OUT OF THIS WORLD



Composer: Cole Porter
Lyricist: Cole Porter

Opened: December 12, 1950, New Century Theatre, N.Y.C.
Performances: 157


Note: Only material not found on the original Broadway cast album is noted below.


At Long Last Love (added to the 1974 college production; originally used in YOU NEVER KNOW):

I have not attempted to compile discological information for this Porter standard.


Dance Of The Long Night (inst.):

1. Out Of This World, CD/DRG 94764 (Coffee Club Orchestra conducted by Rob Fisher)


The Dawn (inst.):

1. Out Of This World, CD/DRG 94764 (Coffee Club Orchestra conducted by Rob Fisher)


Dizzy Baby (added to the 1974 college production; cut from PARIS):

1. Cole, RCA (S) LRL2 5054 (Una Stubbs, Rod McLennan, Kenneth Nelson with orchestra conducted by John Burrows)


Entrance Of Night (inst.):

1. Out Of This World, CD/DRG 94764 (Coffee Club Orchestra conducted by Rob Fisher)


From This Moment On (cut; used in the film version of KISS ME, KATE):

I have not attempted to compile discological information for this Porter standard.


High Flyin' Wings On My Shoes (added to the 1973 revival; cut from the film LES GIRLS):

1. Cole Porter Revisited Vol. IV, Painted Smiles (S) PS-1371 (Arthur Siegel and The Men) [reissued as CD/Painted Smiles PSCD-117]


I Could Kick Myself (added to the 1973 revival; cut from the film LES GIRLS):

1. Unpublished Cole Porter Vol. II, Painted Smiles (S) PS-1358 (Carmen Alvarez and Blossom Dearie) [reissued as CD/Painted Smiles PSCD-125]


Maiden Fair:

1. Out Of This World, CD/DRG 94764 (La Chanze and Female Ensemble with the Coffee Club Orchestra conducted by Rob Fisher)


Most Gentlemen Don't Like Love (added to the 1974 college production; originally written for GREEK TO ME and used in LEAVE IT TO ME, THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ENTIRE WORLD AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF COLE PORTER, and COLE):

1. 78/Columbia 36310 (Mary Martin with Eddy Duchin and His Orchestra) [also 78/Brunswick 8282; 78/Brunswick 500.762; 78/Parlophone F 1619; reissued on From This Moment On: The Songs Of Cole Porter, CD/Smithsonian RD 047 AA-22481]
2. 78/Victor 26100 (Bea Wain and Chorus with Larry Clinton and His Orchestra)
3. 78/HMV BD-785 (Pat Kirkwood with Jack Hylton and Some Of His Boys) [reissued on The Ultimate Cole Porter - Volume III, CD/Pearl GEM 0194]
4. The Decline And Fall Of The Entire World As Seen Through The Eyes Of Cole Porter, Columbia (S) OS 2810 (Kaye Ballard, Carmen Alvarez, and Elmarie Wendel with orchestra conducted by Skip Redwine) [reissued as CD/Painted Smiles PSCD-124]
5. Dorothy Loudon At The Blue Angel, Coral (M) CRL 757265 (Dorothy Loudon with the Norman Paris Trio) [reissued on Dorothy Loudon At The Blue Angel And Other Rarities, CD/Stage Door STAGE 2320]
6. I Hate Men, RCA Camden (S) CAS-561 (Nancy Walker with Sid Bass and His Orchestra)
7. Cole, RCA (S) LRL2 5054 (Julia McKenzie, Elizabeth Power, and Angela Richards with orchestra conducted by John Burrows)
8. Rare! Hot! & Cole Porter, Philips (M) PHM 200-169 (Sheila M. Sanders)
9. At Long Last Love, RCA (S) ABL2-0967 (Eileen Brennan, Cybill Shepherd, and Madeline Kahn with music direction by Lionel Newman)
10. Make The Man Love Me, Seeco CELP 440 (Joyce Carr with orchestra conducted by Ellis Larkins) [reissued on Joyce Carr, CD/Audiophile 148]
11. Julie Wilson At The St. Regis, Vik X-1118 (Julie Wilson with the Marshall Grant Trio) [reissued as CD/BMG Japan 38190]
12. Julie Wilson At Brothers & Sisters, Arden (S) B&S 1 (Julie Wilson with William Roy at the piano)
13. Classic Cole, Columbia (S) M-34533 (Jan DeGaetani with Leo Smit, piano) [reissued as CD/Sony Music Special Products A 34533]
14. Julie Wilson Sings The Cole Porter Songbook, CD/DRG CDSL 5208 (Julie Wilson with William Roy, piano)
15. Hildegard Knef Singt Cole Porter, CD/Telefunken 0927-45404-2 (Hildegard Knef with orchestra conducted by Hans Hammerschmid)
16. Cole Porter: A Musical Toast, CD/Varese Sarabande VSD2-5826 (Deborah Nishimura, Jennifer Acquino, Denise Iketami, Diana Iketani, and Addie Yungmee with music direction by Ron Abel)
17. High Society, CD/EMI CDP 7 46777 2 (Female Chorus with orchestra directed by David Mellor)
18. A Swell Party RSVP Cole Porter, CD/No label 37101 35052 (KT Sullivan And Mark Nadler)
19. Feel That Rhythm, CD/Tuxedo (Cats & Jammers)
20. The Cole Porter Songbook, Vol. 2: Night And Day, CD/Polygram 511070 (Betty Carter)
21. My Shining Hour, CD/Leora 39221 (Mary Connelly with Greg Dyes, piano, Artie More, bass, and Kevin Smith, drums)
22. Street Of Dreams, CD/Gazell 2005 (Nancy Harrow with Bob Brookmeyer)
23. Why Shouldn't I?, CD/Orn Productions (Elaine Miles with Loyal McAvoy)
24. Wodka Cola, CD/Bayer BR 150 002 CD (Anke Hartwig and Chorus with orchestra directed by Dieter Glawischnig)
25. Leave It To Me!, CD/Music Box Recordings MBR42002 (Darlene Popovic, Illana Zauderer, Amy Lyn McDonald, Lisa Peers, and Lanie Hansen with music direction by Dave Dobrusky)


Oh, It Must Be Fun (unused):

1. Unpublished Cole Porter Vol. II, Painted Smiles (S) PS-1358 (Charles Rydell and Karen Morrow) [reissued as CD/Painted Smiles PSCD-125]


To Hell With Ev'rything But Us (unused):

1. Happy New Year Demo, Private LP (M) (unknown instrumental performance)


Tonight I Love You More (unused):

1. Discovery, RCA Victor (S) LSC-2986 (Larry Adler, harmonica, and Morton Gould and his Orchestra)


A Woman's Career (added to the 1973 revival; cut from KISS ME, KATE):

1. Cole Porter Revisited Vol. IV, Painted Smiles (S) PS-1371 (Katherine Hepburn) [reissued as CD/Painted Smiles PSCD-117]
2. Kiss Me, Kate, CD/EMI CDS 7 54033 2 (Josephine Barstow with the London Sinfonietta conducted by John McGlinn)


Why Do You Wanta Hurt Me So? (unused):

1. Cole Porter Revisited Vol. IV, Painted Smiles (S) PS-1371 (Helen Gallagher) [reissued as CD/Painted Smiles PSCD-117]


You Don't Remind Me (cut):

1. 78/Columbia 39056 (Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orchestra) [also 45/Columbia 4-39056; 7"/Columbia 1-911; reissued on Meet Jo Stafford, CD/Sepia Recordings 1014]
2. 78/ Columbia 39079 (Frank Sinatra with orchestra directed by Axel Stordahl) [also 45/Columbia 6936; 7"/Columbia 1-936; reissued on Sinatra Sings Cole Porter, CD/Columbia/Legacy CK 61058]
3. Classic Cole, Columbia (S) M-34533 (Jan DeGaetani with Leo Smit, piano) [reissued as CD/Sony Music Special Products A 34533]
4. Out Of This World, CD/DRG 94764 (Ken Page with the Coffee Club Orchestra conducted by Rob Fisher)


You're The Prize Guys Of Guys (added to the 1973 revival; cut from the film LES GIRLS):

1. Cole Porter Vol. III, Painted Smiles (S) PS-1370 (Helen Gallagher) [reissued as CD/Painted Smiles PSCD-105]


Unrecorded Material:

Away From It All (unused; musically similar to "You Don't Remind Me")
Hush, Hush, Hush (cut)
Lock Up Your Chickens (unused; no music survives)
Midsummer Night (unused)
We're On The Road To Athens (cut)
When Your Troubles Have Started (added to the 1973 revival and used in HAPPY NEW YEAR; cut from RED, HOT AND BLUE!)