- The Passing Show of 1918
"The Passing Show of 1918" is a
Broadway musical revuewhich opened in the Winter Garden Theateron July 25, 1918. Playing for 142 performances, it closed on November 9of the same year. The show was produced by Lee and Jacob J. Shubert.
The show featured music of
Sigmund Rombergand Jean Schwartzwith book and lyrics by Harold Atteridge. It is noted as an early appearance of Fred Astaireand the debut of the hit songs I'm Forever Blowing Bubblesand Smiles.
* [http://www.ibdb.com/production.asp?ID=8316 The Passing Show of 1918 on Internet Broadway Database]
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