Gene in Pal Joey: The Playbill

Here are some images from the Pal Joey issue of The Playbill dated March 24, 1941. The Broadway show, featuring Gene in the lead role, premiered on Christmas Eve 1940 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. This was Gene’s breakout role that soon led to the move to Hollywood.


Lover of the 1940s, Gene Kelly, history, and Jesus. You can follow Kelly on Twitter and/or browse her Tumblr, Reminiscing for the Nostalgic.

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