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[Ensemble in Garrick Gaieties]

Image ID: 1807986

[Ensemble in Garrick Gaieties] (1925)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Ensemble in Garrick Gaieties]


: Duryea, Drix -- Photographer

Created Date

: 1925

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 35 cm.


: Embossed on recto: Drix Duryea, N.Y. Note 2.) Photograph by Drix Duryea. Note 3.) Possibly depicts "Gilding the Guild". Program note from June 8, 1925: "Guilding the Guild" in which we introduce you to Betty Starbuck and the Guild Gaieties Chorus; (the girls are all college graduates and have undergone a course in the higher mathematics, which accounts for their keeping time so well.) Note 4.) Richard Rodgers project. Note 5.) Rodgers and Hart.

Production Notes

: Opened at the Garrick Theater June 8, 1925 and ran for 211 performances. The 1925 Gaities were so successful that a second production was opened the following year with an almost identical cast. Opening night credits: Music: Richard Rodgers; Lyrics: Lorenz Hart; Sketches: Miscellaneous Writers; Producer: Theater Guild; Director: Philip Loeb; Cast: Sterling Holloway, Romney Brent, Betty Starbuck, Libby Holman, June Cochrane, Philip Loeb, Sanf ....
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: Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file / Productions / Garrick Gaieties (Revue)


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

Catalog Call Number

: *T PHO C

Digital ID

: 1807986

Record ID

: 1902708

Digital Item Published

: 4-24-2010; updated 5-8-2012

Rights Notice

: Copyright Drix Duryea.

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