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Based on "The Kensington Stories" by Sally Benson


Based on the film "Meet Me in St. Louis" by MGM

Based on The Kensington Stories by Sally Benson and the MGM motion picture Meet Me In St. Louis starring Judy Garland, Meet Me In St. Louis: A Live Radio Play will feature songs by Hugh Martin and Ralph Blaine, including the classics such as: "The Boy Next Door," "Skip To My Lou," "The Trolley Song," "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" and "Meet Me in St. Louis." The 2013 Radio Play is adapted by another Playhouse veteran, Joe Landry from the book by Hugh Wheeler.

History:

Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Previews: October 19, 1989
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Closing:June 10, 1990

Gershwin Theatre (Broadway)

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Meet Me in St. Louis Frequently Asked Questions

What Tony Awards has Meet Me in St. Louis been nominated for?
Best Musical , Best Book of a Musical for Hugh Wheeler, Best Choreography for Joan Brickhill Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Hugh Martin and Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre for Ralph Blane.

What songs are in Meet Me in St. Louis and what's the order?
Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis
The Boy Next Door
Be Anything But a Girl
Banjos
Ghosties and Ghoulies and Things That Go Bump in the Night
Halloween Ballet
Wasn't It Fun?
The Trolley Song
Ice
Raving Beauty
A Touch of the Irish
You Are for Loving
A Day in New York
The First Noel
The Ball
Diamonds in the Starlight
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Paging Mr. Sousa
Over the Bannister (Leans a Face)
You'll Hear a Bell
If I Had an Igloo
Thanksgiving
You're a Very Lucky Girl
It's Time to Trim the Tree
Almost
How Do I Look?
What's His Name
When You Were Sweet Sixteen
You and I
I Was Drunk Last Night
When Does This Feeling Go Away?
After the Ball
If You Were the Only Girl in the World
Under the Bamboo Tree
Whenever I'm with You
Skip to My Lou

What is the order of songs in Meet Me in St. Louis and what's the order?
Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis
The Boy Next Door
Be Anything But a Girl
Banjos
Ghosties and Ghoulies and Things That Go Bump in the Night
Halloween Ballet
Wasn't It Fun?
The Trolley Song
Ice
Raving Beauty
A Touch of the Irish
You Are for Loving
A Day in New York
The First Noel
The Ball
Diamonds in the Starlight
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Paging Mr. Sousa
Over the Bannister (Leans a Face)
You'll Hear a Bell
If I Had an Igloo
Thanksgiving
You're a Very Lucky Girl
It's Time to Trim the Tree
Almost
How Do I Look?
What's His Name
When You Were Sweet Sixteen
You and I
I Was Drunk Last Night
When Does This Feeling Go Away?
After the Ball
If You Were the Only Girl in the World
Under the Bamboo Tree
Whenever I'm with You
Skip to My Lou

What productions of Meet Me in St. Louis have there been?
Meet Me in St. Louis has had 6 productions including Regional (US) which opened in 1960, Broadway which opened in 1989, Broadway which opened in 1989, Off-Broadway which opened in 2004, Off-Broadway which opened in 2006 and St. Louis, MO (Regional) which opened in 2018.