Seven Lively Arts

Revue - Original

Ziegfeld Theatre

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  • Opening Date: December 7, 1944
  • Closing Date: May 12, 1945
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 183

Lyrics: Cole Porter

Music: Cole Porter

Book: George S. Kaufman, Ben Hecht


Beatrice Lillie, Bert Lahr, Benny Goodman and Dolores Gray headline this revue of Cole Porter songs, dances, and sketches by George S. Kaufman, Moss Hart and others.


Opening Night Cast

Anton Dolin Mr. Manningham
"Scene de Ballet" Dancer
"Pas de Deux" Dancer
Benny Goodman "Billy Rose Buys the Metropolitan Opera House!" Performer
Bert Lahr in Seven Lively Arts Bert Lahr Mr. Clarence Day
"Fragonard in Pink"
The Stagehand
"Drink" Singer
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Ben Hecht Book
George S.  Kaufman George S. Kaufman Book
Moss Hart Moss Hart Miss Lillie's Sketches
Cole Porter Cole Porter Music
Cole Porter Cole Porter Lyrics
  Hassard Short Staging
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1944 - 1945

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