Oscar Hubbard
My, MyOscar Hubbard, Ben Hubbard and Regina Giddens
AwayRegina Giddens and Ben Hubbard
The Best Thing of AllRegina Giddens and Ben Hubbard
What Will It BeAlexandra Giddens
Birdie and ZanBirdie Hubbard and Alexandra Giddens
Oh, Addie, where are you?Regina Giddens
Deedle-doodleLeo Hubbard
These cee-gars what you looking for, son?Oscar Hubbard, Leo Hubbard and Regina Giddens
Horace's entranceHorace Giddens, Addie and Alexandra Giddens
GreetingsHorace Giddens, Addie, Regina Giddens, Oscar Hubbard, Leo Hubbard, Ben Hubbard and Birdie Hubbard
Horace and Regina (includes "Summer Day")Horace Giddens and Regina Giddens
The BusinessHorace Giddens, Leo Hubbard, Regina Giddens, Ben Hubbard, Alexandra Giddens and Oscar Hubbard
Sing HubbardChorus
BluesAddie and Birdie Hubbard
WaltzRegina Giddens
GallopRegina Giddens, Ben Hubbard and Chorus
ACT 2 Sung By
Rain Quartet ("Make a Quiet Day,""Consider the Rain,""Certainly, Lord")Birdie Hubbard, Alexandra Giddens, Horace Giddens, Addie, Jazz and Chorus
Birdie's Aria (Lionnet)Birdie Hubbard
Horace and ReginaHorace Giddens and Regina Giddens
Regina's AriaRegina Giddens and Horace Giddens
MelodramaBen Hubbard, Oscar Hubbard, Leo Hubbard and Regina Giddens
Greedy GirlRegina Giddens and Ben Hubbard
Horace's DeathRegina Giddens, Ben Hubbard, Oscar Hubbard and Alexandra Giddens
Finale (includes "Certainly, Lord")Regina Giddens, Alexandra Giddens, Jazz and Chorus