Flora, the Red Menace

Musical - Original

Alvin Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: May 4, 1965
  • Opening Date: May 11, 1965
  • Closing Date: July 24, 1965
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 87

Music: John Kander

Book: George Abbott, Robert Russell

Lyrics: Fred Ebb


An aspiring fashion illustrator becomes caught up in the Communist Party during the Great Depression.


Opening Night Cast

Liza Minnelli in Flora, the Red Menace Liza Minnelli Flora
Mary Louise  Wilson in Flora, the Red Menace Mary Louise Wilson Comrade Ada
Cathryn Damon Comrade Charlotte
Robert Kaye Mr. Stanley
Bob Dishy in Flora, the Red Menace Bob Dishy Harry Toukarian
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Abbott George Abbott Book
  Robert Russell Book
John Kander John Kander Music
Fred Ebb Fred Ebb Lyrics
George Abbott George Abbott Director
  Lee Theodore Musical Staging
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Actress in a Musical Liza Minnelli Winner
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