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Winter Garden Theatre , (4/15/1963 - 4/20/1963)
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Opening Date:Apr 15, 1963   
Closing Date:Apr 20, 1963 Total Performances:8

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: The early years of Sophie Tucker's professional life, up to 1922. Hartford, Connecticut, New York and London.

Production Staff
Produced by Len Bedsow and Hal Grossman; Produced in association with Michael Pollack and Max Flalkov
Book by Phillip Pruneau; Music by Steve Allen; Lyrics by Steve Allen; Based on the life of Sophie Tucker; Musical Director: Liza Redfield; Vocal arrangements by Liza Redfield; Music orchestrated by Sid Ramin and Arthur Beck; Music arranged by Sid Ramin and Arthur Beck; Dance arrangements by Genevieve Pitot
Directed by Jack Sydow; Choreographed by Donald Saddler
Scenic Design by Robert Randolph; Costume Design by Fred Voelpel; Lighting Design by Robert Randolph; Hair Design by Colleen O'Connor
Company Manager: Boris Bernardi
Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Stage Manager: Julian Barry
Assistant to the Producer: James Nygren; General Press Representative: Marvin Kohn
Jordan Bowers Stagehand
Carol Carlin Ensemble
Douglas Clarke Moe
Betty Colby Nora Bayes
Don Crabtree Schmidt
John Drew Stage Manager
Louise Ferrand Ensemble
Janet Gaylord Mother
Berta Gersten Mama
Ellen Graff Ensemble
Tim Harum Ensemble
Florence Hayle Ensemble
Richard Hermany Sandy
Stuart Hodes Juggler
Nat Horne Policeman
Diana Hunter Theona
Patsi King Sylvain Krouse
Rosetta LeNoire Mollie
Phil Leeds William Morris
Urylee Leonardos Mrs. Quive
Art Lund Frank Westphal
Ralph McWilliams Policeman
Michael Nestor Ted
Eddie Roll Mickey Muldoon
Kelli Scott Ensemble
Beti Seay Ensemble
Bella Shalom Girl
Libi Staiger Sophie Tucker
Maralyn Thoma Queenie
David Thomas Marcus Loew
Harry Emerson
Mr. Kilby
Metropole Manager
Ted Thurston Chris Brown
Julian Mitchell
Theatre Manager
Elizabeth Wullen Ensemble
Understudies: Betty Colby (Mama), Don Crabtree (Frank Westphal), Florence Hayle (Sophie Tucker), Urylee Leonardos (Mollie) and Ted Thurston (William Morris)
music by Steve Allen; lyrics by Steve Allen
ACT 1Sung By
Red Hot Mama Sophie Tucker
Sunshine Face Sophie Tucker
Mr. Henry Jones Sophie Tucker
Sophie in New York Sophie Tucker and Company
Patsy Mollie
I'll Show Them All Sophie Tucker
I'll Show Them All (Reprise)Sophie Tucker
Hold On to Your Hats William Morris and Mollie
Fast Cars and Fightin' Women Frank Westphal
Queen of the Burlesque Wheel Sylvain Krouse and Ensemble
When You Carry Your Own Suitcase Sophie Tucker, Mickey Muldoon and Ensemble
When You Carry Your Own Suitcase (Reprise)Frank Westphal
When I'm in Love Sophie Tucker and Mollie
Hold On to Your Hats (Reprise)Sophie Tucker, Frank Westphal, Mollie and William Morris
Sailors of the Sea Ensemble
I Want the Kind of a Fella Sophie Tucker
I'll Show Them All (Reprise)Sophie Tucker
ACT 2Sung By
Who Are We Kidding? Mickey Muldoon and Sylvain Krouse
Don't Look Back Entire Company
I'd Know It Frank Westphal
You've Got to Be a Lady Mollie
Ragtime Ensemble
Waltz Sophie Tucker, Frank Westphal and Ensemble
When I'm in Love (Reprise)Frank Westphal
I Love You Today Sophie Tucker and Frank Westphal
With You Sophie Tucker
Red Hot Mama (Reprise)Sophie Tucker
I've Got 'Em Standin in Line Sophie Tucker
They've Got a Lot to Learn Frank Westphal
Red Hot Mama (Reprise)Sophie Tucker