Carousel

Musical - Revival

Majestic Theatre

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  • Opening Date: February 22, 1949
  • Closing Date: March 5, 1949
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 32

Music: Richard Rodgers

Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II

Book: Oscar Hammerstein II

Synopsis

Brash carousel barker Billy Bigelow and Julie Jordan, a quiet girl who works in the mill, fall in love, marry, and have a stormy relationship that leads to tragedy and an attempt at mending old wounds from beyond the grave, in Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical adaptation of Ferenc Molnar's play, Liliom.

 

Opening Night Cast

Anthony Aleo Enoch Snow, Jr.
Ross Chetwynd David Bascombe
Mario De Laval Jigger Craigin
Ruth Devorin Susan Peters
Stephen Douglass Billy Bigelow
Warren Harr Captain
Christine Johnson Nettie Fowler
Diane Keith Louise
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Opening Night Production Credits

Oscar Hammerstein II Oscar Hammerstein II Book
Richard Rodgers Richard Rodgers Music
Oscar Hammerstein II Oscar Hammerstein II Lyrics
  Agnes de Mille Choreographer
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
  Miles White Costume Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1948 - 1949

 
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