|Schrijvers||: Howard Lindsay, Irving Berlin, Russel Crouse|
|Componist||: Irving Berlin|
For his final Broadway score, Irving Berlin went straight to the top-the exalted office of President of the United States-to evoke the humanity within the First Family. President Stephen Decatur Henderson is en route to Russia when the proposed Soviet tour is canceled. Although a breach of protocol, he determines to land in Moscow nonetheless and the resulting humiliation costs him re-election. While his wife and two children are grateful to return home, the former President is not. He yearns to return to political life but when the offer of a Senate seat comes with compromising conditions attached, he turns it down. His love of country is primary though, and eventually he proudly returns to government at the behest of the new president.
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Instrumentatie: Orchestration Package (18 Books)
Large singing-dancing ensemble with several small roles
President Stephen Decatur Henderson
Nell Henderson - his wife
Leslie Henderson - his daughter
Larry Henderson - his son
Walter O'Connor - a Secretary in the Cabinet
Tippy Taylor - a secretary
Pat Gregory - of the Secret Service
Charley Wayne - of the Secret Service
A Russian Soldier
Colonel Wilson - a pilot of the President's plane
Mrs. Lotta Pendleton
Sergeant Stone - of the State Police
Governor Harmon Bardahl