Song of Norway

(No reviews yet) Write a Review
Adding to cart… The item has been added

Song of Norway (Musical)

Robert Shafer, Janet Hamer, Kent Edwards, Gerald Matthews - 1945 Broadway Production


Song of Norwayis an operetta written in 1944 by Robert Wright and George Forrest, adapted from the music of Edvard Grieg and the book by Milton Lazarus and Homer Curran. A very loose film adaptation with major changes to both the book and music was released in 1970. The original Broadway cast featured Irra Petina as fictional opera singer Louisa Giovanni. The show featured dances, both ballet and Norwegian folk dances, choreographed by George Balanchine and performed by the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo. Maria Tallchief, one of the featured dancers, married Balanchine during the run of the show.

This Playbill is from the 1945 Broadway Production, Produced by Mr Lester.

Starring: Robert Shafer, Janet Hamer, Kent Edwards, Gerald Matthews, Burk Runser, Patti Brady, Jackie Lee, Helena Bliss, Lawrence Brooks, Walter Kingsford, Philip White.

Size 165 x 225 mm
Large format, information show and cast, and great old ads, a must for any collector.
Condition: Used Fair - Good 7/10
(Please Note scans are low res for fast loading)

Each Order will incur a $5.00 handling fee (including free shipping)
All Prices Shown are in USD (United States of America Dollars)
All Payments by Paypal Just Checkout as GUEST no need to register
All associated graphics, logos, trader marks, trade names or copyrights are the property of the original owner and are used here for factual and educational purposes only.
If there are any errors please contact us with corrections