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Shangri-La   

 
Winter Garden Theatre , (6/13/1956 - 6/30/1956)
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Opening Date:Jun 13, 1956   
Closing Date:Jun 30, 1956 Total Performances:21

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: A patrol station on the Tibetan border; on the mountain plains of the Himalayas; in the terraces and chambers of the Lamasery of Shangri-La.


Production Staff
Produced by Robert Fryer and Lawrence Carr
Book by James Hilton, Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee; Based on the novel "Lost Horizon" by James Hilton; Music by Harry Warren; Lyrics by James Hilton, Robert E. Lee and Jerome Lawrence; Musical Director: Lehman Engel; Choral arrangements and musical continuity by Lehman Engel; Music arranged by Philip J. Lang; Ballet music composed and arranged by Genevieve Pitot; Additional dance arrangements by John Morris
Staged by Albert Marre; Choreographed by Donald Saddler
Scenic Design by Peter Larkin; Costume Design by Irene Sharaff; Lighting Design by Peter Larkin
General Manager: Ben F. Stein
Production Manager: Robert Linden; Stage Manager: Ross Bowman and Duane Camp
Press Representative: Arthur Cantor, Robert Ganshaw and Gertrude Kirschner
Cast
Jay Bacon Singer
Ralph Beaumont Dancer
Edward Becker Singer
Sara Bettis Singer
Elizabeth Burgess Singer
Jack Cassidy Charles Mallinson
Joan Cherof Singer
Robert Cohan The Dancer Perrault
Michael De Marco Dancer
Kaie Deei Chao-Li
Ray Dorian Dancer
Sylvia Fabry Singer
Walter Farrell Singer
Alice Ghostley Miss Brinklow
Martyn Green Chang
Eddie Heim Dancer
Dorothy Hill Dancer
Joan Holloway Rita Henderson
Ed Kenney Rimshi
Dennis King Hugh Conway
Berry Kroeger High Lama
Harold Lang Robert Henderson
Carol Lawrence Arana
George Lenz Singer
Greb Lober Dancer
Ellen Matthews Dancer
Leland Mayforth The Little One
Bob McClure Singer
David McDaniel Singer
Teresa Montes Singer
Eileen Moran Singer
Illona Murai Dancer
Mary Ann Niles Dancer
Jack Rains Singer
Rico Riedl Dancer
Edward Stinnett Dancer
Ed Stroll Singer
Ted Wills Singer
Maggie Worth Singer
Doris Wright Dancer
Shirley Yamaguchi Lo-Tsen
Edward Kim Ying Ti
Marvin Zeller Singer
Tony Award®
 1957 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Irene Sharaff
ACT 1Sung By
Om Mani Padme Hum Male Singers
Lost Horizon Entire Company
The Man I Never Met Lo-Tsen
Every Time You Danced With Me Robert Henderson and Rita Henderson
The World Outside Lo-Tsen and Charles Mallinson
I'm Just a Little Bit Confused Miss Brinklow
The Beetle Race Chang and Ensemble
Somewhere Charles Mallinson
ACT 2Sung By
What Every Old Girl Should Know Miss Brinklow and Chang
Second Time In Love Robert Henderson and Rita Henderson
Talkin' With Your Feet Robert Henderson and Rita Henderson
Walk Sweet Lo-Tsen
Love Is What I Never Knew Lo-Tsen and Charles Mallinson
We've Decided to Stay Miss Brinklow, Robert Henderson and Rita Henderson
Shangri-La Hugh Conway