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[Window card for Me and Juliet]

Image ID: 1709027

[Window card for Me and Juliet] (1953)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Window card for Me and Juliet]

Additional Name(s)

: Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979 -- Composer

Published Date

: 1953

Specific Material Type

: prints

Notes

: Majestic Theatre, 44th Street West of Broadway. Note 2.) Original production, with Isabel Bigley, Bill Hayes, Joan McCracken, Ray Walston, Mark Dawson, Jackie Kelk. Production directed by George Abbott. Dances and musical numbers staged by Robert Alton. Note 3.) Richard Rodgers project

Production Notes

: Original Broadway Production-Opened May 28, 1953 at The Majestic Theater. It was a departure for Rodgers and Hammerstein's usual fare in its comedic score. The show was the concept of a play-within-a-play with a backstage love triangle at its center. However, the show was hardly a critical success. It ran ten months and even managed to recoup its investment and make a profit. (The Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization. http://www.rnh.com/sho ....
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Source

: Window cards. / Me and Juliet

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: MWEZ+++ n.c. 21,357

Digital ID

: 1709027

Record ID

: 1885415

Digital Item Published

: 9-16-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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