On Your Toes

Major Productions

Below is a list of Broadway, London and touring productions in the database. For a complete list, including regional, click here or at the bottom of the Productions box.

Original Broadway Production (1936)
New York, NY
National Tour (1937)
London Production (1937)
London, England
Broadway Revival (1954)
New York, NY
Broadway Revival (1983)
New York, NY
National Tour (1984)
London Revival (1984)
London, England
Los Angeles Production (1986)
London Revival (2003)
London, England
Encores! Concert (2013)
New York, NY

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Original score

Cut prior to opening

Added to 1954 revival

Studio Cast Recordings

Recordings listed here were done in the studio specifically to release as recordings. They do not represent cast recordings of a particular production.

Studio Cast (1952)
Portia Nelson, Jack Cassidy, Laurel Shelby, Ray Hyson, Robert Eckles

Demos & Pre-Production Recordings

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Original Authors

Later Contributors

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Book (adaptation)...

GENRE: Musical Comedy


Source Material

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While teaching music at Knickerbocker University, Phil "Junior" Dolan III tries to persuade Sergei Alexandrovich, the director of the Russian Ballet, to stage the jazz ballet "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue". After becoming involved with the company's prima ballerina, Vera Baranova, Junior is forced to assume the male lead in "Slaughter". Trouble ensues when he becomes the target of two thugs hired by Vera’s lover and dance partner to kill him

Alternate Titles

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Trivia & History

The character name Vera Barnova was changed to Vera Baronova for the 1983 revival and the 2013 Encores! production.

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Related Shows

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