The Vamp

Original Broadway Production (1955)

Production Info

Previews: November 8, 1955 (2 prev.)
Opening November 10, 1955
Closing: December 31, 1955
Length of Run: 60 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: Broadway
Location: New York, NY

Credits Highlights

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Director
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Choreography
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Production Supervisor

Cast

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Flora Weems
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Oliver J. Oxheart
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Stark Clayton
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Uncle Garvey
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Elsie Chelsea
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Barney Ostertag
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Charlie
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Bessie Bisco
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Dick Hicks
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Myron H. Hubbard

Musical Numbers

Act One

  • The Spiel .... Hubbard, Bessie, Patrons of the Coliseum
  • The Flickers .... Ticket Girl and Patrons
  • Keep Your Nose to the Grindstone .... Flora, Garvey and Hester
  • That's Where a Man Fits In .... Flora
  • I've Always Loved You .... Flora and Farm Folk
  • You're Colossal .... Elsie and Dick
  • Fan Club Chant .... Movie Fans
  • Have You Met Delilah? .... Oxheart
  • Yeemy Yeemy .... Flora, Oriental Entourage
  • The Vamps .... Matt Mattox, Barbara Heath, Cathryn Damon, Fans
  • Delilah's Dilemma .... Flora and Movie Fans

Act Two

  • Four Little Misfits .... Elsie, Bessie, Dick, Charlie
  • Samson and Delilah .... Flora as Delilah, Matt Mattox, Samson, Whipman, High Priest, Cathryn Damon, Movie Co.
  • Why Does It Have to Be You? .... Oxheart
  • Ragtime Romeo .... Bessie, Charlie and Boys
  • I'm Everybody's Baby .... Flora
  • I'm Everybody's Baby (Reprise) .... Flora, Ostertag, Dick, Hubbard and Clayton
  • The Impossible She .... Oxheart and OHO Boys
  • Finale .... Company

Additional Musical Numbers Lists

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Trivia & History

The title was changed from Delilah during the tryout.

Posters & Promo Art

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Production Info

Previews: November 8, 1955 (2 prev.)
Opening November 10, 1955
Closing: December 31, 1955
Length of Run: 60 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: Broadway
Location: New York, NY

Venues

Main Run

Tryout

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