Louisiana Purchase

Musical - Original

Imperial Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: May 28, 1940
  • Closing Date: June 14, 1941
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 444

Lyrics: Irving Berlin

Music: Irving Berlin

Book: Morrie Ryskind

Opening Night Cast

William Gaxton Jim Taylor
Victor Moore Senator Oliver P. Loganberry
Vera Zorina Marina van Linden
April Ames Emmy-Lou
Irene Bordoni Madame Bordelaise
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Morrie Ryskind Book
Irving Berlin Irving Berlin Music
Irving Berlin Irving Berlin Lyrics
  Edgar MacGregor Staging
  Carl Randall Musical Staging
  George Balanchine Ballets
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1939 - 1940

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