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1600 Pennsylvania Avenue   
A Musical About the Problems of Housekeeping

Mark Hellinger Theatre , (5/04/1976 - 5/08/1976)
First Preview:Apr 21, 1976 Total Previews:13
Opening Date:May 04, 1976   
Closing Date:May 08, 1976 Total Performances:7

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

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Theatre Owned / Operated by The Messrs. Nederlander
Produced by Roger L. Stevens and Robert Whitehead; Produced by arrangement with Saint Subber; Associate Producer: Alan Jay Lerner Productions, Inc. and Ambergris Corporation
Book by Alan Jay Lerner; Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner; Music by Leonard Bernstein; Musical Director: Roland Gagnon; Music orchestrated by Sid Ramin and Hershy Kay
Co - Director: Gilbert Moses and George Faison; Co - Choreographer: Gilbert Moses and George Faison
Scenery Supervised by Kert Lundell; Costumes Supervised by Whitney Blausen and Dona Granata; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser; Sound Design by John McClure; Hair Design by Werner Sherer
General Manager: Oscar E. Olesen; Company Manager: James Walsh
Production Stage Manager: William Dodds; Stage Manager: Marnel Sumner and Michael Turque
General Press Representative: Seymour Krawitz; Casting Director: Terry Fay; Casting: Doris Blum; Production Coordinator: Doris Blum; Dance Captain: Al Perryman; Advertising: Mike Mones and Blaine-Thompson; Photographer: Sy Friedman
Ken Howard The President
Gilbert Price Lud
Patricia Routledge The President's Wife
Emily Yancy Seena
Jo-Ann Baldo Dancing Ensemble
Clyde-Jacques Barrett Dancing Ensemble
Raymond Bazemore Henry
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Joella Breedlove Dancing Ensemble
Elaine Bunse Singing Ensemble
Nancy Callman Singing Ensemble
Richard Chappell Connecticut
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Singing Ensemble
Walter Charles New Jersey
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Singing Ensemble
Guy Costley Little Lud
Raymond Cox Maryland
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Singing Ensemble
J.T. Cromwell New Hampshire
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Singing Ensemble
Allyne DeChalus Dancing Ensemble
Ralph Farnworth Pennsylvania
The Thirteen Delegates
Beth Fowler Singing Ensemble
Linda Griffin Dancing Ensemble
Carl Hall Coley
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Bob Heath Dancing Ensemble
Louise Heath Sally
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Bruce A. Hubbard Rev. Bushrod
Singing Ensemble
Kris Karlowski Singing Ensemble
Urylee Leonardos Rachel
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Michael Lichtefeld Dancing Ensemble
Joyce MacDonald Singing Ensemble
Héctor Jaime Mercado Dancing Ensemble
Diana Mirras Dancing Ensemble
Janette Moody Joby
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Richard Muenz South Carolina
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Singing Ensemble
Alexander Orfaly Delaware
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Cleveland Pennington Dancing Ensemble
Al Perryman Dancing Ensemble
Sharon Powers Singing Ensemble
Cornel J. Richie Jim
The Staff
Singing Ensemble
Randolph Riscol Georgia
The Thirteen Delegates
Royal Visitor
Singing Ensemble
Renee Rose Dancing Ensemble
Howard Ross Massachusetts
The Thirteen Delegates
The Staff
Secretary of the Senate
Juliet Seignious Dancing Ensemble
Reid Shelton New York
The Thirteen Delegates
Senator Roscoe Conkling
Thomas J. Stanton Dancing Ensemble
Edwin Steffe Virginia
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
James Hoban
Clayton Strange Dancing Ensemble
Martha Thigpen Singing Ensemble
David E. Thomas The Stage Manager
Mimi B. Wallace Dancing Ensemble
Lee Winston Rhode Island
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Mr. Henry
Singing Ensemble
John Witham North Carolina
The Thirteen Delegates
The British
Swings: Leah Randolph and Martial Roumain
Understudies: J. Edwards Adams (Lud), Richard Chappell (The President), Beth Fowler (The President's Wife), Louise Heath (Seena) and Karl M. Horton (Little Lud)
Drama Desk Award
 1976 Outstanding Music and Lyrics [nominee]
Music by Leonard Bernstein

ACT 1Sung By
Rehearse! The President, The President's Wife, Lud, Seena and Company
If I Was a Dove Little Lud
On Ten Square Miles by the Potomac River Washinton and Delegates
Welcome Home Miz Adams Henry (The Staff), Rachel (The Staff) and Staff
Take Care of This House John Adams, Abigail Adams, Little Lud and Staff
The President Jefferson Sunday Luncheon Party March Jefferson, Little Lud and Guests
Seena Lud
Sonatina Cockburn, Officers and Citizens
I Love My Wife Lud, Seena and Staff
Auctions Auctioneer
The Little White Lie James and Eliza Monroe
Auctions Buyers
We Must Have a Ball Buchanan
The Ball Company
ACT 2Sung By
Forty Acres and a Mule Staff
Bright and Black Seena and Staff
Duet for One (The First Lady of the Land) Julia Grant, Lucy Hayes and Company
The Robber-Baron Minstrel Parade Minstrels
Pity the Poor Minstrels
The Red White and Blues Minstrels
I Love This Land The President
Rehearse! (Reprise)Company