Life Begins at 8:40

Revue - Original

Winter Garden Theatre

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  • Opening Date: August 27, 1934
  • Closing Date: March 16, 1935
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 237

Lyrics: Ira Gershwin, E.Y. Harburg

Music: Harold Arlen

Opening Night Cast

Ray Bolger in Life Begins at 8:40 Ray Bolger Stowaway
"The Elks and the Masons" Singer
"I'm Not Myself" Singer
The Window Dresser
"You're a Builder-Upper" Singer
Luella Gear The Bride
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Opening Night Production Credits

  David Freedman Writer
  H. I. Phillips Sketches
  Alan Baxter Sketches
  Henry Clapp Smith Writer
Ira Gershwin Ira Gershwin Sketches
E.Y. Harburg E.Y. Harburg Sketches
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