Theatre Information

Barbican Centre (London, )
(Barbican/Moorgate) Silk Street

One Touch of Venus Production Information


August 01, 1992

Closing:September 06, 1992
# Performances:5
Theatres: Barbican Centre (London, )
8/1/1992 - 9/6/1992

Production Type:Concert Revival
Production Status:
Run Type:Limited Run
Market:London Fringe
Version:Original Broadway Version


Other Productions of One Touch of Venus

1943   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1983   Off-Broadway Off-Broadway Concert
1987   Regional (US) Goodspeed Revival
Regional (US)
1992   London Fringe Lost Musicals Concert
London Fringe
1996   Off-Broadway Encores! Concert
1996   Off-Broadway
2000   Chicago Ovations! Concert
2000   London Fringe Lost Musicals Concert
London Fringe


Audio Recordings

1943  Composer's Demo
1943  Original Broadway Cast
1948  Film Soundtrack
1981  Studio Cast
1989 (i)  Excerpts (Kurt Weill Revisited, Vol. I)
1989 (ii)  Excerpts (Kurt Weill Revisited, Vol. II)
unknown  Studio Cast

Radio Productions

1951 Radio Cast
1995 BBC Radio Concert

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical


  • Love in a Mist (working 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

New Art Is True Art
One Touch of Venus
How Much I Love You
a.k.a. That’s How Much I Love You
I'm a Stranger Here Myself
Forty Minutes for Lunch
West Wind
Way Out West in Jersey
Foolish Heart
The Trouble with Women
Speak Low
a.k.a. Speak Low (When You Speak Love)
Dr. Crippen
Very, Very, Very
Catch Hatch
That's Him
Wooden Wedding
Venus in Ozone Heights

Cut prior to opening

Who Dealt?
Venus Was a Modest Goddess
Love in a Mist
The Jersey Plunk
Too Soon
Who Am I?
It Must Be Ernie


Vive la Difference
Westwind Dance
You'll Find It on the Bill
Fresh Air and Excercise
Same Time, Same Place

Added to the 1948 film version

That's Him [ii]
Don't Look Now but My Heart Is Showing
My Week

Written for the 1948 film version

The Picture on the Wall
Love Rhymes with You