FRED ASTAIRE IN “GAY DIVORCE” with Dorothy Stone and Luella Gear. Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Dwight Taylor. Musical adaptation by Kenneth Webb and Samuel Hoffenstein. Directed by Howard Lindsay. (SAM S. SHUBERT THEATRE PROGRAM).

FRED ASTAIRE IN “GAY DIVORCE” with Dorothy Stone and Luella Gear. Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Dwight Taylor. Musical adaptation by Kenneth Webb and Samuel Hoffenstein. Directed by Howard Lindsay. (SAM S. SHUBERT THEATRE PROGRAM).

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“Gay Divorce” was Fed Astaire’s last Broadway show before he left for Hollywood. After tryouts in Boston and New Haven, the musical opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on November 29, 1932 and transferred to the Shubert Theatre on January 16, 1933. This program is for the week of June 5, 1933.
Astaire opened in the show at the Palace Theatre in London’s West End on November 2, 1933. In 1934, the musical was made into a film by RKO Radio Pictures. Retitled “The Gay Divorcee”, it st

FRED ASTAIRE IN “GAY DIVORCE” with Dorothy Stone and Luella Gear. Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Dwight Taylor. Musical adaptation by Kenneth Webb and Samuel Hoffenstein. Directed by Howard Lindsay. (SAM S. SHUBERT THEATRE PROGRAM).

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