Gwen Verdon “New Girl In Town” broadside, 1957

“Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Bob Fosse”
NewGirlInTownDetail image of original theater broadside or handout flyer for the 1957 Broadway production New Girl in Town presenting Gwen Verdon and Thelma Ritter with top billing.  New Girl in Town was a new musical produced by Harold Prince located at the “Shubert Theatre” with book by George Abbot having praised “Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Bob Fosse.”

NewGirlGwenPictured above is a candid Kodak image of Gwen Verdon in costume on stage during her 1957 Tony Award winning Broadway musical performance role as Anna Christie in New Girl in Town.

New Girl in Town overview image of original broadside Broadway cast listing as performed in 1957 at the Shubert Theatre New York City. New Girl in Town is based upon the stage play “Anna Christie” by America’s greatest playwright Eugene O’Neil and takes place along the New York City water front at the turn of the century.

NewGirlInTownFrtMeasuring overall 9 1/2 x 6 inches overall, black ink printed on light green paper, with center fold and many creases, one small puncture, and slight margin tears present.

Verso overview image of New Girl In Town broadside original musical act number synopsis, situated “NEAR THE WATER FRONT, NEW YORK CITY, AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY.”

NewGirlInTownVersoHaving verso top advertisement for headlined “New Show-of-the-Month Club” offering reduced-price tickets for “$1” or one dollar to a three month trial attending shows in Boston announced by “PANORAMA, Boston’s entertainment guide magazine.”