- Too Many Girls (musical)
name= Too Many Girls
caption= Cover of sheet music (cropped)
George Marion Jr.Cast (Broadway version) Desi Arnaz Eddie Bracken Richard Kollmar Van Johnson
Cast (Hollywood version)
Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Richard Carlson Eddie Bracken Van Johnson
"Too Many Girls" is a Broadway musical comedy and a 1940 film version of the show, starring
"Too Many Girls" opened
October 18, 1939, with music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Lorenz Hartand book by George Marion Jr.It was produced by George Abbott. It ran for 249 performances at the Imperial Theatre, moving to the Broadway Theatrein 1940.
The cast included
Desi Arnaz, Richard Kollmar, Eddie Bracken, and Van Johnson.
Arnaz, Bracken, and Johnson repeated their roles in the 1940
RKO Radio Picturesmovie version. During the filming, Arnaz met future wife Lucille Ball, who was co-starring in the film. For some reason the popular song "I Like to Recognize the Tune" did not appear in the film version, but it did appear in a later Lucille Ball film, Meet the People( MGM, 1944).
* "Heroes in the Fall"
* "Tempt Me Not"
* "My Prince"
* "’Cause We Got Cake"
* "Love Never Went to College"
* "All Dressed Up (Spic and Spanish)"
I Like to Recognize the Tune"
* "Look Out"
* "The Sweethearts of the Team"
* "She Could Shake the Maracas"
I Didn't Know What Time It Was"
* "Too Many Girls"
Give it Back to the Indians"
* [http://www.ibdb.com/show.asp?ID=10876 "Too Many Girls" at IBDB]
* [http://www.lorenzhart.org/girls.htm Overview of show]
* [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0033173 "Too Many Girls" (1940) at IMDB]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Too Many Girls — may refer to:*Too Many Girls (musical), a 1939 Broadway musical comedy and a 1940 film version *Two Many Girls (The Monkees episode), 1967 episode of TV show The Monkees … Wikipedia
Too Many Girls — ist eine Musical Comedy mit der Musik von Richard Rodgers und Gesangstexten von Lorenz Hart; das Buch wurde von George Marion Jr. geschrieben. George Abbott produzierte und leitete die Musical Inszenierung. Die Uraufführung fand am 18. Oktober… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Musical theatre — The Black Crook (1866), considered by some historians to be the first musical Musical theatre is a form of theatre combining songs, spoken dialogue, acting, and dance. The emotional content of the piece – humor, pathos, love, anger – … Wikipedia
Girls Aloud — performing live. Background information Origin London, England Genres … Wikipedia
Too Short — Infobox Musical artist Name = Too Short Img capt = Background = solo singer Birth name = Todd Anthony Shaw Alias = Short Dawg, Shorty the Pimp, Too Short Baby, The One and Only, Playboy Short Born = birth date and age|1966|4|28 small|Oakland,… … Wikipedia
List of musical films by year — The following is a list of musical films, listed in chronological order. (See also List of notable musical theatre productions, List of operettas, List of Bollywood films, List of top Bollywood films, List of rock musicals.) 1920s 1927* The Jazz… … Wikipedia
Spice Girls — The Spice Girls at their final reunion concert in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (26 February 2008) Background information Origin London, England, UK … Wikipedia
List of villains and monsters in Demashita! Powerpuff Girls Z — This article contains information on the villains and monsters in the anime Demashita! Powerpuff Girls Z, produced by Cartoon Network, Toei Animation, and Aniplex.Like the Powerpuff Girls, most of the villains were normal everyday… … Wikipedia
List of Gilmore Girls characters — Back row: Lane, Michel, Paris, Emily, Richard, Sookie, Miss Patty, Kirk; Front row: Jess, Luke, Lorelai, Rory, Dean This is a list of characters for the comedy drama television series Gilmore Girls. Contents … Wikipedia
On the Town (musical) — On the Town On the Town Cast Recording Music Leonard Bernstein Lyrics Betty Comden Adolph Green Book … Wikipedia