Musical - Original

46th Street Theatre

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  • First Preview: March 10, 1966
  • Opening Date: March 18, 1966
  • Closing Date: March 26, 1966
  • Previews: 5
  • Performances: 3

Music: Duke Ellington

Lyrics: Marshall Barer

Book: Jerome Weidman


A German professor becomes obsessed with a cabaret singer in this musical adaptation of the film The Blue Angel.


Opening Night Cast

Theodore Bikel Professor George Ritter
Ben Bryant Bill
Madge Cameron Duchess
Don Crabtree Paul
Charles Durning in Pousse-Café Charles Durning Dean Stewart
Travis Hudson Havana
Tommy Karaty Harry
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Jerome Weidman Book
  Duke Ellington Music
  Marshall Barer Lyrics
  Frederick K. Tobias Lyrics
  José Quintero Director
  Marvin Gordon Music numbers and dances staging
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1965 - 1966

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