Theatre Information

Ziegfeld Theatre (New York, NY)
6th Avenue at W. 54th St., Roof

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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Production Information


December 08, 1949

Closing:September 15, 1951
# Performances:740
Theatres: Ziegfeld Theatre (New York, NY)
12/8/1949 - 9/15/1951

Ziegfeld Theatre (New York, NY)
12/8/1949 - 9/15/1951

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


Other Productions of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

1949   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1952   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
1962   West End London Revival
West End
1995   Broadway Broadway Revival
2005   Regional (US) Regional Concert
Regional (US)
2012   New York Encores! Concert
New York


Audio Recordings

1949  Original Broadway Cast
1953  Film Soundtrack
1962  London Revival Cast
1995  Broadway Revival Cast
2004  Excerpts (The Broadway Musicals of 1949)

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

It's High Time
Bye Bye Baby
a.k.a. Bye, Bye, Baby
A Little Girl from Little Rock
I Love What I'm Doing
Just a Kiss Apart
The Practice Scherzo
a.k.a. Scherzo
It's Delightful Down in Chile
In the Champs de Mars
I'm A'Tingle, I'm A'Glow
House on Rittenhouse Square
You Say You Care
Mamie Is Mimi
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Homesick Blues
Keeping Cool with Coolidge
Button Up with Esmond

Written for the 1953 film version

When Love Goes Wrong
Ain't There Anyone Here for Love?
Down, Boy

Added to the 1962 revival

You Kill Me