Up in Central Park

Musical - Original

Broadway Theatre (June 11, 1945 - April 13, 1946)
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  • Opening Date: January 27, 1945
  • Closing Date: April 13, 1946
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 504

Book: Herbert Fields, Dorothy Fields

Lyrics: Dorothy Fields

Music: Sigmund Romberg


A New York Times reporter investigates the crooked political machine of Boss Tweed, including the business fraud that surrounded the construction of Central Park, while falling for a daughter of one of the Boss's ward healers.


Opening Night Cast

Fred Barry Joe Stewart
Elaine Barry Ellen Lawrence
Noah Beery, Sr. William Marcy Tweed
Betty Bruce Bessie O'Cahane
Walter Burke Danny O'Cahane
Maurice Burke Thomas Nast
Delma Byron Lotta Stevens
George C. Lane Richard Connolly
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Herbert Fields Book
Dorothy Fields Dorothy Fields Book
  Sigmund Romberg Music
Dorothy Fields Dorothy Fields Lyrics
  John Kennedy Director
  Helen Tamiris Choreographer
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