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John Golden Theatre (New York, NY)
252 West 45th St.

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Tintypes Production Information


October 13, 1980 (11 previews)


October 23, 1980

Closing:January 11, 1981
# Performances:93
Theatres: John Golden Theatre (New York, NY)
10/13/1980 - 1/11/1981

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


Other Productions of Tintypes

1979   Regional (US) World Premiere
Regional (US)
1979   Off-Broadway
1980   Off-Broadway Original Off-Broadway Production
1980   Regional (US) Regional Production
Regional (US)
1980   Broadway Broadway Transfer
1981   Cleveland Play House Production
1981   Virginia Museum Theatre Production
1981   Cricket Theatre Production
1981   Dallas Theatre Center Production
1981   Stage West Production
1982   Actorsí Theatre of Louisville Production
1982   South Coast Rep Production


Audio Recordings

1980  Original Cast

Show Information



  • Tintypes: A Ragtime Revue (original title)

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

Ragtime Nightingale
Yankee Doodle Boy
a.k.a. Yankee Doodle Dandy
a.k.a. Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay!
I Don't Care
Come Take a Trip in My Airship
Kentucky Babe
There'll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight
a.k.a. Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight
Stars and Stripes Forever
Behold, El Capitan
a.k.a. El Capitan
Pastime Rag
Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis
a.k.a. Meet Me in St. Louis
Waltz Me Around Again, Willie
a.k.a. Waltz Me Around Again Willie
Wabash Cannonball
In My Merry Oldsmobile
Wayfaring Stranger
a.k.a. Wayfarin' Stranger
Motherless Child
a.k.a. Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
Aye, Lye, Lyu Lye
I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen
America, the Beauiful
a.k.a. America the Beautiful
Wait for the Wagon
What It Takes to Make Me Love You--You've Got It
The Maiden with the Dreamy Eyes
If I Were on the Stage
Shortnin' Bread
Elite Syncopations
I'm Goin' to Live Anyhow, 'Til I Die
a.k.a. I'm Going to Live Anyhow
The Ragtime Dance
I Want What I Want When I Want It
It's Delightful to Be Married
a.k.a. Fifty Fifty
American Beauty
Then I'd Be Satisfied with Life
Jonah Man
a.k.a. The Jonah Man
When It's All Goin' Out and Nothin' Comin' In
We Shall Not Be Moved
Hello, Ma Baby
Teddy Da Roose
A Bird in a Gilded Cage
Bill Bailey
a.k.a. Bill Bailey Won't You Please Come Home
a.k.a. Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home?
She's Getting More Like the White Folks Every Day
You're a Grand Old Flag
a.k.a. You're a Grand Old Rag

Cut during the off-Broadway run

Shine on Harvest Moon
Bicycle Built for Two
a.k.a. Daisy Bell
a.k.a. Daisy, Daisy
The Soldiers in the Park

Cut prior to New York

The Streets of New York
a.k.a. In Old New York
Ballin' the Jack
a.k.a. Balling the Jack
Ida, Sweet as Apple Cider
Strike Up the Band!
a.k.a. Strike Up the Band
Iron Horse
St. Louis Blues

Tintypes - 1980 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Jerry Zaks
Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Choreography
Mary Kyte
Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Gary Pearle
Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Mary Catherine Wright
Carolyn Mignini
Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Musical