The New Moon

Musical - Revival

City Center

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: May 17, 1944
  • Closing Date: June 24, 1944
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 45

Book: Frank Mandel, Laurence Schwab, Oscar Hammerstein II

Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II

Music: Sigmund Romberg


In 1788 New Orleans, a French nobleman wanted for murder builds up a revolutionary following who rescue him and his ladylove when they are caught and sent back to France on the boat The New Moon.


Opening Night Cast

Hamilton Benz Besac
George Bruno A Sailor
Hall Carnegie Emile
Clotilde Lombaste
Harold Gordon Vicomte Ribaud
John Hamill Phillippe
Peter Hamilton A Spaniard
Laurence Hayes Monsieur Beaunoir
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Opening Night Production Credits

Oscar Hammerstein II Oscar Hammerstein II Book
  Frank Mandel Book
  Laurence Schwab Book
  Sigmund Romberg Music
  José Ruben Staging
  Charles Weidman Choreographer
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