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The Desert Song   

 
City Center, (1/08/1946 - 2/16/1946)
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Opening Date: Jan 08, 1946    
Closing Date: Feb 16, 1946 Total Performances: 45

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: Northern Africa.



Production Staff
Produced by Russell Lewis and Howard Young
Libretto by Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II and Frank Mandel; Music by Sigmund Romberg; Musical Director: Waldemar Guterson
Staged by Sterling Halloway; Choreographed by Aida Broadbent
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson
Cast
Barbara BaileyMardi
Jean BartelClementina
a Spanish "lady"
William BowersSentinel
George BurnsonAli Ben Ali
Caid of a Riff Tribe
Walter CasselPierre Birabeau
General Birabeau's son
Richard CharlesSid El Kar
the Red Shadow's Lieutenant
ClarissaAzuri
Wilton ClaryCaptain Paul Fontaine
Joseph ClaudioSergeant La Vergne
Louis DeMagnusNogi
Keith GinglesAhmed
Jack GoodeBenjamin Kidd
Society Correspondent of the Paris Herald
Florette HillierYvette
Richard HughesHarem Guard
Lester MatthewsGeneral Birabeau
Governor of a French Moroccan Province
Sherry O'NeilSusan
General Birabeau's ward
Betina OrthFlorette
Tamara PageEdith
Thayer RobertsHassi
Antonio RovanoSergeant DuBassac
Paul RuthRiff Runner
Dorothy SandlinMargot Vonvalet
Jack SaundersOmar
Maria TaweelYvonne
Edward WellmanMindar