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View the 1956 Resident Company
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"The King and I"

Joyce Randolph "Plain and Fancy"

Starring Joyce Randolph

Pat Michon Jim Hawthorne "The Student Prince"
July 24 thru August 5, 1956

Jim Hawthorne (Prince Karl Franz)
Pat Michon (Kathie)

View the Playbill for 'The Student Prince'. View the Playbill. Courtesy: Mort Mather     Read a synopsis of "The Student Prince"

William Shriner as Frank Butler Betty Jane Watson as Annie Oakley "Annie Get Your Gun"
August 7 thru August 19, 1956

Betty Jane Watson (Annie Oakley)
William Shriner (Frank Butler)

View the Playbill for this show. View the Playbill. Courtesy: Mort Mather     Read a synopsis of "Annie Get Your Gun"


August 21 thru September 9, 1956
    Read a synopsis of "Can Can"

Robert Casper Gene Blakely "The Teahouse of the August Moon"
September 11 thru September 30, 1956

Gene Blakely (Captain Fisby)
Robert Casper (Sakini)

View the Playbill for 'The Teahouse of the August Moon'. View the Playbill. Courtesy: Mort Mather

1956 Resident Company
Bertram Yarborough
Bertram Yarborough
Donald Pippin

Donald Pippin
Musical Director
Don Farnworth
Don Farnworth
Donn Fischer

Donn Fischer
No Photo Available
Leo Russotto
Assistant Conductor
Choral Director
No Photo Available
Bernard Pollock

1956 Central Company Staff for Lambertville, Neptune, Camden County Music Circuses
General Manager Roy A. Somlyo
Stage Manager Bertram Yarborough
Press Representative Max Eisen
Stage Decor and Costume Coordinator Donn Fischer
Associate Director Eric Schepard
Decoreographer James Taylor
Accounting Lutz & Carr, CPAs

1956 Production Staff for Lambertville Music Circus
General Manager Arthur Gerold
Production Stage Manager Woody Spears
Operational Director Win Partello
Treasurer Harry Mulhern
Personnel Manager of Orchestra Percy Ryder, Joseph Higham
Theater Party Representatives Betty Ray Borth, Gary McHugh
Assistant Manager William Dreyer
Properties Abby Klueppelberg
Asst. to Boss Canvas Man Jonas Kilmer
Costume Coordinator Arthur Ducette
Apprentices Ken Slotnick, Virgil Doyle
Ruth Salkovitz, Nancy Huff

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