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Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036

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Ended 13 Apr 2014 after 12 days

Revived for the stage after 83 years!

Closed 13 Apr 2014

America's Sweetheart features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Lorenz Hart and a book by Herbert Fields. It opened in 1931 and was directed by Monty Woolley, with a cast of 95 starring Jack Whiting and Ann Sothern. After a run of just 135 performances, the show vanished and has not been staged in New York in 83 years.

Two young lovers hitchhike to Hollywood where she hits it big and he doesn?t - until talkies appear and the tables are turned.

Songs include "I've Got Five Dollars", "A Lady Must Live", "I Want a Man", "Innocent Chorus Girls of Yesterday", "You Ain't Got No Savoir Faire".

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Opening night: 1 April 2014

Closing night: 13 April 2014


May be inappropriate for 6 and under.

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