Wonderful Town > Original Broadway Cast


Show Details

Show
Wonderful Town (17)
Music
Leonard Bernstein (469)
Lyrics
Betty Comden (227), Adolph Green (234)
Book
Jerome Chodorov (7), Joseph Fields (5)

Recording Details

Date
March 8, 1953
Type
Audio / Stage Cast
Method
Studio
Language
English
Location
US / NY / New York
Theatre/Venue
Winter Garden Theatre
Liner Notes
Louis Untermeyer (13)
Director
George Abbott [1] (42)
Choreography
Donald Saddler (13)
Music Director
Lehman Engel (115)
Orchestrations
Don Walker (123)
Vocal Arrangements
Lehman Engel (115)
Performer
Edith Adams (20) — Eileen Sherwood, Cris Alexander (12) — Frank Lippencott, Delbert Anderson (6), Ed Balin, Alvin Beam (3), Marta Becket, Jordan Bentley (4) — Wreck, Maxine Berke, Margaret Caddy, Dort Clark (3) — Chick Clark, Carol Cole (2), Geraldine Delaney, Ray Dorian, Jean Eliot, Nathaniel Frey (13), Warren Galjour (9), George Gaynes (13) — Robert Baker, Dody Goodman (10) — Violet, Edward Heim, Pat Johnson, Robert Kole, Joe Layton (27), Albert Linville (10), David Lober (2), Victor Moreno, Evelyn Page (3), Lee Papell, Helen Rice, Chris Robinson (2), Rosalind Russell (17) — Ruth Sherwood, Helena Seroy, Libi Staiger (4), William Weslow, Patty Wilkes
Shortcode
[r2192]

Tracks also appear on these releases / recordings

Front Row Center - 1996 Compilation Album Ohio

Releases

Format
3-EP
Label
Decca ED 802
Released
1953
Notes
To fit all the songs onto 3 extended play 45 RPM discs, the running order was altered and edits were made in the songs: Ohio; 100 Easy Ways; What a Waste; and Swing.
Lists
2 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl18041]
Side One
1. Christopher Street
2. It's Love
Side Two
1. Ohio (removes dialogue lead-in)
2. 100 Easy Ways (removes "Lifeguard" verse)
3. A Little Bit in Love
Side Three
1. Pass That Football
2. Conversation Piece
Side Four
1. A Quiet Girl
2. Conga!
Side Five
1. My Darlin' Eileen
2. Swing (edited)
Side Six
1. What a Waste (removes middle verse)
2. Ballet at the Village Vortex
3. Wrong Note Rag

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