Around the World

Musical - Original

Adelphi Theatre

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  • Opening Date: May 31, 1946
  • Closing Date: August 3, 1946
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 75

Lyrics: Cole Porter

Music: Cole Porter


The English gentleman Phileas Fogg decides to travel the world in 80 days but is pursued by the dogged Inspector Fix, who believes he is using the money for his trip to plan a bank robbery, in the Cole Porter-Orson Welles musical adaptation of Jules Verne's novel Around the World in 80 Days.


Opening Night Cast

Victoria Cordova Lola
Mary Healy Mrs. Aouda
Arthur Margetson Mr. Phileas Fogg
Julie Warren Molly Muggins
Lucas Aco Dancing Fella
Sinister Chinese
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Opening Night Production Credits

Cole Porter Cole Porter Music
Cole Porter Cole Porter Lyrics
Orson Welles Orson Welles Staging
  Nelson Barclift Choreographer
  Robert Davison Scenic Design
  Alvin Colt Costume Design
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