"Kiss Me, Kate" - New Century Theatre (1948)

Our playbill for this production of "Kiss Me, Kate" at the New Century Theatre is dated the week beginning April 3, 1950.


Name Role
Alfred Drake Fred Graham (Petruchio)
Thomas Hoier Harry Trevor (Baptista)
Lisa Kirk Lois Lane (Bianca)
Don Mayo Ralph, stage manager
Patricia Morison Lilli Vanessi (Katharine)
Helen Dowdy Hattie
Lorenzo Fuller Paul
Harold Lang Bill Calhoun (Lucentio)
Harry Clark First Man
Jack Diamond Second Man
Dan Brennan Stage Doorman
Denis Green Harrison Howell
Eddie Sledge Specialty Dancer
Edwin Clay First Suitor (Gremio)
Charles Wood Second Suitor (Hortensio), Singing ensemble
John Castello Haberdasher, Dancer
Peggy Ferris Singing ensemble
Christine Matsios Singing ensemble
Joan Kibrig Singing ensemble
Gay Laurence Singing ensemble
Ethel Madsen Singing ensemble
Helen Rice Singing ensemble
Matilda Strazza Singing ensemble
Tom Bole Singing ensemble
George Cassidy Singing ensemble
Herb Fields Singing ensemble
Noel Gordon Singing ensemble
Allan Lowell Singing ensemble
Stan Rose Singing ensemble
Richard Wicks Singing ensemble
Shirley Eckl Dancer
Janet Gaylord Dancer
Jean Houloose Dancer
Doreen Oswald Dancer
Ingrid Secretan Dancer
Gissella Svetlik Dander
Jean Haas Dancer
Harry Asmus Dancer
Marc Breaux Dancer
Victor Duntiere Dancer
Tom Hanson Dancer
Glen Tetley Dancer
Rudy Tone Dancer


Name Position
Saint Subber Producer
Lemuel Ayers Producer, Settings & Costumes
Cole Porter Music & Lyrics
Sam Spewack Book
Bella Spewack Book
John C. Wilson Director
Hanya Holm Choreography
Pembroke Davenport Musical Director
Robert Russell Bennett Orchestration
Genevieve Pitot Incidental Ballet Music
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