Watch Your Step (musical)

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Watch Your Step
IreneCastle-hoop-1914.jpg
Irene Castle in a costume by Lucile
for Watch Your Step.
Music Irving Berlin
Lyrics Irving Berlin
Book Harry B. Smith
Productions 1914 Broadway

Watch Your Step is a musical with music and lyrics by Irving Berlin and a book by Harry B. Smith. It was Irving Berlin's debut musical. "Play a Simple Melody" and "They Always Follow Me Around" as well as "When I Discovered You" and "The Syncopated Walk" were introduced by this musical.

Productions[edit]

The original Broadway production, produced by Charles Dillingham, opened at the New Amsterdam Theatre on December 8, 1914. It ran for 175 performances[1] and featured in the cast Vernon and Irene Castle, Frank Tinney, Elizabeth Murray, Harry Kelly and Justine Johnstone.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Watch Your Step at the IBDB database (Retrieved on November 15, 2007)