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Silk Stockings

Silk Stockings
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Original Cast Recording
MusicCole Porter
LyricsCole Porter
BookGeorge S. Kaufman
Leueen MacGrath
Abe Burrows
BasisMelchior Lengyel's story Ninotchka
1939 film Ninotchka
Productions1955 Broadway

Silk Stockings is a musical with a book by George S. Kaufman, Leueen MacGrath, and Abe Burrows and music and lyrics by Cole Porter. The musical is loosely based on the Melchior Lengyel story Ninotchka and the 1939 film adaptation it inspired.[1] It ran on Broadway in 1955.[2] This was the last musical that Porter wrote for the stage.

  1. ^ "Ninotchka". Turner Classic Movies. Atlanta: Turner Broadcasting System (Time Warner). Retrieved August 18, 2016.
  2. ^ "Silk Stockings". The Broadway Musical Home. New York City. Retrieved August 19, 2016.