Theatre Information

Imperial Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
249 West 45th St.

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Let 'Em Eat Cake Production Information


October 21, 1933

Closing:January 06, 1934
# Performances:90
Theatres: Imperial Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
10/21/1933 - 1/6/1934

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run


Other Productions of Let 'Em Eat Cake

1933   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1978   Regional (US) Regional Revival
Regional (US)
1987   New York New York Concert
New York


Audio Recordings

1987  Concert Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

Score Overview

The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Tweedledee for President
Union Square
Down with Everything That's Up
Shirts By the Millions
Comes the Revolution
Climb Up the Social Ladder
a.k.a. The New Blue D.A.R.
Cloistered from the Noisy City
a.k.a. The Union League
On and On and On
I've Brushed My Teeth
a.k.a. What More Can a General Do?
Double Dummy Drill
The General's Gone to a Party
Mothers of the Nation
a.k.a. All the Mothers of the Nation
Let 'Em Eat Cake
Blue, Blue, Blue
a.k.a. Fashion Show
Who's the Greatest--?
a.k.a. Who's the Greatest . . .?
a.k.a. Who's the Greatest?
The League of Nations
No Comprenez, No Capish, No Versteh!
When Nations Get Together
Team, Team, Team
When the Judges Doff the Ermine
a.k.a. No Better Way to Start a Case
Up and At 'Em
That's What He Did
I Know a Foul Ball
Throttle Throttlebottom
A Hell of a Hole
It Isn't What You Did
a.k.a. It Isn't What You Did, It's What You Didn't
Let 'Em Eat Caviar
Hanging Throttlebottom in the Morning

Cut prior to opening

Why Speak of Money
a.k.a. Why Speak of Money?
a.k.a. Why Speak of Money When There's Love
Oyez! Oyez! Oyez!
a.k.a. Oyez, Oyez, Oyez


First Lady and First Gent