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SO LONG, 174th STREET A Musical in 1 Act. Book by Joseph Stein. Based on his play Enter Laughing from the novel by Carl Reiner. Music and lyrics by Stan Daniels. Harkness Theatre, New York - Opened 27th April - closed 9th May, 1976 (16 perfs). SYNOPSIS The show focuses on the journey of young David Kolowitz from factory helper to actor - and from insecure adolescence to self-assured adulthood - in just three whirlwind days in New York City in the late 1930s. CAST (in order of appearance): David (Kolowitz) Stage Manager Girl Barrymore Pope King Roosevelt Eleanor Roosevelt Mr. Foreman Wanda Marvin Miss B Harry Hamburger: Waiter Pike Don Baxter Don Darwin Angela Marlowe Ziegfeld Papa Soda Jerk Butler Judge Peabody Man Chorus MUSICAL NUMBERS "David Kolowitz, the Actor" - David, Ensemble "It's Like" - David, Wanda "Undressing Girls With My Eyes" - David, Marvin, Girls "Bolero on Rye" - David, Miss B., Pike "Whoever You Are" - David "Say the Words" - Angela "My Son the Druggist" - Papa "You Touched Her" - David,Marvin, Men "Men" - Wanda, Soda Jerk, Girls "Boy Oh Boy" - David, Company "The Butler's Song" - Marlowe "Being With You" - Wanda, David "If You Want to Break Your Father's Heart" - David, Papa, Judge, Jury "So Long, 174th Street" - David, Family, Friends, Neighbours "David Kolowitz, the Actor" (reprise) - Company Finale - Company SCENES AND SETTINGS The action takes place at the present time and the late 1930s in New York City.