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South Pacific

Production Info

Performed March 14-17, 21-24, April 10-13, 1957, at Whitman Theatre, 21 Park Street. Cast: Pamela Nash and Denise Alexander (Ngana); Kenneth Ord and Buddy Carlisle (Jerome); Dick Geist (Henri, Yeoman Herbert Quale); Mary McKay (Nellie Forbush); Ed Ballengee (Emile de Becque); Grace Carlisle (Bloody Mary); Sharon Scott (Bloody Mary's Asst.); Bill Douglas (Luther Billis); Nagle Jackson (Professor); George White (Lt. Joseph Cable); Ingrid Erben (Lani); Don Priest (Capt. George Brackett); Bob Shearer (Commdr. William Harbison); Emery Friese (Kenneth Johnson); Glenn Haggen (Richard West); Ted Hansen (Morton Wise); Jim Anderson (Tom O'Brien); Jim Martine (Bob McCaffrey); Jerry McVay (Hamilton Steeves); Paul Hennig (Thomas Hassinger); Gary Davis (Jerome Jeffries); Jim Young (Sven Larsen); Bob Hutchinson (Jack Waters); Sonja Christopher (Genevieve Marshall); Diane Minkler (Lisa Manelli); Kate Hoshaw (Connie Walewska); Sherri Coleman (Hanet McGregor); Selma Poulson (Bessie Noonan); Marian Green (Pamela Whitmore); Sally Yoder (Rita Adams); Kay Lawson (Sue Yaeger); Margaret Savage (Betty Pitt); Nany Hansen (Dinah Murphy); Charlotte Wilson (Liat); Gary Davis (Buzz Adams); Glenna Gean Rust (Mae Ellis); Judy Burdick (Flossie Wicks); Ingrid Erben (Rhoda Dickerman); Ruth Harrer (Peg Lyons); Marlene Carpenter (Harriett Jacobs); Gail Cunningham (Lura Sheridan); Carol Roraback (Leona Ludwick); Maryse Kirschner (Eula Berry); Judy McClane (Myrtle Drennan); Marilyn Schilling (Elizabeth Losey); Pat Dotson (Ann Schisler); Rhoda Daly (Gladys Marlowe); Corps de Ballet: Selma Poulson, Paul Hennig, Judy McClane, Sherri Coleman, Marilyn Schilling, Carol Roraback, Kate Hoshaw, Sally Waddoups, Diane Minkler, Dick Geist, Jim Anderson Musical Director: Kenneth Schilling; Asst. Director: Nagle Jackson; Choreography: Ann Martinson; Asst. Stage Managers: Shirley Ruble, Shirley Jones, Sally Waddoups; Electricians: Corinne Bellas, Steve Merrill; Costume Mistresses: Sara Bossatti, Beverly Chichestea; Co-House Managers: Molly Longmoor, Kay Corley Orchestra: Piano: Kay Schubert; Biolin: Rosemary Hollister, Darragh Ells; Cello: Susan Gardner; Flute: Mary Ellen Growing; Clarinet: Larry Edison; Trumpet: Ann Schnell; Trombone: Bryan Russell; String Bass: David Fagan; Drums: Jerry Gates Director of Whitman Theatre: Rod Alexander; Asst. Director: Arlene DuMond

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Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan; Music by Richard Rogers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II


Rod Alexander

Stage Manager

Carol Rometch, Carol Bramhall

Tech Director

Arlene DuMond

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