Lady, Be Good


LADY, BE GOOD was the very first Broadway collaboration of the Gershwin brothers. The show tells the story of a brother and sister who are out of money but will do anything to help one another.

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  • Music by George Gershwin
    Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
    Book by Guy Bolton and Fred Thompson, adapted by Tommy Krasker

  • 1       Piano Conductor’s Score
    1       Prompt Book
    14     Dialogue Parts
    9       Vocal Parts
    25     Chorus Parts

  • Dick Trevor
    Susie Trevor
    Jack Robinson
    Josephine Vanderwater
    Daisy Parke
    Bertie Bassett
    Watty Watkins
    Shirley Vernon
    Jeff White
    Manuel Estrada
    Rufus Parke
    Three Moving Men
    A Policeman
    A Flunkey
    A Delivery Boy
    A Butler
    A Waiter

  • LADY, BE GOOD opened on Broadway at the Liberty Theatre, December 1, 1924 and played for 330 performances starring Fred Astaire and his sister, Adele Astaire.

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