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Anything Goes   

Alvin Theatre, (11/21/1934 - circa. 9/23/1935)
46th Street Theatre, (9/30/1935 - 11/16/1935)
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Opening Date: Nov 21, 1934    
Closing Date: Nov 16, 1935 Total Performances: 420

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Various locations on an Ocean Liner.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Alvin Theatre Corporation (James O'Day and A.H. Pincus, Directors)
Produced by Vinton Freedley
Music by Cole Porter; Lyrics by Cole Porter; Book by Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse; Book revised by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse; Music arranged by Russell Bennett and Hans Spialek; Choral arrangements by Ray Johnson
Staged by Howard Lindsay; Dances and ensembles by Robert Alton
Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager; Gowns by Jenkins
General Manager: Louis Loewenstein
Technical Director: Isaac Benesch; Stage Director: Harry Howell; Stage Manager: Irvin Pincus
Press Representative: Karl N. Bernstein
William GaxtonBilly Crocker
Ethel MermanReno Sweeney
Victor MooreMoonface Martin
aka Reverend Dr. Moon aka Public Enemy #13
Bettina HallHope Harcourt
May AbbeyMrs. Wentworth
Kay AdamsPassenger
Leslie BarrieLord Evelyn Oakleigh
William BarryShip's Drunk
Ruth BondReno's Angel
Chet BreeFirst Cameraman
Member of the Ritz Quartette
Norma ButlerReno's Angel
Billy CurtisLittle Boy
Edward DelbridgeReporter # 1
Member of the Ritz Quartette
Lola DexterPassenger
Vera DunnBonnie Letour
Florence EarleMrs. Frick
Enez EarlyReno's Angel
Maurice ElliottMr. Swift
Neal EvansSecond Cameraman
Member of the Ritz Quartette
Paul EvertonElisha J. Whitney
Charlie FangLing
Marjorie FisherReno's Angel
Helen FolsomPassenger
Stuart FraserMember of the Alvin Quartette
David GliddenMember of the Alvin Quartette
Ruth GomleyReno's Angel
Irene HamlinReno's Angel
Maurine HolmesPassenger
Ray JohnsonMember of the Foursome
Renee JohnsonReno's Angel
Evelyn KellyPassenger
Irene KellyReno's Angel
John C. KingCaptain
Leoda KnappReno's Angel
George E. MackBartender
Doris MayeReno's Angel
Richard NealyMember of the Alvin Quartette
Marquita NicholaiPassenger
Lillian OstromReno's Angel
Jackie PaigeReno's Angel
Mary PhilipsReno's Angel
Irvin PincusBell Boy
Del PorterMember of the Foursome
Helen RaymondMrs. Wadsworth T. Harcourt
Houston RichardsChief Officer
Pacie RippleBishop Dodson
Cornelia RogersReno's Angel
Ruth ShawReno's Angel
Eleanore SheridanReno's Angel
Marshall SmithMember of the Foursome
Dwight SnyderMember of the Foursome
Ethel SommervillePassenger
William StammSteward
Member of the Ritz Quartette
Frances StewartReno's Angel
Drucilla StrainSnooks
The StylistsShip's Orchestra
Vivian VanceBabe
Val VestoffAssistant Purser
Finette WalkerPassenger
John WalshG-Man # 2
Member of the Alvin Quartette
Richard WangChing
Harry WilsonG-Man # 1
music by Cole Porter; lyrics by Cole Porter
ACT 1 Sung By
I Get a Kick Out of YouReno Sweeney and Billy Crocker
Bon VoyageEnsemble
All Through the NightHope Harcourt and Billy Crocker
Sailors' ChanteyThe Foursome
Where Are the Men?Bonnie Letour, Chief Officer and Girls
You're the TopReno Sweeney and Billy Crocker
Anything GoesReno Sweeney, The Foursome and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Public Enemy #1Passengers
Blow, Gabriel, BlowReno Sweeney and Ensemble
Be Like the BluebirdMoonface Martin (aka Reverend Dr. Moon aka Public Enemy #13)
All Through the Night (Reprise) Hope Harcourt and Billy Crocker
Buddie, BewareReno Sweeney
The Gypsy in MeHope Harcourt and Girls